Blue Steel

BLUE STEEL (18)
D: Kathryn Bigelow
MGM/Vestron/Lightning/Precision (Edward R. Pressman & Oliver Stone)
USA 🇺🇸 1990
102 mins
 
Crime/Thriller
 
W: Kathryn Bigelow & Eric Red
DP: Amit Mokri
Ed: Hal Levinsohn
Mus: Brad Fiedel
 
Jamie Lee Curtis (Megan Turner), Ron Silver (Eugene Hunt), Clancy Brown (Nick Mann), Elizabeth Pena (Tracy Perez), Louise Fletcher (Shirley Turner), Philip Bosco (Frank Turner)
 
A conventional thriller with a twist on gender. Jamie Lee Curtis playing a novice cop who falls in love with the chief suspect during a murder investigation.
It's all quite predictable and not particularly memorable, but is worth a watch for an exceptionally good Jamie Lee Curtis performance.
5/10

Jamie Lee Curtis in Blue Steel
Jamie Lee Curtis in Blue Steel