The Stunt Man

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Stunt Man (1980, USA) is a Genre Mix Em Up film directed by Richard Rush


Main Details

  • Released on June 27, 1980
  • Color
  • Running time: 131 minutes
  • Production Co.: Melvin Simon Productions
  • Distribution Co.: 20th Century Fox
  • Directed by: Richard Rush
  • Written by: Richard Rush (adaptation), Lawrence B. Marcus (screenplay), Paul Broeder (novel)
  • Starring: Peter O'Toole, Steve Railsback, Barbara Hershey
  • Cinematography by Mario Tosi


  • A Vietnam Veteran on the run ducks into a movie set and accidentally kills the stuntman. The director hides him by making him the new stuntman.


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