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The Hard Way

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6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo75%
Action & Adventure Comedy 
Rated: 18+ (R)19911h 51mOn: Cinemax 

Seeking to raise his credibility as an actor and to land a role as a tough cop on a new show, Hollywood action star Nick Lang works a deal with New York City Police Capt. Brix, who by chance is one of his fans. Nick will be paired with detective Lt. John Moss and learn how to act like a real cop. But when Nick drives John crazy with questions and imitating him, he gets in the way of John's pursuit of a serial killer.The Hard Way featuring Michael J. Fox and James Woods is streaming on Cinemax, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 4 others. It's an action & adventure and comedy movie with a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 75% and an average IMDb audience rating of 6.4 (17,952 votes).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Cinemax).

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Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Cinemax).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).

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Not available to watch free online.

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#8,531 Ranked Movie

#153 Ranked in Movies on Cinemax

#1669 Ranked in Crime Movies

#2395 Ranked in Action & Adventure Movies

The Hard Way has a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 75% and an average IMDb audience rating of 6.4 (17,952 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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