Tougher than Leather (1988)


No Tomatometer score yet...

No critic reviews yet...


Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Movie Info

Popular rap group Run DMC stars as a trio of performers who get involved in a murder investigation and end up the vigilant heroes in this low-budget fare.

Rating: R (adult situations/language, violence)
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure
Directed By:
Written By: Rick Menello, Rick Rubin, Ric Menello
In Theaters:
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment


as Joseph 'Run' Simmons

as Jason 'Jam Master Ja...

as Bernie Carteez

as Vic's Girlfriend

as Charlotte

as Runny Ray

as Prison Warden

as Bartender Steve

as Himself

as M.C.A.
Show More Cast

Friend Ratings

No Friends? Inconceivable! Log in to see what your friends have to say.


Critic Reviews for Tougher than Leather

All Critics (5) | Top Critics (2)

Full Review… | January 10, 2004
Chicago Reader
Top Critic

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Washington Post
Top Critic

September 27, 2005

August 4, 2004
Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)

Full Review… | January 6, 2003

Audience Reviews for Tougher than Leather

There are no featured audience reviews yet. Click the link below to see what others say about Tougher than Leather!

Tougher than Leather Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Discussion Forum

Discuss Tougher than Leather on our Movie forum!