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V.I. Warshawski (1991)

V.I. Warshawski (1991)

V.I. Warshawski




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Based on the novels by Sara Paretsky, this film follows Chicago private detective V. I. Warshawski (Kathleen Turner) as she struggles to unravel the motives behind the murder of a former hockey player who left her with his 11-year-old daughter (Angela Goethals), his two shady brothers, and a $100 million mystery.more
Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Mystery & Suspense, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: David Aaron Cohen, William Edward Taylor, Nick Thiel, Nick Thiel
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jun 4, 2002
Hollywood Pictures


Kathleen Turner
as Victoria 'V.I.' Wars...
Jay O Sanders
as Murray Ryerson
Charles Durning
as Det. Lt. Bobby Mallo...
Stephen Meadows
as Boom-Boom
Wayne Knight
as Smeissen
Robert Clotworthy
as Phillip Pugh
Tom Allard
as Big Eddie
Herb Muller
as Contreras
Geof Prysirr
as Ron Whortley
Sandra Foster
as Bank Teller
Gregg Almquist
as Bank Manager
Gene Hartline
as 1st Thug
Gary Epper
as 2nd Thug
Casey Jones
as Drummer
Maurice Vaughn
as Guitarist
Aaron Seville
as Paramedic
John Fujioka
as Sumitora
Roger T. Ito
as 1st Bodyguard
Robert Wong
as 2nd Bodyguard
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Critic Reviews for V.I. Warshawski

All Critics (29) | Top Critics (8)

Full Review… | September 7, 2011
Entertainment Weekly
Top Critic

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Sun-Times
Top Critic

Full Review… | July 26, 1991
Entertainment Weekly
Top Critic

Full Review… | August 21, 2008
Top Critic

...one's interest in V.I. Warshawski is almost entirely dependent on one's tolerance for Turner's work...

Full Review… | June 17, 2015
Reel Film Reviews

Turner wants to play up Warshawski's detective instincts while Disney would rather ogle with the intensity of a Mormon, unsure how to successfully launch a franchise like this without alienating male audiences.

Full Review… | July 26, 2011

Audience Reviews for V.I. Warshawski

Kathleen Turner's great as a tough-boiled, leggy, private eye investigator in this thriller movie.

Dean McKenna

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