In this taut remake of "The Big Clock," a Naval intelligence officer assigned to investigate a murder is horrified to find out that the victim is his girlfriend - and that he's being framed as the prime suspect.
Howard Duff - American Actor
Will Patton - American Actor
Roger Donaldson - Director/Screenwriter/Prod.
Kevin Costner - Oscar winning American actor, director, DANCES WITH WOLVES
Sean Young - American Actress
Gene Hackman - Oscar-winning actor, THE FRENCH CONNECTION
Eugene Alder - Oscar-winning actor, THE FRENCH CONNECTION
John Di Aquino
David Paymer - American Supporting Actor
Thriller in which a naval commander begins dating an alluring woman who happens to be the girlfriend of his boss (the Secretary of Defense). When the woman is murdered, the Secretary assigns the task of tracking down the killer to the military officer -- who promptly becomes the main suspect.
Color by Metrocolor; Deluxe prints. "No Way Out" is a remake of the 1948 film "The Big Clock," directed by John Farrow.
"...NO WAY OUT has the exuberance of something freshly conceived....An expert cast headed by Kevin Costner..." - 08/14/1987 New York Times, p.C3
"...An effective updating and revamping of the 1948 film noir classic THE BIG CLOCK....With razor-sharp, fluid lensing..." - 08/12/1987 Variety
"...[A] cracklingly fine thriller....NO WAY OUT's greatest prize is Costner, a leading man at last: fiercely good, intelligent, appreciatively sensual in a performance balanced between action and introspection..." - 08/14/1987 Los Angeles Times, p.C1
"...Gripping....This is an intricately plotted cat-and-mouse affair with a killer twist..." - 11/01/2000 Total Film, p.118
"Sean Young is unforgettable..." - 11/16/2004 USA Today, p.5D