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Short Time
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Short Time

4th May 1990
1h 37m
Gregg Champion

Short Time is a Crime Comedy film released on 4th May 1990; Gregg Champion directed the film which stars Joe Pantoliano, Xander Berkeley, and Matt Frewer.


Nearing retirement, Dabney Coleman finds that he has a disease that will kill him within days. He then finds that his life insurance only pays off if he is killed in the line of duty. In order to leave something to his wife and children, Coleman becomes supercop, ignoring danger and trying his best to get killed.

Genres & Themes

Cast (43)

Joe Pantoliano's profile
Joe Pantoliano Scalese
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 38
Xander Berkeley's profile
Xander Berkeley
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 34
Matt Frewer's profile
Matt Frewer
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 31
Barry Corbin's profile
Barry Corbin
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 49
Jay Brazeau's profile
Jay Brazeau
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 36
Teri Garr's profile
Teri Garr
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 45
Jerry Wasserman's profile
Jerry Wasserman
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 44
Kevin McNulty's profile
Kevin McNulty
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 34
Dabney Coleman's profile
Dabney Coleman
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 57
Brenda Crichlow's profile
Brenda Crichlow
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 22
Gillian Barber's profile
Gillian Barber
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 31
Paul Jarrett's profile
Paul Jarrett
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 28
Alvin Sanders's profile
Alvin Sanders
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 37
Betty Phillips's profile
Betty Phillips
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 72
Tony Morelli's profile
Tony Morelli
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 33
Kaj-Erik Eriksen's profile
Kaj-Erik Eriksen
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 10
Russell Roberts's profile
Russell Roberts
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 33
Steve Wright
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 25

Production Companies

Gladden Entertainment

Short Time Stats

Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

2% 0-12
7% 20-29
21% 30-39
7% 40-49
2% 50-59
2% 70-79
58% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

21% Female
79% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

100% Neutral/Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

100% Unknown

Short Time FAQ

When was Short Time released?

Short Time was released 34 years ago, on Friday May 4th, 1990.