The movie poster for the film Hit!
|Directed by||Sidney J. Furie|
|Produced by||Harry Korshak|
|Written by||Alan Trustman
David M. Wolf
|Starring||Billy Dee Williams
|Music by||Lalo Schifrin|
|Cinematography||John A. Alonzo|
|Distributed by||Paramount Pictures|
Hit! is a 1973 action film directed by Sidney J. Furie and starring Billy Dee Williams and Richard Pryor. It is about a federal agent trying to destroy a drug zone after his daughter dies from a heroin overdose.
The film had an alternate title Goodbye Marseilles.
- Billy Dee Williams as Nick Allen
- Richard Pryor as Mike Willmer
- Paul Hampton as Barry Strong
- Gwen Welles as Sherry Nielson
- Warren J. Kemmerling as Dutch Schiller
- Janet Brandt as Ida
- Sid Melton as Herman
- Zooey Hall as Carlin
- Todd Martin as Crosby
- Norman Burton as The Director
- Jenny Astruc as Mademoiselle Frelou
- Yves Barsacq as Romain
- Jean-Claude Bercq as Jean-Baptiste
- Henri Cogan as Bornou
- Pierre Collet as Zero
Many of the people, both cast and crew, involved in this film had previously worked on Lady Sings the Blues (1972).
- The AFI Catalog of Feature Films: Hit!
- Pierce, Ponchitta (April 1974). "A Look Into The Private Life of Billy Dee Williams". Ebony. Retrieved 16 July 2015.
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