Cruising (1980)

Al Pacino is Cruising for a killer.

  • Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1980-02-15
  • User Rating: 6.5/10 from 290 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 42min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: CiP - Europaische Treuhand AG
  • Production Country: Germany, United States of America
  • Director:
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From 290 Ratings
6.5 43 49%


A serial killer brutally slays and dismembers several gay men in New York's S/M and leather districts. The young police officer Steve Burns is sent undercover onto the streets as decoy for the murderer. Working almost completely isolated from his department, he has to learn and practice the complex rules and signals of this little society.

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    Production Jerry Weintraub Producer
    Sound Jack Nitzsche Original Music Composer
    Sound Charles L. Campbell Supervising Sound Editor
    Art Robert Drumheller Set Decoration
    Directing William Friedkin Director
    Writing William Friedkin Writer
    Editing Bud S. Smith Editor
    Art Edward Pisoni Art Direction
    Camera James A. Contner Director of Photography
    Art Bruce Weintraub Production Design
    Costume & Make-Up Robert De Mora Costume Design
    Sound Robert Knudson Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Sound Robert Glass Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Sound Chris Jenkins Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Sound Louis L. Edemann Sound Editor
    Costume & Make-Up Allen Weisinger Makeup Artist
    Costume & Make-Up Robert Norin Makeup Artist
    Sound Bruce Richardson Sound Editor
    Sound Aaron Levy Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Writing Gerald Walker Novel
    Sound David Pettijohn Sound Editor
    Camera Hank Muller Assistant Camera