The Mighty Quinn (1989)

Director
Carl Schenkel

Main cast
Denzel Washington; James Fox; Mimi Rogers; M. Emmet Walsh; Sheryl Lee Ralph

Genres
Action, Comedy, Mystery, Thriller

Description
Police chief Xavier Quinn investigates the gruesome murder of Donald Pater, one of the wealthiest residents on a Caribbean island. He was found decapitated in his Jacuzzi. Although the local political establishment, especially crooked Governor Chalk, insists that small-time thief Maubee is responsible, Xavier has his doubts. This view is complicated by the police chief's personal history with Maubee: The men have been friends since childhood.


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