- Short Time
name = Short Time
image_size = 200px
caption = Promotional movie poster for the film
producer = Michael Borofsky
writer = John Blumenthal
Dabney Coleman Matt Frewer Teri Garr
cinematography = John J. Connor
distributor = Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
released = flagicon|US
May 4, 1990
May 9, 1991
February 21, 1992
runtime = 97 min.
country = U.S.A.
language = English
amg_id = 1:44497
imdb_id = 0100604
"Short Time" is a 1990 comedy movie by
Gregg Championand starring Dabney Coleman, Matt Frewerand Teri Garr.
Seattle detective Burt Simpson (Coleman) is mistakenly told he has two weeks to live due to a medical mix-up after a routine checkup. He finds out that his family will not be entitled to his retirement fund if he dies of natural causes; they can only get benefits if he is killed in the line of duty. For the remainder of the movie, he takes greater and greater risks in the hopes that a suspect ends up killing him.
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