91 mins R The Dead Pool | 1988 Crime, Action San Francisco's "Dirty Harry'' Callahan protects a newswoman and others on a celebrity hit list. 91 mins R Director: Buddy Van Horn Writers: Steve Sharon, Steve Sharon, Sandy Shaw Stars: Clint Eastwood, Patricia Clarkson, Liam Neeson | See full cast & crew » Jump to Related Articles Photos Cast & Crew 0Awards Synopsis Cast Clint Eastwood ... Inspector Harry Callahan Actor Patricia Clarkson ... Samantha Walker Actor Liam Neeson ... Peter Swan Actor Evan C Kim ... Al Quan Actor David Hunt ... Harlan Rook Actor Michael Currie ... Captain Donnelly Actor Michael Goodwin ... Lieutenant Ackerman Actor Darwin Gillett ... Patrick Snow Actor Anthony Charnota ... Lou Janero Actor Christopher P Beale ... District Attorney Thomas McSherry Actor John Allen Vick ... Lieutenant Ruskowski Actor Jeff Richmond ... 1st Freeway Reporter Actor Full Cast & Crew Director Buddy Van Horn Director Full Cast & Crew Writers Steve Sharon Screenplay Steve Sharon From Story Full Cast & Crew Company Malpaso Productions Production Company Pacific Title & Art Studio Production Company Panavision, Ltd. Production Company Straight Arrow Publishers Inc Production Company Tony's Food Services Production Company Warner Bros. Pictures Studio Full Cast & Crew Synopsis San Francisco's "Dirty Harry'' Callahan protects a newswoman and others on a celebrity hit list.