Angel Heart

Movies, Horror
Angel Heart

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Harry Angel (Mickey Rourke) is a private detective contracted by Louis Cyphre (Robert De Niro) to track down the iconic singer Johnny Favorite. However, everybody that Angel questions about Favorite seems to meet a tragic demise. Eventually the trail leads Angel to New Orleans where he learns that Favorite had dabbled in the black arts. As Favorite's whereabouts and true identity become clear, Angel learns that being hired by Cyphre was not a random choice.

Release details

Rated: R
Release date: Friday March 6 1987
Duration: 113 mins

Cast and crew

Director: Alan Parker
Screenwriter: Alan Parker
Cast: Mickey Rourke
Robert De Niro
Lisa Bonet
Charlotte Rampling
Stocker Fontelieu
Brownie McGhee
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