There are no approved quotes yet for this movie. Sadly, it was awful. Directed by William Richert. Kegan's brother and filthy rich father investigate. The thriller-tragic-comedy stars Jeff Bridges, John Huston, Richard Boone, Elizabeth Taylor, Belinda Bauer, and a cast of legends. "Winter Kills" was such a film and I was ready to love it as I loved Jeff Bridges and was obsessed with its subject matter; the JFK Assassination and government conspiracies. The Pickering Commission concluded that a lone gunman killed U.S. President Timothy Kegan (John Warner) in 1960, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. That's a pity because it's a stylish, fun-packed phantasmagoria about American power as expressed through American politics. “ Winter Kills once was available on videotape; no longer. Success, a screwball comedy on the doppelganger theme, was left to molder in its distributor's vaults. (Since the source material was written by Richard Condon -- of Manchurian Candidate and Prizzi's Honor fame -- the points are not subtle; merely irresistible.) Sadly, it was awful. "Winter Kills" was such a film and I was ready to love it as I loved Jeff Bridges and was obsessed with its subject matter; the JFK Assassination and government conspiracies. Coming attractions for you 2020's Most Anticipated Movies. 200 Erotic Movies. Winter Kills (1979) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. With Jeff Bridges, John Huston, Anthony Perkins, Eli Wallach. "Mr. Richert has fashioned one of the nastiest (and funniest) movies in the history of Hollywood." But like the dogged romantic hero Jeff Bridges plays in both these films, Richert did not give up. - Vincent Canby, NY Times. Over the years film buffs and even friends in the industry disagreed and urged me to watch the "directors cut". Winter Kills Quotes. Winter Kills, which twisted an assassination scenario into high-voltage satire, was pulled from release after a few weeks.
Winter Kills Director's Cut (9) 6.2 1h 36min 1982 18+ "Ranks with 'Citizen Kane' as the all-time great American movie!" Nineteen years later a dying man confesses to be the real shooter hired to kill him. Over the years film buffs and even friends in the industry disagreed and urged me to watch the "directors cut". Movie & TV guides.