Above the Law

Above the Law (1988)

He's a cop who believes no one is above the law.

  • Genre: Action, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1988-04-08
  • User Rating: 6.0/10 from 607 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 39min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Warner Bros. Pictures
  • Production Country: Hong Kong, United States of America
  • Director: Andrew Davis
star 6.1/10
From 607 Ratings


Nico Toscani is an Italian immigrant, American patriot, ex-CIA agent, aikido specialist and unorthodox Chicago policeman. He is as committed to his job as he is to his personalized brand of justice—expert and thorough bone-crushing.

Above the Law Trailer

Is Above the Law on Netflix?

Is Above the Law on Netflix? Unfortunately the movie Above the Law is not yet available on Netflix. Follow us on Facebook to see when Above the Law becomes available on Netflix!

  • Steven Seagal

    as Nico Toscani
  • Pam Grier

    as Delores 'Jacks' Jackson
  • Henry Silva

    as Kurt Zagon
  • Sharon Stone

    as Sara Toscani
  • Ron Dean

    as Detective Lukich
  • Daniel Faraldo

    as Tony Salvano
  • Joe Greco

    as Father Joseph Gennaro
  • Vince Viverito

    as Giuseppe
  • Chelcie Ross

    as Nelson Fox
  • Jack Wallace

    as Uncle Branca
  • Michael Rooker

    as Man in Bar
  • John C. Reilly

    as Thug in Bar
  • Mark Boone Junior

    as Man in Window
  • Matt McColm

    as Man with Gun in Bar (uncredited)
  • Ronnie Barron

    as CIA Bartender
  • Michelle Hoard

    as Lucy
  • Joseph F. Kosala

    as Lieutenant Strozah
  • Nicholas Kusenko

    as FBI Agent Neely
  • Thalmus Rasulala

    as Deputy Supt. Crowder
  • Miguel Nino

    as Chi Chi
  • Ralph Foody

    as Federal Clerk
  • Metta Davis

    as Rossa Toscani
  • Sandy Holt

    as Hostess
  • Clare Peck

    as Judge
  • Gregory Alan Williams

    as FBI Agent Halloran
  • Patrick Gorman

    as CIA Interrogator
  • Tom Milanovich

    as Man in Bar
  • Lee de Broux

    as CIA Interrogator
  • Gene Hartline

    as Man in Bar
  • Danny Goldring

    as Zagon's Aide
  • Zaid Farid

    as Street Dude
  • Anthony Cannata

    as Wiseguy Hitman
  • Mario Nieves

    as Man with Gun
  • Nydia Rodriguez Terracina

    as Bomb Woman
  • Cheryl Hamada

    as Watanabe
  • Toni Fleming

    as Zingaro
  • India Cooper

    as Sister Mary
  • Christopher Peditto

    as Alex
  • Juan Ramírez

    as Machete Man
Crew Tim Gilbert Stunts
Writing Ronald Shusett Screenplay
Editing Michael Brown Editor
Crew Matt McColm Stunts
Art Maher Ahmad Production Design
Writing Andrew Davis Screenplay
Directing Andrew Davis Director
Production Andrew Davis Producer
Production Steven Seagal Producer
Production Robert H. Solo Executive Producer
Writing Steven Pressfield Screenplay
Sound David Michael Frank Original Music Composer
Camera Robert Steadman Director of Photography
Crew Glory Fioramonti Stunts
Crew John Meier Stunts
Crew Lance Gilbert Stunts
Crew Noon Orsatti Stunts
Crew Sandra Lee Gimpel Stunts
Crew Troy Gilbert Stunts
Crew Paula Dell Stunts