Elämä on niin lyhyt - vai onko? was released in the year 1990。Elämä on niin lyhyt - vai onko? is also called as Short Time, Short, Sem Jeito Para Morrer, Polícia Suicida, Niewiele czasu, si us plau, Mateu-me, Hilfe - warum bringt mich keiner um?, Come è difficile farsi ammazzare, Asesíneme。
Nearing retirement, Dabney Coleman finds that he has a disease that will kill him within days. He then finds that his life insurance only pays off if he is killed in the line of duty. In order to leave something to his wife and children, Coleman becomes supercop, ignoring danger and trying his best to get killed.