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Director:
Writers:
Ken Metcalfe (story) &
Cirio H. Santiago (story) ...
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Release Date:
May 1981 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
She'll Send You To Heaven, And Then To Hell! See more »
Plot:
Femme fatale martial arts expert teaches the mafia a lesson. | Add synopsis »
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unforgettable scenes See more (11 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (complete, awaiting verification)
Jillian Kesner ... Susanne Carter

Darby Hinton ... Chuck Donner
Rey Malonzo ... Rey (as Raymond King)
Ken Metcalfe ... Erik
Pete Cooper ... Pete (as Peter Cooper)
Don Gordon Bell ... Japanese Karate fighter (as Don Bell)
Carolyn Smith
Chanda Romero ... Malow
Tony Ferrer ... Tony
Vic Diaz ... Grip
Omar Camar
Rubiah Suparman
Yasmin Yusuff
Malik Selamat (as Malik Salamat)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mike Cohen ... (uncredited)

Directed by
Cirio H. Santiago 
 
Writing credits
Ken Metcalfe  story &
Cirio H. Santiago  story and
Ken Metcalfe  screenplay &
Cirio H. Santiago  screenplay

Allan Holzman (additional scenes)

Produced by
Syed Kechik .... producer
Ernesto C. Rojas .... producer (as Ernie Rojas)
Cirio H. Santiago .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Nonong Buencamino 
 
Cinematography by
Ricardo Remias 
Ben Lobo (uncredited)
 
Film Editing by
Gervacio Santos 
 
Art Direction by
Ben Otico 
 
Production Management
Mark Allan .... production manager: additional scenes
Aurelio R. Navarro .... production manager
Aurelio R. Navarro .... unit manager
Ed Santillan .... executive in charge of production
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Joe Mari Avellana .... associate director (as Jose Mari Avellana)
 
Sound Department
Vicente Dona .... field soundman (as Vicente Doña)
 
Stunts
Ron Pohnel .... stunt coordinator (additional scenes)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Eddie Buenaflor .... cameraman: second unit
Don W. Jones .... cinematographer: additional scenes (as Don Jones)
Proceso Lázaro .... cameraman: second unit (as Proceso Lazaro)
 
Music Department
Paul Fox .... composer: additional music
Susan Justin .... composer: additional music
 
Other crew
Pete Abulencia .... production accountant
Pat Belsito .... production accountant (as Pat Benito)
Roland Castro .... finance officer
Lili G. Chee .... production accountant
Danilo M. Datu .... general manager
Bert Dixon .... field cashier
Allan Holzman .... additional scenes
Rachel M. Leuterio .... script girl
Leo Martinez .... dialogue coach (as Leo G. Martinez)
Mila Raymond .... assistant to the producer
Martin T. Sagarbarria .... production coordinator
 
Crew believed to be complete


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77 min
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Certification:
Australia:R | Iceland:16 (cut) | Iceland:(Banned) (original rating) | Norway:18 (video premiere) | Portugal:M/18 | USA:R | West Germany:Not Rated
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Darby Hinton wasn't initially paid after the principal shooting of this movie in the Philippines was done. It wasn't until he came back to America and did a few additional scenes for the picture that he was finally paid for acting in it.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Ban the Sadist Videos! Part 2 (2006) (V)See more »

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6 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
unforgettable scenes, 19 January 2010
Author: ergunbul from Turkey

yes this film was a typical b rated movie that I watched when I was nearly 11.It was bad but there was something which I could not forget and keep myself away and after years I still remember this film.Especially the love scene between Jillian and her boyfriend whom she later killed very brutally,at the last scene... I was child then and was affected too much of the violence.... I later learned she is not a fighter but was practicing sometimes anyway she was pretty good and fighting was OK for her... As I read the other peoples comments I found many similarities about my feelings and theirs.. WATCH THIS FILM....

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