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Siblings Kristy and Jeffrey are buying supplies at a remote desert gas station when some members of a biker gang come cruising in. The bikers recognize Kristy, who used to be the main ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Clint Ritchie ...
Rebel
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Kristen
Paul Prokop ...
Alex
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Jeff
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Black Widow
Nino Candido ...
Snatch
Jon Hill ...
Whitey
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Gadget
John Raymond Taylor ...
Cowboy
Robert Cornthwaite ...
Ben
Kres Mersky ...
Carol
Albert Popwell ...
Joey Rosendo ...
Joey
Candace De Puy ...
Linda
Jack Starr ...
Detective
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Siblings Kristy and Jeffrey are buying supplies at a remote desert gas station when some members of a biker gang come cruising in. The bikers recognize Kristy, who used to be the main squeeze of the gang's leader before she ran away. The pair get away, but the bikers find out that they're living in a nearby commune, and start making their battle plans to bring Kristy back. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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They ride to love... They ride to kill!

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26 September 1974 (West Germany)  »

Also Known As:

Die auf heißen Öfen verrecken  »

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Composed and Sung by Ruthann Friedman
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Filthy Biker Scum!
10 March 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Every now and then one must set aside the horror and Kung Fu in order to watch a little sleazy Bikersploitation and, to my surprise, Comcast's Action On Demand channel 'Impact' not only offered this film but featured it in HD! It still looked crap. That's not the point though, right? What we want from a film called The Peace Killers is a violent, sleazy biker flick and that's just what we get here. Mixing equal parts Hicksploitation and Blaxploitation, "Thunder in Paradise" and "Baywatch" creator Douglas Schwartz created a nasty little steamer of a film worth checking out, if you're a fan of exploitation.

The Peace Killers isn't a great film by any means; the acting was acceptable for low budget acting, the fight sequences were poorly choreographed and the deaths were completely unconvincing. In other words, it's the type of exploitation we've all come to know and love with just the right amount of nudity, rape and hot hippie ass to keep viewer's from setting down the remote and walking away or turning the channel. While all of this may sound negative, it isn't. I found myself slightly entertained despite this film's shortcomings. I can't recommend this film to those unfamiliar with Bikersploitation, or exploitation in general, but those "in the know" will probably want to check it out. Cowboy's crazy eye commands you!


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