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Release Date:
December 1975 (USA) See more »
"First it drives you mad, then it kills and kills and kills!" See more »
A former mental patient uses astral projection to destroy the people he believes have wronged him. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Paul Burke ... Police Lt. Jeff Morgan

Jim Hutton ... Arnold James Masters

Julie Adams ... Dr. Laura Scott

Nehemiah Persoff ... Dr. Gubner

Neville Brand ... Lemonowski

Aldo Ray ... Lt. Dave Anderson

Whit Bissell ... Dr. Paul Taylor
Rod Cameron ... Dr. Commanger

Della Reese ... Mrs. Gibson
Mary Charlotte Wilcox ... Nurse Burnson (as Mary Wilcox)
Judith Brown ... Anne Turner
Joseph Della Sorte ... Harvey B. Sanders
Greydon Clark ... Police Sgt. Marv Sowash
Harry Holcombe ... Judge
Robin Raymond ... Jury Foreman (as Robyn Raymond)
Jerry James ... Dr. Cummings
Diane Deininger ... Arnold's Mother
John Dennis ... Frank

Bill Quinn ... Hospital Coroner
Marland Proctor ... Motorcycle Cop
Walter O. Miles ... Coroner (as Walter Miles)
Stack Pierce ... Emilio
Mello Alexandria ... Cop
Sandra Rustam ... Young Girl
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
William Bonner ... Ambulance Driver (uncredited)
Edward Cross ... Old Man (uncredited)

Ray Danton ... Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
Sheldon Lee ... Inmate (uncredited)

Directed by
Ray Danton  (as Raymond Danton)
Writing credits
Greydon Clark (written by) &
Mikel Angel (written by) &
Ray Danton (written by) (as Raymond Danton)

Produced by
Greydon Clark .... associate producer
Larry Huly .... associate producer
Mohammed Rustam .... producer (as Mardi Rustam)
Original Music by
William Kraft 
Cinematography by
Herb Pearl (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Michael Brown 
Casting by
Edward R. Morse 
Art Direction by
Joel Leonard 
Makeup Department
Tino Zacchia .... hair stylist
Tino Zacchia .... makeup artist
Production Management
Leonard Bram .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Robert Hargrove .... second assistant director (as Bob Hargrove)
Ron Smith .... first assistant director
Art Department
Michael Hayes .... property master
Sound Department
Fred J. Brown .... sound effects editor (as Fred Brown)
Gene Corso .... sound effects editor
Bob Dietz .... production sound mixer (as Robert Dietz)
Ted Gomillion .... sound re-recording mixer
Ross Taylor .... sound effects editor
Camera and Electrical Department
Hedy Dietz .... still photographer
Connie Holt .... second assistant camera
Ted Holt .... gaffer
Gene Luce .... first assistant camera
Ernest Paul Roebuck .... grip (as Ernie Roebuck)
Robert Sordal .... key grip (as Robert Sordahl)
Timothy Stott .... best boy
Michael Mileham .... director of photography: second unit (uncredited)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Monika Henreid .... wardrobe
Editorial Department
Earl Watson .... assistant editor
Music Department
Jules Chaikin .... music score supervisor
William Kraft .... conductor
Other crew
Kendall L. Johnson .... technical advisor: Kirlian photography
Patricia Motyka .... script supervisor (as Pat Motyka)
Mohammed Rustam .... presenter (as Mardi Rustam)
Ronald Nissenson .... acknowledgment: California Donuts courtesy of (as Mr. Ronald Nissenson)

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89 min
Color (Eastmancolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

The sign on lawyer Sanders' new building says "M. Rustam Const. Corp." Mohammed Rustam and Mohammed Rustam are two of the producers.See more »
Factual errors: Lieut. Morgan (Paul Burke) reports that the coroner describes the scalding victim as having "first degree burns". First degree burns are the least serious (but most painful) type of burn, and the coroner would know this.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in The American Nightmare (2000)See more »
Do These Things Really Happen?See more »


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3 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Psyhic Killer - Better than I thought it would be..., 14 December 2007
Author: treshon from CanadianFunkMob, CANADA

To be honest, I actually looked forward to watching the entire movie...but then again I'm used to watching the worst of the worst Blaxploitation movies.

But the acting was actually really good. Of course all the characters names have already slipped my mind, but the female psychologist was really good, can't remember if I've seen her in anything else - guess I should research that.

The 'meat' scene was a lot more graphic than I expected. It was cool to see Judith Brown in something else other than all the Pam Grier movies I've seen.

One thing to improve Psychic Killer would have been more of Stack Pierce (THE black Visitor from the TV Series 'V') in the film (at least some more flashback shots would've been cool). Another thing may have been a non-matted widescreen print. Couple of things were cut off in this print. In other words, I think it was shot in 4:3, but matted for the DVD/theatre release.

I really liked this movie, and will keep it in my collection.

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