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Magnum Cop (1978)
"Poliziotto senza paura" (original title)

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An Italian private investigator tries to get to the bottom of a suspicious kidnapping case with the help of an exotic dancer

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Maurizio Merli ...
Walter 'Wally' Spada
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Brigitte
Franco Ressel ...
Dr. Zimmer
Werner Pochath ...
Strauss
Annarita Grapputo ...
Annalise von Straben
Alexander Trojan ...
von Straben
Massimo Vanni ...
Vinnie
Gastone Moschin ...
Karl Koper
Luciana Turina ...
Pegleg Vincenzo's wife
Andrea Scotti ...
Inspector Nardelli
Heidi Gutruf
Salvatore Billa ...
Strip
Marcello Venditti
Claudia Messner
Mario Frera
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An Italian private investigator tries to get to the bottom of a suspicious kidnapping case with the help of an exotic dancer

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exciting Maurizio Merli euro-crime entry, with Joan Collins at her sexiest!
17 February 2005 | by (south Texas USA) – See all my reviews

The late Maurizio Merli was a staple in many excellent Italian crime films of the 1970's, reminding me at times of both Franco Nero and Chuck Norris (!!!). FEARLESS (as the US video of this is known) is an exciting Italian police film, largely shot in Austria (which looks beautiful!), with Merli as a low-rent private investigator and former cop who is sent to Austria on a job, and while there sees a number of seemingly unrelated coincidences that lead him into a strange web of corruption and decadence. But at the forty-minute point, the film enters a new sphere with the arrival of JOAN COLLINS, looking incredibly sexy, doing a striptease in a club, and giving the film a wonderful shot in the arm. This film was made right before her "comeback" with the films THE STUD and THE BITCH, based on literary works by her sister Jackie. I've always admired Ms. Collins and the way she took charge of her career and showed the world how sexy an over-35 lady can be. The crime elements of the film work well, Merli is exciting and witty (as he usually was), and Joan Collins is a seductive femme-fat ale in a role that her fans simply must see. I've watched this film a number of times over the years, and I can't recommend it highly enough...an exciting 70's Italian crime film with the added attraction of Joan Collins at the height of her powers is a dream come true for this viewer!


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