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A bounty hunter is offered $20,000 - off the record - for the capture of a very large man who dons body armor and steel-plated gauntlets for his regular beatings of some unfortunate individuals.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Sam Kellog
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Victor Hale (as Rosey Grier)
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Sheila Michaels
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Mrs. Fitzgerald
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Walter Stratton
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Tiny
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Bill Schwartz
Howard Honig ...
Lt. Kruger
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Harry Iverson
Frances E. Williams ...
Grandma Hale
Misty Bruce ...
Lisa
Shane Mooney ...
Rachman
Jeanne Lucas ...
Miss Wright
Sally Kemp ...
Lola Morgan
Candy Bowen ...
Prostitute
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Storyline

Sam Kellog is a modern-day bounty hunter in Los Angeles who decides to track down Victor Hale, a vicious, heavy-set ex-convict with a $20,000 bounty on his head, who is killing former prison guards with a leather-laced steel glove in revenge for them beating him with the same instrument while he was imprisoned. Written by matt-282

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Wanted: Dead NOT Alive

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10 March 1989 (Portugal)  »

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Blood Mad  »

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Referenced in Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship & Videotape (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

The Game of Love
Music by Robert O. Ragland
Lyrics by Sid Wayne
Sung by Dodie Stevens (as Geri Stevens)
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"No one can escape... from the GLOOOOVEEEE!"
24 March 2001 | by (Allentown, PA) – See all my reviews

Oh God almighty, what a weird film this is! It starts out with a

horrendous theme song (with a singer that sounds like Englebert

Humperdink!), and it follows a grisly attack by a huge soul-brother with a glove that can kill with even a flick of its finger! John Saxon is the only saving grace for this movie as a smooth-talking bounty hunter

tracking the glove-man. Everything else, well, let's put it this way: it's like Ed Wood deciding to make a sleazeball action movie from the

late 70's and early 80's. That's how bad the film is!!


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