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Night of the Juggler (1980)

A tough, New York ex-cop relentlessly searches for his kidnapped teenage daughter whom is held by a twisted psycho after mistaking her for the daughter of a wealthy businessman.

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Sean Boyd
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Gus Soltic
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Lt. Tonelli (as Richard Castellano)
Linda Miller ...
Barbara Boyd (as Linda G. Miller)
Barton Heyman ...
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Larry the Dog Catcher
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Maria
Abby Bluestone ...
Kathy Boyd
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Sgt. Otis Barnes
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Allesandro the Cabbie
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Hampton Richmond Clayton III
Frank Adu ...
Wino
Nancy Andrews ...
Mrs. Logan
Rick Anthony ...
M.C.
Tony Azito ...
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A tough cop goes on a citywide rampage when his daughter is mistakenly kidnapped by a psycho. The psycho had originally targeted someone else's daughter, but is just as prepared to kill anybody unless his colossal ransom demands are met. Written by Jonathon Dabell <BC602070@pixie.ntu.ac.uk>

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In the heart of every victim is a hero and he'll tear apart a city to prove it.


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7 June 1980 (Japan)  »

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Sidney J. Furie was the director originally hired for this film. Furie quit when it was alleged that Brolin broke his foot, and the producers suggested Brolin perform the role in a cast. The doctor's reports, however, were erroneous. Many of Furie's previous collaborators, including Rick Natkin, Argyle Nelson and Jay Weston, continued working on the finished product. See more »

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Sean Boyd: Hey, listen! You've picked the wrong kid.
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References Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974) See more »

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New York Sleazefest
16 June 2005 | by (Scarborough, Canada) – See all my reviews

This is an amazing movie if you enjoy hoards of that classic New York ghettoness which we all remember from the 70'sand 80's.

Highlights include abandoned housing, crackers, strippers, guys firing shotguns in the middle of the street, a vicious dog mauling and other crazy antics. Other interesting incidents include the Puerto Rican gang fights , car part stripping in what looks like the Bronx, and to top it off the main plot involves the kidnapping of a child

But ladies and gentlemen, this one ain't about the plot, so bust out your favorite beer and sit down for a wild ride down crack street deep in the jungle of the Big Apple!


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