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20 September 1985 (USA) See more »
She dropped out of high school this morning ... Tonight she's a Times Square hooker.
Cookie and her brother run away from their loveless mother in the province and arrive in New York. At... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Melissa Leo ... Cookie

Dale Midkiff ... Duke

Leon ... Jason (as Leon Robinson)

Antonio Fargas ... Finesse

Julie Newmar ... Queen Bee

Randall Batinkoff ... Tim

Annie Golden ... Phoebe

Deborah Offner ... Heather

Khandi Alexander ... Star
Julie Cohen ... Tricia

Greg Germann ... Creepy

Kirk Taylor ... Spade
Jaison Walker ... Willy
Michael Torres ... Numbers Seller
Bill Shuman ... John in Convertible
Jake Reno ... Cop #1
Garth Gardner ... Shy John
Gary Howard Klar ... Bouncer
Samantha Fox ... Topless dancer
Kendal Kaldwell ... Barmaid

Conrad Roberts ... Seller
Lyneise Williams ... Young Girl At Bar

Tom Wright ... Henchman #1

Daniel Jordano ... Henchman #2

Richard Council ... John in Nova
David Chandler ... Jeff
Tyra Janssen ... Jason's Hooker
J.S. Johnson ... Masochistic Businessman

Kim Chan ... Desk clerk
Gordon Press ... One's owner

John Branagan ... Duke's Double
Annie Allman ... Queen Bee's Double
Michael Russo ... Tim's Double
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Tom Romero ... Bar Thug (uncredited)

Ronda Swindell ... Dancer at club (uncredited)

Directed by
Joan Freeman 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Robert Alden 
Joan Freeman 
Diane Gonciarz  additional dialogue

Produced by
Robert Alden .... producer
Original Music by
Matthew Ender 
Doug Timm 
Cinematography by
Steven Fierberg 
Film Editing by
John K. Adams 
Patrick Rand 
Casting by
Isabelle Kramer  (as Isabelle Cramer)
Art Direction by
Jeffery Robbins 
Costume Design by
Karen Perry 
Makeup Department
Laurie Aiello .... hair stylist (as Laurie A. Williams)
Laurie Aiello .... makeup artist (as Laurie A. Williams)
Joanna Robinson .... makeup artist: second unit
Production Management
C. William Cummings .... assistant production manager
Diana Pokorny .... unit manager
Bob Zimmerman .... production manager (as Robert Zimmerman)
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Robert Alden .... second unit director
C. William Cummings .... assistant director: second unit
Evan Dunsky .... assistant director
Lisa Zimble .... assistant director
Art Department
Ruth Ammon .... property master
Sound Department
Ossama Khuluki .... foley artist (as O. Khuluki)
Yehuda Maayan .... boom operator (as Juda Maayan)
Phillip Seretti .... sound re-recording mixer (as Phil Seretti)
Rick Waddell .... production sound mixer
Special Effects by
Wilfred Caban .... special effects
Annie Allman .... stunt double: Queen Bee
John Branagan .... stunt coordinator
John Branagan .... stunt double: Duke
Andy Gill .... stunts
Michael Russo .... stunt double: Randall Batinkoff
Camera and Electrical Department
Denise Brassard .... electrician
Richard Brooks .... camera operator: second unit
Catherine Cloud .... electrician
Fred Cohen .... best boy
Tony Cucchiari .... assistant camera: second unit
Mark Daniels .... gaffer
Jim Guld .... electrician
Denis Hann .... grip: second unit (as Dennia Hann)
Michael J. Latino .... assistant camera (as Mike Latino)
Tony Mangia .... still photographer
Theo Pingarelli .... grip
Bob Podbielski .... grip
Abe Schrager .... camera operator: second unit
Thomas Sellman .... assistant camera: second unit
Peter Spera .... assistant camera
Michael Alan Spiller .... electrician (as Mike Spiller)
Ron Stone .... key grip
William Taylor .... electrician
Casting Department
Hope Perello .... extras casting
Editorial Department
Lisa Delgrosso .... assistant editor
Janiss Garza .... assistant editor
Anne Sawyer .... apprentice editor
Music Department
Jose Bonilla .... music consultant
Other crew
Socks Burns .... story consultant
John Duffy .... script supervisor: second unit
Billy Dwyer .... story consultant: Boston (as Lt. Billy Dwyer)
Clark Henderson .... production executive
Carolyn Jacobs .... script supervisor
Mark Malloy .... story consultant: Boston (as Lt. Mark Malloy)
Jake Pellicio .... story consultant: NYPD (as Det. Jake Pellicio)
Robbie Robertson .... story consultant: Washington (as Lt. Robbie Robertson)
Mark Slater .... production consultant
Noel Tirsch .... production assistant
Thomas Vranesich .... production coordinator (as Tom Vranesich)

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
UK:83 min | USA:86 min | Italy:82 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.78 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

Did You Know?

The opening shot of Cookie arriving in New York City via bus was filmed on the last day of shooting.See more »
Boom mic visible: During the domination scene with Cookie, Star and the Masochistic Businessman in the hotel, the boom mic/pole is reflected in the mirror several times.See more »
I Want It To Be RealSee more »


What are the differences between the R-Rated and Unrated Version?
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2 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Exploitation, sex and violence..., 14 November 2000

In a sex-and-violence film that emphasizes the physical abuse of young women, director Joan Freeman may raise the shackles as well as the hackles of her distaff viewing audience. Cookie (Melissa Leo) is a young runaway who arrives in New York City with her brother in tow and ends up working as a prostitute for the apparently easy-going Duke (Dale Midkiff).

Everything seems fine, at least as much as can be expected, until one of Duke's streetwalkers threatens to quit, and he nearly beats her to death. Sickened and shocked, Cookie runs away with an infuriated Duke hot in pursuit and unsparing of anyone who gets in his way. The murders, the beatings, the stabbings, and other forms of mayhem weigh heavily in the plot's sequences.

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