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Release Date:
11 January 1985 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
She came from the streets of Hollywood...and now she's going back to the "boulevard" with a vengeance! See more »
Plot:
Molly, former baby prostitute "Angel" from Sunset Boulevard, has managed to leave her street life with help of Lt... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Even lamer the second time around See more (7 total) »

Cast

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Betsy Russell ... Molly "Angel" Stewart

Rory Calhoun ... Kit Carson

Susan Tyrrell ... Solly Mosler

Ossie Davis ... Captain Harry Moradian

Robert F. Lyons ... Lt. Hugh Andrews

Steven M. Porter ... Yo-Yo Charlie
Paul Lambert ... Arthur Gerrard

Barry Pearl ... Johnny Glitter

Estee Chandler ... Cindy
Tim Rossovich ... Teddy Butts
Frank Doubleday ... Miles Gerrard
Howard Honig ... Sergeant Hal Baylor

Ross Hagen ... Ray Mitchell
Tracy Robert Austin ... Pat
Michael A. Andrews ... Mike

Paul 'Mousie' Garner ... Joe Borenstein

Hoke Howell ... 7 Finger Sid

Liz Sheridan ... Nurse
Richard DeHaven ... Terry
Joseph Michael Cala ... Sanitarium Guard
Deborah Voorhees ... Roxie (as Debi Sue Voorhees)
Edward Blackoff ... Studs
Billy Beck ... Tall Man

Robert Tessier ... Tattoo Artist
Laura Burkett ... Blonde Hooker
Lynda Wiesmeier ... Debbie
Dick Valentine ... Cop
Jeanne Lucas ... Shopping Cart Sally
Karin Mani ... Janie Soon Lee
Bill Cakmis ... Security Guard
Leroy Daniels ... Bootblack
Charlene Jones ... Hooker
Ian Peters ... Businessman
Tony Lorea ... Man in Bowler

Carl Bressler ... Professor Garfield
Claudia Templeton ... Claudia
Charlene Shires ... Spectator
Richard Acunto ... Spectator
Jessica O'Neil ... Little Buck
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kin Shriner

Directed by
Robert Vincent O'Neill 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Joseph Michael Cala 
Robert Vincent O'Neill 

Produced by
Sandy Howard .... producer
Don Levin .... executive producer
Michael S. Murphey .... associate producer
Mel Pearl .... executive producer
Keith Rubinstein .... producer
Joel Soisson .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Christopher Young 
 
Cinematography by
Peter Lyons Collister 
 
Film Editing by
John R. Bowey 
 
Production Design by
Stephen Marsh 
 
Art Department
Matt Gulbin .... on-set carpenter
 
Special Effects by
Doug Hubbard .... special effects
 
Stunts
Michael Adams .... stunts
Simone Boisseree .... stunts
May Boss .... stunts (as May Raymond Boss)
Michael Cassidy .... stunts
Phil Chong .... stunts
Vince Deadrick Jr. .... stunt coordinator
Vince Deadrick Sr. .... stunts
Richard Drown .... stunts
Ron Ellis .... stunts
Dawn Grant .... stunts
Gene Hartline .... stunts
Eddie Hice .... stunts
Marcia Holley .... stunts
Larry Holt .... stunts
Mike Johnson .... stunts
Karin Mani .... stunts
Denver Mattson .... stunts
Regis Parton .... stunts
Walter Robles .... stunts
Bobby Sargent .... stunts
Packy Smith .... stunts
Peter Stader .... stunts
Bob Terhune .... stunts
Rock A. Walker .... stunts
Richard Washington .... stunts
Jesse Wayne .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Matt Gulbin .... grip: construction
Philip Lee .... second assistant camera
John 'Fest' Sandau .... best boy electric
Paul Villandry .... electrician
 
Music Department
Jeff Vaughn .... score mixer
 
Other crew
Kristen Andersen .... production assistant
Brett Laumann .... production assistant
Victoria Plummer .... production coordinator
Brian Robertshaw .... stand-in
Lori A. Wagner .... stand-in
 

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93 min
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Trivia:
Little Buck, a boy, was actually played by a baby girl (Robert Vincent O'Neill''s first granddaughter, Jessica O'Neil).See more »
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Revealing mistakes: 18 minutes into the film when Angel is walking down Hollywood Boulevard in front of extras some are looking at the screen and the three girls in the booth actually point and wave to the camera.See more »
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Johnny Glitter:I've been shot! Medic! Medic!See more »
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8 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
Even lamer the second time around, 6 November 2002
Author: Wizard-8 from Victoria, BC

At the beginning there is some promise to this sequel - there's a little zip, some decent exploitation, and it seems there will be more of an actual plot this time. Alas, as soon as Angel swears vengeance and hits the streets again, all the positive stuff generated up to that point is quickly flushed down the toilet. The production values barely meet that of a television drama of the time, there is more blatant and utterly unfunny comic relief (Calhoun really embarrasses himself), and the story moves at a snail's-pace, with only occasional (and dreary) "action" sequences. And once again, street-life is portrayed as being not all that bad, so much so that it too promotes boredom. Don't bother!

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