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The Ripper (1985)

Unrated | | Horror | Video November 1985
An old antique ring turns a college professor into a homicidal maniac when he puts it on. The ring originaly belonged to Jack the Ripper, and the Ripper's spirit possesses whoever wears it.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Schreier ...
Richard Harwell
Mona Van Pernis ...
Wade Tower ...
Steve
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Andrea Adams ...
Cindy
Randall White ...
Fred
Bennie Lee McGowan ...
Clerk
Jeffrey R. Fontana ...
Brian (as Jeffrey Fontana)
Wilma Jeanne Cummins ...
Mrs. Pratt (as Wilma Cummins)
Karen Morgan Williams ...
Harlet
Patti Beth Abbott ...
Waitress
Alicia Todd ...
Judy
Vic Seals ...
Officer
Vicki Pemberton-Thomson ...
Amy
Edward Comps ...
Policeman
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An old antique ring turns a college professor into a homicidal maniac when he puts it on. The ring originaly belonged to Jack the Ripper, and the Ripper's spirit possesses whoever wears it. Written by Humberto Amador

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$75,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

According to the commentary track on the DVD: While filming the early antiques store sequences at the real Colonial Antiques in downtown Tulsa, director Christopher Lewis & wife Linda Lewis (whom helped out in the production) called for an errand to be ran outside in their then newly purchased Mercedes. Only to have a production assistant come back to inform them that their Mercedes had been stolen. See more »

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Referenced in Adjust Your Tracking (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Last Night
Written by Rod Slaine
Copyright 1985
Xanthus Street Publishing
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never again
13 September 2003 | by See all my reviews

The last time I saw such a cheesy movie with laughable acting and script it was rated XXX ! the parts that kept my attention were so bad I felt my mind freezing over. *** WARNING *** this movie contains a bad 80's group dancing sequence that is more sickening than the stabbings and gut ripping. AVOID -2/10


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