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Cobra (1986)

 -  Action | Thriller  -  23 May 1986 (USA)
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A tough-on-crime street cop must protect the only surviving witness to a strange murderous cult with far reaching plans.

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Cho
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Nancy Stalk
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Captain Sears (as Art La Fleur)
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Supermarket Killer (as Marco Rodriguez)
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Chief Halliwell
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John Hauk ...
Low Rider
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Prodski
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Waitress
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Storyline

City cop is on the trail of a serial killer. Loaded with action and violence. Stallone fans will love this Rambo-like movie with Stallone on the chase instead of the run. Written by K. Rose <rcs@texas.net>

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witness | police | psychopath | detective | car | See more »

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This is where the law stops... and I start. See more »

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Action | Thriller

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R | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

23 May 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cobra  »

Box Office

Gross:

$49,042,224 (USA)
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| (heavily cut) | (cut)

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(Technicolor)

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1.85 : 1
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In the supermarket, the killer takes aim down an aisle and shoots a shopping cart. The cart explodes into the air, and visible on the bottom of the cart is the device which set off the charge. See more »

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Cobretti: As long as we play by these bullshit rules and the killer doesn't, we're gonna lose!
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Two Into One
Performed by Bill Medley and Carmen Twillie
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80's entertainment at it's best
17 June 2003 | by (Austin Tx) – See all my reviews



First of all....to all the people who bash this film, I have one question for you. Did you see the cover? If after seeing the cover, Stallone with sunglasses an Uzi in his hand and a match in his mouth, and you still rented this and hated it you deserve what you get. If you want to watch "Masterpiece Theater" and pretend not to be bored then go ahead. Leave action movies for the fans of the genre.

This movie doesn't pretend to be anything that it's not. It's a violent, campy, 80's Stallone vehicle that is a lot of fun.

Cobra is a cool character with catchy one liners and an awesome 50 Merc Coup. He wears sunglasses and a match in his mouth. A rouge cop who works the zombie squad and is a lonely guy until he meets an aspiring model who he's been hired to protect.

If you dont like Stallone then this film will not change you're mind.

4 **** stars

Ps. The movie is an editing masterpiece. Edited by Don Zimmerman who edited "Being There"


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