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Hollywood Vice Squad (1986)

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A mother goes to Hollywood to find her runaway daughter. She discovers that the girl has become involved in the pornography industry, and goes to the police to get help in finding her.

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A mother goes to Hollywood to find her runaway daughter. She discovers that the girl has become involved in the pornography industry, and goes to the police to get help in finding her.

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The most unusual police force in the world


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3 July 1986 (West Germany)  »

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Esquadrão Anti-Vício  »

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First feature film of Robin Wright. See more »

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Remake of Hardcore (1979) See more »

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4 July 2001 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Taken straight from "actual files of the Hollywood Vice Squad",Penelope Spheeris' fourth film tries to be both a comedy and serious drama at the same time,and fails miserably at both.The comedy doesn't work,and all the actors look like they're acting underwater,so the viewer ends up not caring what happens to any of the characters.This movie is like watching a train wreck in progress,without the adrenaline flow.


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