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Fatal Beauty (1987)

 -  Action | Comedy | Crime  -  30 October 1987 (USA)
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Rita Rizzoli is a narcotics police officer with a plethora of disguises. When a drug shipment is hijacked, the thieves don't know that the drug is unusually pure and packs of "Fatal Beauty"... See full summary »

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Rita Rizzoli is a narcotics police officer with a plethora of disguises. When a drug shipment is hijacked, the thieves don't know that the drug is unusually pure and packs of "Fatal Beauty" begin turning up next to too many dead bodies. Mike Marshak works for the original owner of the drugs and tries to tell himself that since he does not handle the drugs, he is "clean". Mike becomes Rita's constant companion as the drug hijackers (who are nearly psychotic and very well armed) are hunted, while more and more bodies continue to turn up. Written by John Vogel <jlvogel@comcast.net>

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An earthquake is about to hit L.A. It's called Detective Rita Rizoli.


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This movie has been called a female version of Beverly Hills Cop (1984), a film which starred Eddie Murphy as Axel Foley. 'Efilmcritic.com' called Whoopi Goldberg's character in this film Axela Foley. See more »

Goofs

When Delgadillo says "Look at this. They even stamped the package wrong!" his mouth doesn't match what he is saying. See more »

Quotes

Deputy Getz: What the hell kept ya? Stopped to pick up a a sailor?
Rita Rizzoli: Yeah, I almost had one too, but your mother beat me to him.
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References Sudden Impact (1983) See more »

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This is even worse than I expect!
12 August 1999 | by See all my reviews

Goldberg-movies in generally are not so good and I have accept that but this is too much. This movie is in my short list of terrible movies. I just can`t understand why they do so stupid movies like this. Whoopi is not funny, period. 2/10


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