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The Night Stalker (1987)

 -  Crime | Drama | Horror  -  April 1987 (USA)
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A tough homicide cop is assigned to track down a serial killer who is murdering prostitutes.

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A tough homicide cop is assigned to track down a serial killer who is murdering prostitutes.

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Some ladies of the evening will not live to see the light of another day. See more »

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Charles Napier is the reason to see this ........
20 May 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Charles Napier gives a good performance as boozing detective J.J.Stryker, pursuing a call girl killer. If you demand realism as part of your movie experience, then I suggest skipping "The Night Stalker", because the killer is practically immortal, and bullets do not even phase him. It is this killer that cannot die angle which requires complete suspension of disbelief by the viewer. What you wind up with is yet another "Dirty Harry" clone, with a psycho villain and a cop who finds trouble wherever he goes. Stryker stops for breakfast and gets hassled into a fistfight. Stryker stops for a beer and interrupts a robbery in progress. You get the picture. - MERK


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