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Stripped to Kill (1987)

When Detective Cody Sheehan discovers the body of a stripper from the Rock Bottom dance club, she wants the case. Her partner, Detective Heineman, is equally anxious to make the jump to the... See full summary »

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Detective Cody Sheenan
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Ray
Pia Kamakahi ...
Roxanne
Tracey Crowder ...
Fanny
Debbie Nassar ...
Dazzle
Lucia Lexington ...
Brandy
Carlye Byron ...
Cinammon
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Michelle Foreman ...
Angel
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Shirl
Peter Scranton ...
Mr. Pocket
Brad David ...
Derek (as Brad David Berwick)
Tom Ruben ...
Mobile Entrepeneur
J Bartell ...
Margolin (as J. Bartell)
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When Detective Cody Sheehan discovers the body of a stripper from the Rock Bottom dance club, she wants the case. Her partner, Detective Heineman, is equally anxious to make the jump to the prestigious homicide division, but the only way Cody can get the assignment is to go undercover - uncovered - at the club. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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A Maniac is Killing Strippers. Detective Sheehan Has One Weapon to Stop Him. Her Body.


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20 March 1987 (USA)  »

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Strip Me Deadly  »

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Directorial debut of Katt Shea. See more »

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Deny the Night
Written by Andy Ruben and John O'Kennedy
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Better than expected bra-and-panties thriller.
14 August 2011 | by (fabulous Las Vega$!) – See all my reviews

Ladycop Kay Lenz goes undercover as a dancer in a seedy strip joint to investigate a string of murders the club is linked to.

STRIPPED TO KILL is a fast-moving, occasionally clever, and overall above-par sexploitation thriller, and in a cheesy way, it's a pretty sexy one to boot. Unfortunately, some of the the girls playing the strippers are rather average looking(a couple of them might even bark if you offered them a Milk-Bone), and Ms. Lenz's male sidekick in the investigation is a grating character who gets a lot more screen time than he should. Still, this is buoyantly trashy fun, released just as the death-bell tolled for the grindhouse era.

5/10


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