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Psycho Cop (1989)

Six college students on their weekend vacation are humiliated and killed one by one by a psycho cop.





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Complete credited cast:
Officer Joe Vickers (as Bobby Ray Shafer)
Jeff Qualle ...
Palmer Lee Todd ...
Dan Campbell ...
Cindy Guyer ...
Julie (as Cynthia Guyer)
Linda West ...
Greg Joujon-Roche ...
Bruce Melena ...
Glenn Steelman ...
Cop #2
Julie Araskog ...
Dead Woman
Denise Hartman ...
Barbara / Cop #3
David L. Zeisler ...
Greg / Cop #4


Officer Joe Vickers would probably make a good policeman if it weren't for his two nasty habits. Firstly, he is a devoted satanist; secondly - he likes to kill people. When he meets a group of teenagers spending their vacation in a wood hut, he decides to investigate... Written by Jaromir "Vassago" Krol <jaromirk@kr.onet.pl>

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28 November 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Psychocop  »

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Although the character of "The Caretaker" doesn't survive beyond the first reel, he is referred to over thirty times throughout the rest of the film. See more »


Moments after Erik opens a new can of beer in Doug's face, he is seen shaking the can quizzically and then tossing it away. This is followed by the sound of an empty can hitting the ground. See more »


Laura: Where were you?
Zack: I went over to the caretakers to get that stupid jacuzzi started but the guy's disappeared
Laura: What do you MEAN he's disappeared?
Zack: I'm mean I looked ALL over his place and I couldn't find the guy.
Doug: A couple hours ago, I thought I heard someone screaming. Sounded like it was coming from the woods.
Zack: No one ELSE heard it, Doug
Doug: But what if was the caretaker. You just said the guy disappeared
Zack: Just because a guy is NOT around doesn't mean something HAPPENED to him.
Laura: But what if it HAD, Zach?
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Referenced in Habeas Corpus: The Making of 'Psycho Cop Returns' (2017) See more »

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This movie rules
20 July 2002 | by See all my reviews

This is one of my all time favorite movies. Psycho Cop is a genius. He makes hilarious jokes and does cool things. The storyline is so lame that its great. This is definately the best B horror movie of all time and if you can find it somewhere, I definately recommend renting it.

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