44 user 59 critic

Maniac Cop 2 (1990)

A supernatural, maniac killer cop teams up with a Times Square serial killer.




Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Prime Video

2 nominations. See more awards »


Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A female cop is gunned down and wrongly accused of using excessive force in a hostage rescue attempt. Maniac cop returns from the dead once more to seek revenge, destroying everthing and ... See full summary »

Director: William Lustig
Stars: Robert Davi, Robert Z'Dar, Caitlin Dulany
Maniac Cop (1988)
Action | Crime | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A killer dressed in a police uniform begins murdering innocent people on the streets of New York City.

Director: William Lustig
Stars: Tom Atkins, Bruce Campbell, Laurene Landon
Maniac Cop (2008)
Short | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A young woman walking home alone gets attacked by two vicious muggers in a New York City back alley. A lone cop arrives on the scene, but turns out to be anything but your average police officer.

Director: Chris R. Notarile
Stars: Kim Santiago, Damien Colletti, Roberto Lombardi
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

Psychopath cop decides to kill everyone who he thinks has broken the law.

Director: Adam Rifkin
Stars: Robert R. Shafer, Barbara Niven, Rod Sweitzer
Maniac (1980)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A psychopath, troubled by his childhood abuse, loose in New York City, kills young women and takes their scalps as his trophies. Will he find the perfect woman in a photographer, and end his killing spree?

Director: William Lustig
Stars: Joe Spinell, Caroline Munro, Abigail Clayton
Intruder (1989)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

The overnight stock crew of a local supermarket find themselves being stalked and slashed by a mysterious maniac.

Director: Scott Spiegel
Stars: Elizabeth Cox, Renée Estevez, Dan Hicks
Vigilante (1982)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

When his wife and son are brutalized by thugs and a corrupt criminal justice system puts the perpetrators back on the street, a New York City factory worker turns vigilante to find some measure of bloody justice.

Director: William Lustig
Stars: Robert Forster, Fred Williamson, Richard Bright
Psycho Cop (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

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

Director: Wallace Potts
Stars: Robert R. Shafer, Jeff Qualle, Palmer Lee Todd
Hit List (1989)
Thriller | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A family man and a mob witness hunt for a hit-man who has mistakenly kidnapped the family man's son.

Director: William Lustig
Stars: Jan-Michael Vincent, Leo Rossi, Lance Henriksen
Maniac Cop (2018)
Horror | Thriller

There's a monster on the loose on the streets of Los Angeles, or is it just a killer cop out to punish the city that destroyed him.



Cast overview, first billed only:
Detective Lovejoy
Santos Morales ...
Store Clerk
Traffic Officer


Officer Matt Cordell, the undead cop, returns from the grave. Again. This time he is after the criminals who murdered him in the prison, and he is not doing that because he wants to forgive them... Written by Jaromir "Vassago" Król <jaromirk@kr.onet.pl>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


You have the right to remain silent forever.....Again! See more »


R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:





Release Date:

18 July 1990 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Le flic de l'enfer 2  »

Filming Locations:



Box Office


$4,000,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:


Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »

Did You Know?


William Lustig set his arm on fire in order to convince Leo Rossi to have his arm set on fire at the film's climax. Rossi agreed and wound up having his bushy beard singed by the flames. See more »


When the angry cab driver is yelling at the female cop that stole his taxi, the words you can hear him saying do not match is mouth. See more »


Lew Brady: When it comes time for your execution, you can't con Con Edison.
See more »


Referenced in Evil Dead: A Fistful of Boomstick (2003) See more »


Children of the Night
Written by Gary McLaughlin / Guy Allison
Publisher: D.M.O. Music
Produced by Gary McLaughlin
Performed by Buddy Miles
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more »

User Reviews

Enjoyable sequel with some stunning set pieces
12 July 2006 | by See all my reviews

Hulking, undead officer Matt Cordell (Robert D'Zar) returns from his apparent watery grave to wreck yet more carnage in this entertaining sequel to the 1988 film.

Whilst in my opinion not quite on par with the original, this one nonetheless certainly ups the action sequences. Of special mention there is a truly superbly staged assault on a police station when Cordell crashes in (literally!) to liberate a deranged serial killer whom he has formed an acquaintanceship with. This scene easily surpasses the very similar sequence from The Terminator when big Arnie performs his own inimitable attack on the police station in that movie.

The spectacular finale here too set a new stunt record for the longest full body burning and it is truly a sight to behold!

10 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 44 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Zach Braff on "Alex, Inc." and the Art of Directing

Zach Braff takes "The IMDb Show" behind the scenes of his new series "Alex, Inc." and reveals Morgan Freeman’s favorite on-set prank.

Watch now