MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 10,533 this week

The Killers Edge (1991)

Video  -  Action | Crime | Thriller  -  9 May 1991 (USA)
4.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.2/10 from 53 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 4 critic

A cop teams up with an FBI agent to track down a counterfeiter.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1007 titles
created 24 Jun 2012
 
a list of 104 titles
created 27 Oct 2012
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Killers Edge (Video 1991)

The Killers Edge (Video 1991) on IMDb 4.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Killers Edge.

Videos

1 video »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

L.A. Vice (1989)
Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Vice detective Jon Chance (Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs) is in search of a millionaire's daughter and her boyfriend...kidnapped for an unreasonable ransom. With his trustworthy captain (William ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph Merhi
Stars: Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, William Smith, Jean Levine
Last Man Standing (Video 1995)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Cop finds himself caught between an organzed crime gang and a ring of crooked cops.

Director: Joseph Merhi
Stars: Jeff Wincott, Jillian McWhirter, Jonathan Fuller
Repo Jake (1990)
Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

Jake Baxter takes a job as a repoman with hopes of living the quiet life. Plans go sour when he's whipped into supersonic action, involving a vicious crime lord, a mob of angry car owners, ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph Merhi
Stars: Dan Haggerty, Dana Bentley, Steve Hansbourgh
Night of the Wilding (Video 1990)
Crime | Thriller | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

Three boys have gone wild by raping and brutally beating several people. Defense attorney Joseph Fainer accepts the case only to find that the prosecuting attorney is his ex-wife.

Director: Joseph Merhi
Stars: Erik Estrada, Joey Travolta, Kathrin Middleton
Sinners (1990)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  

Love is in the air in a small Italian neighborhood of New York. But, is it safe to cheat on your wife, with your cousin, whose brother owns a shotgun and whose hobby is blowing up cars?

Director: Charles T. Kanganis
Stars: Joe Palese, Robert Gallo, Wendy MacDonald
Quiet Fire (Video 1991)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Jesse Palmer, is a Vietnam Veteran who must discomfit his ex-commanding officer turned crooked senate candidate named Whalen from conspiring to turn over part of the U.S. Government to ... See full summary »

Director: Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs
Stars: Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Nadia Marie, Lance Lindsay
Shotgun (1989)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

Detective Ian 'Shotgun' Jones hunts a sadistic misogynistic maniac.

Director: Addison Randall
Stars: Stuart Chapin, Rif Hutton, David Marriott
Fresh Kill (1988)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
Director: Joseph Merhi
Stars: Pamela Dixon, Jody Jaress, Flint Keller
Blood Money (1996)
Crime | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  

Hardened criminal Lester is in prison for armed robbery and murder. When his request for parole is refused, he escapes and hatches a plan for revenge and make him rich. He leads two gang ... See full summary »

Director: John Shepphird
Stars: James Brolin, Billy Drago, Dean Tarrolly
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Jack Saxon
...
Barrett
...
Miller Richardson
Joe Palese ...
Burt
Elaine Pelino ...
Dorothy
Gino Dentie ...
Tony (as Gino Dinocente)
Talbot Perry Simons ...
Mario (as Talbot Simmons)
Andres Carranza ...
Manny
Wendy MacDonald ...
Susan
...
Capt. Brown
...
Boris
Dallas Cole ...
Mona
Bobby Figaro ...
Earl (as Robert Figaro)
Delores Nascar ...
Massage Madam
Charlie Ganis ...
John
Edit

Storyline

A cop teams up with an FBI agent to track down a counterfeiter.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Action | Crime | Thriller

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

9 May 1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Blood Money  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

aka Blood Money
20 October 2001 | by (Sydney, Australia) – See all my reviews

This film is so diabolically bad and such a chore to sit through that writer director Joseph Merhi should pay people to view it, rather than vice versa. Beginning with a counterfeit money print shop being besieged by Robert Z'Dar and his gang of opportunists, we soon follow the FBI in the form of Karen Black and LA police in the form of detective Wings Hauser in their attempt to recover the printing plates and the counterfeit currency. The way in which one of the print shop workers is killed suggests that the killer is a Vietnam veteran, and soon Hauser makes the connection with Z'Dar, his Vietnam commander, via a series of unconvincing wartime flashbacks including a bottle shooting montage. The only compelling thing about this film is Z'Dar's face, which inexplicably looks like the actor has had cheek and chin implants, and who's look is only explained by someone referring to him as having "a big jaw". He even sports the same look in the flashbacks, so we can't blame the Vietcong. Hauser is given the annoying habit of repeating questions posed to him as his answer, though his all too few scenes of banter with Black are mildly entertaining. This is the kind of film where scenes with someone standing on a rooftop and in front of a swimming pool get the anticipated payoff, where a person can hide under a cardboard box during the siege of the print store and not be discovered, where the writer's idea of wit is "There's 458 homicides in LA and you're (Hauser) responsible for over 10% of them", and "You got change of a buck? What do I look like - a bank?!".


10 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss The Killers Edge (1991) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?