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Lunarcop (1995)

 -  Action | Drama | Sci-Fi  -  1 April 1995 (Japan)
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A cop from the moon is sent to the Earth, now possessed by motorcycle-riding "Mad Max"-like inhabitants, to stop a serum from being released that he believes is going to destroy the Earth...

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Joe Brody
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Kay
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Robin Smith ...
Stopper
Gavin Van Der Berg ...
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Ron Smerczak ...
Aragon
David Sherwood ...
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Annabel Linder ...
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Molemo Maarohanye ...
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A cop from the moon is sent to the Earth, now possessed by motorcycle-riding "Mad Max"-like inhabitants, to stop a serum from being released that he believes is going to destroy the Earth... Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Two Worlds About To Collide And Only One Man Can Save Them.

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Rated R for strong action violence and some language | See all certifications »
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Billy Drago injured himself while filming the fight between him and Michael Pare. See more »

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In the final shot, as Brody rides away, the falling rain moves with the camera as it pans, revealing it to be an effect. See more »

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Kay: It's okay, you can relax, Lester, we just drop by to try one of your famous steak dinners.
Lester: Hmm, we're fresh out of meat.
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Not a masterpiece but not a piece of crap either with nice shots
14 February 2005 | by (Toulouse, France) – See all my reviews

Well, well, well - I have been reading IMDb reviews more than once to check whether some movies were worth watching - both in theatre or in DVD. I especially checked low-cost DVDs, which confirmed that most of cheap DVDs definitely are not worth the pain to watch 'em (even if it is low-cost it still takes some time watching). Well I bought Lunar Cop the other day, well aware that it was likely to be a waste of time watching. To my surprise it was not that bad; not a masterpiece, but entertaining for people who likes movies like Mad Max 2. OK it is not as good as Mad Max 2 but for a low budget film it does the job. The photography is quite nice, and I liked the design work on the clothes. The movie was released in 1994, but right from the beginning it has a seventies flavour from the actors loathings and hair-cut. As for the plot, well it won't give you a headache - an other user mentioned some holes. Well I'd say those are inherent to this kind of low-budget action-oriented movies - and the flaws of this movie also apply to Mad Max 2 (yes I like this movie)


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