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5 October 1996 (USA) See more »
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A string of murders begin occurring on a campus by an embittered husband betrayed by his wife, who now punishes those he sees as being guilty of sins of the flesh. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Ben Gazzara ... Lt. Jack 'Jigsaw' Lasky

Alex McArthur ... Richard Darling

Stephen Davies ... Mike Fenton

Terri Treas ... Capt. Lorraine Hanover
Renee Allman ... Jennifer (as Renee Ammann)
Jacob Witkin ... Professor Dandridge

Lucy Lee Flippin ... Mrs. Morlock
Jeannie Millar ... Nikki

Tim DeZarn ... Mackey (as Tim De Zarn)
Steve Tannen ... Detective (as Steven Tannen)

Terence H. Winkless ... Detective (as Terence Henry)

Eddie Driscoll ... Detective
Steve Wilde ... Colin Taylor

Lisa Canning ... Leslie Vance
Landon Hall ... Vicky Gallagher

David Yost ... Josh White

Joanne Baron ... Marsha Levine
Julia Dahl ... Marci Davis
Jeff Winkless ... Len Mirkin

Jackie Debatin ... Tease
Rick Dean ... Everhard

Monique Parent ... Debbie Schaffer

Bob McFarland ... Lt. Hatcher
Milton Kahn ... Drunk (as Milt Kahn)
Abraham Gordon ... Waiter
Rob Kerchner ... Prison Guard

Directed by
Terence H. Winkless 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Craig J. Nevius 

Produced by
Michael Amato .... co-producer
Roger Corman .... producer
Mike Elliott .... producer
 
Original Music by
Jeff Winkless 
 
Film Editing by
David Byron Lloyd 
 
Production Design by
Nava 
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jeffrey F. January .... first assistant director
 
Sound Department
Camilla Mauritzson Skjaerbaek .... re-recording mixer (as Camilla Mauritzson)
Pat Toma .... production sound mixer
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Dana Koellner .... costume assistant
 
Transportation Department
Joseph E. Jones .... driver
 
Other crew
Sherry Gallarneau .... script supervisor
 

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Rated R for strong violence, sexuality and language
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83 min | Italy:90 min
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Professor Dandridge:[tossing a bunch of quarters at Jack's feet as he comes out of the police department] Forgot your changeSee more »

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Made for cable time-killer., 21 May 2003
Author: capkronos (capkronos00@hotmail.com) from Ohio, USA

OK Roger Corman cable production delivers pretty much what you'd expect. A maniac kills shapely nude models on a small college campus by slitting their throats after force-feeding them coins. Troubled ex-policeman Jack `Jigsaw' Lasky (Ben Gazzara), who's haunted by memories of accidentally shooting and killing his partner, becomes personally involved when the prime suspect, cocky actor Richard Darling (Alex MacArthur), becomes involved with his blonde artist daughter (Renee Ammann).

The plot is often highly implausible and some of the characters behave brain dead, but some witty dialogue and good interplay between Gazzara and MacArthur are enough to keep you tuned in.

Score: 4 out of 10

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