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Big Zapper (1973)

R | | Adventure | January 1974 (USA)
A female private detective, Harriet Zapper, is hired by a rich old man to find his missing children, and becomes involved in counterfeiting and murder

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Lindsay Shonteff
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Credited cast:
Linda Marlowe ... Harriet Zapper
Richard Monette Richard Monette ... Rock Hard
Gary Hope ... Kono
Sean Hewitt ... Fingers
Michael O'Malley ... Strawberry Jim
Jack May Jack May ... Jeremiah Horn
Penny Irving ... Maggie
Stuart Lock Stuart Lock ... Septimus / Randy Horn
Bobbi Anne Bobbi Anne ... Pandora Horn
Parnell McGarry Parnell McGarry ... Lesbian Rose
William Ridoutt William Ridoutt ... Shawn Cobra
Graham Ashley Graham Ashley ... Mr. Cortina
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Marc Arnall Marc Arnall ... Kono's Boy
Robert Breen Robert Breen ... Kono's Boy
Keith Britto Keith Britto ... Kono's Boy
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A female private detective, Harriet Zapper, is hired by a rich old man to find his missing children, and becomes involved in counterfeiting and murder

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

January 1974 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Big Zapper zahlt mit blauen Bohnen See more »

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Mono

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Color (Technicolor)

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2.35 : 1
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Great action! Great film-making!
7 August 2005 | by justinkimberlakeSee all my reviews

As the female version of Dirty Harry and one of the most vicious comic book adaptations Big Zapper is a cult favorite that lives on! After Sin City it has become even more acceptable and one can see that it was just ahead of it's time!

It's an unbelievable mixture of surreal sex scenes and nasty slap stick violence and the cynical attitude of the main character is absolutely unbelievable! Plus the way the goofs are saved by the voice over like "I had time just to change my clothes" when Zapper's outfit is changed in the middle the scene!

Absolutely great work!


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