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Colpi di luce (1985)

A crazed physician invents a death ray and threatens to destroy San Francisco unless he is paid $10 million.

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... Inspector Ronn Warren
... Dr. Yuri Soboda (as Thomas Moore)
Michael Pritchard ... Swann
... Jacqueline
Bob Taylor
... Policeman in Warehouse
Louis Geneva
Thaddeus Golas
Robert Paul Weiss
Sheldon Feldner
John X. Heart
Brad James
Steven Kravitz
Julie Conners
Cyril Clayton
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A crazed physician invents a death ray and threatens to destroy San Francisco unless he is paid $10 million.

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It can destroy a city...and perhaps the word. (sic)


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Look out Ponch, he's got a laser gun!
19 July 2006 | by See all my reviews

Things were never quite like this in CHIPS for Erik Estrada who appears in this highly enjoyable action yarn from the ever dependable Enzo G. Castellari.

A mad scientist is threatening to blow up the city with his devastating laser cannon unless his ransom demands are met and it's up to our man Ponch- erm, I mean Inspector Ronn to stop him.

Some great body melt fx, a number of exciting high speed car chases (with an especially cool one at the climax), plenty of shoot outs and in one scene, a fight in an undertakers with a mad female mortician(!) all combine to make this a fun ride from start to finish. Add to this a cool musical score that backs up all the said action and what more could you ask for in a film?

Highly recommended!


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