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Lethal Obsession ()

Der Joker (original title)
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Several known criminals already have been murdered by a professional killer, leaving no trace but the "ace" game card. The police suspects a new mob is trying to take over the district. The investigating police officer Jan is victimized by... See more »

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Jan Bogdan
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Daniela Santini
Bernard Freyd ...
Mario Santini
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Toni Blach
Karl Merkatz ...
Josef Blach
Elke Krings ...
Theresa Blach
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Serge Gart
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Salz (as Joachim D. Mues)
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Pfeffer
András Gönczöl ...
Koura
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Resch
Monica Bleibtreu ...
Cilly (as Monika Bleibtreu)
Uwe Hacker ...
Riese
Klaus Bueb ...
Paul
Klaus Stiglmeier ...
1. Zuhälter
Dietmar Mössmer ...
2. Zuhälter (as Didi Mössmer)
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Axel Baumgartner
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Dr. Proper
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Peter Patzak ...
Mann an der Theke (uncredited)
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Chauffeur (uncredited)

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Peter Patzak

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Jonathan Carroll ... ()
 
Mortimer Ellis ... (story)
 
Peter Patzak ... ()

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Horst Hächler ... co-producer
Karl Spiehs ... producer

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Tony Carey
Carl Carlton
Frank Diez
Peter Maffay

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Dietrich Lohmann
Igor Luther

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Michou Hutter

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Andreas Althoff ... assistant editor

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Katja Beima
Gerald Damovsky
Claus Kottmann
Tobias Siemsen

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Heidi Melinc

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Alexandra Hutter ... makeup artist
Christine Krebs ... makeup artist (as Christa Krebs)

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Michael Kempe ... unit manager
Otto Retzer ... production manager
Erich Tomek ... production manager
Michael Waldleitner ... unit manager

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Milan Bor ... sound mixer
Adi Kredatus ... sound
Andreas Schneider ... sound technician

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Uli Nefzer ... special effects (as Ulrich Nefzer)
Willi Neuner ... special effects

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Franco Pizzorno ... business manager
Ingunn Sievers ... business manager

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Several known criminals already have been murdered by a professional killer, leaving no trace but the "ace" game card. The police suspects a new mob is trying to take over the district. The investigating police officer Jan is victimized by a bomb himself, when he's at his girlfriend Daniela's father's Italian restaurant. Although paralyzed and suspended from work, the tuff cop continues to investigate and takes revenge on the gangsters who did this to him. Written by Tom Zoerner

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Also Known As
  • Lethal Obsession (United States)
  • The Joker (World-wide, English title)
  • El comodín (Spain)
  • Jokern (Sweden)
  • O Ás e o Joker (Portugal)
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  • 97 min
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