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Stripped to Kill (1987)

When Detective Cody Sheehan discovers the body of a stripper from the Rock Bottom dance club, she wants the case. Her partner, Detective Heineman, is equally anxious to make the jump to the... See full summary »

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Katt Shea (as Katt Shea Ruben)

Writers:

Andy Ruben, Katt Shea (as Katt Shea Ruben)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kay Lenz ... Detective Cody Sheenan
Greg Evigan ... Detective Heineman
Norman Fell ... Ray
Pia Kamakahi Pia Kamakahi ... Eric / Roxanne
Tracey Crowder Tracey Crowder ... Fanny
Debbie Nassar Debbie Nassar ... Dazzle
Lucia Lexington Lucia Lexington ... Brandy
Carlye Byron Carlye Byron ... Cinammon
Athena Worthy Athena Worthy ... Zeena
Michelle Foreman Michelle Foreman ... Angel
Diana Bellamy ... Shirl
Peter Scranton Peter Scranton ... Mr. Pocket
Brad David ... Derek (as Brad David Berwick)
Tom Ruben Tom Ruben ... Mobile Entrepeneur
J Bartell J Bartell ... Margolin (as J. Bartell)
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Storyline

When Detective Cody Sheehan discovers the body of a stripper from the Rock Bottom dance club, she wants the case. Her partner, Detective Heineman, is equally anxious to make the jump to the prestigious homicide division, but the only way Cody can get the assignment is to go undercover - uncovered - at the club. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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A Maniac is Killing Strippers. Detective Sheehan Has One Weapon to Stop Him. Her Body.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 March 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Strip Me Deadly See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Concorde-New Horizons See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.85 : 1
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Better than expected bra-and-panties thriller.
14 August 2011 | by EyeAskanceSee all my reviews

Ladycop Kay Lenz goes undercover as a dancer in a seedy strip joint to investigate a string of murders the club is linked to.

STRIPPED TO KILL is a fast-moving, occasionally clever, and overall above-par sexploitation thriller, and in a cheesy way, it's a pretty sexy one to boot. Unfortunately, some of the the girls playing the strippers are rather average looking(a couple of them might even bark if you offered them a Milk-Bone), and Ms. Lenz's male sidekick in the investigation is a grating character who gets a lot more screen time than he should. Still, this is buoyantly trashy fun, released just as the death-bell tolled for the grindhouse era.

5/10


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