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Headhunter (1988)

R | | Horror | 17 October 1989 (USA)
A Miami cop finds out his wife has a female lover, and he begins to have an affair with his female partner. Meanwhile, a voodoo demon from Africa arrives among Miami's Nigerian community ... See full summary »

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Francis Schaeffer

Writer:

Len Spinell
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kay Lenz ... Katherine Hall
Wayne Crawford ... Pete Giullani
Steve Kanaly ... Captain Ted Calvin
June Chadwick ... Denise Giullani
John Fatooh John Fatooh ... Roger(Headhunter)
Gordon Mulholland Gordon Mulholland ... Prof. Robert Sinclair
Sam Williams Sam Williams ... Samuel Juru
Helena Kriel Helena Kriel ... Murphy
Ted Le Plat ... Detective Haynes
John Barrett John Barrett ... Detective #2
Frank Notaro Frank Notaro ... Store Clerk
Jim Neill Jim Neill ... Bartender
Isaac Albert Isaac Albert ... Maniac
Robert La Thom Robert La Thom ... Houseboy
Al Roberts Al Roberts ... Praying Man, Pastor Bobby
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A Miami cop finds out his wife has a female lover, and he begins to have an affair with his female partner. Meanwhile, a voodoo demon from Africa arrives among Miami's Nigerian community and begins decapitating some people and possessing others--including the cop's wife. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Black Magic. Pure Terror. See more »

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Horror

Certificate:

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Country:

USA | South Africa

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 October 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Head Hunter See more »

Filming Locations:

Miami, Florida, USA See more »

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Good horror film with an excellent demon!
4 September 2003 | by Movie NuttballSee all my reviews

Headhunter is is good horror movie that stars Kay Lenz and Wayne Crawford! The killings are gruesome! It has good music and the Headhunter demon is very neat! it wasn't suppose to be funny but I thought the scene with the preacher was funny and it seemed like his voice was dubbed! I was funny when he said "I'm never coming back to this (curses) river again!I feel this movie needs more attention that it has received! I don't want to spoil it for you in case you haven't seen the movie and if you haven't rent it because its a good horror movie!


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