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Maniac Cop 2 (1990)

A supernatural, maniac killer cop teams up with a Times Square serial killer.

Director:

William Lustig

Writer:

Larry Cohen
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Robert Davi ... Det. Sean McKinney
Claudia Christian ... Susan Riley
Michael Lerner ... Edward Doyle
Bruce Campbell ... Jack Forrest
Laurene Landon ... Teresa Mallory
Robert Z'Dar ... Matt Cordell
Clarence Williams III ... Blum
Leo Rossi ... Turkell
Lou Bonacki ... Detective Lovejoy
Paula Trickey ... Cheryl
Charles Napier ... Lew Brady
Santos Morales Santos Morales ... Store Clerk
Robert Earl Jones ... Harry
Andrew Hill Newman ... Citizen
Ángel Salazar ... Traffic Officer
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Storyline

Officer Matt Cordell, the undead cop, returns from the grave. Again. This time he is after the criminals who murdered him in the prison, and he is not doing that because he wants to forgive them... Written by Jaromir "Vassago" Król <jaromirk@kr.onet.pl>

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You Have The Right To Remain Silent...Forever! See more »


Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 July 1990 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Le flic de l'enfer 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

Culver City, California, USA See more »

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Budget:

$4,000,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The post-production for this picture was only two and a half months. William Lustig had three different editors working around the clock to have this movie ready in time to premiere at the Cannes Film Festival. See more »

Goofs

When Maniac Cop throws a man into (what looks like) a thick, solid wall during the prison scene, the wall is clearly shaking. See more »

Quotes

Turkell: You're the prettiest one in my collection so far.
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Alternate Versions

Although the UK cinema version was uncut the video release was cut by 4 secs by the BBFC to remove shots from the flashback shower murder in the prison, repeated from the original film. The Medusa DVD features the cut video print. See more »

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Message From Above
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Davi is Fantastic
9 March 2009 | by SnaporazzSee all my reviews

I watched this film the other day. Was surprised how much I enjoyed it.It is loaded with a lot of social statements and humor. Bill Lustig does a terrific job with directing from the cult writer Larry Cohen script. Robert Davi is Fantastic as hardboiled Dectecive Sean Mckinney---he makes me believe the unbelievable in a horror genre film. Watch his scenes with therapist --would'nt be surprised if Sopranos was'nt influenced by this character trait as these films have a cult following ,,,Bruce Campbell has a cameo and is cool as you will see some fun casting choices throughout. the action is very well done and first rate --only criticism is makeup on monster could have been much better although not bad by all means..fun film I highly recommend just to see Davi --also number 3 ,,where he reprises his role as McKinney ..


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