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Relentless 3 (1993)

Sam Dietz, the relentless police detective, returns to Los Angeles from a self-imposed exile to help the police solve another series of brutal killings committed by another crafty serial killer whom targets Dietz's latest love interest.

Director:

James Lemmo

Writers:

James Lemmo, Phil Alden Robinson (characters) (as Jack T.D. Robinson)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Leo Rossi ... Sam Dietz
William Forsythe ... Walter Hilderman
Robert Costanzo ... Roy Kalewsky
Edward Wiley Edward Wiley ... Lt. Muldowney
Tom Bower ... Captain Phelan
Savannah Smith Boucher ... Marianne
Stacy Edwards ... Toni Keely
Mindy Seeger ... Francine
George Tovar ... Detective Santos
Jack Knight ... Detective Schulte
Felton Perry ... Detective Ziskie
Charles Dennis ... Detective Cirrillo
Signy Coleman ... Paula
Diane Rodriguez Diane Rodriguez ... Angry Woman
Jay Arlen Jones ... Angry Man
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Storyline

Sam Dietz, divorced Los Angeles detective, is now back (from "up North") agrees to consult on a serial killer case. Not wanting to be anymore involved than that changes when the killer forces him to become actively involved in the investigation. The killer is someone he's arrested before... Written by <Doug@min.net>

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When the fear stops...you're dead!

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Action | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence and sexuality, and for language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 August 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Relentless III See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Although Leo Rossi plays the main character in all four "Relentless" films, this is the first where he gets top billing. See more »

Alternate Versions

Several scenes had to be cut in order to avoid an NC-17 rating. See more »

Connections

References Batman Returns (1992) See more »

Soundtracks

You're Gonna Get What You Deserve
Music and Lyrics by John Vestor
Performed by Jess Harnell
Produced by Richard Stone and John Vestor
Published by Lauren Jordan Music (BMI)
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What a let-down
8 January 1999 | by Wizard-8See all my reviews

The first was mediocre, the second was great, but the third entry STINKS! Leo Rossi's character here is repulsive and not likable in any way. Everybody acts unbelievably stupid here. Pre-release cuts to prevent the movie getting an NC-17 also hurt the film. The actor who plays the villain actually isn't bad, considering the material he's given.


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