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Scanner Cop II (1995)

R | | Horror, Sci-Fi | Video 16 May 1995
A demonic 'scanner' terrorizes Los Angeles and the only person who can stop him may not have the neurons for the job.

Director:

Steve Barnett

Writers:

David Cronenberg (characters), Mark Sevi
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Daniel Quinn ... Detective Samuel Staziak
Patrick Kilpatrick ... Karl Volkin
Khrystyne Haje ... Carrie Goodart
Stephen Mendel ... Detective Jim Mullins
Robert Forster ... Captain Jack Bitters
Brenda Swanson Brenda Swanson ... Glory Avionis
Jerry Potter Jerry Potter ... Sheriff Jake
Jewel Shepard ... Nurse
Tony Fasce Tony Fasce ... Pickpocket Jones
Terrie Snell ... Washer Woman
Jim Blumetti Jim Blumetti ... Old Cop
Eric Chambers ... Young Cop
Evan MacKenzie Evan MacKenzie ... J.J.
Barbara Tarbuck ... Rachel Staziak
Eugene Robert Glazer ... Institute Director (as Eugene Glazer)
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Storyline

A scanner cop tracks a renegade scanner, who is building his power by siphoning the power of other weaker scanners. For those, who have not yet seen any of the scanner series, a scanner is a mind controller. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Horror | Sci-Fi

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, sci-fi violence and gore | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA | Canada | Germany

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 May 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Scanner Cop II: Volkin's Revenge See more »

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Budget:

$4,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color (FotoKem)
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Trivia

"Scanner Cop II" was released on DVD by Seville Pictures in Canada under the "Scanners: The Showdown" title in 2005 alongside "Scanner Cop". See more »

Connections

Spun-off from Scanners (1981) See more »

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an improvement over the first Scanner Cop movie
18 September 2007 | by disdressed12See all my reviews

once again,we have B movie with Z grade acting.the dialogue in this one,as in the previous Scanner Cop movie is cringe worthy and delivered the same way.thought the acting wasn't great in this one,our hero,played by Daniel Quinn,has actually improved from the previous movie.not a lot,but some.i didn't find the story particularly compelling,and again,like in the previous film,i really did care either way about the characters.except for one.that would be the villain played by Patrick Kilpatrick.i don't know what it is,but the guy makes a great villain.he just has some quality.plus,in this movie,he was really having fun with the role.one other thing i want to mention.the movie was far too disgusting,for no reason.i don't mind disgust when it serves a purpose,but that isn't the case in this movie.anyway,my vote for Scanner Cop II is a 4.5/10


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