From The Grindhouse Cinema Database
Maniac Cop (1988, USA) is a Horror film directed by William Lustig.
- Released in 1988
- Running Time: 85 min | USA: 91 min (DVD version) | Canada: 88 min (DVD version)
- Production Co: Shapiro-Glickenhaus Home Video (presents)
- Distribution Co: Shapiro-Glickenhaus Home Video (1988) (USA) (theatrical) | Cineplex-Odeon Films (1988) (Canada) (theatrical)
- Directed by William Lustig
- Written by Larry Cohen
- Starring Tom Atkins, Bruce Campbell, Laurene Landon
- Produced by Larry Cohen, James Glickenhaus, Jefferson Richard
- Original Music by Jay Chattaway
- Cinematography by James Lemmo, Vincent J. Rabe
- Film Editing by David Kern
- A killer dressed in a police uniform begins murdering innocent people on the streets of New York City.
Also Known As
- Maniac Cop (France / Portugal)
- Le flic de l'enfer (Canada) (French title)
- Mániákus zsaru (Hungary) (imdb display title)
- Maniac Cop - O Exterminador (Brazil)
- Mielipuoli kyttä (Finland)
- O maniakos batsos (Greece)
- Policaj manijak (Slovenia) (imdb display title)
- Policajac manijak (Serbia)
- Poliziotto sadico (Italy) (dubbed version)
- You have the right to remain silent. Forever.
- Sometimes help can be dangerous.
- He Prefers To Kill, Instead Of Protect