Live Like A Cop, Die Like A Man

Sunday, April 1st, 2012 by Coventry -

Live Like A Cop, Die Like A Man   live like a cop poster01 83x120 thriller reviews reviews action Director: Ruggero Deodato
Writer:
Fernando Di Leo, Alberto Marras and Vincenzo Salviani
Release Year:
1976
Italian Title:
Uomini Si Nasce Poliziotti Si Muore

Live Like A Cop, Die Like A Man   Offscreen 2012 mini logo thriller reviews reviews action Unorthodox Copper Holocaust!

Aside from having some serious crime troubles, Rome has another problem to deal with: Two cynical, daredevil coppers are loose in the city, making various criminals meet their maker in a free-for-all manner. Needless to say the word “justice” isn’t too far up on their priority list.

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Ricco The Mean Machine

Thursday, February 11th, 2010 by Severed Survival -

Ricco The Mean Machine   riccobig 84x120 reviews action Director: Tulio Demicheli
Writer
: Mario di Nardo, José G. Maesso & Santiago Moncada
Release Year
: 1974

“Some guy with a strange face is looking for you to kill you.”

Chris Mitchum (son of legendary actor Robert Mitchum) is Ricco Avasi; a fresh from prison parolee who comes home to find out that his gangster father has been whacked and his woman Rosa (Marisa Longo) is with another man.  The sonofabitch behind it all is Don Vito (Arthur Kennedy) and he has no idea the kind of hell he has brought on himself by messing with the MEAN MACHINE. So full of vengeance that it looks like he is sleepwalking, Ricco travels to Rome to find the bastards that screwed up his life. He eventually teams up with an old counterfeiter and his often-naked daughter (Barbara Bouchet) to exact his revenge in this Italian/Spanish co-production.

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Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song

Saturday, August 22nd, 2009 by Perfesser Deviant -

Sweet Sweetbacks Baadasssss Song   sweet sweetback poster 2 66x120 reviews drama action Director: Melvin Van Peebles
Writer: Melvin Van Peebles
Release Year: 1971

Who’s The Man?

Sweetback (Melvin Van Peebles), who seems to be some sort of live sex performer, one day pisses off The Man and sparks off a firestorm of police violence. The rest of this film is nothing more than an extended chase as Sweetback has to keep eluding the police as he tries to find a safe haven…

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