Directed By: William Lustig
Starring: Bruce Campbell, Tom Atkins, Robert Z'dar, William Smith, Richard Roundtree
Studio: Synapse Films
Release Date: October 11, 2011
Innocent people are brutally killed on the streets of New York by a uniformed police officer. A young cop, Jack Forrest (Bruce Campbell, TV’s BURN NOTICE and The EVIL DEAD Trilogy) finds himself marked as the chief suspect after his wife is murdered. As Lieutenant Frank McCrae (Tom Atkins, DRIVE ANGRY and LETHAL WEAPON) investigates, the death toll rises and he suspects a mysterious police cover-up. This “maniac” cop must be stopped, but it might not be so easy. He seems inhuman, and ready to take on the entire police force, hell-bent on revenge!
Restored and remastered from original vault materials by Synapse Films, MANIAC COP looks and sounds better than ever in this brand-new 2011 high-definition transfer, featuring newly remixed DTS-HD Master Audio surround sound! Long considered a classic of the horror genre, MANIAC COP was written and produced by Larry Cohen (IT'S ALIVE, PHONE BOOTH) and directed by William Lustig (MANIAC, VIGILANTE).
1987 / 87 mins. / Horror / MPAA R / Color / 1.85:1 Widescreen Anamorphic / Region 0 / English / DTS 6.1 Surround Sound
- Maniac Cop Memories Featurette
- Out the Window - Interview with Tom Atkins
- Three Minutes with Danny Hicks Featurette
- Motion Still Gallery
- Additional Japanese TV Scenes
- Theatrical Trailer
- TV Spots
- Spanish Radio Spot