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November 1973 (USA) See more »
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Two Los Angeles detectives are assigned to track down and arrest a brutal rapist-murderer terrorizing the city. Their job is complicated by the fact that the killer is able to avoid capture because he can pose as a woman. | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)
Joshua Bryant ... Officer Ed Haskell (as John Kirkpatric)
Frank Bannon ... Officer Bob Streeker
Rosie Stone ... Officer Patty Rydell
Linda York ... Girl on Park Bench
Brandy Lyman ... Teenage Victim

Con Covert ... The Rapist
Tony Scarponi

John Keith (as Pat O'Connor)
Ann Ali
Terry Woolman
Irving Parham
Mike Doty
Eric Norden (as Erich Norden)
Phil Kaufman
Brink Brydon
Linda Vale
Morgan Tyler
Lauralie Hart (as LauraLie Hart)
Miki Danwick
Flora Weisel (as Flora Wiesel)
Bobby Angelle ... Peeper
Michael Lee
Eddy Doty
Susan Norden
Dan Foley
Wes Young
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Colleen Brennan ... Jenny the Dispatcher (uncredited)
Sandy Carey ... Pot-Smoker Girl (uncredited)
Angela Carnon ... Gail (uncredited)

Sandy Dempsey ... Vicki (uncredited)

Norman Fields ... Mr. Heath (uncredited)
Christopher Geoffries ... Brian the Cop (uncredited)
Mady Maguire ... Susan Haskell (uncredited)

Chuck Norris ... Karate Instructor (uncredited)

John Tull ... Pot-Smoker Boy (uncredited)

Directed by
Carl Monson 
Dwayne Avery (uncredited)
Bethel Buckalew (uncredited)
Harry H. Novak (uncredited)
Writing credits
Eric Norden (written by) (as Erich Norden)

Produced by
Carl Monson .... producer
Harry H. Novak .... producer (as Harry Novak)
Film Editing by
Paul Heslin 
Sound Department
Dick Damon .... sound
Special Effects by
Harry Woolman .... special effects
Camera and Electrical Department
Jack Beckett .... camera operator

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Also Known As:
"Girls in the Street" - , UK (video title)
"Girls in the Streets" - Australia (imdb display title), UK (video title)
"Scream Street" -
"Der Schlächter" - Germany (DVD title)
"Der Schlächter - Sein Haß gilt allen Frauen" - West Germany (imdb display title)
"Koritsia stous dromous" - Greece (transliterated ISO-LATIN-1 title)
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96 min
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2 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
Disjointed crime drama, 31 March 2000
Author: William ( from Seattle, Washington

There is a cross-dressing rapist/murder on the loose and two plain clothed cops are on the case, but they are too busy battling peeping tom, foodmart robber, and having personal problems in this run-of-the-mill action film. One actress looks like Colleen Brennen. The video print is the edited down version, but still has most of the stuff intact. Could've been a good cop film, but the paper thin script made it impossible to like. Suprisingly has a decent car chase for a low-budget film. Not recommended.

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