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I, the Jury (1982)

A PI investigates the murder of his one-armed friend, a PI working on a case. Clues lead to a sex clinic. Bodies pile up.

Director:

Richard T. Heffron

Writers:

Mickey Spillane (novel), Larry Cohen (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Armand Assante ... Mike Hammer
Barbara Carrera ... Dr. Charlotte Bennett
Laurene Landon ... Velda
Alan King ... Charles Kalecki
Geoffrey Lewis ... Joe Butler
Paul Sorvino ... Detective Pat Chambers
Judson Scott ... Charles Kendricks
Barry Snider Barry Snider ... Romero
Julia Barr Julia Barr ... Norma Childs
Jessica James Jessica James ... Hilda Kendricks
Frederic Downs ... Jack Williams
Mary Margaret Amato ... Myrna Williams
F.J. O'Neil F.J. O'Neil ... Goodwin
William G. Schilling ... Lundee (as William Schilling)
Robert Sevra Robert Sevra ... Breslin
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Storyline

An old friend of a private detective is murdered. The detective, Mike Hammer, will make every effort to find out the killer. At each step he does, there is someone taking advantage of his progress. Written by Luis Carvacho <lcarvach@lascar.puc.cl>

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As you've never seen him before... Mickey Spillane's detective hero Mike Hammer, he's tough, he's unbreakable! See more »


Certificate:

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Parents Guide:

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Trivia

Often shown on a double-bill with Burt Reynolds' Sharky's Machine (1981), another Warner Bros. picture. See more »

Goofs

When Hammer shoots the truck driver from behind and the truck starts swirling over the road, you can see the 'dead' driver turning the steering wheel vigorously. See more »

Quotes

Mike Hammer: Let's get out of here.
Joe Butler: How?
Mike Hammer: We'll take the Cherokee. Let's go.
Joe Butler: There's no gas in it.
Mike Hammer: No gas? What do you mean, no gas? Who owns a truck with no gas?
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Alternate Versions

The UK cinema version was cut by the BBFC and the 1986 video was cut further (totalling 4 minutes in total) with edits to a scene of Kendricks tracing a knife across a woman's body, and heavy cuts to a scene at an orgy where he terrorizes and tortures 2 female twins with a razor. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Big Box: Christmas Evil (2011) See more »

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A Must for Barbara Carrera Fans
25 May 1999 | by Antilles-7See all my reviews

This so-so detective yarn feels more like a TV movie than the noir-ish piece of cinema you might expect from a Spillane novel. But it has a few moments.

What makes this movie worth watching is the smoking Nicaraguan beauty Barbara Carrera. She has a fully-nude love scene that steals the show. If you're a Barbara Carrera fan, you should rent this movie and fast-forward to that scene (a little over 1 hour into the movie). You won't be disappointed.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 April 1982 (West Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA See more »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$1,515,578

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,515,578
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Movielab)| Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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