Maniac 1980

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Main Details

  • Released in 1980
  • Color
  • Runtime: 88 min
  • Rated: Unrated
  • Production Co: Magnum Motion Pictures Inc.
  • Distribution Co: Analysis Film Releasing Corporation (1980) (USA) (theatrical), Citadel Films (1981) (Canada) (theatrical) (cut version), Hollywood Boulevard Diffusion (1982) (France) (theatrical)
  • Directed by William Lustig
  • Written by C.A. Rosenberg, Joe Spinell
  • Starring: Joe Spinell, Caroline Munro, Abigail Clayton (as Gail Lawrence)
  • Produced by Andrew W. Garroni, Judd Hamilton, William Lustig, John Packard, Joe Spinell
  • Original Music by Jay Chattaway
  • Cinematography by Robert Lindsay
  • Film Editing by Lorenzo Marinelli

Plot Summary

  • A psychopathic man goes on a killing and mutilation spree in New York City.

Also Known As

  • Meeting with Frank


  • Run from this man!
  • I warned you not to go out tonight
  • You can lock your windows and doors...But you can't lock the madman out of your mind.
  • It will tear the life out of you.
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