R | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A police detective goes undercover in the underground S&M gay subculture of New York City to catch a serial killer who is preying on gay men.
Paul Morrissey was going to direct with Jeff Bridges as Steve Burns and Jan-Michael Vincent as Stuart Richards.
Hankie Salesman: Yeah? What?
Steve Burns: I was just looking at all these colored handkerchiefs you have for sale here and... well, I'm kinda new around here and I noticed that nearly all of the guys wondering outside have one or more of these colored hankies in their...
The medical examiner discusses the serrations in the wounds of a murder victim but the killer did not use a serrated knife on him.
The film only opens with the title in large letters, across the screen. It is only at the end where the filmmakers are credited.
The CBS/FOX video release (now out of print) was the most complete version available. It has about 45 seconds of footage of SM bondage and sex (during the Police Night scene) that has been deleted from the Warner Video release, and two lines of dialogue near the end of the film when detectives are searching the killer's dorm room and mention the killers father has been dead for ten years
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