R | | Action, Crime, Thriller
A tough-on-crime street cop must protect the only surviving witness to a strange murderous cult with far reaching plans.
Reni Santoni & Andrew Robinson were both also in the Clint Eastwood film 'Dirty Harry' (1971), a film also about an unorthodox cop who bends the rules to get results.
In America, there's a burglary every 11 seconds, an armed robbery every 65 seconds, a violent crime every 25 seconds, a murder every 24 minutes and 250 rapes a day.
When Cobra is riding in the back of the pick-up in which Ingrid is driving it smashes through a burning roadblock and the pick-up's hood is shown flying through the air. Later the hood is still attached.
German theatrical version was edited for violence (the final confrontation between the Night Slasher and Cobretti) to secure a "Not under 18" rating.