In 1988, Maniac Cop hacked and slashed its way into cinemas. The horror movie, about a crazed police officer who returns from beyond the grave to exact bloody revenge, starred Bruce Campbell and Tom Atkins.
Produced on a small budget, Maniac Cop proved popular with audiences, and became a box office success. As such, it wasn’t long before a collection of sequels soon followed.
But how many Maniac Cop movies are there and what is the correct viewing order? For all the details and more keep reading!
The Maniac Cop movies in order
To date there are three entries in the Maniac Cop movie series. The movies appear in the following order:
- Maniac Cop (1988)
- Maniac Cop 2 (1990)
- Maniac Cop III: Badge of Silence (1993)
Are all of the Maniac Cop movies part of the same series?
All three Maniac Cop movies are part of the same collection, with the events of the series playing out in chronological order.
Are the Maniac Cop movies the work of the same director?
All three Maniac Cop movies are the work of director William Lustig.
Who are the cast of the Maniac Cop movies?
Notable cast members in the Maniac Cop movie series include Bruce Campbell, Tom Atkins, Richard Roundtree, Ken Lerner, Robert Davi, Claudia Christian, Clarence Williams III, Charles Napier, Danny Trejo, Robert Z’Dar, and Jackie Earle Haley.
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