Scanner Cop

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Scanner Cop ★½ 1994 (R)

When deranged scientist Sigmund Glock escapes from prison, he's determined to take revenge on Peter Harrigan, the cop who put him behind bars. With the aid of an evil assistant and a mindaltering drug, Glock kidnaps and programs innocent citizens into copkilling maniacs. Harrigan's only weapon is a rookie cop with the Scanner power to read minds—and then destroy them. 94m/C VHS . Daniel Quinn, Darlanne Fluegel, Richard Lynch, Mark Rolston, Hilary Shepard, Gary Hudson, Cyndi Pass, Luca Bercovici, Brion James; D: Pierre David; W: John Bryant, George Saunders.