Split Second 1992

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Split Second ★½ 1992 (R)

Hauer is a futuristic cop tracking down a vicious alien serial killer in London in the year 2008. The monster rips out the hearts of his victims and then eats them in what appears to be a satanic ritual in this blood-soaked thriller wanna-be. Hauer gives a listless performance and overall, the action is quite dull. The music soundtrack also manages to annoy with the Moody Blues song “Nights in White Satin” playing at the most inappropriate times. A British/ American co-production. 91m/C VHS, DVD . GB Rutger Hauer, Kim Cattrall, Neil Duncan, Michael J. Pollard, Alun Armstrong, Pete Postlethwaite, Ian Dury, Roberta Eaton; D: Tony Maylam; W: Gary Scott Thompson; C: Clive Tickner; M: Francis Haines, Stephen Parsons.