Avenging Angel
Want to See
Not Interested
Rate it ½ star
Rate it 1 star
Rate it 1½ stars
Rate it 2 stars
Rate it 2½ stars
Rate it 3 stars
Rate it 3½ stars
Rate it 4 stars
Rate it 4½ stars
Rate it 5 stars
Betsy Russell takes over as part-time prostitute Molly Stewart in this disappointing sequel to the surprisingly good Angel (1984). Old pals Rory Calhoun and Susan Tyrrell are along for the search for the killer of the cop who saved Molly's life in the first film, joined by street magician Johnny Glitter (Barry Pearl). More brutal and hard-edged than the original, this installment is just another violent action movie, despite some slick camerawork and a fast pace. One peculiar touch is the frequent use of Bronski Beat's savage dance hit "Why?" which, although it has… More
Trailer

Available Online

Buy & Rent
Buy SD $9.99 -
- -

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Should've been a fun cheesy movie, but every time it actually TRIES to be funny, it wasn't funny. The movie is uneven."
‑ Austin Kennedy, Film Geek Central
"Was Donna Wilkes not available? Where have you gone, Betsy Russell?"
‑ Michael A. Smith, Nolan's Pop Culture Review
"Typical exploitation stuff. The B-level camp charm of the original is absent here."
‑ Scott Weinberg, eFilmCritic.com
More reviews for Avenging Angel on Rotten Tomatoes