Lo Squartatore di New York (The New York Ripper)
Lo Squartatore di New York (The New York Ripper) (1982)

Jack Hedley of The Anniversary stars as a hardbitten police lieutenant tracking a sadistic sex-killer in this gruesome thriller from splatter-maven Lucio Fulci. The misogynistic script (by Fulci and prolific collaborators Gianfranco Clerici… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1982
DVD Release Date: August 24, 1999
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Critic Score: 17% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

The exact moment at which the great Italian horror master Lucio Fulci transformed into the hacky Italian schlockmeister Lucio Fulci.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

The acting is bad, the dubbing atrocious, and the dialogue is even worse.

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Fernando F. Croce

Fulci's most corrosive vision

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Eric Henderson
Slant Magazine

Sour and pointless.

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Flixster Audience Score: 54% Flixster User Reviews
Keiko Aya
Directed by Lucio Fulci and staring Jack Hedley and Giordano Falzoni OMG this movie is so stupid I just can't take it seriously. Two reasons why I know… More
Cassandra Maples
A complete suprise to me - having seen Zombie and other Fulci films, with his stereotypical gore and inventive killings (usually at the hands of zombies of some… More
Alex roy
The New York Ripper is one of Lucio Fulci's last great films. What I love about this film is that it's a drastic departure from Fulci's previous… More
Aj V
This movie does a very good job at keeping the killer's identity a mystery up until the very end, and the gore is really realistic for the most part, but I… More
Steve K
It's a Fulci film, and as such defies nominal reviewing. Either you're interested in this or not. This one dialed back the gore some but replaced it… More
Lee ?
The most notorious and sleazy giallo of them all which see's the duck-voiced "New York Ripper" viciously murdering young women around the city… More