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“Samurai Cop” – Matt Hannon Tells All

“Samurai Cop” cop star, Matt Hannon,  sat at my dining room table for a candid, fascinating interview.

Find out some of the shooting secrets to some of the great scenes. Why was Matt wearing a woman’s wig in parts of the film? Was Matt dead? And for how long?

Matt opens up about his two real life felony convictions. Between shooting “Samurai Cop” and the eventual sequel Matt went to prison twice. He’s open up to what happened.

Listen to our review of the film from back in the day!

What’s with the dialogue? And why did Matt break my dining room chair? Don’t lean back on a wooden chair, dude!

Matt also talks about being Sylvester Stallone’s body guard, and opens up about his life of crime.SamuraiStills5

Give to the Kickstarter for “Samurai Cop 2!”

Thanks to Greg and Cinema Epoch.

Matt talks about being jealous of Sylvester Stallone. Mat was Stallone’s body-guard, but he dreamed of being the star. He finally got the chance.

No one ever thought this film would see the light of day.. and it almost didn’t. Matt tells us the unusual story of the movie’s discovery.

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A good night for bad cop films

A good night for bad cop films

Tonight LA has a chance to see three crappy cop films. First, friend of the podcast John Mathot presents “Psycho Cop 2.” Not only will “Horrible Movie Night” show the film but the Psycho Cop himself, Bobby Ray Shafer, will attend the show, and participate in the Q & A after the film! Better get your tickets now, or Officer Vickers might run you in!

 

Or if blond Samurais are more your speed, check out the “Samurai Cop” and
“Hollywood Cop” double feature presented by “Everything is Terrible.” We reviewed the first film in an earlier episode.

The show starts at 10!