Another variation on THE MOST DANGEROUS GAME (1932), TAILS YOU LIVE... is long on coarsely-manufactured excitement and short on logic or integral suspense.
Businessman Jeff Quint (Ted McGinley) drops by his favorite watering hole, where he is sidetracked by competitive bar patron Neil Jones (Corbin Bernsen) into a card game. Jeff soon discovers that Neil is a serial killer who likes to toy with his victims. After being nearly run over on the street
and tormented at home and office by weird phone calls, Jeff takes the advice of friend Phil Wiseman (Jeff Pustil) and hires a private eye and former Marine, McKinley (Tim Matheson).
Neil poses as a security system...