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Friday, June 20, 2008
This is one of the more hardcore early 80's slashers. A schizoid, serial killer randomly stalks and kills various young women in New York, which he sees as revenge for the mistreatment while being raised by his own abusive mother.

So, it's the typical slasher, but the 2 things that make this stand out are: Joe Spinell is the Maniac. Ya might must recognize Joe from The Godfather & the Rocky films. He's the motherfuckin' man. Heavy drinker too. And number 2: Tom Savini did the super realistic (and gory) make-up effectsIf you gonna pick up the DVD, buy the Blue Underground version. It's the best out there and includes a Joe Spinell documentary that is mind blowin. Proceed with caution: This trailer is bloody...

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5 Comments:
Blogger Pedro said...
This was a Video Paradise* classic.

*the one across from Shrauty's

Anonymous L1F3 said...
i think this is one of those slasher films i just never got around to watching...

Anonymous L1F3 said...
Actually, i DID see this awhile ago. I remember after seeing the trailer that Spinell looks like my homie Akuma:

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v651/mechanicalwater/akuma2.gif

& on the left in this one:

http://bp3.blogger.com/_x4S0clecpLc/RiO7VVedayI/AAAAAAAAAOo/w56SzZHNhR4/s1600-h/R-360415-1103037775.jpg

Blogger so'c said...
Is that a young Tom Savini gettin' his head blown off in the beginning?

Anonymous L1F3 said...
i think Savini's the trigger-man...


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