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Night Fright (1967)

 -  Horror | Sci-Fi  -  November 1967 (USA)
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A government space experiment into the effects of cosmic rays on animal life goes horribly wrong, creating a mutant monster that terrorizes a rural community.

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Sheriff Clint Crawford
Carol Gilley ...
Nurse Joan Scott
Ralph Baker Jr. ...
Chris Jordan
Dorothy Davis ...
Judy
Bill Thurman ...
Deputy Ben Whitfield
Roger Ready ...
Prof. Alan Clayton
Gary McLain ...
Wes Blau
Darlene Drew ...
Darlene Scott
Frank Jolly ...
Rex Bowers
Bill Holly ...
Deputy Pat Lance
Janiz Menshew ...
Carla
Russ Marker ...
Mitch
Toni Pearce ...
Betty - Waitress
Christi Simmons ...
Annie
Brenda Venus ...
Sue
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A government space experiment into the effects of cosmic rays on animal life goes horribly wrong, creating a mutant monster that terrorizes a rural community. Written by Jeremy Lunt <durlinlunt@acadia.net>

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Fright Night  »

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$18,000 (estimated)
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Re-released in Great Britain under the title of "E.T.N.: The Extraterrestrial Nasty" during the Video Nasty era. The VHS cover itself was actually a doctored E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) poster made to look like a gory rip-off. See more »

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Chris Jordan: But... but seriously, have you... have you ever thought about... oh, sometimes when I'm alone I think about things that we don't know about... about the sky and the earth and the air and the wind... or even this leaf.
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Horror of a Movie
5 February 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Imagine what it must have been like for John Agar. One of Hollywood's handsome leading men. Married to Shirley Temple for five years. He finds himself doing movies like this. I remember him in "Tarantula" where he wasn't half bad. Unfortunately, there is nothing to recommend this film. The monster is dumb uninteresting and incompetent. The police are boring. The teenagers are boring. The plot is stupid. People run around. There are events that do nothing to advance the plot. There's dancing that goes on and on, and then there is no attack. There is some idiotic love triangle that no one could care the least about. It isn't even campy or outrageous. It's just no worth anything. Agar might as well have been a post. He's given nothing to do.


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