The plot is about a guile young terrorist who is able to blackmail a series of companies by placing home-made radio controlled bombs within the central attraction of amusement parks; roller coasters. The young man played by Timothy Bottoms gives a hard time to the cops after they give him UV marked money. He then wants revenge and places a bomb in a roller coaster at the most important amusement park event of the year. Written by
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Did You Know?
First film where real location sound effects were recorded in Sensurround. The July/August 1977 edition of "Movie News" (Australia) magazine reported, "... a separate Senssurround sound crew was on hand throughout location filming, recording on prototype equipment designed for extremely low and high frequencies to give the film a dramatically realistic multiple-perspective sound". See more
During the catastrophic accident in the beginning of the movie, most of the people in the roller coaster cars are obviously dummies. See more
If you're trying to kill us, at least let me put on some lip gloss.
Referenced in Bad Movie Beatdown: Meteor
Hello! Ma Baby
Written by Joseph E. Howard
and Ida Emerson
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