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The Meateater (1979)

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Psycopathic killer stalks teens at a run down, abandoned movie theatre.

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Arch Joboulian ...
The Meateater / Noah Webster
Dianne Davis ...
Jan Webster
Peter Spitzer ...
Mitford Webster (as Peter M. Spitzer)
Emily Spindler ...
Jeannie Webster
Gary Dean ...
Ricky Webster
Joe Marmo ...
Lt. Wombat
Tony Anthony ...
Mr. Knuckle
Frank Montiforte ...
Frankie (as Frankie Montiforte)
Richard Nathan ...
Raymond
Debbie Alsbury ...
Necking Girl
Dorothy Bartlett ...
Talkative Lady
Dorothy Francavilla ...
Plump Lady
Joe Goossen ...
Floyd Thaxton
Lynn Harris ...
Talkative Mother
Fran Kay ...
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Psycopathic killer stalks teens at a run down, abandoned movie theatre.

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* out of 4.

A family buys an old theater with a bad rep. It appears an old, homcidial maniac has been living in the place for quite some time now and is willing to kill anybody that messes with his turf. Candiate for worst motion picture of all time is dull, plotless, unexciting, and features awful special effects. Unrated; One Scene of Brief Graphic Violence and Drug Use.


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