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Writers:
Stephen Carpenter (screenplay) &
Jeffrey Obrow (screenplay) ...
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Release Date:
April 1982 (USA) See more »
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A Crash Course In Terror! See more »
Plot:
Joanne, Patty, Brian, and Craig prepare the old dorm building to be torn down. They are pursued by a serial killer with a wide range of murder methods... See more » | Add synopsis »
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User Reviews:
Kinda Crappy See more (39 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Laurie Lapinski ... Joanne Murray
Stephen Sachs ... Craig
David Snow ... Brian
Pamela Holland ... Patti
Dennis Ely ... Bobby Lee Tremble
Woody Roll ... John Hemmit

Daphne Zuniga ... Debbie
Jake Jones ... Bill Edgar
Robert Fredrickson ... Tim (as Robert Frederick)
Chris Morrill ... Jack
Chandre ... Alice
Billy Criswell ... Rick
Richard Cowgill ... Debbie's Father
Kay Beth ... Doris, Debbie's Mother
Jimmy Betz ... Officer Lewis
Thomas Christian ... Officer Dean
Robert Richardson ... Policeman
Chris Schroeder ... Policeman
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Leesa Gallentine ... Nancy (uncredited)

Directed by
Stephen Carpenter 
Jeffrey Obrow 
 
Writing credits
Stephen Carpenter (screenplay) &
Jeffrey Obrow (screenplay) &
Stacey Giachino (screenplay)

Produced by
Stacey Giachino .... associate producer
Jeffrey Obrow .... producer
 
Original Music by
Christopher Young  (as Chris Young)
 
Cinematography by
Stephen Carpenter 
 
Film Editing by
Stephen Carpenter 
Jeffrey Obrow 
 
Casting by
Wesley Lou David 
 
Art Direction by
Charlotte Grant 
 
Makeup Department
Matthew W. Mungle .... makeup and special effects (as Matthew Mungle)
 
Production Management
Samson Aslanian .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
John Hopkins .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Dale Herigstad .... graphic designer
 
Sound Department
Dean Beville .... assistant sound editor
Earl Ghaffari .... sound editor
Chris Hopkins .... sound recordist
Patrick Moyroud .... sound recordist
John Penney .... sound effects editor
Bret Shelton .... assistant sound editor
 
Stunts
Stephen Sachs .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Tony Allard .... grip
Lars Hauglie .... grip
Chris Hopkins .... key grip
Chris Lombardi .... first assistant camera
Joel McConaughy .... best boy
Marc Reshovsky .... gaffer
Leslie Rosenthal .... second assistant camera
Bret Shelton .... grip
Lawrence L. Simeone .... gaffer (as Lawrence Simeone)
 
Editorial Department
Harold English .... assistant editor
Earl Ghaffari .... assistant editor
Walter Gorey .... editing staff
Lars Hauglie .... editing staff
Chris Hopkins .... editing staff
John Penney .... assistant editor
Bret Shelton .... assistant editor
Richard Villa .... editing staff
 
Other crew
Shannon Aikman .... production staff
Juliette Deinum .... production staff
Harold English .... production associate
Michel Horvat .... production staff
Mark Howell .... production staff
Jodi Lampert .... production staff
Ida Medaglia .... production staff
Robert L. Newman .... production consultant
Dianne Nezgoda .... script supervisor
Jon O'Brien .... production staff
Lauren E. Polizzi .... production staff (as Lauren Polizzi)
Lenny Shaw .... production staff
Darren Star .... production staff
Robert Stone .... production accountant
 

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Runtime:
84 min | 104 min (Unrated) (Blu-ray)
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Trivia:
Film debut of Daphne Zuniga.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in There's Nothing Out There (1991)See more »

FAQ

What are the differences between the R-Rated Version and the Unrated Director's Cut?
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Kinda Crappy, 12 January 2014
Author: artpf from United States

Joanne, Patty, Brian, and Craig prepare the old dorm building to be torn down.

They are pursued by a serial killer with a wide range of murder methods, ranging from power drill to industrial steam cooker.

Is it that spooky weird guy John Hemmit killing off the incidental characters, or is it someone/thing even more terrifying?

This movie was copyrighted in '82 but it has a very mid-late 70's look and feel to it. There's even a guy doing a weird John Belushi impersonation.

Typical fare that you're used to is you watch slasher movies. The kids get picked off one by one.

Only it's not really suspenseful nor is it all that good of a movie.

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