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Alone in the Dark (1982)

A quartet of murderous psychopaths break out of a mental hospital during a power blackout and lay siege to their doctor's house.

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Thanks to a major power cut, a gang of psychopaths breaks out of the Haven maximum security mental institute in order to lay siege to the psychiatrists who have tormented them over the years with their bizarre theories... Written by Michael Brooke <michael@everyman.demon.co.uk>

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12 November 1982 (USA)  »

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Solos en la oscuridad  »

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One of the members of The Sick F*cks ran into star Jack Palance years later in the streets of New York. He said to Palance that he was one of The Sick F*cks in the film and Palance replied 'we were all sick fucks in that movie'. See more »

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Frank Hawkes: Preacher likes to set fire to churches, that's his trip. Unfortunately he does it when there are people inside.
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Featured in Terror in the Aisles (1984) See more »

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Chop Up Your Mother
Written and Performed by The Sic Fucks
Produced by Andy Shernoff (as Adny Shernoff)
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Slow at the beginning, strong, scary finish
26 March 2000 | by (Palm Bay, Fl) – See all my reviews

Very slow but picks up through the movie. The character of Tom Smith was a surprise. Good acting by Palance and Landau. Surprise acting ability of Schultz. Watched it 3 times. The knife through the mattress was scary. Would recommend it.


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