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The Prey (1984)

R | | Horror | 2 November 1984 (USA)
Six campers jaunt off to North Point, where they're promptly stalked and killed by a ghoulish man who ultimately is just looking for a little love.

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(as Edwin Scott Brown)

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Debbie Thureson ...
Nancy
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Joel
Lori Lethin ...
Bobbie
Robert Wald ...
Skip
Gayle Gannes ...
Gail
Philip Wenckus ...
Greg
Jackson Bostwick ...
Mark O'Brien
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Lester Tile
Connie Hunter ...
Mary Sylvester
Ted Hayden ...
Frank Sylvester
Garry Goodrow ...
Sgt. Parsons
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Six campers jaunt off to North Point, where they're promptly stalked and killed by a ghoulish man who ultimately is just looking for a little love. Written by Brian J. Wright <bjwright@acs.ucalgary.ca>

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It's not human, and it's got an axe!

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2 November 1984 (USA)  »

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Jackie Coogan's last project. See more »

Goofs

Characters' voices don't match lip movement; numerous instances within the first 5-10 minutes. See more »

Connections

Referenced in There's Nothing Out There (1991) See more »

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The Prey, a comprehensive Have and Have-Not list
15 November 2004 | by See all my reviews

The HAVES, Oblivious campers/ Stock footage of wildlife/ Banjo pickin'/ Coors light swillin'/ Cream cheese and cucumber sandwich munchin'/ Bad(I mean BAD)joke tellin'/ Stock footage of wildlife/ A guy trying to seduce a girl by saying "Come one baby, everybody's doin' it"/ Inane obvious improvised dialogue/ Bell bottom rock climbing/ Stock footage of wildlife/ The wussiest forest ranger hero ever/ A deformed under-sexed monster villain who appears to shop at Mens Express/ Stock footage of wildlife/ Some blood, some gore, some nakedness/ An 80 minute runtime that seems closer to a year/ and now The HAVE-NOTS A script (I'm serious, check out the campfire conversation, they say the same thing over and over and over)/ Tension or scariness/ More than one attractive actor/actress/ Good monster makeup(Giant paper mache monster head sorta resembles Sloth from the Goonies)/ A longer running time(Thank God!)/ I liked this movie. 4/10


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