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A van full of college students traveling down a highway is terrorized by a psycho killer in a Richard Nixon mask. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)
Phil Therrien ... Dr. Marbuse
Max Manthey ... Gary
Irene F. ... Sally Smith
Michael Castagnolia ... The Pothead
Susan Leslie ... Louise
Randy Daitch ... Teacher
Bill Pope ... Gentleman (as William Pope)
Richard Meltzer ... Tough Guy
Kathleen Battersby ... Housewife
Ronald Reagan ... Richard Nixon
Steve DeVorkin ... Van Driver
Robert Gaulin ... Student
S. Eisenstein ... Student

Directed by
Richard Casey 
 
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Richard Casey 

Produced by
John P. Marsh .... executive producer (as John Marsh)
 
Original Music by
Kraig Grady 
Suzanne McDermott 
 
Cinematography by
David Golia 
 
Casting by
Joana Church 
 
Art Direction by
Susan Meldonian 
 
Makeup Department
Molly Martin .... makeup artist
 
Sound Department
Jack Joy .... sound mixer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Jack Armstrong .... camera operator
Glen Hitchcock .... camera operator
Ron Kutak .... camera operator
Bill Pope .... photographer
 
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Robert Just .... consultant
Van Spaulding .... location manager
 

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The Pothead:[On fiding a dead feline in the back of his student van] What the hell is this dead cat doing here?See more »
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References Night of the Living Dead (1968)See more »
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3 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
Nixon on a rampage....., 7 January 2008
Author: brennan79 from United States

This forgotten 80s slasher is truly one that has to be seen to be believed. Its got a killer in a Richard Nixon mask, a couple of Nazi brothers, a girl getting her chest ironed (!), invisible whipping weapons (think Phantasm but on a much lower budget), a teleporting disemboweled cat, brain-eating maggots, surf-rock music, and more! None of it makes any sense and by no means is it a good movie but its so bizarre you just cant take your eyes off it! Love the scene where a chick throws herself into a glass coffee table...to get away from the killer! The DVD is the quality of a VHS transfer but, in this case, it actually kinda helps the film by giving it the grainy picture effect that works well for a film of this "so bad it's almost good" caliber.

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