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Mountaintop Motel Massacre (1986)

R | | Horror | April 1986 (USA)
After several years in an insane asylum, Evelyn, the keeper of the Mountaintop Motel, is released and resumes doing business. She kills her young charge out of anger, but convinces the ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
Bill Thurman ...
Reverend Bill McWiley
Anna Chappell ...
Evelyn
Will Mitchell ...
Al (as Will Mitchel)
Virginia Loridans ...
Tanya
Major Brock ...
Crewshaw
James Bradford ...
Sheriff
Amy Hill ...
Prissy
Marian Jones ...
Mary
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Vernon
Jill King ...
Lori
Rhonda Atwood ...
Bar owner
Foster Litton ...
Sheriff Dispatcher (voice)
Linda Blankenship ...
Al's Secretary (voice)
Angela Christine ...
Singing Voice (voice)
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After several years in an insane asylum, Evelyn, the keeper of the Mountaintop Motel, is released and resumes doing business. She kills her young charge out of anger, but convinces the police it was an accident - and pushed into insanity, she then proceeds to target her guests, first by releasing vermin into their rooms, but then by using her trusty sickle... Written by Brian J. Wright <tyrannorabbit@hotmail.com>

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Please do not disturb Evelyn. She already is.

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Motel des sacrifices  »

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Trivia

Was originally simply titled "Mountaintop Motel" when the film was made in 1983. New World Pictures added the "Massacre" to the title when they picked the film up for distribution in 1986. See more »

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On all the artwork, Evelyn's daughter's name is spelled "Lorri" yet in the credits, the character is listed as "Lorie". See more »

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Crenshaw: They oughta call this a roach motel!
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30 October 2002 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Yes, this movie has bad acting, a poor plot and no real horror to speak of...but it is also one of the 'so bad it's good' movies. Evelyn (who IS creepy, by the way) goes on a killing spree at her motel. I think the idea of Evelyn going from one cabin to the next through an underground tunnel was a neat idea. I also liked that not all of the likeable characters were killed. There is also some humor. While this movie is surely not of the caliber of Psycho or even Texas Chainsaw Massacre (both favorites of mine!) it is worth a look; if only for the camp value. Rent this off of the 99 cent rack, turn off the lights, and get ready to be scared...a little! But please do not disturb Evelyn...SHE ALREADY IS!


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