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Chillers (1987)

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Five passengers in a bus depot are waiting for a bus that is overdue. To pass the time, they start telling each other horror stories.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jesse Emery ...
Mason
Marjorie Fitzsimmons ...
Lindsey
Laurie Pennington ...
Sharon
Jim Wolfe ...
Ron
David Wohl ...
Conrow
Gary Brown ...
Scoutmaster Bob
Jesse Johnson ...
Billy Waters
Thom Delventhal ...
Tom
Bradford Boll ...
Nelson Crowder
Kimberly Harbour ...
Gloria / Ixpe
Michael Martin ...
Hunter
Will Tuckwiller ...
Jimmy
David R. Hamm ...
Scott
John Marshall ...
Station Attendant
Mike Frasher ...
Ron's Brother
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While waiting for their bus, five passengers have just had horrible nightmares and decide to tell them to each other to help killing time. A swimmer, who has lessons in a swimming pool with a dead swimmer, tells the first one. A young boy, who goes camping with two friends and a crazy man as a leader, is the next. Then, a lonely woman, who has an infatuation with the anchor of a late night show, and finds that he is indeed a vampire. A young man, who finds he has the gift of bringing dead people back to life, brings a cold blood criminal back to life. Last, a skeptic professor of anthropology tells to his students about an evil Spanish creature from the Middle Ages called "Ixpe", and a young woman embodies it. When the bus arrives, they have a huge surprise. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Evil Travels in Many Forms ... Even By Bus!

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This film took six months altogether to shoot. See more »

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Riding on a Wave
Written by Julie Adams
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Cutesy Horror
8 April 2012 | by (India) – See all my reviews

An entertainer, with most of the actors seemingly determined to act campy. Cheesy special effects and poor cinematography. But an entertainer, nonetheless.

Amongst the several sub-plots, the one with the kids is really cutesy and the story of the girl student possessed with an Aztec evil spirit is scary enough. The vampire-in-the-bedroom story is a bit confusing, though. The end is predictable enough, but still brings a smile on one's face.

Its surprising how such low-budget horror anthology flicks can deliver the goods, but many high-brow, high-tech and high-budget horror flicks fail miserably.


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