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Doom Asylum (1987)

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A demented coroner uses autopsy equipment to kill off the teenagers who trespass on the long-abandoned asylum he inhabits. Filmed on location in an actual abandoned asylum.



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Cast overview:
Patty Mullen ...
Judy LaRue / Kiki LaRue
Ruth Collins ...
William Hay ...
Kenny L. Price ...
Dawn Alvan ...
Farin ...
Michael Rogen ...
Mitch Hansen
Harvey Keith ...
Medical Examiner
Steven G. Menkin ...
Assistant Medical Examiner (as Steve Menkin)
Paul Giorgi ...


A demented coroner uses autopsy equipment to kill off the teenagers who trespass on the long-abandoned asylum he inhabits. Filmed on location in an actual abandoned asylum. Written by Chris Cuomo

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Comedy | Horror






Also Known As:

La casetta degli orrori  »

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$90,000 (estimated)

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This movie was shot on location in an actual abandoned sanatorium in Verona, New Jersey. See more »


The position of the towels change between shots as Mitch is kneeling next to them near the end of the film. See more »

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Dedicated to Herman and Mary, Jack and Ruth, Mac and Helen, Sam and Betty, John and Florence Menkin. See more »


Referenced in The Invasion (2007) See more »


Performed by Psychodrama
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One the best bad movies I have seen
17 December 2003 | by (New England) – See all my reviews

I am somewhat of a fan of bad horror movies. A guilty pleasure, I suppose one would call it. I love this movie. The first time I rented it, someone had taped over all but the first half hour. So I saw just enough to hook me into a several year hunt for the full video. When I saw it I was elated to find a movie that didn't take itself at all seriously. The people who made this movie KNEW it was bad and they didn't care.. why? Because it's FUN!!! The 'evil' character in this movie has the most wonderful comedic lines as he commits his villainy. The other characters are totally stereotypes taken from every slasher movie made. I suggest everyone who is a fan of offbeat B (okay it's probably a v) grade movies, check this out.

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