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Halloween Night (1988)

Video  -  Horror  -  30 July 1988 (West Germany)
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A kindly old grandfather is actually the leader of a murderous satanic cult which sacrifices its victims on Halloween.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hy Pyke ...
Grandpa
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Tommy
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Amanda
Carla Baron ...
Vera
Jeff Brown ...
Roger
Michael Potts ...
Bill
Patricia Christie ...
Beth
Larry Coven ...
Brian
Bryson Gerard ...
Young Tommy
Heidi Lepucki ...
Young Vera
Lance Harvey ...
Young Roger
Jeanna Fine ...
Nora (as Angel Rush)
Dave Campbell ...
Sarge
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Carrie
Michael Mincinski ...
Bob
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A kindly old grandfather is actually the leader of a murderous satanic cult which sacrifices its victims on Halloween.

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charming low-budget 80's horror

The particular copy of this movie that I saw was under the moniker "Hack-O-Lantern". In terms of pure gore, the movie didn't exactly live up to the name. It was, however, charming in a typically 80's horror fashion, i.e., just about every chick in the movie gets naked. The plot is nothing new, but it is rendered fairly well. In one particular scene, the movieturns into a music video by the heavy metal band D.C. La Croix. If you like old-school metal like Wasp and Venom you will like the song they have in the movie.

Bottom line, the movie needs more gore and a higher body count.


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