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Hide and Go Shriek (1988)

R  |   |  Horror, Thriller  |  1 November 1988 (USA)
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A group of teenagers spends the night in a furniture store for a graduation party. A psycho killer starts to hunt them down and kill them off.

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Bonnie Williams
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Randy Flint
Annette Sinclair ...
Kim Downs
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David Hanson
Donna Baltron ...
Judy Ramteize
Scott Fults ...
Shawn Phillips
Ria Pavia ...
Malissa Morgan
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Scott Kubay ...
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Fred
Michael Kelly ...
Wino
Ronald Colby ...
Phil Robins
Donald Mark Spencer ...
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James Serrano ...
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A group of teens decide to spend a night at a furniture store the father of one of them owns. A homeless ex-con security guard is staying the night too. During the night, someone with a taste for cross-dressing breaks in and begins to pick off the teens during a game of hide and seek. Written by ????

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Close your eyes. Count to 10. And run for your life.

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When one of the girls trips over a dead body, between three shots, John's dead body on the floor changes the way is it lying. See more »

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[first lines]
Zack: THE FUN IS OVER
Female Survivor: [sees Zack racing towards her] He's coming back
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Okay slasher flick.
13 June 2005 | by (Chyby, Poland) – See all my reviews

A handful of teenagers sneaks into a furniture store owned by the father of one of the teenagers.An ex-convict,just recently released,has been hired to realize a variety of manual tasks.Because he hasn't had the time to find anywhere to live,he is temporarily living in the building.The teenagers believe they are alone to eat,drink and have sex.However,someone is spying on them from the darkness.As to not be noticed,they leave the lights out.When they understand that somebody is watching them,it is too late:heads start to roll and blood starts to flow.After each murder,the killer steals his victim's clothes and fools the next teenager by making them believe he is one of them."Hide and Go Shriek" is a pretty good slasher.The killer wears his victims' clothing,whether they are men or women and the plastic mannequins look creepy.There is a good amount of violence and gore including memorable death scene where a teenager is attached on the roof of an elevator and the ceiling tears off her head when the elevator changes floors.So if you like slasher films give this one a look.7 out of 10.


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