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Intruder -- The overnight stock crew of a local supermarket find themselves being stalked and slashed by a mysterious maniac. Starring Elizabeth Cox, Renee Estevez, and Sam Raimi.
Intruder -- The overnight stock crew of a local supermarket find themselves being stalked and slashed by a mysterious maniac. Starring Elizabeth Cox, Renee Estevez, and Sam Raimi.

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Director:
Writers:
Lawrence Bender (story)
Scott Spiegel (screenplay)
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Genre:
Tagline:
A new dimension in terror. See more »
Plot:
The overnight stock crew of a local supermarket find themselves being stalked and slashed by a mysterious maniac. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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User Reviews:
Straight to video horror cheese heaven! See more (76 total) »

Cast

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Elizabeth Cox ... Jennifer Ross

Renée Estevez ... Linda

Dan Hicks ... Bill Roberts (as Danny Hicks)
David Byrnes ... Craig Peterson

Sam Raimi ... Randy

Eugene Robert Glazer ... Danny (as Eugene Glazer)
Billy Marti ... Dave

Burr Steers ... Bub

Craig Stark ... Tim

Ted Raimi ... Produce Joe
Alvy Moore ... Officer Dalton

Tom Lester ... Officer Mathews
Emil Sitka ... Mr. Abernathy

Bruce Campbell ... Officer Howard

Lawrence Bender ... Officer Adams
Scott Spiegel ... Bread Man

Douglas Scott-Hessler ... Townie At Door (as Douglas Hessler)

Greg Nicotero ... Townie In Car
Mike Ionascu ... Customer #1 (as Mike Jonascu)
Jim Hanson ... Customer #2 (as James Hanson)
Jim Reickel ... Customer #3
Paula F. Major ... Customer #4 (as Paula Major)
Laura Schwartz ... Customer #5
Mark Saticoy ... Customer #6
Steve Patino ... Customer #7
Mara Massey ... Love Bird #1
Christoffer Salzgeber ... Love Bird #2 (as Christopher Salzgeber)

Directed by
Scott Spiegel 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Lawrence Bender  story
Scott Spiegel  screenplay
Scott Spiegel  story

Produced by
Lawrence Bender .... producer
Douglas Scott-Hessler .... co-producer (as Douglas Hessler)
Charles Band .... executive producer (uncredited)
 
Original Music by
Basil Poledouris 
 
Cinematography by
Fernando Argüelles 
 
Film Editing by
King Wilder 
 
Production Design by
Wendy Guidery 
 
Art Direction by
Mara Massey 
 
Costume Design by
Rena Eliashiv 
 
Makeup Department
Howard Berger .... special makeup effects artist
Robert Kurtzman .... special makeup effects artist
Greg Nicotero .... special makeup effects artist (as Gregory Nicotero)
Sean Rodgers .... special makeup effects artist
 
Production Management
Jonathan Bogner .... executive in charge of production
Douglas Scott-Hessler .... production manager (as Douglas Hessler)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Eddie Ziv .... first assistant director
 
Sound Department
Sarah Brady .... adr & foley editor
David Chornow .... sound mixer
Ted Kosiusko .... re-recording mixer
Lars Nelson .... re-recording mixer
Sara Oldfield .... sound mixer
Jesse Turajski .... recordist
 
Stunts
Chuck Borden .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
James Hawkinson .... electrician
Michael Martino .... gaffer
Bob Myers .... key grip
 
Editorial Department
Juliet Avola .... post-production
Chris Weber .... negative cutter
Gary Weber .... negative cutter
David Block .... colorist (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Paula F. Major .... production coordinator
Joyce 'Doc' Pepper .... script supervisor
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Night Crew: The Final Checkout" - USA (video title)
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Runtime:
83 min | 88 min (director's cut)
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Certification:
Australia:R | Finland:K-18 (self applied) (2010) | New Zealand:R16 (2009) | UK:18 | USA:R | West Germany:18 (heavily cut)
Filming Locations:

Did You Know?

Trivia:
The film was originally entitled "The Night Crew", but distributors felt that the film would be more marketable if it was given a more generic slasher movie title. It was released as "Intruder".See more »
Goofs:
Crew or equipment visible: When Jennifer gets off the phone with Craig and leaves the office, the camera crew and dolly are reflected in the glass.See more »
Quotes:
Bill Roberts:I'm just crazy about this store.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Gorgon Video Magazine (1989) (V)See more »

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What are the differences between the R-Rated and Unrated Version?
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1 out of 1 people found the following review useful.
Straight to video horror cheese heaven!, 25 September 2002
Author: Ely Cranleigh

This is one of my favorite films. Sure, the acting's a bit wooden and most of the deaths are not that gruesome but.......It does have a Bruce Campbell cameo, it is produced by Lawrence Bender, it has POV shots from stationary objects and, most importantly, my favourite death in any film ever. I mean it! I'm not gonna tell you which one, but you'll know when you see it! If like me you like a healthy dose of black humour, a bit of interesting direction and - it's purely a horror movie thing - Americans getting slaughtered without mercy then this film is for you! If not, then I wouldn't watch this if I was you. Also, it's one of those films where, if you watch a lot of 80's straight to video horror flicks, then you will pretty much recognise everyone in the cast and can spend your time trying to think of other movies they've been in, thus furthering your and your friends knowledge of 80's horror movies. Entertaining and educational, now that's a low budget horror movie!!

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