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Slaughterhouse Rock (1988)

R | | Horror | February 1988 (USA)
A man visits Alcatraz prison after having dreams about all the people who died there. When he gets there, his brother is possessed by an envil cannibal demon. The ghost of a female heavy ... See full summary »

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Sammy Mitchell
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Alex Gardner
Tom Reilly ...
Richard Gardner
Donna Denton ...
Carolyn Harding
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Krista Halpern
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Jan Squire (as Tamara Hyler)
Steven Brian Smith ...
Jack
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Marty
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The Commandant & Monster
Michael J. Scherlis ...
Tour Guide
Danny Somrack ...
Dead Guard
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Commandant's Lady
Julie Rhodes ...
Commandant's Lady
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Biff - The Band
Charles P. Bernuth ...
Skip (The Band)
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A man visits Alcatraz prison after having dreams about all the people who died there. When he gets there, his brother is possessed by an envil cannibal demon. The ghost of a female heavy metal singer who was killed there tries to help the man fight the monster. Written by Anonymous

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Alcatraz. For 39 years it held society's most depraved killers. Now it's home to something even worse...

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February 1988 (USA)  »

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Hell Island  »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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Cinematographer Nicholas Josef von Sternberg did the dolly shots for the movie by skating around on roller skates. See more »


Soundtracks

Part of You
Written by Mark Mothersbaugh and Gerald V. Casale
Performed by Devo
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Nightmare´s ala Freddy Kruger
7 January 2000 | by (Munich,Germany) – See all my reviews

The storyline is absurd and lame,also sucking are performances and the dialogue, is hard to keep your Eyes open. I advise you to have a caffeine-propelled friend handy to wake you in time for a couple Gore-effects.Why they bring Alcatraz in?In this case,becomes increasingly difficult to swallow. All the while ,i wondered who this film aimed for?Chock full of lame subplots (such as the Cannibalism US Army-captain)This is low-grade in every aspect.BTW this Movie is banned in Germany!!


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