An ordinary teenage boy discovers his family is part of a gruesome orgy cult for the social elite.




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Cast overview, first billed only:
Billy Warlock ...
Clarissa Carlyn
Ben Meyerson ...
Charles Lucia ...
Jim Whitney
Concetta D'Agnese ...
Nan (as Connie Danese)
Jenny Whitney
Ben Slack ...
Dr. Cleveland
David Wiley ...
Judge Carter
Tim Bartell ...
David Blanchard
Brian Bremer ...
Maria Claire ...
Conan Yuzna ...
Jason Williams ...
Jason's Friend


Bill is worried that he is 'different' to his sister and parents. They mix with other 'upper class' people while Bill is more down to earth. Even his girlfriend seems a bit odd. All is revealed when Bill returns home to find a party in full swing. Not for the weak of stomach. Written by Rob Hartill

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If you don't belong, they'll eat you alive See more »


Comedy | Horror

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for bizarre sexuality and violence, and for language. | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

11 June 1992 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Shunting  »

Box Office


$2,000,000 (estimated)

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1.85 : 1
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Billy Warlock claims the film came and went in US theaters with many critics writing it off as "just another Yuzna film". See more »


Reflected on the ground when Bill is talking to his sister after he and friend finish playing basketball See more »


Milo: No, no, no, no, no, no!
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References The Spiral Staircase (1945) See more »


If You Aint Got Money
Music & Lyrics by Mark Ryder & Phil Davies
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The kind of delightfully tasteless horror flick they just don't make anymore.
18 September 2002 | by (Colorado Springs, CO) – See all my reviews

Here's a reasonably funny slime-fest from producer/director Brian Yuzna of Re-Animator fame. It makes one nostalgic for the 80's thriller cinema, when a low-budget exploiter like this was commonplace, instead of the middle-brow crapola that passes for a fright flick these days. The latex-and-slime special effects are effectively old school and quite memorable. Enjoy.

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