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Death Spa (1989)

R  |   |  Horror  |  October 1990 (USA)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
William Bumiller ...
Michael Evans
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Laura Danvers
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David Avery
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Tom
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Priscilla Wayne
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Marvin
Rosalind Cash ...
Sgt. Stone
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Lt. Fletcher (as Frank McCarthy)
Shari Shattuck ...
Catherine
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Robert
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Darla
Joseph Whipp ...
Dr. Lido Moray
Karen Michaels ...
Rhonda
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Vicky (as Tané McClure)
Cindi Dietrich ...
Linda
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Michael's health club is beseiged with a series of terrible murders involving killer saunas and other grisly devices. Michael's wife killed herself a while before and her brother holds Michael responsible. Michael needs to stop the bloodshed before he loses all of his clients. Written by Josh Pasnak <chainsaw@intouch.bc.ca>

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The evil of the past has found its place in the present See more »

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Witch Bitch  »

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This was Merritt Butrick's final film before his death on March 17, 1989 at the age of 29. See more »

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Actress Shari Shattuck's first name is misspelled in the closing credits. See more »

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Featured in An Exercise in Terror: The Making of 'Death Spa' (2014) See more »

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All Tuned Out
Performed by Messenger
Composed by Messanger and David Pock
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Laughable Bad 1980's Gorefest
13 March 2005 | by (L.A. CA) – See all my reviews

Wow - this movie is fun and bad all at the same time. I'm amazed at how many people rent "horror" movies expecting them to actually be good - good in a sense of a strong story, decent plot, top notch acting and true scary moments - don't they realize that for every truly good horror film (and they are rare) there are fifty bad ones? And out of those fifty bad ones, there are maybe ten that rise to a new level - ones that are so bad that they are entertaining for all the wrong reasons - ridiculous script, bad acting, lame music and horrible directing. DEATH SPA is one of those - they rip-off many other movies including CARRIE, The EXORCIST and actually another murder spree in a gym movie, KILLER WORKOUT. Now Killer Workout is actually more fun and more lame but Death Spa has some hilarious moments. DEfinitely worth checking out for you fans of cheesy and laughable horror movies.


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