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Death Street USA (1988)

Nightmare at Noon (original title)
Scientists poison the water supply of a small town, turning the residents into homicidal maniacs who kill each other and anybody who passes through.

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Ken Griffiths
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Reilly
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Sheriff Hanks
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Cheri Griffiths
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The Albino
Kimberly Ross ...
Julia
Neal Wheeler ...
Charley
David Christiansen ...
Dr. Miller
Mark Haarman ...
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Lori (as Jean Pflieger)
Tabi Cooper ...
Woman in Curlers
Todd Collard ...
Billy
Larry Campbell ...
Cowboy
Bob Miles ...
Floyd
Sheri Griffith ...
Insane Mother
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Scientists poison the water supply of a small town, turning the residents into homicidal maniacs who kill each other and anybody who passes through. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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An Experiment in Terror.

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29 July 1988 (Portugal)  »

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Death Street USA  »

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The helicopter scene was shot with four cameras on the ground and one airborne. The scene took four days to complete. See more »

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Boom mike appears in shot at about 27:00 minutes. See more »

Quotes

Reilly: No charge for the parts and labor, Floyd.
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References The Zero Boys (1986) See more »

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I'm Not Over You
Written by Re Winkler
Performed by Kathy Robertson
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A masterpiece
20 August 2001 | by (Planet X) – See all my reviews

I loved this movie. Plan 9 could learn a few things about schlock from my man Wings. Extremely entertaining if you have a well-developed sense of the absurd. If you don't, you will likely hate it, but isn't there enough hate in the world today?

hugs, grimmoh


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