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Skinheads (1989)

R  |   |  Thriller  |  8 August 1989 (France)
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A group of students traveling to California are menaced by a vicious group of skin-heads in the Colorado mountains. A WW2 vet living in the mountains comes to their rescue.

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Mr. Huston
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Jason Culp ...
Jeff
Brian Brophy ...
Damon
Liz Sagal ...
Amy (as Elizabeth Sagal)
Bill Kohne ...
Jeff
Lynna Hopwood ...
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Gene Mitchell ...
Frank
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Dennis Ott ...
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James A. Stunden ...
Randy
Michael Fox ...
Saul
Bunny Summers ...
Bessie
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Jadili Johnson ...
Willie
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A gang of skinheads is wanted by the police after committing a series of brutal crimes in their hometown. While trying to lay low in a more rural area, they get into a fight with the owner of a truck stop. When two witness run off into the woods, the gang follows, intent on silencing them for good. Fortunately for the fleeing pair, they stumbling upon a survivalist (and World War II veteran) with no fondness for Nazis, traditional or Neo. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Skinheads: The Second Coming of Hate  »

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hilariously bad
22 December 2002 | by (Springfield,MO) – See all my reviews

I purchased this at a VHS sale in the video store for .99 cents and it was worth it. This movie cannot be liked on merits of good acting , scrip , and direction..it is indeed a terrible film , but hey I like bad films as long as they're funny and entertaining which is what Skinheads:The Second Coming Of Hate is. So it turns out some "skinheads" decided to go on a killing spree at a diner , and soon follows a long chase through the woods til good ole Chuck Conners of Roots fame comes to the rescue in a bravo hammy performance. Speaking of over the top performances..the golden ham award goes to Brian Bophy's who's insane performance will have pretty much anyone rolling on the floor laughing. This isn't your Romper Stomper or American History X type movie , this is basically just "lets put people in danger..ooh let's have skinheads go after them" obviously a lifestyle the writer and director knows nothing about..so therefor this movie is surely going to offend the anti-rascist SHARP skinheads..and even the neo nazi skinheads because it puts them in such a moronic light (which by the way they are anyway so i guess justice was done). See it if you like bad movies


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