After losing his arm in a car accident, a criminal psychologist has it replaced with a limb that belonged to a serial killer.

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Karen Chrushank
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Ray Kolberg
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Nathaniel Moreau ...
Bill Jr.
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When Bill Chrashank loses his arm in a car accident, the arm of an executed death row inmate is grafted on in its place. The only problem, as Bill soon discovers, is that the arm is possessed by a force he cannot control. Written by Michael Silva <silvamd@cleo.bc.edu>

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Rated R for violence and gore, language and a scene of sensuality | See all certifications »

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2 August 1991 (USA)  »

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$10,000,000 (estimated)

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$9,188,150 (USA)
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While set in New York City the door shields on the NYPD police cars randomly change from correct NYPD crests to generic 'Metro Police' crests. See more »

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Bill Chrushank: [Bill at the local bar with the other beneficiary subjects] I really appreciate you guys showing up. Every time I look at my hand, I keep thinking, about how many people it's killed. How can one man kill so many people. I'm having terrible nightmares, guys.
Mark Draper: Look, I've had some problems with the legs too but I mean, whose to say I can't keep them, right? It's just pieces of this guy we got, but not his uh... not him, you know?
Bill Chrushank: That's what I'm wondering see. I mean where does evil uh, where does ...
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This Frankenstein revisited picture, is a B+++ movie!!!
24 March 2010 | by See all my reviews

The film is enjoyable and is good fun.

The main character loses his arm in an accident, and gets a replacement from a dubious source leading to all sorts of macabre events, and the play includes having a mad scientist/doctor.

What I like about this picture is that even though the story spirals into absurdity and is preposterous, all the lead actors take themselves and the story very seriously making the movie even more hilarious.

Everyone gives full throttle performances which keeps the viewer nicely entertained!

I wonder if we have or will get a body Parts II?!

Worthy of a solid:

7/10


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