Body Bags (1993)

TV Movie  |  R  |   |  Sci-Fi, Horror, Comedy  |  8 August 1993 (USA)
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Three short stories in the horror genre. The first about a serial killer. The second about a hair transplant gone wrong. The third about a baseball player.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Morgue Worker #1 (segment "The Morgue")
Morgue Worker #2 (segment "The Morgue")
Bill (segment "The Gas Station")
Alex Datcher ...
Anne (segment "The Gas Station")
Gent (segment "The Gas Station")
Divorcee (segment "The Gas Station")
Pasty Faced Man
Dead Bill (segment "The Gas Station")
Pete (segment "The Gas Station")
Stranger (segment "The Gas Station") (as Buck Flower)
Peggy (segment "The Gas Station")
Roger Rooks ...
TV Anchorman (segment "The Gas Station")
Richard Coberts (segment "Hair")
Dr. Lock (segment "Hair")


Three short stories in the horror genre. The first about a serial killer. The second about a hair transplant gone wrong. The third about a baseball player. Written by Stefan Andersson <>

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Rated R for sexuality and horror violence | See all certifications »

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The segment "The Gas Station" was shot completely at night. See more »


In "The Gas Station" when "Bill" falls to the floor after being struck by Anne, you can briefly see his prop machete fold as it hits the ground. See more »


The Coroner: Ah, body bags. You see, if it's murder, suicide or a nasty accident, they put them in here.
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Referenced in Midnight Movie Review: Body Bags (2011) See more »


Written by David Crosby
Performed by Crosby Stills Nash & Young (as Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young)
Published by Stay Straight Music (BMI)
Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp.
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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Good, But For The Wrong Reasons
11 October 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Three short stories in the horror genre: The first about a serial killer. The second about a hair transplant going wrong. The third about a base ball player who receives a questionable eye transplant.

The sad truth is that giving this film as high a rating as I did really comes down to one thing: the endless supply of guest stars from the horror genre (and beyond). Who can dislike a film with Wes Craven, Sam Raimi, John Carpenter, Tobe Hooper and more? That is incredible.

As for the film itself, it is about average. The acting and directing are fine, and the gore really starts to add up in the third segment. But the script was really nothing special, and I am not shocked that Showtime declined to turn this into a regular series (any given episode of "Masters of Horror" is better).

The disc from Scream Factory makes this average film a little something more, with plenty of insight from Stacy Keach, John Carpenter and producer Sandy King. Horror fans may think the movie is average, but you are bound to learn a few things from the commentary.

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