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Lurking Fear (1994)

 -  Action | Horror  -  27 July 1994 (USA)
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The town of Leffert's Corners has been plagued by unearthly beings for decades, and now there is only a few people left, including the local priest and a woman traumatised by the death of ... See full summary »

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The town of Leffert's Corners has been plagued by unearthly beings for decades, and now there is only a few people left, including the local priest and a woman traumatised by the death of her sister. But when John Martense turns up to claim his illicit family fortune, with bad guys in pursuit, the last stand had become a lot more complicated. Supposedly based on the writings of H P Lovecraft. Written by David Carroll <davidc@atom.ansto.gov.au>

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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »
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27 July 1994 (USA)  »

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H.P. Lovecraft's Lurking Fear  »

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Was originally to be made by producer Charles Band's earlier company Empire Pictures and to be directed by Stuart Gordon. See more »

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Ms. Marlowe: Money doesn't concern me.
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Absolutely horrendous Lovecraft film, don't waste your time
11 September 2013 | by (victoria b.c canada) – See all my reviews

Credit: IMDb) The town of Leffert's Corners has been plagued by unearthly beings for decades, and now there is only a few people left, including the local priest and a woman traumatized by the death of her sister. But when John Martense turns up to claim his illicit family fortune, with bad guys in pursuit, the last stand had become a lot more complicated. Supposedly based on the writings of H P Lovecraft.

What are Jeffrey Combs & Ashley Laurence, two horror greats, doing wasting their time in pieces of garbage like this movie?! As great as they are, it doesn't change the fact that this movie absolutely stinks. It has no thrills, no suspense, and the makeup effects are awful. I don't remember much about this movie, and I'm glad I don't. I just remember that this movie was one of the worst horror movies I've ever seen. Where is Stuart Gordon when you need him?!

DUD


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