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Director:
Writers:
Judy J. Kushner (story)
Judy J. Kushner (screenplay)
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Plot:
A woman from a "cursed" family is released from a mental facility, and soon dismembered corpses start turning up. | Add synopsis »
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Rare, maybe, but definitely boring See more (23 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Samantha Fox ... Vicki Kent
Diane Cummins ... Mary
Saul Meth ... Adam
Miriam Meth ... Blanche
William Szarka ... Billy (as Bill Szarka)
Chris Smith ... Sam (credit only)
Dee Cummins ... Vicki (credit only)
Larry Hunter ... Larry (as Norman Main)
Mary Lomay ... Ann
Rita Rogers ... Aunt Bea
Nina Stengel ... Nina
Frankie Sabat ... Frankie
Alexandria ... Nancy
William Longo Jr. ... Timmy

Rob DeRosa ... Marty (as Robert De Rosa)
Heather Sabat ... Sandy
John Szarka ... John
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ursula Austin ... Wife Looking in Mirror (uncredited)
Louis Burdi ... Masked Billy (uncredited)
Danny Girlando ... Guy Offering Ride (uncredited)
Levi Richards ... Broderick Kent (uncredited)

Directed by
Doris Wishman 
 
Writing credits
Judy J. Kushner (story) (as Judith J. Kushner)

Judy J. Kushner (screenplay) (as Judith J. Kushner)

Produced by
Larry Marinelli .... associate producer (as Lorenzo Marinelli)
Doris Wishman .... producer
 
Original Music by
Danny Girlando 
 
Cinematography by
C. Davis Smith (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Larry Marinelli  (as Lawrence Anthony)
Doris Wishman (uncredited)
 
Casting by
Doris Wishman  (as Dawn Whitman)
 
Makeup Department
Miriam Meth .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
James Proser .... production manager (as Jim Proser)
 
Sound Department
Steve Deutsch .... boom operator
Eli Haviv .... synchonization
Aaron Nathanson .... re-recording mixer
Steve Rogers .... sound
 
Special Effects by
Lester Lorrain .... special effects (as Les Lorrain)
 
Visual Effects by
John A. Bezich .... visual effects
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Robert Lindsay .... additional photography
Tony Spalla .... additional photography (as Anthony J. Spala)
Robert Zimmerman .... additional photography (as Bob Zimmerman)
 
Music Department
Danny Girlando .... music arranger
 
Other crew
Tina Botond .... assistant
Clint Elliot .... assistant
Noreen Evans .... assistant
Richard L. Kushner .... technical advisor
Paulette Licitra .... assistant
Lynn Manwaring .... coordinator
Lawrence Marinelli Jr. .... assistant
Denise Marino .... assistant
John Rochford .... promotional consultant
Terry Taylor .... promotional consultant
 

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Also Known As:
"Doris Wishman's A Night to Dismember" - USA (DVD box title)
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69 min
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According to director Doris Wishman, the actor who played the monster in Mary's apparition (Louis Burdi) wore his makeup after the filming and scared a man at a toll booth while driving home. The man at the toll booth refused to take the fee from the actor.See more »
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Miscellaneous: Actress Alexandria is credited in the film's on-screen credits as playing "Nancy". In reality, she plays "Bonnie Kent". Actor Larry Hunter is credited as playing "Larry" but his actual role is "Uncle Sebastian".See more »
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10 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
Rare, maybe, but definitely boring, 29 October 2000
Author: jan.verheyen from Antwerpen (Belgiuml)

It might very well be a rare find - and the video copy I tracked down was of pretty poor quality - it is first and foremost dreadfully boring. Since apparently there was no money for a set sound recordist the whole film is 'explained' in voice-over...and still it doesn't make any sense whatsoever. Literally everything about it is bad, and not even funny-bad or entertaining-bad, just plain boring bad. A complete waste of time.

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