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Neon Maniacs (1986)

A group of teenagers in San Francisco discover a nest of homicidal monsters living in a tower of the Golden Gate Bridge, but when they try to tell authorities, no one believes them.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Clyde Hayes ...
Steven (as Alan Hayes)
Donna Locke ...
Victor Brandt ...
Devin (as Victor Elliot Brandt)
David Muir ...
Marta Kober ...
P.R. Paul ...
Jeff Tyler ...
Amber Denyse Austin ...
Lisa (as Amber Austin)
Ray (as James Atcheson)
Chuck Hemingway ...
Bo Sabato ...
Jessie Lawrence Ferguson ...
Thomas (as John LaFayette)
Gene Bicknell ...


Something disturbing is going on in San Francisco each and every night. Certain locals who are out at night, are being set upon and slain, by someone or something, to be found in the morning mutilated or parts missing. Ocassionally they are never found at all ditto the parts that go missing. Tonight one teen is going to witness a massacre at the hands of this lethal mystery. And might be able to shed some light over it to the cops. That is if she survives the night. Written by suspicous

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Night falls... So do their victims! See more »


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Release Date:

14 November 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dødens armé  »

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$1,500,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Andrew Divoff's film debut. See more »


Devin: What is that?
Carson: Gook, slime... nobody knows yet. Forensics found it all around here.
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References Blade Runner (1982) See more »


We Had Enough
Performed by Split Sydney
Written by Split Sydney
Produced by Joe Renda, Ed Solan, and Split Sydney
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Didn't like it - but I think horror fans should see it

While I found it ultimately disappointing, it was a nice attempt at being different. The movie had nice costumes,make up and some humor. But it was too uneven. I'm not sure the film makers truly decided what type of movie this was going to be. I disliked the music that was used for background music and I really disliked the live music scenes. The background music was largely responsible for giving the mixed messages about what type of "feel" a scene was supposed to have. i just didn't feel like the scenes that were shot, and what was put together in editing and post-production matched.

But for B-movie, Video Nasty people I think its worth one watch.

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