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Dogs of Hell (1984)

R  |   |  Horror, Thriller  |  12 October 1984 (Mexico)
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A pack of Rottweilers, bred and trained by the U.S. military to kill humans, escape to ravage the peaceful mountain resort town of Lake Lure. It is up to the local sheriff to protect his small community.

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Earl Owensby ...
Hank Willis
Bill Gribble ...
Adam Fletcher
Robert Bloodworth ...
Denny Nichols
Kathy Hasty ...
Kim Nichols
Ed Lillard ...
Doc Fellows
Jerry Rushing ...
Carl Dunnigan
Mike Craig ...
Ben Willis
Donna O'Neal ...
Stacy
Ashley Blythe ...
Madge Willis
Regan Forman ...
Catherine Willis
Curt Rector ...
Wade Bain
Brownlee Davis ...
Owen Sellars
George Ward ...
George Sellars
Carol Morgan ...
Mina
Helene Tryon ...
Mrs. Forbes
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A pack of Rottweilers, bred and trained by the U.S. military to kill humans, escape to ravage the peaceful mountain resort town of Lake Lure. It is up to the local sheriff to protect his small community.

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They were perfectly trained for one task....manslaughter! See more »

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Horror | Thriller

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12 October 1984 (Mexico)  »

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Rottweiler: Dogs of Hell  »

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Shot and originally released in 3-D
23 January 2006 | by (Las Vegas) – See all my reviews

This film must be seen in the original widescreen 3-D process; as the excellent use of stereoscopic space is its only virtue. If you like cheesy horror flicks, you'll likely appreciate it a bit more. Earl is no actor, but he's fun in this silly little movie.

After seeing COMIN' AT YA! rake in the cash in 1981, Earl got the idea (as did many a producer at the time) that 3-D would bring attention to his low budget southern flicks and decided to shoot everything that way! This was the first of SIX 3-D movies made by Earl Owensby in the 1980's. The others were TALES OF THE THIRD DIMENSION, CHAIN GANG, HIT THE ROAD RUNNING, HYPERSPACE, and HOT HEIR (aka GREAT BALLOON CHASE).


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