MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 26,985 this week

Slaughter Studios (2002)

Video  -  Comedy | Horror | Mystery  -  31 December 2002 (USA)
4.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.7/10 from 222 users  
Reviews: 17 user | 13 critic

Add a Plot

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

Editors' Spotlight

Venice Film Festival

See the latest from the 2014 Venice Film Festival


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 118 titles
created 23 Dec 2010
 
a list of 46 titles
created 25 Feb 2011
 
a list of 259 titles
created 13 Mar 2011
 
a list of 300 titles
created 23 Mar 2012
 
a list of 1528 titles
created 08 Aug 2013
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Slaughter Studios (Video 2002)

Slaughter Studios (Video 2002) on IMDb 4.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Slaughter Studios.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Director: Edward Holzman
Stars: Bobby Johnston, Becky Mullen, Mark Zuelke
Shakedown (Video 2002)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

In Los Angeles a deadly plague called the 'Pandora' virus is stolen from a high-security installation, and the F.B.I. calls in Agent Alec 'Mac' Mckay to follow up the leads. A trained ... See full summary »

Director: Brian Katkin
Stars: Wolf Larson, Erika Eleniak, Ron Perlman
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Director: Brigitte Berman
Stars: Scott Carson, Brandy Davis, Lorissa McComas
Bloody Murder (Video 2000)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  

Plans for a summer filled with fun and romance turn to terror for a group of young counselors.

Director: Ralph E. Portillo
Stars: Jessica Morris, Peter Guillemette, Patrick Cavanaugh
Molotov Samba (2005)
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A Brazilian pimp falls in love with a Russian prostitute, creating serious problems - and disastrous repercussions - for both.

Director: Todd Morris
Stars: Carlos Caldart, Layla Alexander, Nancy Ferrara
Camel Spiders (2011)
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.4/10 X  

Based on actual creatures that for years have tormented United States armed forces in the Middle East, these creatures have now invaded the southwestern deserts of the United States. The ... See full summary »

Director: Jim Wynorski
Stars: Brian Krause, C. Thomas Howell, Melissa Brasselle
Staying on Top (Video 2002)
Drama | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A advertising executive agent does everything she can do to stay on top of her business, even if she has to seductive means to do so.

Director: John Quinn
Stars: Holly Sampson, Angela Nicholas, Danny Pape
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Aspiring college cheerleader, Cassie Stratford consumes an experimental drug that grants her beauty and enough athletic ability to make the cheer squad. The drug has an unforeseen side effect - Cassie starts to grow and grow and grow.

Director: Kevin O'Neill
Stars: Sean Young, Ryan Merriman, Treat Williams
Water Wars (2014)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

Catastrophic war, destroyed ecosystem, brink of extinction. War for the most valuable treasure of the time: water.

Directors: Cirio H. Santiago, Jim Wynorski
Stars: Alvin Anson, Beau Ballinger, Monica Leigh
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Kevin
...
Madigan
...
Portia
Peter Stanovich ...
Steve
Anand Chulani ...
Ollie
...
Trisha
Matthew Roseman ...
Gary
...
Chad Daniels (as Darren Reiher)
...
Rebecca
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jamie Akhavi ...
Receptionist
...
Waitress
...
Girl in Orange
Serra Ellison ...
Darlene
Laura Lawson
Lorissa McComas ...
Candace
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Horror | Mystery

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence, sexuality and language | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

31 December 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Alithinoi efialtes  »

Box Office

Budget:

$40,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The film actually began life as a remake of The Slumber Party Massacre (1982), and writers John Huckert and Dan Acre were hired to pen the script. But after visiting the soon-to-be-demolished studio they came up with this idea instead. Producer 'Damien Akhavi' helped them write the story. Footage from the original 'The Slumber Party Massacre' can still be seen during a murder sequence as an inside joke for the production crew. See more »

Goofs

The bullet holes and blood on shirt are obviously just simply applied on top of the shirt. See more »

Quotes

Trisha: I've got some girls in my acting class that'll totally do it.
Steve: Great!
Trisha: Some of them are even good too.
Steve: That doesn't matter, this script is bulletproof!
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Bloody Slasher Flick
16 April 2003 | by (FrightMeter.Com) – See all my reviews

If "Slaughter Studios" has anything going for it, it is that it is much more bloody than the contemporary teen slasher flicks that we have seen lately. Equally as significant is the revelation of the killer, which I have to admit was quite clever; I never, ever would have guessed and that is rare for one of these. Overall, I did enjoy the film. It looked good and the special effects were impressive.

Where the movie lost points is in the incredibly dull and dragging middle. Nothing of any importance happens for at least 45 minutes, except bad acting. Yes, the movie also looses points because nobody in can act worth a crap. Yes, we know you are in a no-name, low budget, direct-to-video horror flick, but at least TRY to act excited. The plot centers around a group of young filmmakers who go to the legendary but now abandoned Slaughter Studios, where years before a popular actor was killed in a freak accident (or was it?) to finish the film that never was finished. Of course, a killer shows up and starts mutilating the cast in very bloody ways. As I mentioned, the killings in this are pretty bloody; we get pick axing, head smashing, head-spearing, and head hooking. Most of this comes at the end-the middle of the film is basically nothing but these actors trying to make the movie. The end comes from left field too and I really, really enjoyed the simpleness and cleverness of it, though nobody will ever figure out who the killer is until he is revealed. A good effort, especially for a direct-to-video feature. A little cheesey in parts, but enjoyable nonetheless.


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
See more films ScsBmKng
Foreign version? midnight_central
Discuss Slaughter Studios (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?