Twisted Metal: Black (2001)

Video Game  -  Action | Crime | Fantasy  -  18 June 2001 (USA)
8.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.1/10 from 268 users  
Reviews: 8 user | 2 critic

Twisted Metal:Black features 15 psychotic mental patients competing in the Twisted Metal tournament for one wish that will grant them anything they want.

Director:

Writers:

(stories), (stories)
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 49 titles
created 04 Nov 2010
 
a list of 45 titles
created 18 Feb 2011
 
list image
a list of 8 titles
created 23 May 2011
 
a list of 21 titles
created 29 Aug 2011
 
a list of 250 titles
created 10 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Twisted Metal: Black (Video Game 2001)

Twisted Metal: Black (Video Game 2001) on IMDb 8.1/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Twisted Metal: Black.
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Michael Sorich ...
Mary Fleming ...
Bloody Mary (voice)
Maria Brady ...
Dollface (voice)
Adam Segen ...
John Doe / WarHawk (voice)
Robert Ayers ...
Preacher / Cop #2 (voice)
Katie Joseph ...
Raven (voice)
J.S. Gilbert ...
Joe Herrschaft ...
Cage (voice)
Ian Axness ...
Taxi Boy (voice)
Jay Richards ...
Commanding Officer (voice) (as Jay Richards Jr.)
Bill Glanting ...
Dr. Hatch (voice)
Paul Olsen ...
Scared Man (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Twisted Metal:Black features 15 psychotic mental patients competing in the Twisted Metal tournament for one wish that will grant them anything they want.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Action | Crime | Fantasy

Certificate:

M

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

18 June 2001 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

Charlie Kane's corpse, the physical driver of the Yellow Jacket, is shown having a bullet wound in his forehead as though he was shot from behind with a handgun. However during Yellow Jacket's opening cinematic it's shown that he was shot from the side of the head with a double-barreled shotgun. See more »

Quotes

Preacher: It was Judgment Day in that church - And I was the Angel of Death!
See more »

Connections

Follows Twisted Metal III (1998) See more »

Soundtracks

Paint It Black
Written by Mick Jagger & Keith Richards
Performed by The Rolling Stones
Published by ABKCO Music, Inc. (BMI)
By Arrangement with ABKCO Records
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
The best and Blackest "Twisted Metal"
8 December 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"Twisted Metal: Black" is just that - black. It's what you'd see if you were on a bad trip of LSD while locked up in an insane asylum. The "Twisted Metal" series was known for being the centerpiece of the vehicular combat genre of video-gaming, where people in outfitted vehicles engage each other in deadly tournaments. The most successful and acclaimed entry in the "Twisted Metal" franchise, the Playstation 2's "Twisted Metal: Black," adds some much-needed darker elements to what was in 2001, a waning series. It goes without saying that this is the "Blackest," darkest, most violent and disturbing entry yet. The developers went to great pains to create a "Twisted Metal" experience that captured the violent fury and insanity that was only hinted at in its predecessors. The game-play is greatly polished from previous games in the series, and the controls are easy to use. The biggest improvements, I feel, are the characters and the fully interactive and beautifully rendered environments. The characters this time out are all mental patients, participating in the Twisted Metal tournament in an effort to have any wish of theirs granted. As you can see, the story isn't much, but the deeply dark and twisted characters featured here make up for it. Sure, some cheesy voice actor gives the characters some life, but their stories range from insane to utterly horrific (i.e., "Twisted Metal" mascot, Sweet Tooth). If you wanted to know what went on in an insane asylum, look no further than "Twisted Metal: Black."

10/10


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
movie cleareyes_fullhearts_cantlose
Who do you think deserves to win? xenokitchen
The Kane Family Angel_of_Darkness90
The name of that apocalypse-like opera song in the Preacher's storyline iceman_xx86
CGI-movies in the game? opilander
Who has won the last tournaments??? macsncheez
Discuss Twisted Metal: Black (2001) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?