MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 6,504 this week

Skeleton Man (2004)

TV Movie  |  R  |   |  Action, Horror, Thriller  |  1 March 2004 (USA)
2.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 2.0/10 from 1,657 users  
Reviews: 77 user | 17 critic

A co-ed group of Special Forces agents search the wilderness for a predator type creature that has been on a killing spree.

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 47 titles
created 28 Nov 2011
 
a list of 135 titles
created 26 May 2012
 
a list of 272 titles
created 10 Jun 2013
 
a list of 36 titles
created 09 Jan 2014
 
a list of 42 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Skeleton Man" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Skeleton Man (TV Movie 2004)

Skeleton Man (TV Movie 2004) on IMDb 2/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Skeleton Man.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Danger Beneath the Sea (TV Movie 2001)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Commander Miles Sheffield is a rising star in the US Navy, patronized by Admiral Eugene Justice, to the silent envy of many, including his XO and Chief on his first command mission aboard a... See full summary »

Director: Jon Cassar
Stars: Casper Van Dien, Gerald McRaney, Stewart Bick
The Fallen Ones (TV Movie 2005)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

An archaeologist finds the mummified remains of a giant--the offspring of a Fallen Angel and a human woman. Now he has to stop the terror he has unleashed.

Director: Kevin VanHook
Stars: Casper Van Dien, Kristen Miller, Geoffrey Lewis
Windfall (TV Movie 2003)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

Robbers Ace and Scratch are caught in the act of robbing a casino vault and are caught after a long chase by the owner of the casino, who chooses not to send them to jail but instead hires ... See full summary »

Director: Gerry Lively
Stars: Casper Van Dien, Robert Englund, Ray Wise
Slayer (TV Movie 2006)
Action | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

An elite commando squad led by longtime soldier buddies Hawk and Grives run afoul of lethal and powerful vampires in a South American rain forest. Grieves gets turned into a vampire and ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin VanHook
Stars: Casper Van Dien, Tony Plana, Kevin Grevioux
Partners (TV Movie 2000)
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

After stealing a briefcase, a drifter finds himself caught in the middle of an international crime caper.

Director: Joey Travolta
Stars: Casper Van Dien, David Paymer, Vanessa Angel
Going Back II (2001)
Action | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A group of Marines return to Vietnam with a news crew to relive their tragic war experiences.

Director: Sidney J. Furie
Stars: Casper Van Dien, Jaimz Woolvett, Bobby Hosea
Dracula 3000 (2004)
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2/10 X  

Count Dracula terrorizes the crew of a spaceship.

Director: Darrell Roodt
Stars: Casper Van Dien, Erika Eleniak, Coolio
Action | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

Despite scientist Nathan's warnings, his boss continues an experiment meant as publicity for his satellite firm: exploding an asteroid. Instead it splits, and the major piece, the size of ... See full summary »

Director: J.P. Howell
Stars: Casper Van Dien, Vincent Gale, Stefanie von Pfetten
The Collectors (TV Movie 1999)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Shifting alliances put a pair of hardnosed hit men in jeopardy in this 1999 crime caper. A New Orleans mob boss looking to settle scores sends Ray (Rick Fox) and A.K. (Casper Van Dien) to New York City to collect overdue debts.

Director: Sidney J. Furie
Stars: Casper Van Dien, Rick Fox, Catherine Oxenberg
Christmas Twister (TV Movie 2012)
Action | Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

In a small Texas town during the holiday season, Ethan Walker, a meteorologist and part-time professor working at the local university studying tornadoes, is woken in the middle of the ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Sullivan
Stars: Casper Van Dien, Richard Burgi, Victoria Pratt
Big Spender (TV Movie 2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Orphan Eddie Burton is not bad, but too many screw-ups land him repeatedly in jail, so his 8-year old son Will, simply abandoned by his 'mother', has nobody else then Eddie's granny. When ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Schneider
Stars: Casper Van Dien, Graham Greene, Tara Spencer-Nairn
Officer Down (TV Movie 2005)
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A policewoman unwittingly puts her family in danger when she uncovers corruption in her department.

Director: Christopher Miller
Stars: Sherilyn Fenn, Casper Van Dien, Jerry Kroll
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Sgt. Cordero
...
Lt. York
Jonathon Klein ...
Power House Supervisor
...
Blind Indian
...
Sgt. Terry
Maurice Nehru ...
Fighting Indian
Lisa Oliva Rodriguez ...
Sgt. Smith (as Lisa Oliva)
David E. Ornston ...
Ross
Carlos Rodriguez ...
Warrior Prince
...
Captain Leary
Bill M. Ryusaki ...
Ancient Medicine Man (as Bill Ryusaki)
...
Nathan
...
Lt. Scott
...
Child Warrior (as Boo Boo Stewart)
...
Indian Princess
Edit

Storyline

The scientist Charles and Marissa receive some objects and a skull from an ancient Indian cemetery, and while cleaning a vase, they are attacked and murdered by a mysterious being, the Skeleton Man. Then, a military squad commanded by Captain Leary seeks out two groups of four soldiers each that vanished in the jungle. They face the Skeleton Man, shooting him while he kills each soldier. Then the Skeleton Man goes to a power plant, and Captain Leary explodes the facility destroying the supernatural being. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Some Myths Are Real.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and brief language | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1 March 2004 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cotton Mouth Joe  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$2,300,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD)

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

In Germany the movie is tagged as a comedy-film and not as a horror-film. The advertising slogan on the DVD-Package announces "Here lives the spirit of Ed Wood". See more »

Goofs

About 2 minutes into the movie we see a man at a table using a pick-like instrument to clean a vase. The phone rings, he answers and we see the pick but when the camera pulls out he is then using a brush on the vase. See more »

Quotes

Sooth Sayer: Beans is good.
See more »

Crazy Credits

The final credits have started to roll when suddenly they scroll back and a final shot of Skeleton Man on his horse is inserted. The credits then start over. See more »

Connections

Edited from Sweepers (1998) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Beyond Crap
5 March 2005 | by (Boston, MA) – See all my reviews

This was so bad, I want God to give me an extra two hours of life having had to sit through it.

First off, the acting was uniformly bad. There was barely a plot, unless "Shaggy dog story with a guy in a rain poncho and skeleton mask instead of a dog" counts.

The editing was was all over the place, and the slow-mo shots of the "gore" (red corn syrup flying through the air--doubtless flung using a spoon) got irritating after the tenth time, and infuriating after the hundredth time.

I like Michael Rooker. He's done some good work. This was not good. This was less than good. And by that, I mean that it sucked. Hard.

For god's sake, don't watch this movie.


48 of 57 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
best movie ever onewatt
Why is this movie not on the buttom 100 ? MCArla_2004
Things I've Learned Brandon_Hayden87
This movie is obviously a hoax sutsirk
Switching Guns Xipher
Lamest movie monster EVER lastgoldrush
Discuss Skeleton Man (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?