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A bed possessed by a demon spirit consumes its users alive. | Full synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)
Demene Hall ... Diane

William Russ ... Sharon's Brother (as Rusty Russ)
Julie Ritter ... Suzan
Linda Bond ... The Resurrected
Patrick Spence-Thomas ... Voice of the Artist
Rosa Luxemburg ... Sharon
Dave Marsh ... Artist
Ed Oldani ... Victim
Dessa Stone ... First Female Victim
Marshall Tate ... Side Order
Samir Eid ... Gangster
Fred Abdenour ... Gangster
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jock Brandis ... Priest
Demene E. Hall (as Demene Hall)

Directed by
George Barry 
 
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George Barry 

Produced by
George Barry .... producer
Maureen Petrucci .... co-producer
Jim Williams .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Ossian Brown 
Mike McCoy 
Stephen Thrower 
 
Cinematography by
Robert Fresco 
 
Film Editing by
Ron Medico 
 
Art Direction by
Maureen Petrucci 
 
Set Decoration by
Maureen Petrucci 
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Richard Parker .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Tom Sherry .... sound
Patrick Spence-Thomas .... sound mixer
Jim Viola .... sound
 
Special Effects by
Jock Brandis .... special effects
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Jock Brandis .... gaffer
Bob Gallant .... assistant camera
Robert Handley .... additional cinematographer
Clyde Stringer .... assistant camera
 
Editorial Department
Dave Wedlake .... negative cutter
 
Other crew
Robert Andrews .... production assistant
Darcy Barry .... director: introduction
Sean Barry .... intern
Howard Davis .... production assistant
David Kupczak .... introduction editor
Les Wears .... production assistant
 
Thanks
Daniel Craddock .... special thanks
Shahid Gulamali .... special thanks
Jean-Claude Michel .... special thanks
Stephen Thrower .... special thanks
 

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USA:77 min | USA:80 min (DVD version)
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Comedian Patton Oswalt mentions the movie on his 2007 CD "Werewolves and Lollipops", where he does a stand-up routine on it (mistakenly referring to it as "Death Bed: The Bed That Eats People"). He even specifically tells people to look up the movie on the IMDb to verify that he wasn't joking about its existence.See more »
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11 out of 15 people found the following review useful.
One hell of a bizarre horror flick., 9 March 2006
Author: HumanoidOfFlesh from Chyby, Poland

"Death Bed:The Bed That Eats" is a supremely bizarre horror film that truly has to be seen to be believed.There is an ancient four-poster bed that just loves to eat humans and it does so anytime it can lure anyone to lie upon it.There is also a long-dead artist,imprisoned behind one of his paintings,who provides a voice-over narration.George Barry's the first and only one film offers some truly surreal moments such as the bed absorbing its victims in a mysterious sea of yellow foam and liquid.The atmosphere is dreamy and there is only a little bit of gore,unfortunately the premise is rather silly and the acting is amateurish.Still as fan of unusual cinema I enjoyed this low-budget oddity.Give it a chance.8 out of 10.

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