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Dark Reel (2008)

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Based on rare crime scene footage of the (unpublicized) 1958 murder of Actress Scarlett May. A supernatural Horror/Mystery based on actual events.

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Pirate Wench #2 (as Lila Dean)
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Murder, mystery and mayhem as B movie fan, Adam Waltz, wins Walk on Role in a film Featuring Scream Queen, Cassie Blue. Thinking his luck had changed for the better he steps into chaos with a killer loose and no one on the production safe. Adams role gets bigger with the murder of an actress, studio chief's low-budget thriller becomes big with the new publicity... Everyone is a suspect. Who is the killer? Why are they doing this? and who is next? Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for bloody horror violence, language and some sexuality/nudity | See all certifications »

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Blood Inside - Kill-Torture-Dead  »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Won the 2008 Best Actres award for Tiffany Shepis's role as "Cassie Blue" at the Chicago Horror Film Festival. See more »

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Spin-off The Making of Gnome Killer 2 (2009) See more »

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If you don't see this, you're not missing out
21 August 2009 | by (Toronto, Ontario) – See all my reviews

That's right...it's a bore.

Ahhhh, it be a very big bore. The cast is lacking so much. When the best performer is a horror movie actress who is best known for her screaming and baring her chest, then you know that the film is a drag.

Once a mighty well known actor, now looking quite sick or hungover - Edward Furlong is just awful to watch. His voice is a shriek in itself. His eyes are so puffy and his performance is so weak.

The script is like countless before it that are also weak.

Thinking of renting it? I think it's time to rent a good movie - like The Terminator or Aliens or best yet - Back To The Future.

At 1 hour and 40 minutes long, it's 1 hour and 35 minutes too long and the ending is rather dull.


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