3.7/10
304
6 user 24 critic

Deadlands 2: Trapped (2008)

Unrated | | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller | 20 July 2012 (USA)
Trailer
0:53 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $1.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

When the US gov't tests a highly secret nerve gas on the residents of Hagerstown, MD the side effects bring down a world of horrors for 6 strangers trapped inside a movie theater.

Director:

Writer:

Reviews
1 win. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.2/10 X  

October 2008. A biochemical weapon explosion causes a freak chain of events and brings the dead back to life. It is up to five people to make a stand for survival against an ever growing army of the Living Dead.

Director: Gary Ugarek
Stars: Dave Cooperman, Gary Ugarek, Michelle Wright
Deadland (2009)
Action | Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

A man must cross post-world war III terrain and the new martial-law to save his missing wife.

Director: Damon O'Steen
Stars: Gary Weeks, Brian Tee, William Katt
Teeth I (2007)
Comedy | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Still a stranger to her own body, a high school student discovers she has a physical advantage when she becomes the object of male violence.

Director: Mitchell Lichtenstein
Stars: Jess Weixler, John Hensley, Josh Pais
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A married couple grieving the recent death of their young daughter are in Venice when they encounter two elderly sisters, one of whom is psychic and brings a warning from beyond.

Director: Nicolas Roeg
Stars: Julie Christie, Donald Sutherland, Hilary Mason
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jim Krut ...
...
Sean
Chris L. Clark ...
Chris (as Christopher L. Clark)
...
Ashley Young ...
Casey
Corrine Brush ...
Shelly
Alexa Davidson ...
Little Girl
Dave Cooperman ...
Dr. David Robbins
Eric Shawn Thomas ...
Tim - Gun Store Owner (as Eric S. Thomas)
Lee Tanner ...
Male Police Officer
Janice McLeary ...
Female Police Officer (as Megan Atwood)
...
Chuck
Harold Frazer ...
Willie
Chris Kiros ...
Joseph
Greg Rice ...
Gun Store Customer
Edit

Storyline

The United States Government has developed a highly effective nerve gas that is unleashed upon the residents of a small Maryland City. During the top secret exercise the infected citizens begin to convert each resident into a sort of living zombie, until the remaining town residents, 6 total strangers, are trapped inside a movie theater cineplex. Written by Gary Ugarek

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Getting out alive is never as easy as it seems. See more »


Certificate:

Unrated

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

20 July 2012 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Deadlands Episode #2: Trapped  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$5,800 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (HD-DVD Version) | (theatrical) | (Director's Extended Edit)

Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound System)| (RCA Sound System)

Color:

| (NTSC Color)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The film festival work print and original DVD release from 2009, of Deadlands 2: Trapped, was edited using Sony Vegas Pro 8.0. In 2010, during the films 5th and final edit for the extended and unrated DVD release through TEMPE ENTERTAINMENT, Gary Ugarek used Sony Vegas Pro 9.0 to complete the final edit and 24p master. The Blu-Ray master was also rendered from Sony Vegas Pro 9.0 using the MPEG2 Format at 30mbps. The HD DVD release was rendered using Sony Vegas Pro 8.0 using MPEG2 format at 20mbps. See more »

Goofs

During the meeting to commence the exercise of releasing the toxin on the public the boom mic and a crew member are visible in a reflection from art work used on the set. See more »

Quotes

Sean: [Chris and Sean are about to make a run for the car, when Chris gets second thoughts] This is not the time to be changing things man
Chris: I know, I just think we need a back-up plan is all.
Sean: What do you suggest?
Chris: The Marquee.
Sean: The Marquee?
Chris: Yeah the Marquee, you know the big fucking sign in the parking lot. Its 8 or 9 feet off the ground, we could climb up and be out of reach.
Sean: Well you better pray they can't jump or fly because otherwise we're screwed.
See more »

Connections

Followed by Deadlands III: The Last Stand See more »

Soundtracks

Going To Hawaii
Performed by The Truax Band
Public Domain
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Trust me ... you've seen this before
17 May 2013 | by (Winnipeg, Canada) – See all my reviews

You know the drill. It's a small town somewhere in the U.S. One day, folks start acting crazy. People who look … dead perhaps … start attacking people. All attempts to fight them off fail. It's almost as if they were zombies or something.

That's right … it's another zombie film. All your standard bases are covered here. There's a government agency quarantining the town. They, of course, cannot successfully fight off the zombies, mostly because they keep forgetting to shoot them in the head. We have a group of survivors, some of whom know each other, some who are strangers, who lock themselves in an enclosed space (a movie theatre) to get away from the zombies. One of them has already been bitten by a zombie … I wonder what will happen to him? As you've probably surmised, this film is a by-the-numbers zombie flick. It's so by-the-numbers that it hits all the broad plot points without bothering to fill in the details. We see an unspecified government agency performing experiments that cause the zombie outbreak, but we never find out what this experiment is or how it might cause people to become zombies. We get no details about how this outbreak occurs. We see nobody become zombies. We don't know how people become zombies. Zombies just appear out of nowhere as needed in whatever size crowd the movie requires.

Essentially, it's impossible to have much of a stake in what happens in this movie. With the exception of one creative plot twist during a climactic action sequence, you've seen all of this before and you've seen it done much better. At best, it's a mildly inoffensive time waster.


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
the new dvd? litobrigg6
I want to kick myself in the @$$!! KruegerGurl7
Argentos Demons and Trapped. mlloyd-6
Apparently I'm in this movie without realizing it antipopular
Missing Zombie Beeber234
Sign here if you have the HD DVD!!! simplesimon8
Discuss Deadlands 2: Trapped (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?