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Stephen Goetsch (writer)
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Plot:
On a desolate road, an abandoned school bus with the words 'HELP ME' written on a window, Maria stops to check it out... See more » | Full synopsis »
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If you like B movies....this is still not worth watching. See more (33 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Ann Henson ... Maria
Angelica May ... Sarah (as Angelica Magana)
Gretchen Busenitz ... Gretchen
L. Flint Esquerra ... Frank
Diego De Vargas ... Howard
Masao Kitamura ... Bubbles
Thomas Crnkovich ... Killer
Dutch Bergeron ... Dr. Benson
J. Edwin Lauer ... Terry
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Directed by
Stephen Goetsch 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Stephen Goetsch  writer

Produced by
Stephen Goetsch .... producer
Anthony Grow .... associate producer (as Anthony S. Grow)
Paul Koslo .... producer
Patrick Smith .... associate producer (as Pat Smith)
 
Original Music by
William Anderson  (as William Kevin Anderson)
 
Cinematography by
Stephen Goetsch 
 
Film Editing by
Stephen Goetsch 
 
Casting by
Sherwin Buydens 
 
Production Design by
Othema Longura 
 
Art Direction by
Erin Travers 
 
Set Decoration by
Beverly Wilson 
 
Makeup Department
Anthony Grow .... makeup department head
Brian Lammert .... key makeup artist
Christopher Payne .... makeup artist
 
Sound Department
Brian Rainwater .... sound recordist
Ed Turner .... sound recordist
 
Special Effects by
Anthony Grow .... special effects supervisor
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Carl Beseese .... electrician
Bead Johnson .... second assistant camera
Thomas E. Labisch Jr. .... grip (as Tom Labisch)
Chuck May .... key grip
Randall Meeks .... grip
Matthew O'Brien .... videographer
Charlie O'Connor .... first assistant camera
Jennifer Osten .... grip
Richard Paris .... grip
Terry Radcliff .... gaffer
Barry Saunders .... still photographer
Paula Simmons .... electrician
 
Casting Department
J.C. Thomas .... casting assistant
 
Editorial Department
Brett Snyder .... additional editor
 
Music Department
Patrick Griffin .... composer: additional music
Patrick Griffin .... orchestrator
 

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Rated R for horror violence, language and some sexual content
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USA:83 min
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Trivia:
When filming the scene(s) getting out of the car, Ann Henson had trouble because the car door was broken.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: The two shot Derringer pistol was shot once by the doc, twice by the Sarah, then once by Gretchen the pregnant woman, who picked it up off the stand at the end - a total of four times without ever being reloaded.See more »
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References First Knight (1995)See more »
Soundtrack:
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14 out of 24 people found the following review useful.
If you like B movies....this is still not worth watching., 15 June 2008
Author: (nadulike24) from United Kingdom

To set the scene, its a Sunday night Im Feeling a little hungover and there's nothing on TV so I decided to watch this movie. On reflection I feel my time may have been better spent naming each hair on my chest or perhaps attempting to carve a miniature Statue of liberty from a grain of rice.

Its starts good enough for a B movie, the acting a little pants but thats OK,the setting seems the same as 10 other movies you have seen that week but thats OK too.. I mean as long as there's some sort of story to it how bad can it be? Very Bad!!! Thats how bad! After 60 mins of boredom you are rewarded with nothing more than the dumbest "twists" ever and plot holes so big you begin to wonder what the plot was in the first place. Save yourself and hour and a half, let the girlfriend win and pick the movie this time, earn some brownie points...your missing nothing here.

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