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Live-action role players conjure up a demon from Hell by mistake and they must deal with the consequences.

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Live-action role players conjure up a demon from Hell by mistake and they must deal with the consequences.

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'Tis about to get medieval up in here.

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Rated R for horror violence, language throughout, some drug use and sexuality | See all certifications »

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$17,449 (USA) (24 January 2014)

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$86,796 (USA) (7 February 2014)
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One of the LARP'ers refers to himself as "King Diamond", a reference to singer Kim B. Petersen (better known as King Diamond, lead vocalist of 'Mercyful Fate'). See more »

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Eric: And Guinevere the fearless, who's plus-three ass of perfection should keep the memory of she who should not be mentioned at bay.
Gwen: Plus-three? Clearly you underestimate my endowments.
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References Mortal Kombat (1992) See more »

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Written by Kevin Dreyfuss, Bear McCreary, and Matt Wall
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Disappointing
12 February 2014 | by (Finland) – See all my reviews

I had pretty high hopes for this movie. The premise seemed good, I love geek humor, and Peter Dinklage is nothing short of awesome. Unfortunately, the movie fell flat on pretty much all fronts.

The characters were boring and had no depth. The plot was non-existent. The paranormal stuff felt out of place, and the low budget special effects made it look like a campy B movie (but not in a good way). Majority of the jokes were neither geeky nor especially funny.

If you're into LARPing, you *might* get something out of this. For others the movie will most likely be a disappointment. If you haven't seen them yet, I'd recommend checking out Tucker & Dale vs. Evil (2010) or The Cabin in the Woods (2012) for a similar (but better) comedy/horror experience.


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