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Nightbeast (1982)

A creature from outer space crash lands in a small town and starts killing people.

Director:

Don Dohler

Writer:

Don Dohler
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Griffith Tom Griffith ... Sheriff Jack Cinder
Jamie Zemarel Jamie Zemarel ... Jamie Lambert
Karin Kardian Karin Kardian ... Lisa Kent
George Stover ... Steven Price
Don Leifert ... Drago
Anne Frith Anne Frith ... Ruth Sherman
Eleanor Herman Eleanor Herman ... Mary Jane
Richard Dyszel Richard Dyszel ... Mayor Bert Wicker
Greg Dohler Greg Dohler ... Greg
Kim Pfeiffer Kim Pfeiffer ... Kim (as Kim Dohler)
Monica Neff Monica Neff ... Suzie
Glenn Barnes Glenn Barnes ... Glenn
Rose Wolfe Rose Wolfe ... Glenn's Girl
Jerry Schuerholz Jerry Schuerholz ... Hunter
Hank Stuhmer Hank Stuhmer ... Hunter
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Storyline

Baltimore filmaker Don Dohler does an update on his 1979 film "The Alien Factor" this time only a single alien(reptilian looking)crash landing near a small town and going on a rampage. Written by Humberto Amador

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Nothing Can Save You Now... See more »

Genres:

Horror | Sci-Fi

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

Troma

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

November 1982 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Night Beast See more »

Filming Locations:

Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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Budget:

$42,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Amazing Film Productions See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Appeared in the achievement hunter show "theater mode", episode 11. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Hunter: What the hell was that?
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Referenced in Ban the Sadist Videos! (2005) See more »

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Cheesy and gory.
1 July 2002 | by HumanoidOfFleshSee all my reviews

Don Dohler's "Nightbeast" tells us the story about an alien-like beast which is killing people in a small American town.It is a poorly made film with cheap special effects,but still it is enjoyable enough to keep most of the horror fans entertained.The acting is awful,the script is not better,but there's plenty of cheesy gore(like entrails ripping,decapitation etc.)to satisfy undemanding gore hounds.The sex scene between the sheriff and his deputy is a laugh riot!5 out of 10-check it out if you like low budget horror movies.


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