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Mountaintop Motel Massacre (1983)

After several years in an insane asylum, Evelyn, the keeper of the Mountaintop Motel, is released and resumes doing business. She kills her young charge out of anger, but convinces the ... See full summary »

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Jim McCullough Sr. (as Jim McCullough)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Bill Thurman ... Reverend Bill McWilley
Anna Chappell Anna Chappell ... Evelyn
Will Mitchell Will Mitchell ... Al (as Will Mitchel)
Virginia Loridans Virginia Loridans ... Tanya
Major Brock Major Brock ... Crewshaw
James Bradford James Bradford ... Sheriff
Amy Hill Amy Hill ... Prissy
Marian Jones Marian Jones ... Mary
Gregg Brazzel ... Vernon
Jill King Jill King ... Lorie
Rhonda Atwood Rhonda Atwood ... Bar owner
Foster Litton Foster Litton ... Sheriff Dispatcher (voice)
Linda Blankenship Linda Blankenship ... Al's Secretary (voice)
Angela Christine Angela Christine ... Singing Voice (voice)
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Storyline

After several years in an insane asylum, Evelyn, the keeper of the Mountaintop Motel, is released and resumes doing business. She kills her young charge out of anger, but convinces the police it was an accident - and pushed into insanity, she then proceeds to target her guests, first by releasing vermin into their rooms, but then by using her trusty sickle... Written by Brian J. Wright <tyrannorabbit@hotmail.com>

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Please do not disturb Evelyn. She already is.

Genres:

Horror

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 March 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Horrors at Mountaintop Motel See more »

Filming Locations:

Oil City, Louisiana, USA See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

New World Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastman Color)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Was originally simply titled "Mountaintop Motel" when the film was made in 1983. New World Pictures added the "Massacre" to the title when they picked the film up for distribution in 1986. See more »

Goofs

As Lori gets off the bed with the rabbit, a crew members shadow is seen on the wall. See more »

Quotes

Al: I'll take care of you. You got to trust me.
Tanya: I do.
Al: Listen, I've got to tell you something. I've been lying to you.
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Referenced in Ida, Be Thy Name: The Frightful Females of Fear (2013) See more »

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A review from someone who actually likes this movie...
30 October 2002 | by elliottrainbowSee all my reviews

Yes, this movie has bad acting, a poor plot and no real horror to speak of...but it is also one of the 'so bad it's good' movies. Evelyn (who IS creepy, by the way) goes on a killing spree at her motel. I think the idea of Evelyn going from one cabin to the next through an underground tunnel was a neat idea. I also liked that not all of the likeable characters were killed. There is also some humor. While this movie is surely not of the caliber of Psycho or even Texas Chainsaw Massacre (both favorites of mine!) it is worth a look; if only for the camp value. Rent this off of the 99 cent rack, turn off the lights, and get ready to be scared...a little! But please do not disturb Evelyn...SHE ALREADY IS!


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