4.6/10
256
10 user 15 critic

Deadly Dreams (1988)

From the director of the highly acclaimed "Body Chemistry," comes a frightening excursion into terror. Alex is caught in a web of distrust between his brother, his best friend, a beautiful ... See full summary »

Director:

Kristine Peterson

Writer:

Thom Babbes
Reviews

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A creature of demonic nature, too hideous to have a name, once again terrorizes the college kids that summoned it.

Director: Jean-Paul Ouellette
Stars: Mark Kinsey Stephenson, Charles Klausmeyer, Maria Ford
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

A research project on sexual response leads two doctors into an affair where their deepest passions and darkest fantasies are revealed.

Director: Kristine Peterson
Stars: Marc Singer, Lisa Pescia, Mary Crosby
The Slayer (1982)
Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Siblings, Eric & his surreal artist sister Kay, her doctor husband David, her sister-in-law Brooke along with pilot Marsh become stranded on a rugged isle face off against a supernatural beast drawn to Kay who dreams of its killings.

Director: J.S. Cardone
Stars: Sarah Kendall, Frederick Flynn, Carol Kottenbrook
The Comeback (1978)
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A singer holes up at a sinister estate to write new songs for his act. The ghost of his murdered wife begins to haunt him, then the person who actually killed her shows up at the mansion.

Director: Pete Walker
Stars: Jack Jones, Pamela Stephenson, David Doyle
Action | Sci-Fi | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

Scientists poison the water supply of a small town, turning the residents into homicidal maniacs who kill each other and anybody who passes through.

Director: Nico Mastorakis
Stars: Wings Hauser, Bo Hopkins, George Kennedy
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Two years ago, a young woman named Valerie was burned after entering a tanning salon. Now, her twin sister, Rhonda, runs a local gym where, all of a sudden, people are being murdered.

Director: David A. Prior
Stars: Marcia Karr, David Campbell, Fritz Matthews
Waxwork (1988)
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A wax museum owner uses his horror exhibits to unleash evil on the world.

Director: Anthony Hickox
Stars: Zach Galligan, Deborah Foreman, Jennifer Bassey
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

A man visits Alcatraz prison after having dreams about all the people who died there. When he gets there, his brother is possessed by an evil cannibal demon. The ghost of a female heavy ... See full summary »

Director: Dimitri Logothetis
Stars: Toni Basil, Nicholas Celozzi, Tom Reilly
Blood Rage (1987)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

As kids, Todd is institutionalized for a murder whilst his twin goes free. 10 years later, on Thanksgiving, Todd escapes and a killing spree begins in his neighborhood.

Director: John Grissmer
Stars: Louise Lasser, Mark Soper, Julie Gordon
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

When a motorbike gang kills an occultist, the evil spirit he was summoning inhabits a damaged bike. The bike is then bought and restored, but reveals its true nature when it tries to exact ... See full summary »

Director: Dirk Campbell
Stars: Neil Morrissey, Amanda Noar, Michael Elphick
Comedy | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Seattle: The grunge girl band "No Exits" is just about to get a record deal. At this time Jimmy is appearing again, the former boy-friend of the band guitarist Shelly. She had left him ... See full summary »

Director: Kristine Peterson
Stars: Molly Gross, Jason Bortz, Marisa Ryan
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

After her prostitute mother and her john are beaten to death while they are asleep in bed, teen-aged Ellie Masters is sent to an isolated orphanage run by Mrs. Deere and her handyman. ... See full summary »

Director: Philip S. Gilbert
Stars: Gloria Grahame, Melody Patterson, Milton Selzer
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Mitchell Anderson ... Alex Torme
Juliette Cummins ... Maggie Kallir
Xander Berkeley ... Jack Torme
Thom Babbes ... Danny
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gray Ainsworth Gray Ainsworth ... The Hunter
Timothy Austin Timothy Austin ... Young Alex Torme
Brent DeHart Brent DeHart ... Hotel Clerk
Beach Dickerson Beach Dickerson ... Sportsman #2
Troy Evans ... Sheriff
Geoffrey Forward Geoffrey Forward ... John Torme
Al Guarino Al Guarino ... Bartender
Jaime Kaplan Jaime Kaplan ... Boy with toy gun
Michael Leopard Michael Leopard ... Sportsman #1
Gyl Roland Gyl Roland ... Mrs. Torme
Lynn Philip Seibel Lynn Philip Seibel ... Coroner (as Lynn Seibel)
Edit

Storyline

From the director of the highly acclaimed "Body Chemistry," comes a frightening excursion into terror. Alex is caught in a web of distrust between his brother, his best friend, a beautiful stranger and the renewed dreams of the slaughter of his family. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Horror | Thriller

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 October 1988 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Delirio criminal See more »

Filming Locations:

Santa Monica, California, USA

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$400,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This film was shot in eighteen days around Christmas time. See more »

Connections

References The Red Shoes (1948) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Total bore.
4 September 2001 | by HumanoidOfFleshSee all my reviews

Since no one has reviewed "Deadly Dreams",I will.The story goes like that:The Torme family takes a weekend picnic in a secluded forest.Little do they realize that they're marked for death by a deranged hunter.The murderer kills off each one,except for the son,Alex.Ten years after massacre,Alex finds himself haunted with the vision of a man in a hunter's clothing...His dreams begin to blend into reality.Each successive nightmare brings him closer and closer to the spectre-until Alex is convinced that the killer is real-and hunting Alex.His friends and remaining family offer him no support.Alex fears his sanity is slipping further away.Then murders begin to happen in the real world...OK,so the premise is quite interesting,but "Deadly Dreams" is completely unscary and deadly dull.The acting is very average,and the action moves incredibly slowly.To be fair,the scene of massacre is pretty nerve-wracking,and the killer wears creepy mask of the deer.Watch this one,only if you have time to waste.


3 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 10 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed