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Death Spa (1989)

R | | Horror | October 1990 (USA)
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Gruesome deaths begin to occur at a hip Los Angeles health club.

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Michael Fischa
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
William Bumiller ... Michael Evans
Brenda Bakke ... Laura Danvers
Merritt Butrick ... David Avery
Robert Lipton ... Tom
Alexa Hamilton ... Priscilla Wayne
Ken Foree ... Marvin
Rosalind Cash ... Sgt. Stone
Francis X. McCarthy ... Lt. Fletcher (as Frank McCarthy)
Shari Shattuck ... Catherine
Hank Cheyne ... Robert
Chelsea Field ... Darla
Joseph Whipp Joseph Whipp ... Dr. Lido Moray
Karen Michaels Karen Michaels ... Rhonda
Tane McClure ... Vicky (as Tané McClure)
Cindi Dietrich Cindi Dietrich ... Linda
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Storyline

Michael's health club is beseiged with a series of terrible murders involving killer saunas and other grisly devices. Michael's wife killed herself a while before and her brother holds Michael responsible. Michael needs to stop the bloodshed before he loses all of his clients. Written by Josh Pasnak <chainsaw@intouch.bc.ca>

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For a workout in Hell! See more »

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Horror

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

October 1990 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Witch Bitch See more »

Filming Locations:

Simi Valley, California, USA See more »

Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

This was Merritt Butrick's final film before his death on March 17, 1989 at the age of 29. See more »

Goofs

When Michael has left doctor Moray's office, we see the cops who are starting their car just around the corner. As they round the corner, Michael's Porsche is still parked. In the next shot, the Porsche is suddenly gone. See more »

Alternate Versions

Available on VHS in an Unrated and R-Rated version. See more »

Connections

References Star Trek (1966) See more »

Soundtracks

She's Cruel
Performed by The Blazorades
Composed by Rick Boston, Eric Pressley (as Eric Nelson Pressly)
Indian Bingo Music (BMI), Portlock Music/Mechanical Panther Music/ASCAP
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Strange things are a brewing at the local Gym!
14 October 2003 | by Captain_CouthSee all my reviews

Cheesy 80's horror co-starring genre favs Ken Foree and Rosalind Cash along with Brenda Bakke are some of the featured players in this tale about a haunted health club. Goofy dialogue and some nasty gore effects make this movie watchable. Not bad but no great shakes either.

Recommended for the bad dialogue and acting. B-movie fans only.

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