5.3/10
1,435
72 user 38 critic

Kolobos (1999)

Night. Rain splatters the city. A young couple out for a drive take a shortcut through a deserted alley and makes a gruesome discovery: a girl, savagely slashed and battered, lies in a pool... See full summary »
Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

2 wins. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

This time Koryu heads to Yokohama in search of a woman named Birei, kidnapped by diamond smugglers who move their hot rocks by surgically implanting them into the nubile buttocks of Chinese... See full summary »

Director: Kazuhiko Yamaguchi
Stars: Etsuko Shihomi, Tamayo Mitsukawa, Michiyo Bandô
Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Lee Long is a martial-arts champion who the police use as an undercover agent to infiltrate a drug ring responsible for importing heroin from Japan to Hong Kong. When he is identified and ... See full summary »

Director: Kazuhiko Yamaguchi
Stars: Etsuko Shihomi, Shin'ichi Chiba, Asao Uchida
Next of Kin (1982)
Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

In a rest home for elderly people, a daughter reads her mother's diary. Soon events that are mentioned in the mother's diary begin to happen to the daughter.

Director: Tony Williams
Stars: Jacki Kerin, John Jarratt, Alex Scott
The Psychic (1977)
Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A clairvoyant woman discovers a skeleton in a wall in her husband's house, and seeks to find the truth about what happened to the victim.

Director: Lucio Fulci
Stars: Jennifer O'Neill, Gabriele Ferzetti, Marc Porel
Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

When the crime boss has to pick one of his thugs for a fight he takes his knife, throws it to the roof and kills a butterfly with it, then the knife falls to one guy's shoulder and that's ... See full summary »

Director: Kazuhiko Yamaguchi
Stars: Etsuko Shihomi, Akane Kawasaki, Mei-Ho Chang
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

After a criminal motorcycle rider is put to death, he comes back from the dead to seek murderous revenge against the residents of a Florida town.

Directors: James Justice, Umberto Lenzi
Stars: Nicolas De Toth, Sarah Buxton, Rawley Valverde
Videomannen (2018)
Comedy | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A VHS collector and a woman obsessed with the 80s, both alcoholics, initiates a romance that helps them battle their personal failures.

Director: Kristian A. Söderström
Stars: Stefan Sauk, Lena Nilsson, Morgan Alling
Dominique (1979)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A millionaire who has recently lost his wife starts believing that he is being haunted by her spirit.

Director: Michael Anderson
Stars: Cliff Robertson, Jean Simmons, Jenny Agutter
Trancers (1984)
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Jack Deth is a kind of cop/bounty hunter in the bleak Los Angeles of the future. He's become obssessed with chasing Whistler -- an evil criminal who uses powerful hypnotic powers to ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Band
Stars: Tim Thomerson, Helen Hunt, Michael Stefani
Rituals (1977)
Adventure | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Five doctors on a wilderness outing are stalked by disfigured, crazed killers.

Director: Peter Carter
Stars: Hal Holbrook, Lawrence Dane, Robin Gammell
Uninvited (Video 1988)
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

A sinister corporation loses control of a house cat infected with a genetically engineered virus. The death toll rises during the mutant feline's rampage and, eventually, it finds its way on board the yacht of a criminal kingpin.

Director: Greydon Clark
Stars: George Kennedy, Alex Cord, Clu Gulager
Vampyres (1974)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A lesbian vampire couple waylay and abduct various passer-byes, both male and female, to hold them captive at their rural manor in the English countryside in order to kill and feed on them to satisfy their insatiable thirst for blood.

Director: José Ramón Larraz
Stars: Marianne Morris, Anulka Dziubinska, Murray Brown
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Amy Weber ... Kyra
Donny Terranova Donny Terranova ... Tom
Nichole Pelerine Nichole Pelerine ... Erica
John Fairlie John Fairlie ... Gary
Promise LaMarco ... Tina
Ilia Volok ... Faceless
Kim Simms Thomas ... Dr. Waldman (as Kim Thomas)
Todd Beadle Todd Beadle ... Dr. Jurgen
Mari Weiss ... Lucille
Jonathan Rone Jonathan Rone ... Carl
Linnea Quigley ... Dorothy
Ivan Battee Ivan Battee ... Det. Byers (as Ivan Batee)
Blaine Bolton Blaine Bolton ... Female Impersonator
Jeremy Kendall Jeremy Kendall ... Young Man in Alley
Laura Holman Laura Holman ... Young Woman in Alley
Edit

Storyline

Night. Rain splatters the city. A young couple out for a drive take a shortcut through a deserted alley and makes a gruesome discovery: a girl, savagely slashed and battered, lies in a pool of her own blood. As the girl loses consciousness, she utters one word of explanation - 'Kolobos'. Flash back to 36 hours earlier. Down-on-her-luck artist Kyra Mitchell has just landed a dream job - a 3-month gig as a lab rat in an anthropology-related experimental film. In exchange, she gets free food and lodging in a fully-furnished mountain resort. Her new roommates, wise-cracking Tom, struggling actress Erica, college drop-out Gary and fast-food engineer Tina know little about Kyra's past. She allows them to see her artwork - dark, disturbing pieces - but tells them nothing about her inspiration - a faceless man who haunts her in nightmares and waking dreams. Still, happiness and camaraderie prevail - until night falls. On her way to grab a soda in the kitchen, Tina walks into a deadly booby ... Written by Armitage Pictures

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Sometimes nightmares do come true.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong horror violence and gore, and for some language and sexuality | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 September 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Haunted House See more »

Filming Locations:

Omaha, Nebraska, USA

Company Credits

Production Co:

Armitage Pictures See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

When the female doctor is standing over the hospital bed, talking, the way she is holding the clipboard changes between shots. See more »

Quotes

Kyra: My pills. I think I need my pills.
Gary: We'll get them.
Tom: What? This guy's trying to kill us, and you want to stop for pharmaceuticals?
See more »

Connections

References The Shining (1980) See more »

Soundtracks

Take You Away
written and performed by Volcanic
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

This is one kick arse, unheard of, horror film, a definate must see.
5 November 2001 | by Kolobos85See all my reviews

Read another review for the plot cause i wouldn't want to give anything away. i just wanna say i was really impressed by the quality and effectiveness that this movie had as a straight to video horror release, which there are so few of at the present. the gore is spot on, and me and my mate jonnyorange76 should know cause we have watched shelf loads of vids. (in one scene a guy gets his head rammed off a metal bath tub, and you see his teeth connect, grrrrreattt!!.) there is definatley a good amount of suspense pulled off here and the director managed to make me jump a few times, this was probably helped by some pretty descent acting instead of the usually petty crap straight to vid releases have in them. take the good advice and chek this movie out cause it has just as many shoks in as any of the screams if not more, PLUS U CAN THEN TRY AND EXPLAIN THE ENDING TO ME.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 72 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed