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Death Bed: The Bed That Eats (1977)

A bed possessed by a demon spirit consumes its users alive.

Director:

George Barry

Writer:

George Barry
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Cast

Credited cast:
Demene Hall ... Diane
William Russ ... Sharon's Brother (as Rusty Russ)
Julie Ritter ... Suzan
Linda Bond Linda Bond ... The Resurrected
Patrick Spence-Thomas Patrick Spence-Thomas ... Voice of the Artist
Rosa Luxemburg ... Sharon
Dave Marsh Dave Marsh ... Artist
Ed Oldani Ed Oldani ... Victim
Dessa Stone Dessa Stone ... First Female Victim
Marshall Tate Marshall Tate ... Side Order
Samir Eid Samir Eid ... Gangster
Fred Abdenour Fred Abdenour ... Gangster
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jock Brandis Jock Brandis ... Priest
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Storyline

A bed possessed by a demon spirit consumes its users alive.

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Genres:

Horror

Certificate:

Not Rated

Parents Guide:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 February 2010 (Czech Republic) See more »

Also Known As:

На смертном одре: Постель-людоед See more »

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Budget:

$30,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

(DVD)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Filmed almost entirely at the Gar Wood mansion on Keelson Island in Detroit. The mansion has long been completely demolished. See more »

Goofs

When the priest is being consumed by the Death bed, the acid is clearly yellow foam as a piece of it sticks to his glasses. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Voice of the Artist: I've been imprisoned behind my painting in this limbo for 60 years now since my death. I think half that time I've spent in listening to that monster snore.
[gates creaks, crashes open]
Voice of the Artist: Someone's coming! My god it's waking up!
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One hell of a bizarre horror flick.
9 March 2006 | by HumanoidOfFleshSee all my reviews

"Death Bed:The Bed That Eats" is a supremely bizarre horror film that truly has to be seen to be believed.There is an ancient four-poster bed that just loves to eat humans and it does so anytime it can lure anyone to lie upon it.There is also a long-dead artist,imprisoned behind one of his paintings,who provides a voice-over narration.George Barry's the first and only one film offers some truly surreal moments such as the bed absorbing its victims in a mysterious sea of yellow foam and liquid.The atmosphere is dreamy and there is only a little bit of gore,unfortunately the premise is rather silly and the acting is amateurish.Still as fan of unusual cinema I enjoyed this low-budget oddity.Give it a chance.8 out of 10.


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