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Nightmare Man (2006)

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After receiving an African fertility mask as a gift Ellen tells her husband William that she's been attacked by masked phantom called 'the Nightmare Man'. As Ellen's paranoia increases, ... See full summary »

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Rolfe Kanefsky

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Cast

Cast overview:
Blythe Metz ... Ellen
Luciano Szafir Luciano Szafir ... William
Aaron Sherry ... Nightmare Man
Jack Sway ... Ed
Tiffany Shepis ... Mia
Johanna Putnam ... Trinity (as Hanna Putnam)
James Ferris ... Jack
Victor Kanefsky Victor Kanefsky ... Officer Val
Alice Glenn Alice Glenn ... Officer Kan
Richard Moll ... Captain McCormack
Gwen Davis Gwen Davis ... Officer Simmons
Robert Donavan ... Dr. Evans
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Storyline

After receiving an African fertility mask as a gift Ellen tells her husband William that she's been attacked by masked phantom called 'the Nightmare Man'. As Ellen's paranoia increases, William takes Ellen for a road trip to a clinic, only to have their car break down, and when William goes off, Ellen is attacked for real by the Nightmare Man. Fleeing through the dense woods, Ellen seeks shelter in the remote cabin home of Mia, with her friends Jack, Ed, and Trinity, who give her shelter, but are soon besieges in their home by Nightmare Man. But the real horror comes when Ellen slowly reveals to harbor a MORE evil and deadly thing within her which could spell death for everyone involved. Written by Anonymous

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Your dreams won't save you.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 August 2006 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Efialtis See more »

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Budget:

$250,000 (estimated)
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Johanna Putnam had to perform the fake orgasm scene for her audition. See more »

Goofs

After Tiffany Shepis lowers the blinds, the are up again in the next scene. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Ellen: It arrived!
William: What?
Ellen: The package I ordered from Rome. They imported it from Africa. It's a hand-craved mask, it's supposed to represent the goddess of fertility. I thought we could use all the help we could get.
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Connections

References The Exorcist (1973) See more »

Soundtracks

Roll Over Jimi
Performed by The Bucky Burro Band
Written by Rick Novak
© Retarded Genius Music - 2006
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Absolutely horrendous
11 November 2007 | by esoterikfilmsSee all my reviews

If Mystery Science Theater was still on the air they'd have a ball roasting this turkey. There is almost nothing redeeming here. The script is terrible, the characters are morons, the acting is mostly bad (especially the Spanish husband of the main character - I have no idea why anyone would put him in front of a camera), there are several really bad continuity errors (like the cut on the woman's leg that magically disappears), the make-up is cheesy, and there really aren't any scares. About the only thing watchable about this movie is the chick in the miniskirt. Don't waste your time or money; skip this one! There are much better movies (like "Crazy Eights") in the Horrorfest series.


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