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On a Dark and Stormy Night (2010)

Not Rated | | Horror, Thriller | 9 April 2013 (USA)
Friends gather on Halloween Night for the last party of their lives.


Ezequiel, Juan Riedinger


Emerson Bixby (as Bix Smithee)
1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »


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Credited cast:
Juan Riedinger ... Gray
Eva-Maria Leonardou ... Vette
Aaron Massey ... Andrew
Tamela D'Amico ... Leah
Mike Tursi Mike Tursi ... Whiskey Boots
Marlies Pinto Marlies Pinto ... Cindy Sin
Anna Ward Anna Ward ... Roxanne
Adrian Quihuis Adrian Quihuis ... Joseph 'Joey Joes'
Lee Brandt Lee Brandt ... Officer Grizzly
Brian Joseph Ochab Brian Joseph Ochab ... Officer Picard (as Brian Ochab)
Jason Shaw Jason Shaw ... Officer Hunts
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Miguel Angel Lopez De Nava Miguel Angel Lopez De Nava ... Pepe's Pizza Employee (voice)


Friends gather on Halloween Night for the last party of their lives.

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A Storm Is Coming


Horror | Thriller


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Release Date:

9 April 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dirty Rotten Filthy Bastards See more »


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$30,000 (estimated)
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Writer/Executive Producer Emerson Bixby has disowned the film, and has officially removed his name from the credits. See more »


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"People die at a Halloween party." That is essentially all that remains of the screenplay on which "On a Dark and Stormy Night" is based on. Thirty-three pages of dialogue was removed from the script, along with character development, plot-points, and the triple-twist surprise ending. In their place; five minutes of a woman dancing in slow motion, a four-minute Dominatrix dance (by the female lead, who, for reasons I cannot comprehend, is constantly snapping a whip and gyrating against other characters in pseudo-sexual positions), and a four minute "Moonwalking" scene (no, this was never intended as a Dance Movie).

I wrote this film, and I am currently doing everything I can to prevent its release, as I believe it to be one of the worst films ever made. The killer's motivation is no longer explained, but he does manage to discusses his "next" victim after already killing him. Characters are constantly referring to situations that are no longer in the film, several of the murders are so poorly executed, even I, the writer, couldn't tell what was going on, and forty minutes of screen time has been stretched to ninety minutes, via the magic of slow-motion.

In my opinion, "On a Dark and Stormy Night" is an embarrassing mess that will hopefully never see the light of day. But in the unlikely event you ever see it, I am not responsible. My screenplay was thoroughly butchered -- nonsensical scenes added, less than nine pages of unaltered dialogue remaining -- and I've since removed my name from the film.

Emerson Bixby

Falling Sky Entertainment

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