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Son of Sam (2008)

This chilling tale recounts the late 70's in New York City, when a serial killer on the loose dubbed "Son of Sam" creates havoc. When arrested, "Son of Sam" tells police he was influenced ... See full summary »

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Ulli Lommel

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Ulli Lommel
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Yogi Joshi Yogi Joshi ... Berkowitz
Elissa Dowling ... Brenda Klein (as Elissa Bree)
Cassandra Church Cassandra Church
Bertrand Paré Bertrand Paré ... (as Betrand Pare)
Boston Dawna Chaet Boston Dawna Chaet ... (as Dawna Chaet)
Kent Cady Kent Cady
Kelsi Trausch Kelsi Trausch
Bill Maniscalco Bill Maniscalco ... (as William Maniscalco)
Carie Maniscalco Carie Maniscalco
Mary Shaffo
Jason Harrell Jason Harrell
Jamie Bernadette ... Sara Greenwood
Marissa Elizabeth Viszolay Marissa Elizabeth Viszolay
Kika LaSorda Kika LaSorda
Karlee Combs Karlee Combs
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This chilling tale recounts the late 70's in New York City, when a serial killer on the loose dubbed "Son of Sam" creates havoc. When arrested, "Son of Sam" tells police he was influenced by a satanic cult. New York would never be the same. Written by Anonymous

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His reign of terror brought an entire city to its knees [German release] See more »

Genres:

Crime | Thriller

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Rated R for violent content and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 September 2008 (USA) See more »

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Hollywood House of Horror See more »
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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Ulli Lommel: [Black rotary telephone] See more »

Goofs

The priest who visits David at the police station reads the Apostles Creed from his Bible. The Bible does not contain the Apostles Creed. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Son of Sleepaway Camp (2012) See more »

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26 July 2009 | by vichmdSee all my reviews

Stay away from this "film." I am unable to give a thorough, comprehensive review because I could not get beyond the first 22 minutes. It was really that bad. The first 22 minutes consisted of David walking around NYC gazing off into space interspersed with scenes of a bunch of people chanting at a Satanic cult. The special effects were awful and clearly low budget. The acting was amateurish. You can't fault the actors completely, because they clearly had little to work with in the way of dialogue, lighting, or quality recording equipment. If I were them, I would keep this part of their career a secret. I would not put my worst enemies through this.


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