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When up and coming director Alistair Bailey is fired from a project by notorious VHS distributor William King, he believes that his footage has been left in the trash can. He soon discovers... See full summary »

Director:

Michael J. Murphy

Writer:

Michael J. Murphy (screenplay) (as Carl Humphries)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Patrick Olliver Patrick Olliver ... Alistair
Jacqueline Logan Jacqueline Logan ... Nikki
Catherine Rowlands Catherine Rowlands ... Judy
Mark Wells Mark Wells ... William
Steven Longhurst Steven Longhurst ... Simon
David Slater David Slater ... Greg
Samantha Page Samantha Page ... Lisa
Wendy Young Wendy Young ... Sally
Nanda Adkin Nanda Adkin
Lindsey Allen Lindsey Allen
Marina Bolton Marina Bolton
Michael Clay Michael Clay
Denise Daniels Denise Daniels
Nick Davey Nick Davey
James Day James Day
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Storyline

When up and coming director Alistair Bailey is fired from a project by notorious VHS distributor William King, he believes that his footage has been left in the trash can. He soon discovers however that King tricked him and is planning to globally sell the movie that he spent ages working on. As the lust for revenge strengthens, Bailey decides to don the same disguise as the one used by his antagonist and make a new feature. Only this time, the effects will be real.

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Official Sites:

BFI records

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 June 1985 (UK) See more »

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Budget:

£400 (estimated)
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Color
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This movie is director Michael J. Murphy's least favorite. Before his untimely death in April 2015 he had intended to re-release it in a re-mastered edition. See more »

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