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Pool Party Massacre (2017)

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What started out as a relaxing summer day by the pool for a group of high maintenance young socialites quickly becomes a nightmare when an unknown killer begins stalking and murdering them one by one.


Drew Marvick


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Credited cast:
Alexis Adams ... Tiffany
Sally Burnswello Sally Burnswello ... Mrs. Winthorpe
Nick Byer Nick Byer ... Clay
Paul Card Paul Card ... Ralph
Dora Deceuninck Dora Deceuninck ... Dora
Jimmy Grosse Jimmy Grosse ... Danny
Mark Justice ... Troy
Trevor Layne ... Chet
Drew Marvick ... Blaine Winthorpe
Jenifer Marvick Jenifer Marvick ... Kelly
Kristin Noel McKusick Kristin Noel McKusick ... Blair Winthorpe
John Molinaro ... Mr. Winthorpe
Destiny Faith Nelson ... Jasmine
Margaux Némé Margaux Némé ... Nancy
Crystal Stoney Crystal Stoney ... Britney


What started out as a relaxing summer day by the pool for a group of high maintenance young socialites quickly becomes a nightmare when an unknown killer begins stalking and murdering them one by one.

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Worst pool party ever!


Comedy | Horror

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Despite it's warm summer appearance, the majority of Pool Party Massacre was shot in the winter. With principal photography beginning on Black Friday 2015, over the course of the 6 month shooting schedule there were days that dropped below freezing in the first few months and over 100 degrees in the last month. See more »


References The Slumber Party Massacre (1982) See more »

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Fun Throwback to the VHS Days
25 July 2017 | by Michael_ElliottSee all my reviews

Pool Party Massacre (2017)

** 1/2 (out of 4)

Throwback to the 80's slasher film takes place at a rich girl's parents house. The rich girl is throwing a party for her rich friends and pretty soon they're being knocked off my an unknown person who is using various tools from the garage.

POOL PARTY MASSACRE is a throwback to an era where it was cool to have "Massacre" in your title. The entire film from writer-director Drew Marvick is a throwback to the days when dumb characters did dumb things and often paid for it with their lives. As was the case with many of those films, this one here plays up the mystery angle as we're given a few suspects but we have to wait until the end for the result.

Unlike a lot of the slashers from the 80's, this one here goes a bit over-the-top when it comes to the humor. The film has some funny and campy moments and there's no doubt that the film is giving a wink to the viewers who are fans of the films it's inspired by. With that said, I think the film tried to be a bit too clever and a bit too "ha ha" for its own good. The girls at the party are played up as very annoying valley girls and they are a bit too annoying.

With that said, the film has a lot to offer and where it really succeeds are with the death scenes. As I stated, there are a variety of tools used for the murders and thankfully not everything is CGI. There are some practical effects and it was nice seeing actual fake blood. There's nothing more annoying than seeing a bunch of CGI blood and thankfully we've got the real stuff here. The death scenes are creative and fun even though they're certainly not in the same league as a Tom Savini.

POOL PARTY MASSACRE is a film that works for what it is. It's not a masterpiece or even an overly good film but as far as a spoof goes, it's pretty darn entertaining.

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