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Nightmare at Noon (1988)

Scientists poison the water supply of a small town, turning the residents into homicidal maniacs who kill each other and anybody who passes through.

Director:

Nico Mastorakis
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Wings Hauser ... Ken Griffiths
Bo Hopkins ... Reilly
George Kennedy ... Sheriff Hanks
Kimberly Beck ... Cheri Griffiths
Brion James ... The Albino
Kimberly Ross Kimberly Ross ... Julia
Neal Wheeler Neal Wheeler ... Charley
David Christiansen David Christiansen ... Dr. Miller
Mark Haarman Mark Haarman ... Deputy
Jean St. James ... Lori (as Jean Pflieger)
Tabi Cooper Tabi Cooper ... Woman in Curlers
Todd Collard Todd Collard ... Billy
Larry Campbell Larry Campbell ... Cowboy
Bob Miles Bob Miles ... Floyd
Sheri Griffith Sheri Griffith ... Insane Mother
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Scientists poison the water supply of a small town, turning the residents into homicidal maniacs who kill each other and anybody who passes through. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Taglines:

An Experiment in Terror.

Genres:

Action | Sci-Fi | Horror

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 July 1988 (Portugal) See more »

Also Known As:

Death Street USA See more »

Filming Locations:

Moab, Utah, USA See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Omega Entertainment See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

When rehearsing the diner knife scene, co-Writer, co-Producer, and Director Nico Mastorakis used an actual knife on himself to demonstrate what was supposed to happen during the aforementioned scene. See more »

Goofs

Boom mike appears in shot at about 27:00 minutes. See more »

Quotes

Sheriff Hanks: I haven't drunk water in years.
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Soundtracks

Those Days Are Over
Written by Barry Labov
Performed by Mark Urgent
Featuring Dick Swary
Courtesy of LABOV & BEYOND Music
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Entertaining schlock
20 May 2018 | by karmicboomSee all my reviews

B-movies typically come in two categories: Unwatchable Garbage and Entertaining Garbage. This one falls in the latter category. It's got the goods: Over-the-top action and violence, snappy corny dialogue, fun performances, and a darkly humorous tone. Aside from a couple of scenes that drag on a little too long, It's quickly paced. Once things get going, they keep going, so it never really feels boring.


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