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Deadline (1984)

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Starring (View all)
Stephen Young Stephen Young
Steven Lessey
Jeannie Elias Jeannie Elias
Darlene Winters
Cindy Hinds Cindy Hinds
Sharon Lessey
Carole Pope Carole Pope
Herself
Rough Trade Rough Trade
Punk Rock Band Member
Ken Camroux Ken Camroux
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Philip Akin Philip Akin
Student #1
James Kidnie James Kidnie
Younger Man


Written by
Mario Azzopardi Mario Azzopardi
screenplay


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1 week, 6 days ago at Apr 8 12:59
This is an incredibly obscure film. So obscure in fact, that it's exact release date is still a matter of contention. Most agree that filming was finished in 1979, but the film wasn't distributed in the US until 1984, despite having a Canadian theatrical release in 1980. But the film isn't the low budget shlock you'd expect from a long lost 1980's horror flick. Instead it's a purely psychological ... read more
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Beanie posted a review 1 week, 6 days ago

“This is an incredibly obscure film. So obscure in fact, that it's exact release date is still a matter of contention. Most agree that filming was finished in 1979, but the film wasn't distributed in the US until 1984, despite having a Canadian theatrical release in 1980. But the film isn't the low budget shlock you'd expect from a long lost 1980's horror flick. Instead it's a purely psychological horror story of a celebrated script-writer, known for his gruesome horror films. His life slowly unravels, with the controversial public perception of his work straining his marriage, and ultimately causing a horrible tragedy.

The film itself almost functions more as a drama than a horror film, but is interjected with segments that represent the main character's films, and his brain-sto” read more

Beanie added this to a list 5 months, 3 weeks ago
TDcore's Horror Journal: September + October 2020 (7 movies items)

"This is an incredibly obscure film. So obscure in fact, that it's exact release date is still a matter of contention. Most agree that filming was finished in 1979, but the film wasn't distributed in the US until 1984, despite having a Canadian theatrical release in 1980. But the film isn't the low budget shlock you'd expect from a long lost 1980's horror flick. Instead it's a purely psychological horror story of a celebrated script-writer, known for his gruesome horror films. His life slowly unr"


Beanie rated this 6/10 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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