Director Jack Messitt steps back behind the camera for a series of bloody reshoots in the re-release of MIDNIGHT MOVIE: THE KILLER CUT. In the tradition of DEMONS and ANGUISH, the unsuspecting audience members of a local theater become the film's next victims when the sinister soul of the director is unleashed upon them from within his possessed film reel! MIDNIGHT MOVIE joins HATCHET and LAID TO REST as one of the latest Revivalist Slashers with a purely 80's appeal. Although it is still stifled by its weak performances, this tighter, gorier version packs in improved special effects and adds a whole new dimension to the masked villain that was lacking in the earlier cut. Radford has a very distinct and menacing appearance, and his supernatural abilities to intercut between the 'real-world' and the 'reel-world' make him a terrifying new villain. The newly-revamped MIDNIGHT MOVIE is a fun and campy throwback to the early 80's that Slasher fans are sure to enjoy!
If you liked MIDNIGHT MOVIE, check out:
HATCHET, LAID TO REST, DEMONS, ANGUISH, POPCORN.