Killer's Moon (DVD)
Directed by Alan Birkinshaw
Writer Alan Birkinshaw
Composed by Derek Warne and John Shakespeare
Produced by Nigel Wingrove
Directed by Alan Birkinshaw
An important film in the evolution of “video nasties” (especially violent films that brought about stricter censorship in the UK in the early 1980s), KILLER'S MOON sets a quartet of drug-addled psychopaths against a group of vacationing schoolgirls.
Four mental patients undergo an experi-mental drug therapy, and then escape into the countryside. Believing they are inside a dream, they lose any remaining shreds of morality. Roaming the woods, they stumble upon a manor of schoolgirls and wreak unholy havoc. Dressed all in white, like the droogs of A Clockwork Orange, these terrifying sleepwalkers unleash their violent ids with insane abandon. When two nearby campers attempt to stop the slaughter, the killers begin to awake from their slumber - and to their deeds.
DVD Extras Include:
- Mastered in HD from the 35mm negative
- Interview with actress Joanne Good
- Interview with director Alan Birkinshaw
- Audio commentary by Alan Birkinshaw and Joanne Good
- Original theatrical trailer
- Photo gallery
"Takes some really nasty 'Clockwork Orange' style sexual violence, aims it squarely at a bunch of teenage girls in nightdresses." - British Horror Films
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