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Destroyer

Shadow of Death

Directed by Robert Kirk
United States, 1988
Horror, Thriller

Synopsis

A prison riot breaks out at the moment of a serial murderer’s execution by electrocution, and the prison is shut down. 18 months later, a team of filmmakers converge on the prison to film a women-in-prison exploitation flick, but find that a certain somebody is disrupting their shooting schedule.

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Destroyer Directed by Robert Kirk

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  • Nick Schwab's rating of the film Destroyer

    Amusing slasher film with game performances, including Psycho's Anthony Perkins, and Clayton Rohner and Deborah Foreman (Chaz and Muffy/Buffy in the 1986 slasher-comedy April Fool's Day.) Lyle Alzando has a fun presence as the villain, and Jim Turner turns in stoner-fun, too. Destroyer is amateur in production and is by-the-numbers in slash, but the sense of tongue-and-cheekiness makes it a quasi-amusing bad film.