|studio||Maurice Devereaux Productions|
|starring||Ilona Elkin, Nicolas Wright, Robin Wilcock, Joan McBride|
|trailer 1||Trailer #1|
SynopsisIn this unsettling and creepy thriller, Karen (Ilona Elkin), a young nurse who works in a psychiatric ward, boards the last subway train of the night only to have it stop suddenly in the middle of the tunnel. As those around her are brutally murdered, Karen and a handful of survivors must face supernatural forces, homicidal religious cult members, as well as their own fears and suspicions of Armageddon, in order to survive.
Today’s glut of straight-to-DVD horror films can be partially blamed on the two low-budget VHS offerings that Fangoria Films kicked out way back in 1999: LADY OF THE LAKE and I, ZOMBIE. Neither film was mind-blowing, but both were diverting, and I rented them impulsively the moment I saw them on the shelf, much like one might purchase a particularly lurid tabloid while standing in line at the grocery store. And in my mind, that has been the focal point of the entire direct-to-DVD industry: the IMPULSIVE horror fan. Somehow The Man finally learned that there are a few of us who can’t resist the allure of box art when it features a rotten zombie head, bloody cleavage, or a blatantly cheesy tag line, and we are slowly being bled of our expendable income because we can’t resist the urge to pluck KILLER TOONS from a Blockbuster shelf at 1 a.m. on Sunday morning. …Read More