|release date||January 31 1987|
|writer||Lamberto Bava, Dario Argento|
|starring||David Edwin Knight, Nancy Brilli, Coralina Cataldi-Tassoni, Bobby Rhodes, Asia Argento|
|tagline||The Nightmare Returns|
|trailer 1||Trailer #1|
SynopsisA group of tenants and visitors are trapped in a 10-story high-rise apartment building infested with demons who proceed to hunt the dwindling humans down.
As Lamberto Bava’s gory, cruelly pungent DEMONS (1985) came to a close, the main characters were fleeing in a jeep to escape the evil minions released by a horror film screened at the Metropol, an old-school movie theater. According to dialogue delivered by a morose bearded man in a closing strongly reminiscent of Romero’s DAWN OF THE DEAD (both films were produced by Dario Argento), the demons are about to take over the world and they must flee in a Jeep to safety. DEMONS 2 comes along a year later and establishes early on that everything in ’86 is just peachy, the whole demon movement of ’85 was completely quelled, but then some malicious fuckers show a creepy demon-themed documentary on TV and a whole apartment building of tie-wearing, sleeve-rolling, poofy-haired ‘80s yuppies are transformed into demons, totally against their will. …Read More