Fade to Black (1980)
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An interesting, introspective variant on the '80s slasher formula, this low-key psychological thriller details the troubled life of obsessed movie junkie Eric Binford (Dennis Christopher), whose love of old movies extends far beyond his job at a film distributor's warehouse and endless late-night film screenings in his bedroom. His singular obsession eventually rounds the bend into psychosis after he crosses paths with a Marilyn Monroe look-alike (Linda Kerridge), who becomes the physical
Oct 14, 1980 Limited
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Interesting premise and execution with various Hollywood icons depicted.
Excellent cheese, and Christopher is superb.
A film that gives movie buffs a bad name.
for film geeks that get the many references and can relate to Binford's lonely lifestyle
Interesting idea, lame execution
So-so slasher thriller with a clever movie geek twist.
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