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Bloody New Year (1987)

Five shipwrecked English teenagers take refuge in an island hotel that is decorated for New Years. The problem is, it's early summer, and soon enough, even the walls themselves are striking out against them...

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Suzy Aitchison ...
Lesley
Nikki Brooks ...
Janet
Daniel James ...
Spud (as Colin Heywood)
Mark Powley ...
Rick
Catherine Roman ...
Carol
Julian Ronnie ...
Tom
Steve Emerson ...
Dad
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Ace
Jon Glentoran ...
The Bear
Val Graham ...
Housemaid
David Lyn ...
Interviewer
Rory H. MacLean ...
1st Expert
Nick Dowsett ...
2nd Expert
Steve Edison ...
Film Invader
Roy Hill ...
Flying Cadillacs
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Five shipwrecked English teenagers take refuge in an island hotel that is decorated for New Years. The problem is, it's early summer, and soon enough, even the walls themselves are striking out against them...

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The last day of the year...or the last day of your life

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Horror | Mystery

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Time Warp Terror  »

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Every Single Time
Performed by Cry No More
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Boring New Year
27 January 2004 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

A group of teenagers hang out at an amusement park, hang out on a small boat, hang out at an old abandoned hotel on an island and (yawn) are killed when it's discovered that the island is caught in a time warp. It's never explained who is killing them or why they are killed to keep them there, but that's just one of the many problems that this movie has. An interesting premise gets flushed right down the toilet in this horribly boring movie, only saved by some hit and miss special effects: effects that are sometimes clever and sometimes pathetic. The highlight of this movie though is when a guy jumps out of an old movie and attacks the guy watching him, but this is too weird and badly acted to keep your attention for very long, and the actors accents are sometimes almost unintelligible. This also has one of the worst soundtracks you'll ever hear.


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