Dèmoni (Demons)
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Italian horror auteur Dario Argento produced and co-wrote (with director Lamberto Bava) this gory, nightmarish horror film set almost entirely within the "Metropol," a huge, cathedral-like Berlin cinema showing an invitation-only screening of a rather lame slasher film. The difference, of course, is that the cheap scares on the Metropol's screen are child's play compared to the horrors which soon emerge to lay hold of the unsuspecting filmgoers: when a young woman is scratched by part of a display in the theatre lobby, she begins to mutate into a fanged, slavering creature… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 56%

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"A movie that can support the descriptions "awesome!" and "stupid!" in equal measure."
‑ Tim Brayton, Antagony & Ecstasy
"Demons is probably Lamberto's best film, not because it approaches Mario's work, but because it's so ludicrously entertaining."
‑ Jeffrey M. Anderson, Combustible Celluloid
"A guy on a motorcycle careening through a cinema, wielding a katana blade and lopping off heads to the sound of 'Killers on the Attack.' It doesn't get any better than this."
‑ Widgett Walls, Needcoffee.com
"A classic party movie that you have to watch with friends and a load of beer because you will not be bored at all..."
‑ Felix Vasquez Jr., Cinema Crazed
"It's repetitive and borderline pretentious, without the over-the-top looniness that distinguishes the better Italian splatter."
‑ Rob Gonsalves, eFilmCritic.com
"...the film's performances, dialogue, and storyline all [suffer] from an unmistakable vibe of incompetence."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
"It doesn't make a lot of sense, but it's not wanting for gore and creepiness."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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