Strangeland
Strangeland (1998)

In this horror film, a psycho uses the handle "Captain Howdy." After Howdy abducts his daughter Genevieve, detective Mike Gage eventually captures him and sends him to the asylum. Released four years later, Howdy is hanged by a… More

Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: March 23, 1999
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6%
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User Score
63%



Critic Score: 6% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Bob Heisler
Los Angeles Times

It's a disturbing, hopeless, irredeemable series of images that will scar you if you wander into it unprepared.

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Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

Snider's Captain Howdy is an appropriately scary creation, but the movie mostly lets him down.

Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

Twisted Sister's Dee Snider makes a movie -- a must-see, right? Wrong-o!

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Film Threat

This terrible horror film pretends to tell a moral about internet chat rooms, but really it's a cheap C grade slasher flick.

Anthony Miele
Film Threat

After the agonizing torture that was endured I can safely make the statement that Strangeland is now and will be the worst film of 1998.

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Evan Gatehouse
Apollo Guide

The kind of movie where you want to take a bath after watching.

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Stefan Birgir Stefansson
sbs.is

a little too messy for me

Marc Savlov
Austin Chronicle

Painful to endure even by modern primitive standards, it's a freaky, funless wreck, intolerable in the extreme.

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David N. Butterworth
rec.arts.movies.reviews

Perhaps if I hadn't expected it to be so bad I might have approved of it less.

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Flixster Audience Score: 63% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
Strangeland which is written by Heavy Metal musician Dee Snider of Twisted Sister fame. This is an underrated film that has a unique concept. Although… More
Leigh Ryan
Eh...
Wahida K
So much flesh, so little time.
Curtis Lilly
Dee Snider is such a loser. This movie sucks.
Greg S
Dee Snider tortures teens (with needles, not by playing them cuts from the Twisted Sister reunion album). A shallow peek at modern primitive culture can't… More
David Ladd
"Strangeland" is one disturbing, brutal little horror movie. The film basically revolves around a detective and his family. After his teenage daughter… More

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