Chopping Mall (Killbots)
Chopping Mall (Killbots) (1986)

This update of the TV movie Trapped is also known as Killbots and Robot. It concerns a group of teenagers trapped in a mall overnight. Instead of looting the stores, they must flee the machinations of a fleet of security robots gone haywire… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: March 21, 1986
DVD Release Date: August 17, 2004
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Critic Score: 50% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

Disreputably fun... just about the best low-budget movie about killer robots destroying a shopping mall that can ever be produced.

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Scott Weinberg

Goofball horror flick is salvaged by a quick pace and diverting sense of humor.

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...the film features horny teens being chased around a shopping mall by clunky robots that shoot lasers. What more do you need to know?

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Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

Robot killers in a mall. Like 'Dawn of the Dead' done by dorks.

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Flixster Audience Score: 39% Flixster User Reviews
Lee ?
Silly, cheesy fun that's sure to raise a smile among 80s b-movie horror fans. The plot has three new security robots go on a manhunt around a shopping mall… More
Aj V
This is another great machines gone crazy movie, this time taking place at a mall after hours, which is always scary. I loved this techno terror film.
Cory Taylor
After a 'Robocop'-esque infomercial satirizing the "neutralization" of a criminal, 'Chopping Mall' is a wacky B-movie that exudes… More
Alex roy
Chopping Mall is a fun, cheesy ride and is an underrated gem of a horror film. The films story is simple, Security robots at a mall malfunction after the main… More
Tim Salmons
A pretty silly 80's horror movie...or any decade, for that matter. It does have several things going for it though. The yummy Barbara Crampton for one,… More
Sylvester Kuo
Cliche 80s slasher, the robots looked harmless... stereotypical characters that are expandable, the explosion-of-the-head scene was marvellous, but everything… More