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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Juliet Landau
Chris Doyle
Angela Bettis
Brent Roam
Directors
Tobe Hooper
Screenwriters
Jace Anderson
Adam Gierasch
Running Time
95 minutes

The Toolbox Murders


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Plot
Thirtysomething couple Nell (Bettis) and Steven (Roam) move into a dilapidated apartment block. While Steven slaves down the ER, the out-of-work Nell begins to notice things are amiss. What are those strange markings on the masonry? Who is that strange old geezer? And why do her neighbours keep disappearing?


Verdict
A self-consciously grubby and silly slasher that’ll be lapped up by gorehounds, but which really belongs on the rental shelves.


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