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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 18
Cast
Robert Englund
Ted Levine
Daniel Matmor
Jeremy Crutchley
Vanessa Pike
Demetre Phillips
Directors
Tobe Hooper
Screenwriters
Tobe Hooper
Stephen Brooks
Harry Alan Towers
Running Time
106 minutes

The Mangler
A demon laundry mangler demands sacrifices in this Stephen King inspired schlock horror.


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Plot
Bill Gartley, the owner of a Maine laundry, ensures the prosperity of the town by making regular sacrifices to a demon-possessed mangler, but a local cop gets suspicious.


Verdict
Lame and clunky in many places which doesn't manage to save this bizarre premise from dull absurdity.


Reviewed by Kim Newman

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