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FILM DETAILS
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Cast
Will Bledsoe
Alan Blumenfeld
John Diehl
Directors
D J Webster
Screenwriters
Carey Hayes
Chad Hayes
Running Time
96 minutes

The Dark Side of The Moon
The Prince of Darkness's absurd debut in outer space


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Plot
It is the year 2022. A mysterious systems failure causes the crew of a spaceship to be stranded on the dark side of the moon, while rapidly running out of fuel and oxygen. They are surprised to discover a NASA space shuttle floating in space, and board it in the hope of salvaging some supplies. One by one, the crew is possessed and killed, and it is up to Paxton Warner to find the links between the dark side of the moon, the Bermuda Triangle, and the Devil himself.


Verdict
A standard B-movie plod through spaceship corridors, with all the ingredients of Alien except a shred of excitement and a decent monster.


Reviewed by Kim Newman

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