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American Nightmare (2002)

R | | Horror | Video 29 January 2002
A deranged female serial killer stalks seven young people whom phone a radio call-in show to discuss their darkest fears and a night-long game of cat-and-mouse is put into motion by the darkly sinister-looking murderess.

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Jon Keeyes

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Jon Keeyes
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Debbie Rochon ... Jane Toppan
Brandy Little ... Jessie McClain
Johnny Sneed ... Wayne Holcomb
Chris Ryan Chris Ryan ... Caligari
Robert McCollum ... Tony Collins
Kristin McCollum Kristin McCollum ... Cynthia Collins
Heather Haase Heather Haase ... Melanie Ryan
Kenyon Holmes Kenyon Holmes ... Bruce Miller
Rebecca Stacey Rebecca Stacey ... Misty McClain
Kimberly Grant ... Trisha McClain (as Kimberly Deanne Morgan)
Hayden Tweedie ... Deanna
Scott Phillips Scott Phillips ... Rick
Brinke Stevens ... Lisa
Michael H. Price Michael H. Price ... Stan
Jessica Reed Jessica Reed ... Leanne
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On Halloween, seven friends call the American Nightmare pirate radio show to confess their fears. Unbeknownst to them, a serial killer is listening. Before the night is over, they will discover that their confessions have ignited a psychological game of cat-and-mouse with a killer intent on delivering their fears upon them. Written by Rick-25

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One Night, Seven Friends Confess Their Fears...... To A Killer

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Horror

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Rated R for violence/terror, language and some sexuality/nudity | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 January 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Agonia See more »

Filming Locations:

Cleburne, Texas, USA See more »

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$56,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The Halloween costume worn by Brinke Stevens was originally her signature outfit made famous during the 1980s. See more »

Goofs

During the outdoor party, the "Goddess of Fire" stands up and walks away from Tony, but in the next shot, as Tony is standing up, she is sitting next to him again. See more »

Quotes

[repeated phrase]
Jessie McClain: It's all good.
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Andrew Magnus credited as Holistic CPA See more »

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References From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) See more »

Soundtracks

4:30 AM
Written by Steve Schecter
Performed by The Standards
Courtesy of Catchphrase Music/BMI
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This is my game. We're gonna play by my goddamn rules!
26 July 2008 | by lastliberalSee all my reviews

You can have the shower scene in Psycho, if you want, but I will take Rebecca Stacey anytime. The Psycho scene is her greatest fear and she joins six of her friends who express what they fear the most while a killer (Debbie Rochon) is listening in.

"Don't you get lonely" Sure, I do, Debbie, and you can tie me up and do your stuff and I will die a happy man.

But, I wasn't real happy with what I thought was going to be a slasher flick, and it turned out to just be a mind game.

The ending was weird, too. But Debbie Rochon was pretty much in the whole picture, so it was a treat.


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