Fade to Black 1980

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Fade to Black woof! 1980 (R)

Young man obsessed with movies loses his grip on reality and adopts the personalities of cinematic characters (Hopalong Cassidy and Dracula among them) to seek revenge on people who have wronged him. Thoroughly unpleasant, highlighted by clips from old flicks. 100m/C VHS, DVD . Dennis Christopher, Tim Thomerson, Linda Kerridge, Mickey Rourke, Melinda Fee, Gwynne Gilford, Norman Burton, Morgan Paull, James Luisi, John Steadman, Marcie Barkin, Eve Brent; D: Vernon Zimmerman; W: Vernon Zimmerman; C: Alex Phillips Jr.; M: Craig Safan.