Prince of Darkness
Prince of Darkness ★½ 1987 (R)
University students release Satan, in the form of a mysterious chemical, unwittingly on the world. Written by Martin Quatermass (a pseudonym of Carpenter). Strong personnel does not save this dreary and slowmoving cliche plot. 102m/C VHS, DVD . Alice Cooper, Donald Pleasence, Lisa Blount, Victor Wong, Jameson Parker, Dennis Dun, Susan Blanchard, Anne Marie Howard, Ken Wright, Dirk Blocker; D: John Carpenter; W: John Carpenter; C: Gary B. Kibbe; M: John Carpenter.