R | | Horror
A young woman gets raped by a mysterious man-creature, and years later her son begins a horrific transformation into a similar beast.
Paul Clemens kept the jacket that he wears throughout the film. He eventually loaned it to an actress he was dating who wanted to use it for a photo shoot, and she made the mistake of having it dry cleaned. The fake leather sleeves melted and the jacket was destroyed.
on the phone: "Oral sodomy?... Well, that's why it's a small town... Yeah, we'll look into it. Thank you for calling."
When Michael wakes up in the hospital after his nightmare (0:13:33), the life signs monitor next to his head is flat-lined, as though it's not hooked up, but an intermittent beep can still be heard.
The following cuts were made to the UK release of this film:
$1,250,000 15 February 1982