History Film / TheBeastMustDie

6th Apr '16 6:58:32 AM Prfnoff
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And that's essentially the gist of it. Rich hunter Tom Newcliffe invites several people to his mansion, the reason being that he desires to hunt for a new, more dangerous game: a werewolf. And he knows that one of his guests is one.

Starring Calvin Lockhart, the film was released in the 1974 to cash in the {{blaxploitation}} craze. It is based on the story "There Shall Be No Darkness" by Creator/JamesBlish.

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And that's essentially the gist of it. Rich hunter Tom Newcliffe (Calvin Lockhart) invites several people to his mansion, the reason being that he desires to hunt for a new, more dangerous game: a werewolf. And he knows that one of his guests is one.

Starring Calvin Lockhart, the The film was produced by Creator/AmicusProductions and released in the 1974 to cash in the {{blaxploitation}} craze. It is based on the story "There Shall Be No Darkness" by Creator/JamesBlish.
29th Mar '15 10:43:42 AM erforce
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* CarChase: Short one ensues when Jan tries to escape from Newcliffe's manor.

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* CarChase: Short one ensues when Jan tries to escape from Newcliffe's manor.manor after hearing his plan for the weekend.



* CloudCuckooLander: Paul to an extent.

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* EgomaniacHunter: Tom Newcliffe.

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* HollywoodDarkness
* HellishCopter

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* MadeOfExplodium: The helicopter.

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* RedHerringMole: [[spoiler:Paul Foote]]

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* RedHerringMole: [[spoiler:Paul Foote]]Foote gets initially painted as the werewolf, but ultimately proves no the be one]].



* TeacherStudentRomance: How Jan and Davina became a couple.

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* TeacherStudentRomance: How The relationship between Jan and Davina became a couple.started when he was teaching her.
29th Nov '14 12:33:57 PM Kooshmeister
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* BillingDisplacement: Creator/PeterCushing got the top billing over Calvin Lockhart in the video releases.



%%* CloudCuckooLander: Paul to an extent.

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%%* * CloudCuckooLander: Paul to an extent.



%%* EgomaniacHunter: Tom Newcliffe.

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%%* * EgomaniacHunter: Tom Newcliffe.



%%* HollywoodDarkness
%%* HellishCopter

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%%* * HollywoodDarkness
%%* * HellishCopter



%%* MadeOfExplodium: The helicopter.

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%%* * MadeOfExplodium: The helicopter.



%%* RedHerringMole: [[spoiler:Paul Foote]]

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%%* * RedHerringMole: [[spoiler:Paul Foote]]
1st Sep '14 5:34:55 AM Kooshmeister
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* AsYouKnow: There's a ''lot'' of this between Tom and Pavel at the beginning.


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* EvilDetectingDog: Tom's dog [[spoiler:senses when someone is about to make an attempt on his life with a bow and arrow.]]
30th Aug '14 10:53:59 AM erforce
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* BillingDisplacement: Creator/PeterCushing get the top billing over Calvin Lockhart in the video releases.

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* BillingDisplacement: Creator/PeterCushing get got the top billing over Calvin Lockhart in the video releases.
30th Aug '14 10:53:18 AM erforce
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* CloudCuckooLander: Paul to an extent.

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* %%* CloudCuckooLander: Paul to an extent.



* EgomaniacHunter: Tom Newcliffe.

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* %%* EgomaniacHunter: Tom Newcliffe.



* HollywoodDarkness
* HellishCopter

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* %%* HollywoodDarkness
* %%* HellishCopter



* MadeOfExplodium: The helicopter.

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* %%* MadeOfExplodium: The helicopter.



* RedHerringMole: [[spoiler:Paul Foote]]

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* %%* RedHerringMole: [[spoiler:Paul Foote]]



* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: Where did all the armed guards go...?
** Newcliffe admits he told most of his staff to take the night off. He didn't dismiss Pavel or the helicopter pilot but they seem to be the only guards he kept.
11th Feb '14 9:42:30 AM Kooshmeister
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* CoolGuns: Tom's Rexim-Favor Mk5. Pavel also uses a silver Walther PPK at one point.
6th Feb '14 10:07:35 AM Kooshmeister
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%%* HollywoodDarkness
%%* HellishCopter

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28th Jan '14 10:04:58 AM Kooshmeister
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-->'''Paul''': (Looks out of the window) "A full moon! Shame that nobody thought to order-"
-->'''Tom''': (Enters the room) "Wolfbane?"

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-->'''Paul''': (Looks out of the window) "A A full moon! Shame that nobody thought to order-"
order--
-->'''Tom''': (Enters the room) "Wolfbane?"Wolfbane?



* DrivenToSuicide: After [[spoiler:killing the werewolf, Necliffe kills himself so that he won't turn into one]].

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* DrivenToSuicide: After [[spoiler:killing the werewolf, Necliffe Newcliffe kills himself so that he won't turn into one]].



-->'''Tom''': "Tonight is my last chance, the last night of the full moon. And I warn you both; tonight, the beast must die, and will."

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-->'''Tom''': "Tonight Tonight is my last chance, the last night of the full moon. And I warn you both; tonight, the beast must die, and will."



Newcliffe admits he told most of his staff to take the night off. He didn't dismiss Pavel or the helicopter pilot but they seem to be the only guards he kept.

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** Newcliffe admits he told most of his staff to take the night off. He didn't dismiss Pavel or the helicopter pilot but they seem to be the only guards he kept.
16th Jan '14 2:46:52 AM SaveFearow
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Newcliffe admits he told most of his staff to take the night off. He didn't dismiss Pavel or the helicopter pilot but they seem to be the only guards he kept.
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