Film: Happy Hell Night
Happy Hell Night is a slasher horror movie from the year 1992.During an initiation dare in the late sixties, a group of kids held a mock black magic ritual to revive a corpse of a priest named Zachary Malius and, to their dismemberment, find out that the corpse is now the vessel of a murder-happy demon.Authorities lock Malius up in a madhouse and the town tries its best to forget the whole thing. But 25 years later, another initiation dare is planned and this time it involves of taking a picture of a certain madhouse patient...No relation to Hell Night.
This film features the examples of:
- An Arm and a Leg: Ralph loses his hand before finally getting offed by Malius.
- Bald of Evil
- Black Eyes of Evil: Malius' eyes.
- Blood Is Squicker in Water: One victim is found in a bathtub.
- Chekhov's Gun: Surgical tools at the mental institution and the pickaxe on the fraternity's wall.
- Deadline News: Ned's exclusive report on S-TV ends with his death at Malius's hands.
- Deal with the Devil: Eventually led to the carnage on hand.
- Death by Sex
- Demonic Possession: Malius acts the way he is because he is a corpse possessed by a demon.
- Destination Defenestration: Malius gets harpooned through a window.
- Evil Is Not a Toy: The kids that did the ritual that resulted in Malius getting possessed should really have known better than to fuck around with Black Magic, much less treat it like a game.
- Filth: Bara has installed camera's all over the fraternity house and uses them to record sexual encounters.
- Ghost Butler: When Ralph steps into Malius' cell, the door behind him closes itself.
- Harpoon Gun: Eric picks up one in the attic.
- Life or Limb Decision: When caught in a bear trap, Malius cuts his arm off with a scalpel.
- Living Statue: Malius' influence causes a life-sized crucifix come to life.
- Mad Libs Catch Phrase: Malius' catchphrase is "No [something]", "No Sex", "No TV", etc.
- Names to Run Away From Really Fast: Is it really a surprise that a man called Malius ended up as a demon-possessed killer?
- No Tell Motel: Sonny and have steamy time there.
- Nobody Here but Us Statues: Malius poses as a mannequinn at one point.
- Powerful Pick: Malius' Weapon of Choice.
- Sinister Minister: Inadvartently, though.
- Undeathly Pallor: Malius, as he is pale as a corpse.