Hall also noted that he’s not 100% sure if he’s still got the remake rights to Chopping Mall, but that he’s really hoping to soon get his planned remake off the ground. Reviewed in the United States on March 10, 2019, I avoided this one for awhile, because the title is so lame, but it was free on Amazon prime, and it has Barbara Crampton, so I gave it a shot. The DVD is now where it belongs -- in my trash. Factory TV Celebrating Black Friday With 24-Hour Marathon of ‘Chopping Mall’! The Roger Corman-produced original film is best known as one of the most violent killer robot movies not directed by Michael Bay, as evidenced by its famous laser-blast head explosion. The film does have a large amount of nude scenes, but to me that's kind of a horror cliche. Crazy! [Video] Shout! Owns Eli Roth's prop corpse from Piranha 3D. The 1986 horror film Chopping Mall may not be a classic by traditional standards, but it was certainly entertaining. Parts of this film are extremely funny, but never in a manner that detracts from the menace of the security-bots, who, despite their not-entirely threatening physiques, prove a real menace to our assembled chumps. From here it's your typical 80's horror movie. Sie haben nicht mit den durchgedrehten Sicherheitsrobotern gerechnet. And I could easily see it being a cult-classic. 1 Factory Acquires Roger Corman’s Library of 270 B-Movies, Joe Dante Reveals the Filmmaking Advice He Received from Roger Corman. [Trailer], Final ‘My Dead Ones’ Trailer Goes a Little Crazy This Halloween [Video], “Stan Against Evil” Creator Delivers Christmas Horror Movie ‘Toys of Terror’ This Halloween [Trailer], Gameplay Overview Video Released For Upcoming Soulslike ‘GRIME’, ‘Resident Evil’ Creator Shinji Mikami Talks About His Career And The Horror Genre in New Interview, Modders Are Creating a Sequel to ‘Dark Souls’ Called ‘Nightfall’. Doch die künstliche Intelligenz der Maschinen ist zu fortschrittlich und entwickelt schon bald ein Eigenleben. „Man muss sich das eher wie The Fog – Nebel des Grauens in einem Kaufhaus vorstellen. In Chopping Mall, a group of teens are trapped in a high-tech mall that has robots for security guards. I'm a HUGE 80's movie and music fan. Such a shame that a classic cult movie has been given such amateur treatment. Chopping Mall got the drop on all the other retail-set horror films with its title when it debuted back in 1986. And die they do... most of the special effects involve breaking mall glass or shooting lasers at store dummies, but again, for what it is, entertaining enough to watch for 77 minutes: just enough time to eat some popcorn. Reviewed in the United States on January 5, 2017. “I have a different take. „In meiner Version von Chopping Mall geht es total übernatürlich zu,“ bringt Hall seinen neuen Film im Gespräch mit Nightmare Toys auf den Punkt. Stay Home, Watch Horror: 5 Single-Location Horror Movies to Stream This Week. Instead, writer/producer Kevin Bocarde apparently plans to give the story "a darker, supernatural spin," which I assume means vampires in a poorly-lit food court. All names, trademarks and images are copyright their respective owners. By no stretch of the imagination is 'Chopping Mall' what you'd call a brilliant artistic achievement, but it is hugely likeable fare, a great fun, schlocky teen-massacre flick with a massive rewatch value, and hey - they even named a level after it in SNES classic 'Zombies Ate My Neighbours'. In an interview with Nightmare Toys (via Bloody Disgusting), Hall provided an update on his remake, and confirmed his script differs from the original. Enter Robert Hall. Dort treiben diesmal aber nicht etwa Killerroboter, sondern wild gewordene Schaufensterpuppen ihr Unwesen. Eight teenagers are trapped after hours in a high tech shopping mall and pursued by three murderous security robots out of control. I bought this movie for three reasons. Silly, cheesy fun that's sure to raise a smile among 80s b-movie horror fans. The story focuses on three security robots turning maniacal, and killing teenage employees inside a shopping mall after dark. Three, the idea of security robots in a mall sounded interesting. Kommentare zu Chopping Mall werden geladen... Alien - Das unheimliche Wesen aus einer fremden Welt, James Bond 25: Irrer Motorrad-Stunt war nur mit 31797 Liter Cola möglich, The Batman mit Robert Pattinson: Alle wichtigen Infos zum DC-Film, Superman in The Batman? The plot has three new security robots go on a manhunt around a shopping mall after malfunctioning during a … In a new interview, director Robert Hall provides an update on his robotless Chopping Mall remake. While I won't say it's a great movie, it's an enjoyable film to pass the time. Die Farbe aus dem All - Color Out of Space, Birds of Prey: The Emancipation of Harley Quinn, The Mortuary - Jeder Tod hat eine Geschichte. Zwar wird es auch hier das Einkaufszentrum aus dem Originalfilm von 1986 geben. With Kelli Maroney, Tony O'Dell, Russell Todd, Karrie Emerson. Hall, who directed the slasher film Laid To Rest, is writing and directing a Chopping Mall remake. I bought the US region 1 Lions Gate release and the picture quality is so poor its unwatchable. Killer robots are just too silly these days, says the director. Zwar wird es auch hier das Einkaufszentrum aus dem Originalfilm von 1986 geben. Directed by George A. Romero. “It’s more The Fog set in an abandoned mall than it is robots. The director of the upcoming 'Chopping Mall' remake recently revealed the film won't feature killer robots - and he wants you to know that he doesn't care if you like it or not. This isn’t the first mention of the remake’s supernatural twist. A busty lady's head exploding? Chopping Mall Is Airing on Black Friday for 24 Hours Straight on Shout! The script is amateurish, the acting is amateurish. Folks, this is a big deal. The cast included Paul Bartal as Paul and Mary Woronov as Mary who were both veterans of these types of movies. Logo Concept by: Illumination Ink. Writer in the horror community since 2008. For crying out loud, the original Chopping Mall‘s alternate title was Killbots. But there’s a Chopping Mall remake in the works, and the director says the script does *not* feature killbots. Directed by Jim Wynorski. You’re going to remake Killbots without the killbots? Reviewed in the United Kingdom on May 4, 2012. Affiliate links used when available. Meine Herangehensweise ist eben anders, war aber ganz im Sinne von Roger Corman, der mir versicherte, wie sehr sie ihm gefällt. ‘Hocus Pocus’ Cast Reuniting for Halloween Special Hosted by Elvira; See the Trio Back in Their Costumes!