Dreamaniac - Sogno Maniacale
Nomination Year: 2012
SYNOPSIS: An nice, blended title. Adam, a heavy metal lyricist, "spices up" his lyrics with a Satanic spell. He gets a girl. She happens to be (of course) a succubus. But it was a dream. Or was it? His girlfriend Pat wants to use his place to entertain her sister's sorority. The party is an orgy of drugs, sex, and murder, courtesy of the succubus, who picks off the guests one by one and enslaves Adam. In the end, though, it turns out the "succubus" is only an escaped lunatic, who is only a character in an author's pulp novel, who is in turn killed by... You know what? I ceased to care 45 minutes ago.
- Deus Ex Machina
We're Sorry, You're All Insane Now
Lily has Jodi cornered. There is no hope. An asylum orderly rushes in, and makes the "succubus" apologize. She does. Hooray?
- Best One-Liner
Word Gets Around
Pat's making hash brownies, then meets Francis, who's gone to private schools all her life and is rich as shit. "Oh, that's right! I thought I recogized those small tits," she says.
- Worst Acting
Lisa Emery as Rosie.
Lisa Emery is Rosie, the totally val sorority chick. Like, no phone? Like, what if I have to call my broker? Mondo bad decision, Jody....
Leaves you wishing she had been gagged with a spoon -- or just gagged.
- Actors/Directors of Note
Actor Claim to Fame Ashlyn Gere a "dual threat" porn / non-porn film actress, by which of course I mean she sucks in both Lisa Emery went on to a film career of sorts -- Dreamaniac was her first role
Director Claim to Fame David DeCoteau Also credited as Julian Breen, Ellen Cabot, Richard Chasen, Dave DeCoteau, Eric Mancini, David McCabe, Jack Reed, Victoria Sloan, Martin Tate, and Joseph Tennent -- so far
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