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R| 1 hr. 51 min.

Plot Summary
After being captured for a series of gruesome murders, Horace Pinker (Mitch Pileggi), a television repairman, faces execution by the electric chair -- but a deal with the devil allows him to come back as electricity. Once he changes into his new form, Pinker goes after the detective that brought him down, Lt. Don Parker (Michael Murphy), as well as Parker's adopted son, Jonathan (Peter Berg). However, Jonathan's mysterious connection to Pinker through dreams might help track the killer's moves.

Cast: Michael Murphy , Peter Berg , Mitch Pileggi , Cami Cooper , Richard Brooks , Theodore Raimi , John Tesh , Timothy Leary

Director: Wes Craven

Genres: Horror

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Release Date: October 27th, 1989|1 hr. 51 min.

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