UW Cinematheque: Special Presentations
Strange Behavior (Dead Kids) | New Zealand | 1981 | DCP | 98 min. Director: Michael Laughlin
Friday, November 9, 2018
4070 Vilas Hall
Cast: Michael Murphy, Louise Fletcher, Fiona Lewis Investigating several brutal killings, police captain John Brady (Murphy) discovers evil goings-on at a local college’s psychology lab and eventually learns that his own son is being programmed to murder him! This genuinely bizarre cult item was co-written by soon-to-be-director Bill Condon (Gods and Monsters, Beauty and the Beast). Set in the American Midwest heartland, Strange Behavior was filmed entirely in New Zealand!