A trio of sisters travels to their departed grandfather's home to collect on their inheritance, but they get far more than they bargained for. The disturbed family that has taken over his house doesn't want to give it up, and they show the girls something far less than country hospitality.
Pros: cinematography Cons: nothing redeeming The Bottom Line: “Could sister be a child, Of the dead lake” ~Adagio I’m not one to be squeamish about slasher flicks but Lake Dead, really, rather tasteless. It’s much like Hills Have Eyes & Texas Chainsaw [the originals not the dweeb new ones] where people are killed just because they exist. The other thing they have … more
If the goal of "Lake Dead" was to be tasteless, then mission accomplished. If its goal was to be entertaining, better luck next time. This is one of the most dreadful horror films I've ever seen--so dreadful that I'm not sure it was made with the horror genre in mind. I say this because, so far as I can tell, it's not about scaring the audience, but about being excessive, and not in a way that's campy or satirical. I saw this movie late at night, with a small but dedicated group of people who actually … more