Friday, February 7, 2014
SRC 029: Satan's Little Helper (2004)
When your film features lousy child actors and an unseen killer who suffers from an apparent back injury, you know you've found your way into the Restroom...
Satan's Little Helper deals with an aggravating child (Alexander Brickel) who befriends a masked serial killer on Halloween and inadvertently helps him commit several murders around a small, clueless town. Writer/director Jeff Lieberman must have been so excited to have crackpot actress Amanda Plummer in his film that he forgot minor things like story logic, motivation, and common sense.
Here's the opening two minutes (in lieu of an actual trailer) to set you up for this madness:
This mess is currently available for streaming on Netflix, VUDU, and YouTube, but as usual you might be better off just listening to our assessment and moving on with your life.
Sit back now and give a listen as Nat, Rilla, and Knight flush you down the cinematic bowl with, Satan's Little Helper...