Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Color:
Image not available

To view this video download Flash Player

 
Buy New

or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
Buy Used
Used - Like New See details
$6.25 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details

or
 
   
More Buying Choices
S&J Deals Add to Cart
$8.24  & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
Staci19 Add to Cart
$10.05  & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
Have one to sell? Sell yours here

Back Slash (2005)

Kevin Campbell , Gretchen Akers , Kevin Campbell  |  Unrated |  DVD
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

List Price: $19.98
Price: $8.29 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
You Save: $11.69 (59%)
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
Only 2 left in stock.
Sold by closeoutmovies and Fulfilled by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
Want it tomorrow, July 30? Choose One-Day Shipping at checkout. Details

Product Details

  • Actors: Kevin Campbell, Gretchen Akers, Tara Platt
  • Directors: Kevin Campbell
  • Format: Color, NTSC
  • Language: English
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.78:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: Unrated
  • Studio: Lions Gate
  • DVD Release Date: May 8, 2007
  • Run Time: 88 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B000OPOCKA
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #260,808 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "Back Slash" on IMDb

Special Features

None.

Editorial Reviews

An unrelenting killer stalks two beautiful freshman students after they're cast as the unwitting stars of a low-budget student slasher film and its deadly website. They soon find themselves trapped in a brutal "reality movie" where they must outwit a killer who loves publicity more than slashing. Can they save themselves from the ultimate splatter movie ending?

Customer Reviews

3.7 out of 5 stars
(3)
3.7 out of 5 stars
Share your thoughts with other customers
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Better than expected March 21, 2009
By marky77
Format:DVD
Although this movie is low budget, this works very well for it as it has a sence of gritty realism (like that in the origonal Texas Chainsaw Massacre) and I thought that the charcters and events in the movie were believable.

A group of college students are working on a low-budget horror movie, using mainly actresses from the "Hottest Girls On Campus" website that has been set up. Unfortunatly at the same time there is a serial killer stalking the campus (dressed in the same costume as the killer in the movie being produced by the students) and using the website as a to-do list, killing off the girls featured on it one by one and removing their livers.

The movie is fairly suspenceful and I thought Amiee was a really likeable charcters, she was funny and was believabe as a real person (not just wooden and unrealistic like some slasher characters). The deaths werent very creative, most involving the girls being slashed in the back (hence the title) but were fairly gory.

The ending was good, too (although it involved a horrible castration-scene) and a twist at the end which I loved and thought was very clever.

Overal, very good for a very low budget movie that hardly anybody has heard of.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
3.0 out of 5 stars Is what it is! November 10, 2013
Format:DVD|Verified Purchase
I love a low grade horror movie. This one nailed my low-grade expectations. It looked like there was some severe technical difficulty with the film processing. (I saw that it was shot on 16 mm. If it was digital the color would have been corrected.) Outside of the technical flaw, this movie maintained the sense of fun that it was after. Any time a movie achieves, at least for the most part, of what it set out to achieve, I have to give the filmmaker some credit. My 3 star review of this movie is subject to the viewer forgetting about technical issues.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
4.0 out of 5 stars Wickedly funny, and actually kind of suspenseful. March 30, 2009
Format:DVD
Back Slash (Kevin Campbell, 2005)

Looking for a fun, witty modern slasher film that you probably missed when it first hit the screen (or the video shelf)? You have quite a few interesting choices, and one of those to which you give serious consideration should be Back Slash, which takes the meta feeling of so many post-Scream horror flicks and attaches it to the classic slasher formula, resulting in a surprisingly effective little movie that manages to laugh both at and with itself (the most recent example of a movie that has the same sort of feel I can come up with off the top of my head was the highly amusing Cruel Restaurant).

Kevin Campbell, previously responsible for the wonderfully-named Cheerleader Ninjas, directs this tale of a college filmmaker, Ledo Tepes (Steven Burge), who's making a slasher film as a class project. Or he would be, except that every time he casts a leading lady and posts her picture on the movie's website, she ends up dead. You've gotta love this guy; three minutes into the movie, when his first leading lady gets offed, he turns to the cameraman and says, "Dude. Film." You can tell where this is going, right? In any case, when Ledo casts the bubbleheaded freshman Amie Norris (Laura Bruner), he hopes to draw suspicion from her (yeah, he's that callous) by also posting the picture of the smartest girl on campus, Martha King (Gretchen Akers). Martha and Amie have to band together to figure out who's killing the coeds before either or both of them joins the roster.

This is a slick, fun little slasher movie, made by someone who knows the genre inside and out, appreciates it, and knows how to break its rules for maximum effect.
Read more ›
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
Search Customer Reviews
Search these reviews only

Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought


Forums

There are no discussions about this product yet.
Be the first to discuss this product with the community.
Start a new discussion
Topic:
First post:
Prompts for sign-in
 



Look for Similar Items by Category

closeoutmovies Privacy Statement closeoutmovies Shipping Information closeoutmovies Returns & Exchanges