The Nightmare Man (1981)

05/01/1981 (GB) HorrorMysteryFantasyScience FictionTV Movie 1h 58m
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A heavy fog cuts the small isolated Scottish island off from the mainland, and dentist Michael Gaffikin has just discovered a dismembered corpse on the golf links. Michael and his artist girlfriend, Fiona Patterson, assist the local law enforcements in searching for the murderer. However, as the body count rises and the surrounding circumstances turn increasingly bizarre and gruesome, everyone begins to wonder if the killer is a human or an unimaginable creature...

  1. Douglas Camfield


  2. David Wiltshire


  3. Robert Holmes


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  1. James Warwick

    James Warwick

    Michael Gaffikin

  2. Celia Imrie

    Celia Imrie

    Fiona Patterson

  3. Maurice Roeves

    Maurice Roeves

    Inspector Inskip

  4. Jonathan Newth

    Colonel Howard

  5. Tom Watson

    Dr. Goudry

  6. James Cosmo

    James Cosmo

    Sergeant Carch

  7. Fraser Wilson

    P.C. Malcolmson

  8. Jeff Stewart


  9. Tony Sibbald


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The Nightmare Man

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Original Language English

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