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Just Before Dawn (1981)

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90 min | Horror, Thriller

Five campers arrive in the mountains to examine some property they have bought, but are warned by Forest Ranger Roy McLean that a huge machete-wielding maniac has been terrorising the area. Ignoring the warnings, they set up camp, and ...See moreFive campers arrive in the mountains to examine some property they have bought, but are warned by Forest Ranger Roy McLean that a huge machete-wielding maniac has been terrorising the area. Ignoring the warnings, they set up camp, and start disappearing one by one. Written by Michael Brooke See less
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Mark Arywitz (screenplay) | Jeff Lieberman (screenplay) (as Gregg Irving) | Jonas Middleton (story) (as Joseph Middleton)
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Updated Nov 25, 1981

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Nov 27, 1981 (United States)

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12 cast members
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George Kennedy
Roy McLean Roy McLean   See fewer
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Chris Lemmon
Jonathan Jonathan   See fewer
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Gregg Henry
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Deborah Benson
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Ralph Seymour
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Katie Powell
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John Hunsaker
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Jamie Rose
Megan Megan   See fewer
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Hap Oslund
Pa Logan Pa Logan   See fewer
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Barbara Spencer
Ma Logan Ma Logan   See fewer
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6.3 / 10 | 4,581 votes