Motel Hell

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released August 14, 1980 (Netherlands) | October 24, 1980 (USA)
  • Color
  • Running Time: 102 Min.
  • Production Co: Camp Hill
  • Distribution Co: United Artists (1980) (USA) (theatrical) | Acteurs Auteurs Associés (AAA) (1981) (France) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Kevin Connor
  • Written by Robert Jaffe, Steven-Charles Jaffe
  • Produced by Herb Jaffe, Robert Jaffe, Steven-Charles Jaffe, Austen Jewell
  • Original Music by Lance Rubin
  • Cinematography by Thomas Del Ruth
  • Film Editing by Bernard Gribble
  • Starring Rory Calhoun, Paul Linke, Nancy Parsons

Plot Summary

  • A seemingly friendly farmer and his sister kidnap unsuspecting travelers and bury them alive, using them to create the "special meat" they are famous for.


  • Checking in is easy...Checking out is hell.
  • You might just die...laughing!
  • Meat's meat and a man's gotta eat.
  • Visit this tasty "meating" place if you dare...
  • It takes all kinds of critters to make Farmer Vincent fritters.
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