My Bloody Valentine

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1981
  • Color
  • Running Time: 90 Min.
  • Production Co: Canadian Film Development Corporation (CFDC) | Famous Players | Paramount Pictures | Secret Films
  • Distribution Co: Paramount Pictures (1981) (USA) (theatrical)
  • Directed by George Mihalka
  • Written by Stephen A. Miller, John Beaird
  • Starring Paul Kelman, Lori Hallier, Neil Affleck, Keith Knight
  • Produced by John Dunning, André Link, Stephen A. Miller, Lawrence Nesis, Bob Presner
  • Original Music by Paul Zaza
  • Cinematography by Rodney Gibbons
  • Film Editing by Gérald Vansier, Rit Wallis

Plot Summary

  • A decades-old folk tale surrounding a deranged murderer killing those who celebrate Valentine's Day turns out to be true to legend when a group defies the killer's order and people start turning up dead.

Also Known As

  • Blutiger Valentinstag (Austria / Germany)
  • Carnaval Sangrento (Portugal)
  • Il Giorno di San Valentino (Italy)
  • Meurtres à la St-Valentin (France)
  • Moja krwawa walentyna (Poland)
  • San Valentín sangriento (Spain)
  • The Secret (Canada) (working title) (English title)
  • Verinen Valentine (Finland)

Taglines

  • Harry's out to steal your heart.
  • Cross your heart...and hope to die.
  • Heart. Burn.
  • This Valentine's Day, romance is DEAD.
  • Sarah, be My Bloody Valentine!
  • It's such a coal movie, you'll want to see it over and over again
  • There's more than one way to lose your heart...
  • Valentine's Day will never be the same again...
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