One Dark Night

Synopsis: A strange man named Karl Rhamarevich dies shortly after discovering a way to become even more powerful in death through telekinesis. On the night of his burial in a crypt, Julie is to spend the night there as part of an initiation rite, supervised by two other girls. The crypt becomes a scene of horror as Raymar returns to life and deploys his horrifying telekinetic powers, with coffins sliding out and splintering open to release decaying bodies on Raymar's command. The bodies soon begin to menace the three girls trapped inside. Will they survive the horrific night in the crypt?
Genre: Horror
Director(s): Tom McLoughlin
Production: HBO Video
  1 nomination.
89 min

curiosity and anger.

That anger coming from the

close friends of the girls

who were found dead

- Here they come.

- In Raymar's

apartment two days ago.

- [Cop] Get away.

- [Female Reporter]

Mrs. McKenna.

- [Male Reporter] Mrs. McKenna.

- Get through to the limo!

- Mrs. McKenna!

- [Female Reporter]

Are you Olivia McKenna,

Raymar's daughter?

- Please, not now.

- [Male Reporter]

Do you have any idea

why your father

murdered those girls?

- There's no proof

that he murdered them.

Please, no questions.

- Since none of the girls

were sexually or

physically abused,

do you have any theory

on what happened?

- My wife said no

questions, please.

- [Male Reporter] Mrs. McKenna!

Excuse us, let us through.

- [Male Reporter]

One question please.

Please, let us through.

- Mrs. McKenna!

- Mrs, McKenna!

- [Female Reporter] All

right, all right, ooh, ooh.

- Unfortunately, not much

is known about Raymar's life

in recent years, for he

had become a recluse.

Karl Raymar died of an

apparent heart attack,

but the bizarre condition

of his apartment

and the true cause of

death of the missing girls

remains a mystery at this hour.

Larry Kel reporting

for KTIV News.

(priest chanting mournfully)

(ominous whirring)

(loud crashing)

- Come on, let's go.

(Olivia gasping)

(priest chanting)


Olivia, are you all right?

- I just feel so--

- I know this thing

is very tough on you.

- Allan, I'm so sorry you

got dragged into this.

- Honey, why don't we get

a breath of fresh air?

- But I wanna at least

say goodbye to him.

- Why?


We'll come back after

the service, all right?

- Okay.

- Come on, come on.

(solemn music)

- All my life,

you've kept me away.

I wish I could have helped you.

(ominous music)

- Let's go, honey.

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Tom McLoughlin

Thomas Maurice "Tom" McLoughlin (born July 19, 1950) is an American screenwriter, film/television director and former mime who is most notable for directing Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI and One Dark Night. His other credits include numerous television movies such as Murder in Greenwich, At Risk, Cyber Seduction: His Secret Life, Date with an Angel and the 2009 Lifetime Movie Network film The Wronged Man.In 1977 McLoughlin was nominated for the Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program for his contributions to Van Dyke and Company, a special starring Dick Van Dyke. Two years later, he portrayed the robot S.T.A.R. (Special Troops/Arms Regiment) in the Disney film The Black Hole. He also played Katahdin in the 1979 horror film Prophecy. more…

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