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The Sleeping Car (1990)

View More From: David Naughton

$ 45.00

ATTENTION: This is a LaserDisc, not a Vinyl Record, and not a DVD!! You must have a LaserDisc player to watch this and that player must be able to play NTSC format discs.

After his hellish marriage, Jason McCree no longer believes in love at first sight, Santa Claus, or The Boogeyman.  But Jason is wrong - dead wrong.

David Naughton (An American Werewolf In London) stars as the man whose pent-up hatred for his ex-wife revives the furious spirit of The Mister, the dead husband of his landlady.  Jason resumes his college career and moves into an old converted sleeping car - The Mister's favorite haunt.

From the outset, terrifying visions disturb Jason while both asleep and awake.  Dismissing his fears as nerves, he continues to pursue his journalism studies as Kim, a pretty coed, pursues him.  They begin a steamy relationship, but Kim too feels the malevolence of the sleeping car.

Increasingly violent encounters with The Mister and a series of mysterious disappearances lead the desperate couple to seek the help of Jason's weird neighbor, Vincent Tuttle (Kevin McCarthy - Invasion of the Body Snatchers, Innerspace). A practitioner of white magic, Tuttle initiates an exorcism to rid the car of its horror - only to find The Mister's power greater than his own.  It's up to Jason to drive out the vengeful spirit before he kills them all.


Catalog #: ID7218VK

LaserDisc Released: -

Length: 88 min

Rating: R

CLV, Pan & Scan, Digital Sound

    LaserDisc - NM

    Cover - EX (drill hole top right corner, light crease on the back top left corner.)

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    Cover - is still sealed.

    Near Mint (NM):

    LaserDisc - looks like new.

    Cover - may have light typical storage wear, but overall looks new.

    Excellent (EX):

    LaserDisc - may have one or two light marks (not scratches) but should play with no issues.

    Cover - has some very minor cosmetic issue, like a light crease, light ring wear, nothing that is very noticeable.

    Very Good Plus (VG+):

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    Cover - will have noticeable wear such as ring wear, seam splitting, writing on cover, creases, etc.  Could be a couple items (not all) and they should not be major.

    Very Good (VG):

    LaserDisc - may show a fair amout of surface wear but should play through without hanging up, may have light signs of laser rot (white speckling).

    Cover - will have a couple cosmetic issues ring wear, seam splitting, writing on cover, creases, etc and it will be very pronounce.

    Good (G):

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