Buried Alive

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"She planned on her husband's death. But not on his coming back for revenge."
  • R
  • 1990
  • 1 hr 27 min
  • 4.4  (1,127)

Buried Alive is a thrilling horror movie released in 1989. The movie is directed by Gerard Kikoine and stars Robert Vaughn, Donald Pleasence, and Karen Lorre. The story begins with Clint Goodman (Tim Matheson), a successful contractor who finds out that his wife Joanna (Jennifer Jason Leigh) is planning to kill him for his money. He tries to escape but is knocked unconscious and buried alive in a coffin. Soon after, the movie shifts its focus to a small town where Frank Wyman (Robert Vaughn) is running for sheriff. He is a corrupt politician who is involved in several illegal activities, including a scheme to steal the land of the town's residents.

As the story progresses, we find out that Joanna is not the only one trying to kill Clint. She has teamed up with Wyman, who wants to get rid of Clint as he is aware of his illegal activities. Clint wakes up in the coffin and realizes that he has been buried alive. He tries to find a way out, but soon realizes that he is running out of time.

Meanwhile, Joanna hires a private investigator, Sam (William Atherton), to find Clint's body and confirm his death. Sam investigates and finds out that Clint is still alive, but he is unable to rescue him.

As Clint's situation becomes more dire, he starts to experience hallucinations, and his mind starts to play tricks on him. He has flashbacks of his wife and the events that led him to be buried alive.

The movie is a suspenseful thriller that keeps the audience on the edge of their seats. The plot is engaging, and the performances by the actors are exceptional. Robert Vaughn is particularly impressive as the corrupt politician who will stop at nothing to achieve his goals.

Overall, Buried Alive is a well-executed horror movie that is worth watching for fans of the genre. The movie has a perfect combination of suspense, horror, and drama that will keep you engaged till the very end.

Buried Alive is a 1990 horror movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 27 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.4.

Buried Alive
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    1 hr 27 min
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    4.4  (1,127)