Name That Trauma :: Reader Piotr W. on a Hellish Hospital

Hello!

There’s a certain movie I saw back when I was a child (meaning, early ’90s). Now, I keep wondering what this movie was… I’ve been searching through movie databases and reviews for some time now, but – so far – I haven’t found anything that matches my memories.

Here’s what I can remember about this movie:

1. It was in colour and seemed to be something from the at least 70s. As I mentioned, I saw it in early ’90s, so it couldn’t be anything more recent.

2. The plot, I think, concerned a group of mad scientists / doctors performing experiments on humans. One member of this group was a female nurse.

3. At least one of the movie’s heroes was a male teenager / young adult.

4. One particular scene I remember involved a young woman being wheeled on a trolley by the aforementioned nurse. She was being prepared for some sort of experiment or mad science procedure. As she wheeled her, the nurse said to another scientist: “This one is for me,” “You promised this one for me” or something to that effect.

5. In a later scene, the aforementioned male hero entered a dark room and was cornered by small group of people reduced to savagery / zombiehood by the scientists’ experiments. I think that one of these people was the girl seen previously on the trolley.

6. Both the nurse and the trolley girl were Caucasians. The nurse was dark-haired, I think. I think that the girl was a blonde.

Does this ring any bells for anyone?

Best wishes,

Piotr W.

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unkle lancifer
Admin
10 years ago

Sorry it took so long to get to this Piotr W.! We got distracted by so many “It’s a horror to know you!” posts (and there’s tons more on the way!)

This NTT sounds like it could be many things but I keep thing it might be “Horror Hospital” due to the crazy zombie patients.

I’m not very confident with that guess though (I don’t remember a nurse) – does anybody else have any ideas? I feel like it’s on the tip of my brain!!!

“Strange Behavior” maybe? It’s killing me!

Maybe “Disturbing Behavior” from 1998?

crabbymoon
crabbymoon
10 years ago

How about THE DEAD PIT or PARTS: THE CLONUS HORROR?

crabbymoon
crabbymoon
10 years ago

I just thought of another one, HELLHOLE (1985) with Judy Landers, Mary Woronov and Marjoe Gortner.

Piotr W.
Piotr W.
10 years ago

Hi there! 🙂

It’s definitely not HELLHOLE, CLONUS or HORROR HOSPITAL. I’ve watched all of them (heh, I even own a Horror Hospital DVD) and they’re not it. It’s also not DISTURBING BEHAVIOR – the movie isn’t that recent. I’m not sure about STRANGE BEHAVIOR – all I’ve seen of it is a trailer… Still, I don’t think that’s it, either.

If you have any other guesses, keep them coming, please 🙂

Richard Jones
10 years ago

Strange Behavior is a definite possibility….

crabbymoon
crabbymoon
10 years ago

STRANGE BEHAVIOR doesn’t have any of the scenes Piotr W. described. I was lucky enough to see it in the theatre in the 80’s and I’ve never forgotten it.

Brian Collins
10 years ago

Try DEATH WARMED UP. Australian, 1984 I believe.