Marvin Maskelyn is a washed up TV hypnotist whose fame and fortune has run out.After losing his, he acquires a genie lamp with a chequered past and some LSD blotters within. With nothing left to lose, he takes one.Maskelyn’s visions of success are haunted by a malevolent presence. A wry, dark fantasy on the price of fame.
Bad Acid is a love-letter to the British horror films of Amicus, Hammer and Tyburn.
Bad Acid (2015) Country of origin UK, dur 16.40 approx
Bad Acid has screened at various Horror festivals in the UK and USA and Canada. It was an official selection at the London Short Film Festival 2017
Bad Acid has been acquired by Amazon and will be available to view sometime in 2017.