Shock 'Em Dead [Angel of Death]

Mark Freed (director, screenwriter)
Dave Tedder, Andrew Cross (screenwriters)
Traci Lords, Troy Donahue, Aldo Ray (starring)

Los Angeles: NOMA Productions, Circa 1990. Final Draft script for the 1991 film, here under the working title "Angel of Death," copy belonging to actor Aldo Ray, with the manuscript ink annotation of his name on the front wrapper and manuscript ink annotations on the eleven pages his character Tony appears, and on the recto of the rear wrapper.

A remake of the Robert Johnson meeting the devil at the crossroads tale in the wake of hair metal, wherein loser Angel Martin, with the help of a Voodoo priestess, sells his soul to the devil for rock star immortality. Featuring Traci Lords in one of her first post-adult film roles. Aldo Ray's final film.

Set in and shot on location in Los Angeles, California.

Titled yellow wrappers, noted as FINAL DRAFT on the front wrapper, with credits for screenwriters Mark Freed, Dave Tedder, and Andrew Cross. 91 leaves, with last page of text numbered 91. Xerographic duplication, rectos only. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine, bound with three gold brads.

Carlson, Destroy All Movies. McPadden, Heavy Metal Movies. Olive Films.


[Book #160931]