You Can Watch 8 Minutes Of That Cheesy Mr. Robot Horror Film Online

 Image: Michael Parmelee/USA Network
Image: Michael Parmelee/USA Network

The previous episode of Mr. Robot finally gave us an origin story for the F Society, specifically where the group got its weird, Monopoly Man-inspired mask that has become its symbol—it comes from a fake 1980s horror film that you can watch online.

Darlene and Elliot apparently have a shared love of a particularly shitty and fake 1980s horror film called Careful Massacre of the Bourgeoisie. As spotted by Entertainment Weekly, the video is supposedly the first eight-and-a-half minutes of the fake movie and comes complete with a retro logo, Friday the 13th knockoff music, and point-of-view shots that tell you that somebody is hiding in the bushes.

The movie-within-a-TV show was written and directed by Adam Penn, one of the show’s writers and producers.

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You can watch it online here, but we must warn you, in the spirit of the films that have come before it, it’s NSFW in terms of gore and language.

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[Entertainment Weekly]

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Just caught up with this episode. Thought the bad 80s horror film was a nice touch. Also weird how that green day song made for a fitting lullaby. It took me a second to recognize it.