Room 37: The Mysterious Death of Johnny Thunders – USA, 2019 – reviews

Room 37: The Mysterious Death of Johnny Thunders is a 2019 American horror feature film written and directed by the Cordero Brothers. The movie stars Leo Ramsey, Devin McGregor Ketko, Timothy Lee DePriest and Jason Lasater.


Famed rock and roll guitarist Johnny Thunders arrives in New Orleans to begin a new chapter of his life by following a new musical sound and staying clean from drugs in order to see his kids again.

After he settles into the St. Peter’s Guest House Hotel, things start to go awry. His room is robbed which contained the last of his money and his only methadone supply.  Johnny’s journey to recovery quickly turns dark when he takes desperate measures to get better, all which propel him deeper in chaos that ultimately leads to his unexplained mysterious final hours…

Reviews [click links to read more]:

Room 37: The Mysterious Death of Johnny Thunders is a can’t miss flick, especially if you love punk rock and suspense-packed dark thrillers in equal measure; it’s acted to perfection, filled with unforgettable imagery, and packed with surprising emotion.” Horror Fuel


Cleopatra Entertainment will debut the film worldwide on all VOD platforms on May 21, 2019.

A limited-edition Blu-ray + DVD + CD Soundtrack format will be released on May 24th, 2019, including performances by the real Johnny Thunders as well as his former bandmates Walter Lure and Sylvain Sylvain (The New York Dolls).

Cast and characters:

  • Leo Ramsey … Johnny Thunders
  • Devin McGregor Ketko … Iris
  • Timothy Lee DePriest … Skaggs
  • Jason Lasater … Eagle
  • Jonny Sculls … Tony the Cat
  • Jimbo Barnett … Jimbo
  • Robert Fleet … Doctor
  • Claude Duhamel … Bartender
  • Kelly Erin Decker … Hospital Receptionist
  • Tyler Tackett … Billy Murcia / Death
  • Sylvain Sylvain … Sylvain Sylvain (voice)
  • Socorro Jones … Namira
  • Kevin Preston … Rock Band Singer
  • Michael Jude Murphy … Cliff
  • Sherry Weston … Upset Lady

Technical details:

100 minutes


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