A comedy noir of the ultra-cheap variety, shot at the deserted Flamingo Motel in Santa Monica, DESIRE AND HELL AT SUNSET MOTEL is a long-winded, stage-bound travesty with a belabored hipness so smug and depleting that the film becomes an exposition of sham and stupidity.
Chester DeSoto (Whip Hubley) checks into the Sunset Motel in 1950s Anaheim for a sales meeting of the Tiny Plastic Toy Company. Accompanying him is his sultry sexpot wife, Bridey (Sherilyn Fenn), a woman whose desires run the gamut from an obsession for seeing Disneyland to taking midnight swims
in the motel swimming pool wearing alluring black negligees. Soon after signing the register, Bridey ...