THE REFRIGERATOR is billed as a supernatural horror comedy which ultimately is its downfall--too many chickens in the pot. First-time director Nicholas Jacobs's juxtaposition of genres is compelling in thought, but unfortunately on film the results just don't measure up.
Eileen (Julia Mueller) and Steve Bateman (David Simonds) are freshly married, carefree and faced with a bright future as they leave Ohio for their new life together in New York City. Steve has landed a new job, Eileen has her career as an actress to anticipate, and they've been told of a great
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