“We give ’em what they want!”
Richard Dawson was the smarmiest game show guy we’ve ever had, a handsy kissing bandit who ruled Family Feud with a wink and a leer, which makes him perfect to play the bad guy here.
Tormenting Arnold Schwarzenegger, he’s the host with the most.
Our emcee of the damned sends criminals to meet their doom at the hands of roided-up killers, while a worldwide audience hangs on every slickly-edited plot point dreamed up by the men behind the cameras.
So, basically a slightly more fatal version of the sludge on our TV’s today.