The Outing aka The Lamp is another VHS great about a killer Djinn (ain’t they all?) unleashed by some damn kids on a camping outing. Directed by Tom Daley, based on a script by Warren Chaney. The film was originally released in the United Kingdom as The Lamp on April 28, 1987, and was retitled The Outing for its release in the United States on September 11 of the same year. The film stars Andra St. Ivanyi and follows a group of teenagers who decide to spend the night in a museum, but end up getting stalked by an evil genie.
The film was filmed in Houston, Galveston, Texas, and Los Angeles.