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Munster, Go Home! (1966)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi  |  15 June 1966 (USA)
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Herman discovers he's the new lord of Munster Hall in England. The family sails to Britain, where they receive a tepid welcome from Lady Effigy and Freddie Munster, who throws tantrums ... See full summary »

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Freddie Munster
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Lady Effigie Munster
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Roger Moresby
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Cruikshank
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Squire Lester Moresby
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Joey
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Grace
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Millie Cruikshank
Cliff Norton ...
Herbert
Diana Chesney ...
Mrs. Moresby
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Herman discovers he's the new lord of Munster Hall in England. The family sails to Britain, where they receive a tepid welcome from Lady Effigy and Freddie Munster, who throws tantrums because he wasn't named Lord Munster. An on-board romance had blossomed between Marilyn and Roger, but on land Marilyn discovers Roger's family holds a longstanding grudge against the Munsters. Herman upholds the family honor in an auto race; he and Grandpa also unlock "the secret of Munster Hall." Written by Dennis Lewis <dsl@sprynet.com>

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Herman races the world's fastest cars in his DRAG-ULA special! See more »

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Comedy | Family | Sci-Fi

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15 June 1966 (USA)  »

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Die Frankenstein-Familie  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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Trivia

Towards the end of the movie, Herman (Fred Gwynne) and Grandpa (Al Lewis) are shouting for help. Herman says, "Call Batman," then adds, "Car 54, where are you?" Car 54, Where Are You? (1961) was the title of a 1961 comedy series that featured both Gwynne and Lewis. See more »

Goofs

When Roger is hit on the back of the head just before the race, it is obvious that the wrench he is hit with is rubber, as it bounces and continues to wiggle as the other man catches him as he falls. See more »

Quotes

Lily Munster: Oh! Freddie Munster, you're not a very nice person!
Freddie Munster: I am a thorough rotter. Like all the Musters before me, and proud of it!
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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera vs. Zigra (1991) See more »

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Love this Movie
9 March 2006 | by (Haddonfield, NJ) – See all my reviews

As a lifelong fan of the Munsters, I really love this movie. It is great to see Herman, Lilly, Grandpa, and the rest in (nearly) living color.

This flick kind of broadened the world of the Munsters that was squeezed into the shorter sitcom episodes. I would have liked to see more of the Munster's 1313 Mockingbird lane home - especially in color, but in one of the scenes, you can see the house next door.

A new Marilyn steps into the role and does fairly well, and the English relatives are classic 60's sitcom fare.

Special bonuses include seeing a mid-60's Ferrari Spyder, and the magnificent SS United States long before its sad fall into disrepair.


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