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Motel Hell (1980)

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Farmer Vincent kidnaps unsuspecting travellers and is burying them in his garden. Unfortunately for his victims, they are not dead. He feeds his victims to prepare them for his roadside ... See full summary »

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Farmer Vincent kidnaps unsuspecting travellers and is burying them in his garden. Unfortunately for his victims, they are not dead. He feeds his victims to prepare them for his roadside stand. His motto is: It takes all kinds of critters...to make Farmer Vincents fritters. The movie is gory, but is also a parody of slasher movies like Last House on the Left. Written by Scott Lane <rslane@ix.netcom.com>

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You might just die...laughing! See more »


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18 October 1980 (USA)  »

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Granja macabra  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Monique St. Pierre:  The Playboy Playmate as Debbie. When Monique St. Pierre appeared in this movie she had just been the current Playboy Playmate of the Year. See more »

Goofs

In the picnic in the graveyard scene, Vincent punches Ida on her side under her right breast but she immediately bends over and grabs the center of her stomach. See more »

Quotes

[Vincent uses human flesh to spice up his meat]
Vincent Smith: It takes all kinds of critters to make Farmer Vincent's fritters.
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Crazy Credits

The films opening title image is the neon "Motel Hello" sign with the "O" burned out. During the closing credits the entire sign is shown burning out and finally exploding after the credits end. See more »

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Up to Here with You
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Worst movie......ever!
15 August 2003 | by (Walled lake, Michigan) – See all my reviews

I watched this film, and I thought it was the most rediculous thing Ive ever seen. I then commenced to look up the film in a movie guide book I own that was writen be Leonard Maltin. I was, to say the least, shocked that he gave this movie 1.5 stars, when he'll give other movies, that are truely classics, ratings that are even lower. The only enjoyable thing about this film was the personal revilation of a refference. In Pee-Wee's Big Adventure Large Marge and the man in the truck stop are the Smith's in this movie. I take that as a great joke, lead to us by the amazing Tim Burton.


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