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Evilspeak (1981)

R  |   |  Horror  |  26 February 1982 (USA)
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A military cadet who happens to be a social outcast taps into a way to summon demons and cast spells on his tormentors through his computer.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Stanley Coopersmith
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Sarge
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Reverend Jameson (as Joseph Cortese)
Claude Earl Jones ...
Coach
Haywood Nelson ...
Kowalski
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Bubba
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Colonel Kincaid
Hamilton Camp ...
Hauptman
Louie Gravance ...
Jo Jo
Jim Greenleaf ...
Ox
Lynn Hancock ...
Miss Friedemeyer
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Charlie Boy
Kathy McCullen ...
Kelly
Lenny Montana ...
Jake
Leonard D'John ...
Tony
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A military cadet who happens to be a social outcast taps into a way to summon demons and cast spells on his tormentors through his computer. Written by Humberto Amador

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Data incomplete... Human blood required. Thus spake the computer. See more »

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Release Date:

26 February 1982 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Evilspeaks  »

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$900,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

One of the prosthetic heads was accidentally made too tough for the decapitation scene it was intended for, and when Clint Howard struck it with the sword to his embarrassment it merely bounced off. Frustrated, he found a large sledge hammer then took some time to practice swinging it around until the added weight made wielding the sword seem easy by comparison, and when the scene was shot again he finally took the head off. See more »

Goofs

In the dungeon scene with the preserved fetus rising up in its jar, you can obviously see the lines attached to the fetus' hands and head. See more »

Quotes

Stanley Coopersmith: By the four beasts before the throne. By the fire which is about the throne. By the most holy and glorious name, Satan. I, Stanley Coopersmith will return. I WILL RETURN!
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Legendary Nasty!
9 September 1999 | by (Port Seton, Scotland) – See all my reviews

Where I come from (the uk), this film is still banned in it's uncut version. However, for those of us that have seen the full 100 mins, it's a great horror movie! Clint Howard has been given hardly any other decent roles since this but it's hard to see why because his performance is really good. The story is the usual 'worm that turned' scenario but what makes this stand out from the rest is the kick-ass gore scenes and sympathetic lead character. Even though Howard chops his way through most the supporting cast, you find yourself cheering him on! Go on....give yourself a nasty treat & rent it NOW!


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