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Evilspeak (1981)

 -  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

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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
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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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Remember the little kid you used to pick on? Well, he's a big boy now. See more »

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26 February 1982 (USA)  »

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Evilspeaks  »

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$900,000 (estimated)
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Clint Howard and Don Stark agreed not to socialize during filming so that they could maintain the hostility that existed between their characters. See more »

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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

Hauptman: [Regarding possible excuses for Coopersmith's tardiness] I take it we can rule out extraterrestrial interference?
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Referenced in Satan's Pigs & Severed Heads: Making Evilspeak (2014) See more »

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A good horror film....
29 October 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I found Evilspeak to be quite a weird sort of horror film but also a good film. A clumsy military cadet called Stanley Coopersmith who happens to be socially outcast at the West Andover Academy, and is an orphan. He is always abused and humiliated by four despicable friends, and even has bad treatment from his teachers, the coach, the colonel and even the local reverend. When Coopersmith finds a book of black mass that belonged to the evil medieval Father Esteban, he uses a computer to conjure Satan and revenge his harassers. He finds a way to tap into a computer to summon demons and cast spells on his tormentors. that involves man eating pigs and Satanism. this ended up being a very good horror movie towards the end. 5/10


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