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Humongous (1982)

 -  Horror  -  11 June 1982 (USA)
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Woman is raped at cocktail party. Years later, her son grows up to be a big hairy murderous monster who stalks a group of teens shipwrecked on his island.

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Cast

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Janet Julian ...
David Wallace ...
Eric Simmons
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Nick Simmons
Janit Baldwin ...
Carla Simmons
Joy Boushel ...
Donna Blake
Layne Coleman ...
Bert Defoe (as Lane Coleman)
Shay Garner ...
Ida Parsons
Page Fletcher ...
Tom Rice
John McFadyen ...
Ed Parsons
Garry Robbins ...
Ida's Son
Mary Sullivan ...
Teenage Ida
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Woman is raped at cocktail party. Years later, her son grows up to be a big hairy murderous monster who stalks a group of teens shipwrecked on his island. Written by Humberto Amador

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island | monster | dog | slasher | radioactive | See more »

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Here are the monster's little toys. Once they were little girls and boys. See more »

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11 June 1982 (USA)  »

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CAD 2,000,000 (estimated)
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Janit Baldwin's last role in a theatrical feature. See more »

Goofs

When the dog pen is shown with the skeletons of the dogs, while one skull does belong to a dog, the close up shows a skull of an herbivore like a deer. See more »

Quotes

Tom Rice: You doddamn stuck-up bitch. You think you're too good for me. "Don't touch, keep away." The virgin goddamn princess!
[slaps Ida]
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Referenced in Dead Teenager Movie (2006) See more »

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Magic to Me
Lyrics by Lisa J. Sweeting and John Mills-Cockell
Music by John Mills-Cockell
Performed by Dawn Aitken
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Very creepy and underrated Candian slasher.
7 May 2006 | by (Chyby, Poland) – See all my reviews

A prologue of "Humongous" is set in 1946.It shows a rich guy throwing a party on the island,in which his daughter was raped by her drunken boyfriend,who is then eaten by dogs.Nearly thirty years later some unlucky teens are trapped on an island with a 7-foot humongous creature with a taste for human blood.Unjustly trashed by almost everybody "Humongous" is actually one of the best Canadian horror films I have ever seen.I enjoyed it much better than slightly overrated "Prom Night".Sure,the film is dimly-lit and we don't really see the creature at all,but there is enough suspense to keep slasher fans entertained."Humongous" is not as gory as "Antropophagus" or "The Slayer",but if you enjoy watching murky slasher flicks from early 80's give it a chance.9 out of 10.


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