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Student Bodies (1981)

R  |   |  Comedy, Horror  |  7 August 1981 (USA)
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A killer named the Breather tallies up a score of teenage bodies in this scathing parody of slasher films.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kristen Riter ...
Matthew Goldsby ...
Hardy (as Matt Goldsby)
Jerry Belson ...
The Breather (as Richard Brando)
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Joe Talarowski ...
Mimi Weddell ...
Carl Jacobs ...
Peggy Cooper ...
Janice E. O'Malley ...
Kevin Mannis ...
Sara Eckhardt ...
Patti
Brian Batytis ...
Wheels
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Charles Ray
Joan Browning Jacobs ...
Mrs. Hummers
Angela Bressler ...
Julie
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Storyline

A killer named the Breather terrorizes students at a high school. Whenever the killer finds students having sex, he kills them. He has some intense issues with which to deal. He likes to breathe heavily, and he likes to make prank calls while talking through a rubber chicken. Written by Josh Pasnak <chainsaw@intouch.bc.ca>

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13 Asesinatos y medio  »

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The name of the high school in the film is Lamab High, a reference to the real shooting location of Lamar High School in Houston, Texas. See more »

Goofs

Students at football game talking about what will be happening next week at graduation; football games are in the fall and graduation is in spring. However, in the principal's speech in the second scene, he acknowledges that all the school's events are happening on one day (along with the prom, which needs to be at the end of the year) due to a cut in the school's budget. See more »

Quotes

[Over the phone]
Ms. Van Dyke: What makes your voice sound so funny?
The Breather: I'm disguising it.
Ms. Van Dyke: How?
The Breather: By talking through a rubber chicken.
Ms. Van Dyke: I thought it sounded like you were speaking through a rubber chicken.
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References Hamlet (1948) See more »

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When the Saints Go Marching In
(uncredited)
Performed by Lamab High School Marching Band
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Subtly hilarious!
14 December 1998 | by (Williamsburg, Virginia) – See all my reviews

Seriously, it may seem like the dumbest movie you've ever seen, but honestly, it's about the best classic 'B' film you will ever have the misfortune to see. Dozens of memorable quotes... the catch is that you have to watch it about 20 times. See it!!!


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