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Microwave Massacre (1983)

 -  Comedy | Horror  -  31 August 1983 (USA)
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A guy kills his wife because she's a bad cook.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jackie Vernon ...
Donald
Loren Schein ...
Roosevelt
Al Troupe ...
Philip
Marla Simon ...
Knothole Girl
Claire Ginsberg ...
May
Lou Ann Webber ...
Dee Dee Dee
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Chick
Cindy Gant ...
Susie Grubb
Sarah Alt ...
Evelyn
Karen Marshall ...
Neighbor
Phil De Carlo ...
Sam
Aaron Koslow ...
Salesman
Ed Thomas ...
Dr. Von Der Fool
John Harmon ...
Dr. Gestalp
Norman Friedman ...
Mr. Goodbite
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Storyline

Construction worker Donald is having a hard time getting anything good to eat since his wife has decided to only cook gourmet foods. That and her constant harping cause him to snap, and he whacks her. Somewhere in the confusion he comes up with a new use for the microwave oven, and begins to eat much better. Soon he's experimenting with different recipes. And different meats. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Jackie Vernon's last film. See more »

Goofs

(at around 18 mins) The boom mic is visible. See more »

Quotes

Donald: I'm so hungry I could eat a whore.
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Crazy Credits

At the very end of the credits, there is a message saying: Remember, dismember a friend for lunch! See more »

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References The Little Shop of Horrors (1960) See more »

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I've loved this film for years! A true classic!
17 February 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Poor Donald. Hates his wife's cooking...so he cooks her in the biggest microwave on the planet and accidentally eats her. Finding he likes her "good taste" he starts picking up hot chicks and baking and eating them. Jackie Vernon (voice of Frosty the Snowman) is the sexually perverted cannibal. Played strictly for laughs. The humor is hilariously stupid...and obviously done with a constant wink. Plenty of gratuitous nudity and cheesy effects. A 70's disco soundtrack just adds to the good time cheesiness. A few scenes still make me laugh out loud. A couple of beers (or whatever is your preference) can only add to the enjoyment. Just a whole lotta fun!


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