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Scream for Help (1984)

R | | Horror, Mystery, Crime | July 1984 (USA)
A teenaged girl discovers that her stepfather is trying to murder her and her mother, but when she tells people, no one will believe her.

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Credited cast:
Rachael Kelly ...
Christie Cromwell
Marie Masters ...
Karen Cromwell Fox
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Paul Fox (as David Brooks)
Lolita Lorre ...
Brenda Bohle
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Lacey Bohle
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Josh Dealey
Sandra Clark ...
Janey Ralston
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Bob Dealey
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
David Baxt ...
Jerry - mechanic
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Surgeon
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School Secretary
Clare Burt ...
Patty Sea
Antonio Cantafora ...
Man At Motel (as Michael Corby)
Joel Cutrara ...
Policeman
Tony Cyrus ...
Policeman
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A teenaged girl discovers that her stepfather is trying to murder her and her mother, but when she tells people, no one will believe her.

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Alone and afraid... was she imagining or was it real... See more »


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This movie was to have been the third collaboration between writer Tom Holland and director Richard Franklin (following Psycho II (1983) & Cloak & Dagger (1984)) but with his career on the rise, Franklin ultimately decided it would be unwise to helm such a low-budget film. See more »

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Christie Cromwell: [to Karen] Fine, don't believe me, just wait until he kills you.
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Referenced in Grindhouse (2007) See more »

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Spaghetti Junction
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Written by John Paul Jones
Performed by John Paul Jones and Jimmy Page
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cheesy,but still thrilling in my opinion.
25 September 1999 | by See all my reviews

ok it may be laughable,and cheesy,but still thrilling in my opinion. the last 20 minutes or so is really good. the score seems so out of place it's not even funny. it looks more like a 70's movie than a 80's movie. but it's still pretty good. i give scream for help **1/2 out of ****


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