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Joey (1985)

PG  |   |  Action, Fantasy, Horror  |  November 1985 (Austria)
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When Joey's dad dies Joey is starting to act strange. He's got psychic powers. He can talk to him on the phone! His red toy telephone! But what he doesn't know is that he is not talking to ... See full summary »

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Joshua Morrell ...
Eva Kryll ...
Laura Collins
Tammy Shields ...
Sally
Jan Zierold ...
Martin
Barbara Klein ...
Dr. Haiden
Matthias Kraus ...
Bernie
Jerry Hall ...
William
Sean Johnson ...
Bobby
Christine Goebbels ...
Alice
Ray Kaselonis ...
Steven
Joel Kleinman
Berit Morrell
Punky ...
Scooter
Christoph Lindert ...
Sheriff
Axel Berg ...
Parapsychologist Ralph
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When Joey's dad dies Joey is starting to act strange. He's got psychic powers. He can talk to him on the phone! His red toy telephone! But what he doesn't know is that he is not talking to his dad. He is talking to an evil dummy and the evil dummy is starting to make Joey's world a living nightmare. Written by Matthew Chmiel <J0HNNYRICO@aol.com>

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During a few scenes shot in Virginia Beach, the star was not available on set so the son of an Emmerich family owned business employee sat in as a double. Just a few scenes driving through a Virginia Beach Neighborhood. See more »

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14 June 2001 | by (Colorado Springs, CO) – See all my reviews

I remember watching this on video for my 10th or 11th birthday. That little demented dummy scared the p**s out of us! Now, I was never a horror fan and had never really seen a horror flick before that, so my sense of 'scary/not scary' had yet to be tarnished. So, if you have a 10 year old who isn't into slasher horror flicks, but wants something a little scary, go for it. (We also watched the 80's version of "Invaders from Mars" and thought it was pretty cool--for what it's worth.)


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