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A Cut Above (1985)

Junior (original title)
Unrated | | Horror | 13 September 1985 (Canada)
K.C. and Jo are two hardened female ex-cons who decide to build a marina on a lake in backwoods Texas to start a life for themselves, only to be hassled by the redneck locals who do not ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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K.C. (as Suzanne DeLaurentis)
Linda Singer ...
Jo
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Junior
Michael McKeever ...
Bud
Ken Roberts ...
Sheriff
Cotton Mather ...
Luke
Alanne Perry ...
Sally
Daisy Franklin ...
Prison Guard
Brian Morgan ...
Gas Station Attendant
Tricia Turner ...
Junior's Party Girl
Ken Heuff ...
Thug #1
Peter Mahoney ...
Thug #2
Howie Kirby ...
Thug #3
Tom Lane ...
Thug #4
Tim Latchem ...
Thug #5
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K.C. and Jo are two hardened female ex-cons who decide to build a marina on a lake in backwoods Texas to start a life for themselves, only to be hassled by the redneck locals who do not like outsiders, and that the lakeshore is their own regular hangout. But K.C. and Jo's worst troubles come from Junior, a slow-witted psycho redneck who gets the O.K. from his equally demented mother to kill the two. Written by Matthew Patay <pataygs@voicenet.com>

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You've seen Norman in "Psycho," Damien in "Omen," Jason in "Friday the 13th." now meet Junior. See more »

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$350,000 (estimated)
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No, not that movie where Arnold Schwarzenegger has a baby.

This one's about two prostitutes who just got out of jail to start a new life in a small town, only there's one small problem, and it's name is Junior. The box makes it sound like this is your classic slasher flick, comparing itself to both "Texas Chainsaw Massacre" and "Nightmare on Elm Street" and clearly stating it's "a cut above the rest." Here's the problem with that, the movie's only 80 minutes long and the only things that die by the hour mark are a plant and a dog. But any movie that features a scene where a girl makes a gas bomb out of her bikini can't be all bad.


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