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Killer Party (1986)

R | | Comedy, Horror | 9 May 1986 (USA)
Three gorgeous babes decide to join a sorority, and a whole bunch of horny guys dump bees in the sorority's back yard where a bunch of girls are naked in the outside hot tub so when the ... See full summary »




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Cast overview, first billed only:
Elaine Wilkes ...
Professor Zito
Sherry Willis-Burch ...
Alicia Fleer ...
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Joanna Johnson ...
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Three gorgeous babes decide to join a sorority, and a whole bunch of horny guys dump bees in the sorority's back yard where a bunch of girls are naked in the outside hot tub so when the girls jump out the boys use a video camera to take lots of shots of them. Their house mother gets talked into letting the girls have a hazing party in a forbidden frat house, and when she goes there to make sure the place is safe, she first stops at a handy grave in the front yard to explain to 'Allan' why she's letting the girls use the house, and tells him that it was all an accident and it's time for him to just let it go. Allan doesn't answer her, since he's dead. Or is he? As she is nailing down a loose banister on the stairway, a mysterious figure appears before her, brandishing what looks like a tire iron, she turns, asks "What are you doing here?" and this person does answer her by striking her dead. Well, the three pledges go through a hazing (and there are some very nice set pieces here, ... Written by Jim Knoppow

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By the end of the dance, some of the sorority sisters were dead on their feet. See more »


Comedy | Horror


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Release Date:

9 May 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The April Fool  »

Box Office


$681,337 (USA)

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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


When released in 1986 the title was changed from "The April Fools" to "Killer Party" because the distributors feared that it would be confused with the film April Fool's Day (1986) which was also released around that time. See more »


When April sits in the car, the amount of popcorn in her bucket changes. See more »


April: [Walking around the abandoned cinema] Hello? Hello? I just want some popcorn! Customer here! This is your last chance!
[Starts to happily fill a huge bucket of popcorn, then walks out]
April: Thank You, Come Again!
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Written by Alan Brackett and Scott Shelly
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Too much "Party" and not enough "Killer".
1 October 2002 | by See all my reviews

After a totally disposable first hour, you will be "rewarded" with a rapid succession of gore-less murders and a growling, bumbling demon. In other words, this is one of the worst of the many 80's slashers. The only reason it rates higher than "Zero" is that the three main female characters are fairly likable.

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