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Monster in the Closet (1986)

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Monster is a spoof of horror/monster films. After several people and a dog are found dead in their closets a "mild-mannered" reporter, a college professor, her son and a befuddled professor... See full summary »

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Donald Grant ...
Richard Clark
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Prof. Diane Bennett
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Sheriff Sam Ketchem
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Father Finnegan
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Gen. Turnbull
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Roy
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Old Joe Shempter
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Scoop
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Margo
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Monster
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Lucy (as Stacey Ferguson)
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Monster is a spoof of horror/monster films. After several people and a dog are found dead in their closets a "mild-mannered" reporter, a college professor, her son and a befuddled professor band together to uncover the mystery but not without involving the U.S. Army and mass panic. Written by Patrice Messina <writtnby@soca.com>

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It's Out! It's Out! It's Out!

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The Incredible Closet Monster  »

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Film debut of Paul Walker. See more »

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Professor Diane Bennett: Destroy all closets!
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20 August 2000 | by (Reykjavik, Iceland) – See all my reviews

I'd like to take the time to thank everyone who did anything in this film! This is one of the worst movies I have ever seen... BUT IT'S GREAT! This is the first movie I ever saw that showed me just how funny bad movies can be. Some are painful (Lost in Space), others are funny (Twin Sitters), while some are both (A Kid in King Arthur's Court). But this one....WOW! If you don't have a humor for bad movies, avoid it. But if you do: 10/10!


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