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Eight different people are invited to their 10-year high school reunion at their now-closed down high school where a former student, disfigured from a prank gone wrong, is there to seek revenge.

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Cast

Cast overview:
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Carol
Simon Scuddamore ...
Marty
Carmine Iannaccone ...
Skip
Donna Yeager ...
Stella (as Donna Yaeger)
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Joe
Billy Hartman ...
Frank
Michael Safran ...
Ted (as Michael Saffran)
John Segal ...
Carl
Kelly Baker ...
Nancy
Sally Cross ...
Susan
Josephine Scandi ...
Shirley
Marc Smith ...
Coach
Dick Randall ...
Manny
Jon Clark ...
Digby
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Storyline

A group of popular students play a cruel prank on a shy nerd resulting in a terrible accident. Years later a reunion is held where each of the students face a stalker killer who may be the same nerd out for revenge. Written by Losman <losman@express-news.net>

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14 November 1986 (USA)  »

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April Fool's Day  »

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As of 2013, Japan is the only country to have a home video release of the film under its original title of April Fool's Day. See more »

Goofs

The students are supposedly attending their 10-year reunion, which would mean they graduated in 1976, yet there is a reference to their being the class of 1980. See more »

Quotes

Carol Manning: We'll take my car... it starts every time
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* * out of 4.

A group of people are invitied to there high school reunion, but after they arrive they discover it to be a scam by an old classmate they played an almost fatal prank on. Now, he seeks to get revenge on all those that hurt him by sealing all the exits and cutting off all telephone lines.

Dark salsher film with an unexceptional premise. Bringing it up a notch are a few good performances, some rather creative death scenes, plenty of excitement & scares, some humor and an original ending. Unrated; Extreme Violence, Graphic Nudity, Sexual Situations, Profanity, and Drug Use.


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