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Writers:
George Dugdale (written by) &
Mark Ezra (written by) ...
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Release Date:
14 November 1986 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
There's Horror in the Halls... Lynching in the Lunchroom... Murder in Metal Shop. See more »
Plot:
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. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Laughs Scares and English accents See more (82 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Caroline Munro ... Carol
Simon Scuddamore ... Marty
Carmine Iannaccone ... Skip
Donna Yeager ... Stella (as Donna Yaeger)

Gary Martin ... 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
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Mark Ezra ... Jester (uncredited)

Directed by
George Dugdale 
Mark Ezra 
Peter Mackenzie Litten  (as Peter Litten)
 
Writing credits
George Dugdale (written by) &
Mark Ezra (written by) &
Peter Mackenzie Litten (written by) (as Peter Litten)

Produced by
Stephen Minasian .... producer (as Steve Minasian)
Dick Randall .... producer
 
Original Music by
Harry Manfredini 
 
Cinematography by
Alan Pudney 
 
Film Editing by
Jim Connock 
 
Production Design by
Geoff Sharpe 
 
Makeup Department
Craig Berkeley .... makeup artist (as Craig Berkely)
Alison Hall .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Laurence Rooke .... production manager (as Lawrence Rooke)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Chick Norris .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Aram Allan .... design assistant
Terry Allen .... property master
John Armstrong .... carpenter
Fred Bishop .... painter
Andrew Crimin .... construction manager
Paul Crimin .... carpenter
 
Sound Department
Dick Hunt .... sound mixer
Dave Pierce .... boom operator
Ted Ryan .... dubbing mixer
 
Special Effects by
John Humphreys .... prosthetics
Peter Mackenzie Litten .... special effects designer (as Peter Litten)
Robert Turner .... special effects rigger
 
Visual Effects by
Rex Neville .... opticals
Richard Perkis .... mechanical designer (as Richard Pirkis)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Michael Connor .... camera operator (as Mike Connor)
Len Duncan .... chief electrician
Len Emery .... gaffer
Jasper Fforde .... focus puller (as Jaspar Fforde)
John Fonseca .... still photographer
Richard Gibb .... additional camera operator
Ricky Hall .... grip
Randall Larsen .... still photographer
John Ward .... steadicam operator
John Ward .... director of photography: additional photography (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Isabelle Blaire .... seamstress
Lee Scott .... wardrobe
 
Other crew
Chris Arkell .... production accountant
Emily Copping .... continuity
Nick Dugdale .... unit runner
Mike Halford .... production assistant
Ed Newstead .... titles
Corliss Randall .... assistant to producers
 

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90 min | 91 min (uncut version)
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Trivia:
The films working title was "April Fool's Day", however the title was changed to keep this film from being confused with the Paramount film April Fool's Day (1986) which was released the same year.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: When Marty comes out of the locker room after throwing up, the tissues he is holding switch from his left hand to his right hand and back.See more »
Quotes:
Marty Rantzen:Hey, what's going on?
Carol Manning:Ever try it under the shower before?
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16 out of 22 people found the following review useful.
Laughs Scares and English accents, 17 December 2001
Author: the colster (colintaylor7@yahoo.co.uk) from Birmingham, England

YES, the plot is hardly plausible and very thin. YES, the acting does range from average to laughable. YES, it has been done so many times before. However what we are dealing with is a film that does not shy away from these facts and pretends to be nothing more than it is. There are indeed some original death scenes and the tension does increase throughout the movie. In addition you are never more than a few minutes away from a gory killing. I urge everyone to watch this film with an unprejudiced eye and see it for what it set out to be; a scary, funny slasher flick with a theme tune second to none.

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