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Slaughter High -- Marty has arranged a special reunion for all his high school "friends." The prom queen, the jock, the class clown, the rebel, and a few select others have been invited... and it's going to be a gala of gore!

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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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A b-movie success! See more (84 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: Right before Ted chugs the beer, his shirt is buttoned up all the way. In the next shot, it is partially unbuttoned.See more »
Quotes:
Marty Rantzen:Hey, what's going on?
Carol Manning:Ever try it under the shower before?
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6 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
A b-movie success!, 11 May 2000
Author: CupidGrl

Okay, sorry, but I loved this movie. I just love the whole 80's genre of these kind of movies, because you don't see many like this one anymore! I want to ask all of you people who say this movie is just a rip-off, or a cheesy imitation, what is it imitating? I've never seen another movie like this one, well, not horror anyway.

Basically its about the popular group in school, who like to make everyones lives living hell, so they decided to pick on this nerdy boy named Marty. It turns fatal when he really gets hurt from one of their little pranks.

So, its like 10 years later, and the group of friends who hurt Marty start getting High School reunion letters. But...they are the only ones receiving them! So they return back to the old school, and one by one get knocked off by.......Yeah you probably know what happens!

The only part that disappointed me was the very end. It could have been left off, or thought out better.

I think you should give it a try, and try not to be to critical!

~*~CupidGrl~*~

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