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TerrorVision (1986)

R  |   |  Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi  |  14 February 1986 (USA)
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A family's new satellite TV system starts receiving signals from another planet, and soon it becomes the passageway to an alien world.

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Stan
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Sherman
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O.D. (as Jonathan Gries)
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Grampa
Alejandro Rey ...
Spiro
Randi Brooks ...
Cherry
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Norton
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Nutky
William Paulson ...
Pluthar
John Leamer ...
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A civilization on a distant planet has found a way to solve its garbage problem: turning it into energy and beaming it into outer space. A flaw in this system is found when the signal is accidentally picked up on Earth by the Putterman Family's home satellite dish. While this would ordinarily be just another mess, this particular transmission contains a hungry trash monster who quickly begins snacking on the Puttermans and their guests. Only young Sherman Putterman has any clue what is going on, but nobody will believe him. Is there any hope for the Earth? Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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People of Earth, your planet is about to be destroyed... We're terribly sorry for the inconvenience. See more »

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When Suzy introduces the monster to music, her arm is resting on top of Sanyo's first CD player model, the DAD-8. It was made between 1983-84 and is sought out by collectors for its rarity and quality sound. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Raquel Putterman: Stanley! Stanley! Quit screwing around... Stanley! Stanley, I'm right in the middle of my program. For Christ's sakes, Stanley!
Stanley Putterman: Lay off me, Beautiful. I almost got this baby wired.
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References E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) See more »

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Tormentor
Performed by W.A.S.P.
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TerrorVision owns the WORLD!
30 January 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

TerrorVision is one of the most original B-Films ever made. A very sexy Elvira type woman named Medusa, a heavy metal dude named OD, plenty of awesome FX and alien monsters. Ted Nicolaou directed this horror/sci-fiction/comedy. Movies like this need to be released. I swear, I have seen some HORRIBLE films make the DVD jump. Why in the hell can't TerrorVision? Its an absolute crime. A CRIME I tell you! But wait! Now, you too can help. Yes, thats right. There's now a petition to get TerrorVision on DVD once and for all! It is located at PetitionSpot.com. I'm having trouble posting the link for it, so if it doesn't work go to google or petitionspot and look fr the TerrorVision DVD petition. Come on, go sign it and help!


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