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Truth or Dare?: A Critical Madness (1986)

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Mike Strauber catches his wife Sharon in bed with his best friend Jerry. He gets mad and takes off to embark on an adventure of murder and self-mutilation in demented games of truth or dare.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Brace ...
Mike Strauber
Mary Fanaro ...
Sharon Strauber
Bruce Gold ...
Jerry Powers
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Little Mike (as Alexander J. McLean)
Christopher Bontempo ...
Playmate
Jon Creamer ...
Playmate
Christine Duff ...
Playmate
Jennifer Duff ...
Playmate
Priscilla Duff ...
Mike's Mother
Kerry Ellen Walker ...
Hitch-Hiker
D.C. 'Dash' Goff ...
Park Ranger (as Dash Goff)
Rick Paige ...
Dr. Thorne
Mona Jones ...
Dr. Evans
Bruce Paquette ...
Garage Attendent
Edward L. Elliott II ...
Man-Next-Door
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Mike Strauber catches his wife Sharon in bed with his best friend Jerry. He gets mad and takes off to embark on an adventure of murder and self-mutilation in demented games of truth or dare. Written by Josh Pasnak <chainsaw@intouch.bc.ca>

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$200,000 (estimated)
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1.33 : 1
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When the Warty Man's head explodes in the hospital, duct tape can be seen on the wall in the background while flesh is falling. See more »


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Go With The Flow
Music by Peter Pernice and Charlie Sateriale
Lyrics by Kathy Engleman
Performed by Raj'
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Not bad, especially for the 80's
5 November 1998 | by (Florida) – See all my reviews

Let me start by saying that this review is a little one sided. I'm good friends with the film's real director Tim Ritter, and appeared in "Truth or Dare 3:Screaming for Sanity". The film does fall prey to its cheap production values, but they're not that cheap. Tim told me he spent close to a million bucks before completing this one. Plus, as an added bonus, if you live in Florida this is your lucky day. It was shot on location in the Treasure Coast area. Getting back to the movie, well, it's really not that bad; especially for the 80's. The gore quotient is high, acting decent and the plot, well...I've still never figured it out. I realize none of it makes much sense, but at least you won't feel ripped-off. There's enough blood for five movies by the end. Low-budget film fans, especially those who love cheeze, will be entertained for an hour-and-a-half.


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