A series of short sketches, most of which parody late-night television and the low-budget movies one often finds there. Other skits include a man being attacked by his apartment, a funeral hosted by classic comedians, and a teen-age boy's big night turning into a nightmare. Written by
Jean-Marc Rocher <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
The movie was filmed in 1985 but was not released theatrically until 1987. According to the '80's Movies Rewind' website, the picture was completed in 1986 but was not released in theaters for another year. It has been speculated that the reason for this was the court case that presenter and co-director John Landis
was involved with relating to Twilight Zone: The Movie
(1983). See more
When Arsenio grabs paper towels off the roll to blot beer from his face, he unrolls a large amount which hangs down to the counter. When he wipes his face, there is only a half-sheet of towel on the roll, then switches back to several hanging sheets in the next shot. See more
Help yourself, mates. A chest full of video discs.
What good are they?
Can't record on 'em.
They're not compatible with my system.
Older versions of the Universal Studios and Universal International logos are incorporated into several faux credit sequences that appear during the film. See more
Referenced in Scream Queen Hot Tub Party
(They Long to Be) Close to You
Written by Burt Bacharach
and Hal David
Performed by David Alan Grier See more