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Bad Taste (1987)

Unrated | | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi | June 1989 (USA)
The population of a small town disappears and is replaced by aliens that chase human flesh for their intergalactic fast-food chain.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Terry Potter ...
Ozzy / 3rd Class Alien
Pete O'Herne ...
Barry / 3rd Class Alien
Craig Smith ...
Giles / 3rd Class Alien
Mike Minett ...
Frank / 3rd Class Alien
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Doug Wren ...
Lord Crumb
Dean Lawrie ...
Lord Crumb SPFX Double / 3rd Class Alien
Peter Vere-Jones ...
Lord Crumb (voice)
Ken Hammon ...
3rd Class Alien
Robin Griggs ...
3rd Class Alien
Michael Gooch ...
3rd Class Alien
Peter Gooch ...
3rd Class Alien
Laurie Yarrall ...
3rd Class Alien
Shane Yarrall ...
3rd Class Alien
Philip Lamey ...
3rd Class Alien
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Storyline

Derek and his friends must investigate the missing people in a small village. Then they find out its human formed aliens that are really big headed monsters that used all the people in the small village into their snack burgers. Now, Derek must save the day and the world with his chainsaw before the meat eaters strikes the whole planet. Will Derek kill all the aliens? Written by Liam

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The Bastards Have Landed! See more »

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Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi

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June 1989 (USA)  »

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Mal gusto  »

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NZD 200,000 (estimated)
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| (1989 video release) | (DVD)

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1.66 : 1
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Trivia

The movie technically takes place on Peter Jackson's birthday. You can find it out by checking the envelope that the collector is carrying with him in the movie. See more »

Goofs

When Derek kills the "stupid" alien by pushing the gun through the stomach, the cameraman is reflected in Derek's glasses in some shots. See more »

Quotes

Alien Leader's Voice: I'm sure you'll be pleased to be leaving this shitty planet!
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Referenced in Batman Returns (1992) See more »

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ROCK LIES
Composed and Performed by Madlight
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Ha ha ha
29 May 2002 | by (Kaihoro, New Zealand) – See all my reviews

Gore: Oh yeah. Acting: Who cares? Action: Sure. Humor: What's funnier than life-sized Sgt. Pepper cut-outs of the Beatles in a car? Nuff said. 10/10


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