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Deadtime Stories (1986)

R  |   |  Comedy, Horror  |  28 November 1986 (USA)
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A babysitting uncle tells his charges three horror stories--about a killer witch, Little Red Riding Hood and a werewolf, and a story about "Goldi Lox" and the three bears.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Peter
Nicole Picard ...
Rachel (Red Riding Hood)
Matt Mitler ...
Willie (Werewolf)
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Goldi Lox (as Cathryn DePrume)
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Judith 'MaMa' Baer
Kathy Fleig ...
Miranda
Phyllis Craig ...
Hanagohl
Michael Mesmer ...
Uncle Mike
Brian DePersia ...
Little Brian
Kevin Hannon ...
Beresford 'Papa' Baer
Timothy Rule ...
Wilmont 'Baby' Baer
Anne Redfern ...
Florinda
Casper Roos ...
Vicar
Barbara Seldon ...
Seductress
Leigh Kilton ...
Seductress
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A babysitting uncle tells his charges three horror stories--about a killer witch, Little Red Riding Hood and a werewolf, and a story about "Goldi Lox" and the three bears. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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As it is now, so it was then... For everthing good there is an evil thing And with every happy-ending, so a tale of horror begins. See more »

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Comedy | Horror

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28 November 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Freaky Film Tales  »

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$2,750,741 (USA)
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Did You Know?

Goofs

Right before Uncle Mike starts telling the story of Little Red Riding Hood, a boom Mic can be seen above his head. See more »

Quotes

Uncle Mike: Once upon a time, there was a little girl named "Rachel." Actually, she wasn't all that little. She was a hot-looking high school senior with deep blue eyes, and fine, firm breasts and...
Little Brian: That's not the way Mommy tells it!
Uncle Mike: Shut up, that's the way I tell it.
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Referenced in The Big Box: To the Devil a Daughter (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

Baby, No Maybe
Lyrics by Jeffrey Delman
Music by Larry Juris
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*1/2 out of 4.

Three fairy tales are given ghoulish twists in what should have been a homerun for the horror genre. However, a slack production and a director who seems confused as to handle the stories sink it. Tale one, a romantic horror fantasy with attractive leads and a lush score is a moderate success compared to the other tales.


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