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Deadtime Stories (1986)

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

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Peter
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Rachel (Red Riding Hood)
Matt Mitler ...
Willie (Werewolf)
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Goldi Lox (as Cathryn DePrume)
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Judith 'MaMa' Baer
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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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Just when you thought it was safe to hide See more »

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Comedy | Horror

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28 November 1986 (USA)  »

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Freaky Film Tales  »

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$2,750,741 (USA)
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Trivia

"Deadtime Stories" (2013) is somewhat of a re-make. It's about a babysitter telling scary stories to kids. See more »

Goofs

When Miranda is thrown against the cave wall after being cornered by the witch, the whole wall moves. See more »

Quotes

Lt. Jack B. Nimble: With all this permissive sex, and recreational violence, it's no wonder this country is in the mess it's in. I mean, it's like the old saying: when you lay down with dogs, you get up with puppies!
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Connections

Referenced in The Big Box: To the Devil a Daughter (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

Bedtime Tales
Lyrics by Jeffrey Delman
Music by Larry Juris
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Terrific 80s Horror Flick
26 January 2004 | by (US) – See all my reviews

To truly enjoy horror films I think you have to set other movie criteria aside. Let's face it horror wasn't created to win any Oscars, it is in a league of its own. Deadtime Stories is fun for what it is a b-horror movie with a cheesy, yet lovable twist. The whole idea of twisted fairy tales is intriguing and some of them are actually quite good re-telling in particular Little Red Riding Hood. Deadtime Stories is definitely not for the more serious movie watcher but if you enjoy gore with only the slightest bit of substance then buy it, you won't be sorry.


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