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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 "Goldi Lox" and the three bears.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Goldi Lox (as Cathryn DePrume)
Phyllis Craig ...
Michael Mesmer ...
Brian DePersia ...
Kevin Hannon ...
Beresford 'Papa' Baer
Timothy Rule ...
Wilmont 'Baby' Baer
Anne Redfern ...
Casper Roos ...
Barbara Seldon ...
Leigh Kilton ...


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 »


Comedy | Horror


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28 November 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Freaky Film Tales  »


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Director Jeffrey Delman originally wanted to have the song "Li'l Red Riding Hood" by Sam the Sham and The Pharaohs play over the opening credits, but was unable to use said song because the clearance rights were too expensive. See more »


In many of the bedroom scenes, daylight appears to be streaming in through the window. Uncle Mike previously complained how late it was. See more »


Goldi Lox: Hi, my name is Goldi. Actually, it's Golda. I was born during the Six-Day War.
Judith "MaMa" Baer: Isn't she sweet, Papa? She'll be like the daughter we never had.
Goldi Lox: And you'll be like the parents I brutally slaughtered!
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References Psycho (1960) See more »


Looney Tune
Lyrics by Jeffrey Delman
Music by Larry Juris
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Terrific 80s Horror Flick
26 January 2004 | by 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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