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The Garbage Pail Kids Movie (1987)

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Seven disgusting kids but nevertheless of interesting personality are being made of the green mud coming out of garbage can. Once alive their master gives them rules to obey although they ... See full summary »

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Seven disgusting kids but nevertheless of interesting personality are being made of the green mud coming out of garbage can. Once alive their master gives them rules to obey although they think that life is funnier without following stupid regulations like no television or no candy. Naturally this will cause some conflicts. Written by Volker Boehm

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22 August 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

La pandilla basura  »

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$1,576,615 (USA)
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The first ever movie to be based on a trading card/sticker series. See more »

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Before the fashion show starts, Tangerine tells the girl, "Honny, don't use it." As she's walking away the shadow of one of the cameras is visible, moving forward. See more »

Quotes

Captain Manzini: [handing Dodger something to replace his dirty clothes] Here, try this on.
Dodger: A dress?
Captain Manzini: Only to western eyes. This is a dashiki, given to me by the great African leader Um-Tuh-Tuh, in gratitude for making his mother-in-law disappear.
Dodger: You were in Africa?
Captain Manzini: Actually, I was on my way back from Egypt. I was doing a split week, Cleveland and Cairo. But that's a long story.
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Referenced in Brows Held High: Sweet Movie (2011) See more »

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I'm Ready to Sacrifice
Performed by Debbie Lytton
Produced and Arranged by Michael Lloyd for Mike Curb Productions
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User Reviews

 
I could not even comprehend that this was a movie.
12 August 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I felt like I had been locked in a basement for seven years, tortured, raped, and mentally abused by the time this thing was done.

This deserves a zero! it honestly does! It deserves a zero.

This film is evil incarnate. EVIL.

I still wake up every night. Screaming. Screaming.

I am honestly very disturbed by this turd of a "movie".

Manos: the Hands of Fate is better than this movie! THIS IS THE WORST MOVIE IN THE HISTORY OF ALL HUMANITY!! I WANT TO BOMB OURSELVES THAT'S HOW BAD THIS IS.

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