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Hell Comes to Frogtown (1988)

 -  Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi  -  January 1988 (USA)
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'Hell' is the name of the hero of the story. He's a prisoner of the women who now run the USA after a nuclear/biological war. Results of the war are that mutants have evolved, and the human... See full summary »

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Julius LeFlore ...
Squidlips
RCB ...
The Poor Dufus
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Captain Devlin / Count Sodom
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Eyde Byrde ...
Patton
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Briefing Officer
Cec Verrell ...
Centinella
Suzanne Solari ...
Runaway Girl
Kristi Somers ...
Arabella
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Leroy
Nicholas Worth ...
Bull
Brian Frank ...
Commander Toty
Danelle Hand ...
Crosse
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'Hell' is the name of the hero of the story. He's a prisoner of the women who now run the USA after a nuclear/biological war. Results of the war are that mutants have evolved, and the human race is in danger of extinction due to infertility. Hell is given the task of helping in the rescue of a group of fertile women from the harem of the mutant leader (resembling a frog). Hell cannot escape since he has a bomb attached to his private parts which will detonate if he strays more than a few hundred yards from his guard. Written by Rob Hartill

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A new breed of enemy has taken over the world... Sam Hell has come to take it back.

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Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi

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Also Known As:

Apocalisse a Frogtown  »

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Trivia

Sandahl Bergman was supposed to be naked for the Dance of the Three Snakes set piece, but refused to do any nudity on the day this sequence was shot. See more »

Goofs

At the finale of the movie where Roddy Piper is fighting the villain, the climax of the fight he grabs a sword and cuts off his hand. As he falls from the cliff you see that he still has both hands. See more »

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Bull: [to Sam] Shut your Hoooooole!
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Worth renting, worth buying
2 August 2002 | by (SE PA) – See all my reviews

I rented this video many years ago, and enjoyed it enough to spend several years hunting down another copy I could buy for my own collection. The video is a great sendup of all the post-apocalyptic Road-Warrior-ripoff movies of the 70s and 80s. It doesn't take itself too seriously, but is written, directed, and acted well enough to be thoroughly enjoyable. Some of the scenes are hilarious. The interplay between Roddy Piper and Sandahl Bergman is worth watching as well. If you like B-movies, this one is a keeper.


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