MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 8 this week

Hell Comes to Frogtown (1988)

 -  Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi  -  January 1988 (USA)
5.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.4/10 from 2,269 users  
Reviews: 37 user | 52 critic

'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 »

Writers:

(story), (story), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 titles
created 31 Oct 2011
 
a list of 49 titles
created 26 Apr 2012
 
a list of 37 titles
created 04 May 2012
 
a list of 25 titles
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 43 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Hell Comes to Frogtown (1988)

Hell Comes to Frogtown (1988) on IMDb 5.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Hell Comes to Frogtown.

User Polls

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A young farmer sets out to recruit mercenaries to defend his peaceful planet, which is under threat of invasion by the evil tyrant Sador and his armada of aggressors.

Directors: Jimmy T. Murakami, Roger Corman
Stars: George Peppard, Robert Vaughn, Richard Thomas
Repo Man (1984)
Comedy | Crime | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Young punk Otto becomes a repo man after helping to steal a car, and stumbles into a world of wackiness as a result.

Director: Alex Cox
Stars: Harry Dean Stanton, Emilio Estevez, Tracey Walter
Tank Girl (1995)
Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Based on the British cult comic-strip, our tank-riding anti-heroine fights a mega-corporation, which controls the world's water supply.

Director: Rachel Talalay
Stars: Lori Petty, Ice-T, Naomi Watts
Iron Sky (2012)
Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The Nazis set up a secret base on the dark side of the moon in 1945 where they hide out and plan to return to power in 2018.

Director: Timo Vuorensola
Stars: Julia Dietze, Christopher Kirby, Götz Otto
Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Agent J needs help so he is sent to find Agent K and restore his memory.

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld
Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith, Rip Torn
Guyver (1991)
Sci-Fi | Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

A young man discovers a mechanical device that merges with his own body, turning him into a cyborg superhero. When strange creatures start appearing, trying to take the device back, he ... See full summary »

Directors: Screaming Mad George, Steve Wang
Stars: Greg Joung Paik, Jimmie Walker, Peter Spellos
Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Agent J travels in time to M.I.B.'s early days in 1969 to stop an alien from assassinating his friend Agent K and changing history.

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld
Stars: Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, Josh Brolin
Crossworlds (Video 1996)
Action | Sci-Fi | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A young man discovers that his father was from another dimension and that he is the key to the operation of a crystal that can be the deciding factor in a war crossing the dimensions.

Director: Krishna Rao
Stars: Rutger Hauer, Josh Charles, Stuart Wilson
Comedy | Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

In the future, a man struggles to keep his lunar nightclub out of the hands of the mafia.

Director: Ron Underwood
Stars: Eddie Murphy, Jay Mohr, Randy Quaid
Dead Heat (1988)
Action | Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Two cops are brought back to life to chase down supernatural criminals.

Director: Mark Goldblatt
Stars: Treat Williams, Joe Piscopo, Lindsay Frost
Comedy | Sci-Fi | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

In the far future water is the most valuable substance. Two space pirates are captured, sold to a princess, and recruited to help her find her father who disappeared when he found ... See full summary »

Director: Stewart Raffill
Stars: Robert Urich, Mary Crosby, Michael D. Roberts
Galaxy Quest (1999)
Adventure | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The alumni cast of a cult space TV show have to play their roles as the real thing when an alien race needs their help.

Director: Dean Parisot
Stars: Tim Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Alan Rickman
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Julius LeFlore ...
Squidlips
RCB ...
The Poor Dufus
...
...
Captain Devlin / Count Sodom
...
Eyde Byrde ...
Patton
...
Briefing Officer
Cec Verrell ...
Centinella
Suzanne Solari ...
Runaway Girl
Kristi Somers ...
Arabella
...
...
Leroy
Nicholas Worth ...
Bull
Brian Frank ...
Commander Toty
Danelle Hand ...
Crosse
Edit

Storyline

'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

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

mutant | prisoner | escape | frog | guard | See more »

Taglines:

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

Genres:

Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

January 1988 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Hell Comes to Frogtown  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Suzanne Solari was originally considered for the role of Spangle. After Sandahl Bergman was ultimately cast as Spangle, Solari was relegated to playing a much smaller role in the film. 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 »

Quotes

Sam Hell: Eat lead, froggies!
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Family Guy: Hell Comes to Quahog (2006) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Cheesy science fiction yarn...but watchable.
8 December 2003 | by See all my reviews

'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 people 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. Some cool special effects (the frog creatures look really good), bad acting, cheesy plot....Leave your brain at the front door, there's some entertainment to be found here.


16 of 17 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
My excuse for seeing this film tag8833
How I came to know about this movie davbot
what was his name dillbarr
Shameless Plug JJColossus
Where can you find the two sequels to this? KingofCarrotFlowers
OH BOY! cool4evr00
Discuss Hell Comes to Frogtown (1988) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?