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Prom Night II (1987)
"Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II" (original title)

R  |   |  Horror, Thriller  |  13 November 1987 (USA)
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Thirty years after her accidental death at the 1957 senior prom, the tortured spirit of prom queen, Mary Lou Maloney, returns and she is out for revenge.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Bill Nordham
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Vicki Carpenter
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Craig Nordham (as Justin Louis)
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Richard Monette ...
Father Cooper
Terri Hawkes ...
Kelly Hennenlotter
Brock Simpson ...
Josh
Beverley Hendry ...
Monica Waters (as Beverly Hendry)
Beth Gondek ...
Jess Browning
Wendell Smith ...
Walt Carpenter
Judy Mahbey ...
Virginia Carpenter
Steve Atkinson ...
Young Billy Nordham
Robert Lewis ...
Young Buddy Cooper
Lorretta Bailey ...
Mary Lou (Creature)
Howard Kruschke ...
Todd
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Storyline

When Hamilton High's Prom Queen of 1957, Mary Lou Maloney is killed by her jilted boyfriend, she comes back for revenge 30 years later. Bill Nordham is now the principal of Hamilton High and his son is about to attend the prom with Vicki Carpenter. However, she is possessed by Mary Lou Maloney after opening a trunk in the school's basement. Now Bill must face the horror he left behind in 1957. Written by Mark J. Popp <poppmj@cadvision.com>

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Vengeance never rests in peace! See more »

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13 November 1987 (USA)  »

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$2,683,519 (USA)
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Almost every character in the film shares a last name with a cult film director (especially horror directors) such as Wes Craven, Stephen King, George A. Romero, Tod Browning, Joe Dante, John Carpenter, John Waters and Frank Henenlotter. See more »

Goofs

Mary Lou's hair changes length several times during her final scenes on the stage and in the prop room. See more »

Quotes

Young Buddy Cooper: [during sex behind the stage] What do you go out with that square for anyway?
Mary Lou Maloney: Because he treats me right, and his daddy's rich. Rich enough to make Billy cool.
Young Buddy Cooper: So, why do you go out with me?
Mary Lou Maloney: Because it's a big free country.
Young Buddy Cooper: Oh! God Bless America!
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References Poltergeist (1982) See more »

Soundtracks

Queen of the Senior Prom
Written by Edmund Penney, Jack Richards and Stella Lee
Performed by The Mills Brothers
Courtesy of MCA Records
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Pure cheese
21 November 2003 | by (Bowling Green KY) – See all my reviews

Your attitude going into Prom Night II will determine how much joy you take away from the film. If you're expecting a horror masterpiece, look elsewhere. If you like campy movies that are rather fun to watch unfold, you'll like this. Lisa Schrage has the time of her life playing an over the top Mary Lou and Wendy Loyd channels Schrage's rage perfectly during her time "possessed".

Not classic cinema but a fun way to kill a couple of hours with a wicked ending.


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