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Love at Stake (1987)

R  |   |  Comedy  |  1 August 1987 (USA)
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The mayor and judge of Salem trump up the notorious witch trials in support of their land grab scam. The local clergy pursue justice, while the assistant minister also pursues the town ... See full summary »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Miles Campbell
Sara Lee
Georgia Brown ...
Widow Chastity
Faith Stewart
Parson Babcock
Audrie Neenan ...
Mrs. Babcock (as Audrie J. Neenan)
Judge Samuel John
Mayor Upton
Old Witch
Mary Hawkins ...
Priscilla Upton
Jackie Mahon ...
Belinda Upton
Norma MacMillan ...
Aunt Deliverance Jones
Herself (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)


The mayor and judge of Salem trump up the notorious witch trials in support of their land grab scam. The local clergy pursue justice, while the assistant minister also pursues the town baker, Sara Lee. The action is spiced up by pot-smoking Indians, female New England clam chowder wrestling, and the mischief of a real witch. Written by <>

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Blazing witches, young exorcists. It's the history of the world Momma never told you about! See more »




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1 August 1987 (USA)  »

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Burnin' Love  »

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When the carriage enters into Salem at the beginning of the film there are tracks of a modern vehicle (perhaps a tractor) in the soil nearest the "Welcome to Salem" sign. See more »


Old Man: Allow me to help you, your honour.
Judge John: My good man. Dispite my scholarly and aristocratic counttenance I am indeed quite capable, as you can see, of extricating myself from a simple equestrian sedan... now piss off!
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this was original and disgustingly funny
22 May 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

this was one of the last original funny movies of our time, and if you have not seen it, go out and do it. the acting is spectacular, the jokes could not be any funnier, and this woman has this thing with calling her cat pussy that generates much laughter. if you like to watch MADTV and SNL, then you would like this one. the salem witch trials are not getting any funnier, so rent this movie at once!! you will find the sort of jokes you find in mel brooks movies, like "spaceballs" and "history of the world", but surprisingly Brooks had nothing to do with this flick. what's great is that modernness is brought into this film, with a sexy witch and women suspiciously performing a rap. the power of the witch generates laughter that only you the viewer can laugh at.

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