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Psychos in Love (1987)

Unrated | | Comedy, Horror | 1 May 1987 (USA)
A strip-joint owner and a manicurist find that they have many things in common, the foremost being that they are psychotic serial killers. They fall in love and are happy being the family ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Carmine Capobianco ...
Joe
Patti Chambers ...
Girl in Bed
Carla Bragoli ...
Girl in Woods
Carrie Gordon ...
Girl in Toilet
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Dianne
Debi Thibeault ...
Kate
Cecelia Wilde ...
Nikki
Robert Suttile ...
Bar Patron
Lum Chang Pang ...
Bar Patron
Danny Noyes ...
Bar Patron
Herb Klinger ...
Bar Patron
Wally Gribauskas ...
Bar Patron
Peach Gribauskas ...
Bar Waitress
Ed Powers ...
Man
Frank Christopher ...
Man at Picnic
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A strip-joint owner and a manicurist find that they have many things in common, the foremost being that they are psychotic serial killers. They fall in love and are happy being the family that slays together, until one day they come up against a plumber who also happens to be a cannibal. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Comedy | Horror

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Joe: I hate grapes! I can't stand grapes! I loathe grapes! All kinds of grapes! I hate purple grapes! I hate green grapes! I hate grapes with seeds! I hate grapes without seeds! I hate them peeled and non-peeled! I hate grapes in bunches, one at a time, or in groups of twos and threes! I fucking hate grapes!
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References The Terminator (1984) See more »

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Psychos in Love
Written by Gorman Bechard & Carmine Capobianco
Sung by Carmine Capobianco and Debi Thibeault
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the flesh, the splatter and the joking about
1 February 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This is really good fun. Clearly the two writers, Carmine Capobianco and Gorman Bechard, who also star and direct respectively knew they were on to a good idea and ran with it, barely making a false move. Sexy and gory by turns from the very beginning, it is also very knowing and mainly very amusing. Once or twice, particularly towards the end, I felt the humour become a little silly and the running joke barely amusing anyway. But let us not quibble, this is packed with sexy action and if the lovely leading lady, Debi Thibeault is a little shy about getting naked, nobody else seems to be. Uncompromising and funny, this film was a real surprise to me. I expected to have to ignore ropey acting and evidence of the low budget, but no, all is very competent and even the theme song is pretty decent. The best line has been nicked from Groucho Marx, but so what, let's call it an homage. There are indeed other movie references to enjoy as well as the flesh, the splatter and the joking about.


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