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Director:
Writers (WGA):
Bill Froehlich (written by) &
Mark Lisson (written by) ...
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Release Date:
28 January 1987 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
Killer to the left...Killer to the right...Stand up...Sit down...FRIGHT! FRIGHT! FRIGHT! See more »
Plot:
A few years ago, a mysterious serial-killer caused panic on Crippen High School. The killer was never caught... See more » | Add synopsis »
NewsDesk:
(32 articles)
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Not that bad. See more (58 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)
Richard Brestoff ... Arthur Lyman Kastleman

George Clooney ... Oliver

Vince Edwards ... Richard Birnbaum
Al Fann ... Amos
Panchito Gómez ... Choo Choo
Brendan Hughes ... Steven Blake

Scott Jacoby ... Josh Forbes

Michael Eric Kramer ... Donny Porter
Lori Lethin ... Callie Cassidy / Sarah Walker / Susan
Pepper Martin ... Chief Deyner

Maureen McCormick ... Officer Tyler
Marvin J. McIntyre ... Robbie Rice

Philip McKeon ... Richard Farley
Remy O'Neill ... Esther Molvania

Alex Rocco ... Harry Sleerik
Andy Romano ... Principal Kastleman

Darcy DeMoss ... Sheri Haines
Cliff Emmich ... Dillon
Will Etra ... Mangled Face / Hatchet Face

George Fisher ... Masked Figure
Dexter Hamlett ... Freddie
Joy Heston ... Becky
Frank Kniest ... Camera Assistant

John Mueller ... Jimmy
Alison Noble ... Jeanine
Kristi Somers ... Ginny McCall
Larry Spinak ... Peter
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Danny Gordey ... Punk Rocker Student (uncredited)
Curtis Kessinger ... Camera Crew (uncredited)

Directed by
Bill Froehlich 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Bill Froehlich (written by) (as Bill Froelich) &
Mark Lisson (written by) and
Dana Escalante (written by) &
Greg H. Sims (written by)

Produced by
Joan Baribeault .... associate producer
Jason Hoffs .... associate producer
Mark Lisson .... producer
Greg H. Sims .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Stacy Widelitz 
 
Cinematography by
Roy H. Wagner 
 
Film Editing by
Nancy Forner 
 
Casting by
Linda Francis 
 
Production Design by
Greta Grigorian 
 
Costume Design by
Marcy Grace Froehlich 
 
Makeup Department
Allan A. Apone .... makeup effects supervisor
Julie Fehl .... hair stylist
Lisa Rocco .... assistant makeup artist (as Lisa Doering)
Michael Spatola .... makeup artist
Douglas J. White .... special makeup effects
 
Production Management
Barin Kumar .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Whitney R. Hunter .... second assistant director
Frank Kniest .... second unit director
Tom Lowe .... third assistant director
Rachel Talalay .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
César Díez Álava .... propman
Batia Grafka .... property master
Batia Grafka .... set dresser
Steve Haberman .... storyboard artist
 
Sound Department
Ron Curfman .... location sound mixer
William Fiege .... location sound mixer
Eugene Gearty .... sound effects editor
Anton Holden .... supervising sound editor
Jeff A. Johnson .... boom operator (as Jeff Johnson)
Charles Kelly .... boom operator
Bob Minkler .... sound re-recording mixer
Bill Mumford .... sound re-recording mixer
Shawn Murphy .... re-recording mixer
 
Special Effects by
Wayne Beauchamp .... special effects
Dennis Curcio .... special effects makeup crew: additional crew
Barry Demeter .... special effects makeup crew: first assistant
Derek DeVoe .... special effects makeup crew: additional crew (as Derrick Devoe)
John R. Fifer .... special effects makeup
Steve Frakes .... special effects makeup crew: foreman
Loren Soman .... special effects makeup crew: additional crew
 
Stunts
Mello Alexandria .... stunts
George Cheung .... stunts
Albert Cutillo .... stunts
Vince Deadrick Jr. .... stunts
Debbie Evans .... stunts
George Fisher .... stunt coordinator
George Fisher .... stunts
Mike Johnson .... stunts
Pat McGroarty .... stunts
Diane Peterson .... stunts
Debby Porter .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Marc Bernier .... still photographer
Levon Besnelian .... best boy
Dennis Bishop .... gaffer
Ed Giovanni .... first assistant camera
Bill Haas .... key grip
Terry Harkin .... camera operator: second unit
Robert Keslow .... second assistant camera
Michael Listorti .... best boy
Ted Marshall .... electrician
Billy Mears .... key grip
Tim Morton .... best boy electric
Mark Peterson .... electrician
Bill Pierson .... grip
Jim Strong .... grip (as James K. Strong)
Luke Wynne .... still photographer
 
Casting Department
Marguerite Cravatt .... extras casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Rick Bross .... wardrobe supervisor
Terri Emilio .... assistant wardrobe
 
Editorial Department
Diane Jackson .... negative cutter
Michael Oleksinski .... associate editor
William Young .... assistant editor (as Bill Young)
 
Music Department
Barbara Pokras .... music editor
 
Other crew
Jennifer Collins .... production assistant
Debbie Diaz .... production coordinator
Greg Dickerson .... production assistant
Stewart Dixon .... production runner
Kelly Gleason .... production assistant
Tony Habeeb .... publicist
Gail Ho .... production accountant
Bruce Loeb .... set security
James Lowenthal .... production runner
James E. Marchwick .... craft service
Robert Mintz .... completion guarantor
Leslie Park .... script supervisor
Mark Perzely .... production assistant
Eric Poppen .... production runner
Rick Reynolds .... production assistant
Albert G. Ruben .... insurance (as Albert G. Rubin)
Alison Savitch .... production assistant
Allyson Schelu .... production secretary
Charles Smithe .... stand-in
Jacob Wellington .... production assistant
 
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Runtime:
95 min
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Color:
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
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Certification:
Australia:M | Australia:R (DVD rating) | Belgium:16 (video rating) | Canada:R (Ontario) | Canada:13+ (Quebec) | Iceland:16 | Norway:18 | UK:18 | USA:R | West Germany:18

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Trivia:
Philip McKeon's movie debut.See more »
Quotes:
Callie Cassidy:Well, would you care to walk around in the scene with your schlong hanging out? Only in your case, darling, it would be a *schlort*.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Rewind This! (2013)See more »
Soundtrack:
SCARY MOVIESSee more »

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5 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Not that bad., 13 December 1999
Author: jcmcm from Los Angeles, CA

Yes, it was a standard cheesy 80s horror movie, but it had some nice touches. The filmmakers ambitiously tried to combine flashbacks with the movie-in-a-movie they were making, which was sometimes confusing, sometimes clever, but definitely worthwhile. You could do a lot worse than this one.

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