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Twister (1989)

 -  Comedy  -  June 1989 (USA)
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An oddball family on a Kansas farm are trapped in their farmhouse by an impending storm. The patriarch of the clan is a retired soda pop tycoon. He is currently dating a children's TV ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Cleveland
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Maureen Cleveland
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Howdy
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Chris
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Stephanie
Lindsay Christman ...
Violet
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Lola (as Charlaine Woodard)
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Virginia
David Brown ...
Bob Breevort
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Man in Barn (as William Burroughs)
Joyce Cavarozzi ...
Woman in Bathroom
Sarah Cochran ...
Tomboy Girl
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Doctor
Raleigh Lackey ...
Stan Manley
Ralfe D. Reber ...
Golfer
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An oddball family on a Kansas farm are trapped in their farmhouse by an impending storm. The patriarch of the clan is a retired soda pop tycoon. He is currently dating a children's TV evangelist. Also living at the farm is his layabout daughter and her precocious 8 year old daughter, his would-be artist son, the son's fiancée, and the black maid. Also thrown into the mix is the daughter's ex-husband, a ne-er-do-well who is seeking to get back in his ex-wife's good graces. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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There's a natural disaster in the heartland of America. It's called the Cleveland family. See more »

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When everyone is in the basement and discussing what they would do during their "last hour", a boom mic comes down in front of the painting just behind Howdy (Crispin Glover) right after Stephanie's answer. See more »

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DANCE ETIQUETTE
By The Uncalled Four
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twisted
25 August 2003 | by (pittsburgh pa) – See all my reviews

This is a great film with an amazing cast. Crispen Glover is at his freakiest . His guitar solo is amazing. Also watch out for a cameo by William Burroughs. Truly a cult classic. This is on my top ten list. Don't miss this twisted film.


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