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Flesh Eating Mothers (1988)

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A venereal disease turns an entire town of two-timing mothers into cannibals!

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Robert Lee Oliver ...
Jeff Nathan
Donatella Hecht ...
Linda Douglas
Neal Rosen ...
Rinaldi Vivaldo
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Joyce Shepard
Terry Hayes ...
Timmy Nolan
Katherine Mayfield ...
Suzanne Ehrlich ...
Rita Vivaldo
Louis Homyak ...
Roddy Douglas
Ken Eaton ...
Commissioner Dixon
Alley Ninestein ...
Mrs. Shepard
Michael Fuer ...
Dr. Lee Grouly
Mickey Ross ...
Cylde McDormick
Grace Pettijohn ...
Booty Bernett
Tony DeRiso ...
Frankie Lemmonjello
Marie Michaels ...
Lous McDormick
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For some strange reason, never explained, a few of the local PTA-going mom's suddenly turn on their offspring. For much of the film they walk around town, looking mutated and making unfunny wisecracks. Written by Michael Cucinotta <cucinott@brick.purchase.edu>

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16 September 1988 (USA)  »

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Festim do Inferno  »

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Shot in four weeks. See more »

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The amount of milk in the glass of milk changes. The poured amount is about 1/3 of a full glass, but the drank amount is an almost full glass. See more »

Quotes

Rinaldi Vivaldo: What are we supposed to do? Stay here and have our asses chewed out by our mothers?
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Written by Sherri Lamar and David Wilson
Performed by Sherri Lamar
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campy low budget laugh
25 January 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Flesh Eating Mothers, well what can one say. The title sounded hilarious and it was campy kind of funny with some gags and enough special effects to make a go of a horror film. Mothers get a venereal disease that turns them into flesh eating wicked looking gangs. Of course the film was made back in the day when VD was easily cured. There is not much to compliment here, but I think they were just trying to make a film with a funny theme to get people's attention. They seemed to have a lot of fun making it and I can just imagine what the outtakes would have looked like if they were included. In the end, this is a class D film.


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