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Little Monsters (1989)

A boy discovers an incredible and gruesome world of monsters under his bed.

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Cast

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Boy
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William Murray Weiss ...
Todd
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Ronnie Coleman
Amber Barretto ...
Kiersten
J. Michael Hunter ...
Mr. Finn
Tom Hull ...
Principal
Magbee ...
Bus Driver
Lisa Cain ...
Holly's Friend
Tony Bonsignore ...
Beach Bum
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Storyline

A child meets the monster that lives under his bed. He even becomes one of his best friends. Soon the child discovers a whole new world of fun and games under his bed where pulling pranks on kids and other monsters is the main attraction. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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bully | bed | monster | friend | boy | See All (27) »

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Some friends can be REAL MONSTERS. And some monsters can be REAL FRIENDS.


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PG | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

25 August 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Chicos monsters  »

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Box Office

Budget:

ESP 20 (estimated)

Gross:

$793,775 (USA)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

In the scene where Daniel Stern is asking Fred Savage to get the monster's autograph, the tickling was improvised and Savage's reactions are genuine. See more »

Goofs

When glen is flipping through the channels without the remote he puts on a Celtics game and then phillies games where harry kalas announcers mike schmidt's name then when glen opens the window and asks brian and eric if they seen the remote because he wants to watch the sox and celtics games however inter league play did not begin until 1997 so their is no way the redsox could be playing the phillies. See more »

Quotes

Maurice: You got your stupid remote control back. Now how about lighting a candle or something? These lights are painful.
Brian Stevenson: [studies remote] Hey, what about the batteries?
Maurice: I ate 'em for breakfast. I'd give 'em to ya right now but double A battries constipate me, ok? How bout a little later?
Brian Stevenson: That's gross.
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Crazy Credits

After the song "Road to Nowhere" the rest of the audio track is Maurice eating Dorito's. See more »


Soundtracks

LET'S GO
Performed by The Paladins
Courtesy of Wrestler Records/Rounder Records
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Kids' comedy promotes bad values

Little Monsters (1989) Fred Savage, Howie Mandel, Daniel Stern, Ben Savage, Margaret Whitton, D: Richard Alan Greenburg. Teenager Savage moves into a new house where questionable pranks are being set off, and he's getting blamed for them all; he traps the culprit from underneath his bed: a mischievous eleven-year-old monster named Maurcie, who takes him down to his monster underworld complete with zero adult-supervision. Profanity-stricken kids' comedy has a real mean streak by worst of all-influencing bad values and lessons. Running Time: 103 minutes and rated PG for language and violence. * ½


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