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She's Back (1989)

R  |   |  Comedy  |  7 July 1989 (USA)
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A henpecked electrician is nagged by his recently deceased wife into taking revenge on the gang responsible for her death.

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Beatrice
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Paul
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Sherman Bloom
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Razorface
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Det. Brophy
Donna Drake ...
Sally
Anthony Mannino ...
Svatchi
Bobby Di Cicco ...
Bob
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Deli Owner
Gary Yudman ...
Pickle
Sam Cagnina ...
Hedges
Robert Bottone ...
Screwton
Michael Speero ...
Boots
Robert LaMoia ...
Hatchet
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Howling Punk (as Lawrence John Romano)
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Paul is a meek electrician who, with his nagging, dominating wife Beatrice, moves to a new house in a neighborhood stricken by a series of robberies. That night, the gang responsible breaks into their house, beats up Paul, murders Bea, and makes off with the valuables. As Paul is coming to terms with his wife's death, she appears as a ghost only he can see and hear, nagging him into hitting the streets (later with his garbageman neighbor) and avenging her, with some interesting methods of doing so... Written by Kyle Palkowski

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Carrie Fisher is the after-wife! See more »

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7 July 1989 (USA)  »

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Dead and Married  »

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The stunts performed in this motion picture are highly dangerous and have been performed by skilled stunt people, utilizing proper safety equipment. They should not be attempted by any member of the audience. See more »

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Features It's a Wonderful Life (1946) See more »

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ONE NIGHT
Words and Music by Bob Anderson, Jim Loving and Joe Harper
Performed by The Citizenz
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How is a movie this bad ever made?
19 July 2001 | by (Minneapolis, MN) – See all my reviews

Whoa. In the Twin Cities, we have a station that shows a "Big Bad Movie" Monday through Friday. Tonight's nugget was a film with Carrie Fisher called "She's Back" about a really annoying woman who ends up getting murdered when thugs break into her house. Bea (Beatrice) comes back to haunt her husband. She wants him to seek revenge on her killers, hence "she's back". And she won't let him rest until he does so. She irritates him endlessly... and the viewers, too! This movie is truly one of the worst movies I've ever seen. Hey, I like bad movies, though (my fave movie is Xanadu). I was really shaking my head throughout the whole film, wondering who thought this would be a good idea for a movie. Bea is just so annoying. The plot is silly; the acting is bad; the story... well, you get my drift. Anyway, if you wanna see a really bad movie - really really bad movie, check this one out. You won't be disappointed. Heh.


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