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Society (1989)

R | | Comedy, Horror | 11 June 1992 (USA)
An ordinary teenage boy discovers his family is part of a gruesome orgy cult for the social elite.

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Clarissa Carlyn
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Milo
Ben Meyerson ...
Ferguson
Charles Lucia ...
Jim Whitney
Concetta D'Agnese ...
Nan (as Connie Danese)
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Jenny Whitney
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Shauna
Ben Slack ...
Dr. Cleveland
David Wiley ...
Judge Carter
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David Blanchard
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Petrie
Maria Claire ...
Sally
Conan Yuzna ...
Jason
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Storyline

Bill is worried that he is 'different' to his sister and parents. They mix with other 'upper class' people while Bill is more down to earth. Even his girlfriend seems a bit odd. All is revealed when Bill returns home to find a party in full swing. Not for the weak of stomach. Written by Rob Hartill

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Rated R for bizarre sexuality and violence, and for language. | See all certifications »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Billy Warlock was hesitant to show his bare ass during his sex scene, as it was scripted. Luckily the scene was scheduled late in production and he was able to refuse the shot without being fired. He jokingly claimed he doesn't have a nice butt. See more »

Goofs

Towards the end of the movie Bill goes home to confront his parents. When looks out the window and sees their car pull up it's night, but when he goes down stairs to greet them it's suddenly day. See more »

Quotes

Bill Whitney: Paranoid? I'm not paranoid. All my fears are real.
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If You Aint Got Money
Music & Lyrics by Mark Ryder & Phil Davies
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Weirdos and Incest
18 March 2006 | by (Bear, Delaware) – See all my reviews

More off-the-wall incest junk, this one from Brian Yuzna. Everyone in his wealthy social circle in Beverly Hills treats Bill (Billy Warlock) like crap. That's because he ain't been invited in "Society" yet. Needless to say, this society that he's not a part of is f---ed up and involves any amount of strange activities including incest, perversion, secrets, and the infamous "feeding" scene.

Lovers of bizarre cinema will get a kick out of this one and the body horror special effects by Scremin' Mad George are money (but semi-crude)for the most part. I borrowed this one but thought enough to buy myself a copy. 7/10.


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