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Teen Witch (1989)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Family, Fantasy | 28 April 1989 (USA)
High school misfit Louise, at a loss for romance, discovers magical abilities, but the teenage witch finds that she cannot conjure herself true love, so what?



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Louise Miller (as Robyn Elaine Lively)
Richie Miller (as Joshua Miller)
Caren Kaye ...
Lisa Fuller ...
Tina Caspary ...
Shawn (as Tina Marie Casapary)
Megan Gallivan ...
Kiki (as Megan A. Gallivan)
Alsari Al-Shehali ...
Vincent (as Alssari Al-Shehail)
Mr. Weaver (as Shelly Berman)
Daniel William Carter ...
Geek (as Dan Carter)


Louise is not very popular at her high school. Then she learns that she's descended from the witches of Salem and has inherited their powers. At first she uses them to get back at the girls and teachers who teased her and to win the heart of the handsome footballer's captain. But soon she has doubts if it's right to 'cheat' her way to popularity. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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Release Date:

28 April 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cara dolce strega  »

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Did You Know?


According to Robyn Lively during an interview at the screening of Teen Witch at San Francisco's Sketch Fest (2016), the interior of Madam Serena's house was filmed on a sound stage. So, whenever she exits the front of the house, she had to imitate the motion of walking down the steps. See more »


When Louise wishes David to leave her alone and the car swerves into oncoming traffic the cars change and disappear in different angles. See more »


Richie Miller: I took the liberty of ironing your homework.
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References A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) See more »


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Words and Music by Larry Weir & Tom Weir
Performed by Cathy Car
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24 July 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie has no redeeming values. It could possibly be one of the worst movies of all time. Worst acting, worst script, and oh my god, an embarrassment on all the actors resume. At the same time it's freaking irresistible. You have to surrender to the crap fest that this movie is, and then you end up loving it for all it's horriblines... of course the musical numbers are awful, and while watching, I actually feel embarrassed for them... but then I laugh, and then I make fun, ohhh, and what a glorious time you can have watching this awful piece of...

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