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Girlfriend from Hell (1989)

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The inventor of the condom-- now God's bounty hunter- is tasked with tracking down and capturing the Devil, who has possessed the body of a high school wallflower in order to feed on human souls via sex.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Maggie
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Chaser
Lezlie Deane ...
Diane (as Lezlie Dean)
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David
Anthony Barrile ...
Carl
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Rocco
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Freda (as Sarah Kate Coughlin)
Hilary Morse ...
Alice
Brad Zutaut ...
Teddy
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Carl's Dad
Alba Francesca ...
Carl's Mom
Renee Wayne Golden ...
Mother Superior
Laura Bruneau ...
Sister Franks
Kim North ...
Sister Beans
Susan Rome ...
Nun with Gun
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Storyline

The Devil is a woman! She is on the run and being pursued by God's "chaser", (who is an ex-lover coincidently). The chase drops her in the lap of an ongoing birthday party where shy Maggie is on a blind date with equally shy David. As the Devil inhabits Maggie's body the fun starts. First she proves that there is no one that she cannot offend, most especially her girlfriends when she takes their boyfriends upstairs for some killer (no shit) sex. As the bodys pile up the chaser arrives. Lovers tiff doesn't begin to go into the arguing that ensues as the plot reveals that the devil is pissed because she is jealous of her boyfriends over-enthusiastic flirting. Every woman in the film wants to pound our chaser into pulp as his obnoxiousness escalates. Also not to be messed are the crop of Nuns with rocket launchers and semi-automatic weaponry. Quick trips in and out of deep space, bodies in the bathtub, and restaurants where the food attack the patrons. A must see, must rent, and must own... Written by Tari <shipley@dis.org>

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The devil made her do it... not that she minded...

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Comedy | Fantasy

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30 March 1990 (Portugal)  »

Also Known As:

A Noiva que Veio do Inferno  »

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Trivia

Was originally planned to be called "Babysitter From Hell", in which Maggie would become possessed by the devil and terrorize the children she was babysitting. This was later changed to "Girlfriend From Hell" Which would allow more adult themes and have more grown up actors working full time. See more »

Goofs

Maggie's bottle of red wine disappears between shots whilst walking over to Teddy sat on the couch at the party. See more »

Quotes

Rocco: Aww... What a nice sweater. Thanks, Alice.
Maggie: Who brought this?
Alice: I did. It's Rocco's present.
Maggie: Oh, SHIT! I forgot to get the birthday boy a present.
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Special thanks: God See more »

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Referenced in Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship & Videotape (2010) See more »

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Girlfriend from Hell
Written and Performed by Eric Jorgenson & Carol Bozzio
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it rocks
19 March 2002 | by See all my reviews

this movie has always made me laugh out loud. i make all my friends watch it. some people might not enjoy it but i say anything that has nuns with guns in it is a riot. i own the vhs copy and hope that there will be a dvd version soon i have already wore out my vhs copy from watching it so much.


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