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Killer Nerd (1991)

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A nerd is harassed by punks, and is the object of ridicule at work. Enamoured by a co-worker, he buys a tape series on how to be cool, summons up his nerve, and goes to the co-worker's ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mimsel Dendak ...
Dream Girl
Toby Radloff ...
Harold Kunkle
Tony Zanoni ...
Leelee
Niko DePofi ...
T.J.
Heidi Lohr ...
Sally
Richard Zaynor ...
Jeff
Greg Miller ...
Slick Dick
Candice Dorco ...
Babe One
Lisa Klevenow ...
Babe Two
Shawn Hayden ...
Commercial Nerd (as Shawn N. Hayden)
Virginia Scott ...
Helen Kunkle
Kim Allen ...
Receptionist
Tina Martens ...
Shampoo Girl
Chip Cipriano ...
Hair Stylist
Teresa Bosko ...
Flower Girl
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A nerd is harassed by punks, and is the object of ridicule at work. Enamoured by a co-worker, he buys a tape series on how to be cool, summons up his nerve, and goes to the co-worker's house, only to find her in the clutches of another co-worker. Dejected, he goes out on the town and parties with some babes, but when their friends, who turn out to be the same punks that harassed him earlier, trash him again something snaps, and the irritants in his life begin experiencing an attrition problem. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Trivia

Toby Radloff kept the blow up doll. See more »

Goofs

Harold Kunkle's weight fluctuates throughout the film. See more »

Quotes

Receptionist: Can I help you?
Harold Kunkle: Yes! Today is the first day of the rest of my life. Life has given me lemons, and I'm going to make lemonade. I got a tiger by his tail and he's mean! I got a stiff upper lip and a tight ass.
Receptionist: Uh-huh. Well what can I do for you?
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References Animal Crackers (1930) See more »

Soundtracks

Rock Forever
Written by Joe Simones, Chris Vogt and Brian Henderson
Performed by Axemaster
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give me a rad 'do
10 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"GIVE ME A RAD 'DO" -one of the best phrases from any movie ever! this nerd attempts to "be cool" by instruction of a set of VHS tapes on how to be cool. and goes to the beauty shop to get a rad hair-do. the result is like every 80's hairstyle all rolled into one. hilarious!~ there are many many other super funny parts that i don't want to give away. please see for yourself!this movie is the best horror/comedy i have ever seen. if you like nerds, or the 80's, or both this movie is right for you.nerd!nerd!nerd! the special effects are also a riot. please see this film. you will not regret it. and you will immediately want to show all of your friends.


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