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Killer Tomatoes Eat France! (1992)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi | 18 November 1992 (USA)
After escaping from jail, Professor Gangreen plots to take over France and eventually the world, by having his hapless assistant impersonate Louis XVII.

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Michael
Angela Visser ...
Marie
Steve Lundquist ...
Igor / Louis the XXVII (as Gerard Lundquist)
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Rick Rockwell ...
Ze Capitan
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Concert Emcee
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Prison Official
Bill LaFleur ...
Le Warden
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Tour Guide
Arnie Miller ...
Tourist who has to go
Michael F. Lambert ...
Artist
Harold MacPherson Jr. ...
Frenchy, Marie's Father
D.J. Sullivan ...
Marie, Marie's Mother
Amy Lawrence ...
Marie, Marie's Sister
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Handsome French guy
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After being busted out of jail by his tomatoes, Professor Mortimer Gangrene begins a new plot to take over the world by inserting his hapless lackey Igor into the throne of the King of France. Written by Erin Mills <mill0622@badger.snow.edu>

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You'll never go veg again!

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In The Basement of Death, there are two board games that fall off the shelves: the Family Ties board game and The Addams Family board game. Marc Price (Michael) played Irwin 'Skippy' Handelman on '"Family Ties" (1982)', and John Astin (Professor Mortimer Gangreen) played Gomez Addams on _"The Addams Family" (1964)_. See more »

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Although a comical disclaimer within the end credits states, "The Producers wish to point out that there is no King of France and there has not been since the French Revolution of 1789," indeed several monarchs ruled France during much of the nineteenth century. See more »

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Michael: What am I worried about? I'm 22 years old, I'm backpacking through France... Life is wonderful. Oh, who am I kidding. Michael J. Fox is a major motion picture star and I'm making a Killer Tomatoes movie, part 4!. What am I worried about? I'm making a movie. I'm filming in France. I've got a piece of the merchandising! It beats dinner theater.
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Portentous Music by Rick Patterson (La musique est mucho dinero) See more »

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References Family Ties (1982) See more »

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That's Amore, Dude
Written by Rick Patterson (BMI)
Performed by Janet Tober
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Part 4 of the Tomato Trilogy, fantastic.
12 January 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The Killer Tomato movies are all great, but this one was the best. The Tomato puppets were fantastic, especially Fangmato. John Astin was once again great as Dr. Gangreen. I hope they make a 5th movie soon, I cant wait to see the Killer Tomatoes again. Also they really should release this movie on DVD along with the cartoon series from the early 90's. I think that too many people look down on these movies without even giving them a chance, or they watch them with the mindset of not liking them to begin with. If you like the first one, the second one, or the third one, then you will like this one. The one thing I think they should have done with this film is make a theme song for it, instead there is just an instrumental. The theme song is hilarious in the first movie, and then even better in Return of the Killer Tomatoes, so why stop making new songs!! Anyway, bottom line, if you are a fan of the other films, or a fan of comedies in general, you should watch this movie.


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