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Michael
Jason Horst ...
Kyle
Joshua Miller ...
Josh (as Joshua Jon Miller)
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Uncle Harry / Mr. Jenkins
Marilyn Pitzer ...
Chicken Lady
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Counter Guy
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Tough Dude
Kathy MacQuarrie ...
Tough Chick
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Old Man
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Zombie (as Doug Benson)
Marie Wright-Perry ...
Tart
Bob Zamudio ...
The Ripper / Fly #2
Gary DePew ...
Sea Captain Ghoul
Tim Edwards ...
Ken Daly ...
Farmer Ghoul / Pest Control Guy
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Two brothers camping with their cousin try to frighten each other by telling stories. There are two main narrations: one involves strange happenings at an elementary school; the other, a teenage boy with a peculiar interest. Written by Mike Stark <stark@math.idbsu.edu>

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Pesadilla mortal  »

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Trivia

The popular Garbage Pail Kids stickers of the 1980's are seen in the bathroom scene of the Elementary School. See more »

Goofs

The position of Danny's books and his backpack changes. See more »

Quotes

Uncle Harry: Well dunk my bread in the gravy. How'd you manage to get yourself in a mess like that?
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Crazy Credits

The end of the credits show The Willies logo along with the sound of a beast See more »

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I either give it a two thumbs up... or a two thumbs down...
1 January 2008 | by (Ohio) – See all my reviews

This is one of those movies that's so campy you can't help but laugh at it, but at the same time, the kid-audience orientation of the movie almost justifies some of the campyness... like, the acting is definitely on par for what a kid-tailored movie would look like, but there are so many weird little faux pas that make me also think it's just a movie that's so bad it'd good. There are a lot of things you see that may be interesting as a thought, but when executed in filming are not so great (like that weird plastic spider hanging down in the fly kid's basement while he is working... it's obviously fake, but has no purpose anyway).


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