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Bad Channels (1992)

Video  -  Sci-Fi  -  25 June 1992 (USA)
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An alien determined to capture human females takes over a radio station to do it.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Willis
Martha Quinn ...
Lisa Cummings
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Vernon Locknut
Michael Huddleston ...
Corky
Roumel Reaux ...
Flip Humble
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Dan O'Dare
Rodney Ueno ...
Moon
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Peanut
Charlie Spradling ...
Cookie
Steve Tietsort ...
Trucker
Ron Keel ...
Grits / Truck Stop Band
Alex Bookston ...
Mr. Baker
Daryl Strauss ...
Bunny
Michael Caldwell ...
Goofy Guy
Allison Gammon ...
Goofy Girl
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Storyline

An alien lands in a small town and promptly takes over the local radio station. The disk jockey, Dan O' Dare, well known for his publicity stunts, becomes a hostage. The alien uses the radio station and Dan's amused audience to target and subsequently shrink women for his collection. Written by Dave Smith <dave@stat.colostate.edu>

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In space, no one is safe from rock 'n' roll. See more »

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Rated R for language
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Cosmo  »

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Goofs

When Dan leaves the radio station he gains another shirt and a leather jacket. See more »

Quotes

Peanut: This son of a bitch is crazier than a tree full of owls!
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Crazy Credits

Dollman appears after the end credits. See more »

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References Star Trek (1966) See more »

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Somewhere in the Night
Performed by Fair Game
Written by Ron Keel
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Early Classic from Full Moon!
16 April 2001 | by (Ohio, USA) – See all my reviews

Yes, of course the movie is campy, ridiculous, pointless and under budget. But it is a gem in the Early full moon vault. I love it! Own it and watch it from time to time. IT makes me chuckle. Much better than many of the Recent jokes Full Moon is releasing.....Hard to find...however, check Ebay....

6 out of 10


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