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The Vagrant (1992)

 -  Comedy | Horror | Thriller  -  15 May 1992 (USA)
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A business man buys a house, but he has a hard time trying to get of its previous tenant, a dirty bum.

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Graham Krakowski
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Lt. Ralf Barfuss
Marshall Bell ...
The Vagrant
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Edie Roberts
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Judy Dansig
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Doattie
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Chuck
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Mr. Feemster
Teddy Wilson ...
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Derek Mark Lochran ...
Det. Lackson
Mildred Brion ...
Mrs. Howler
Brett Marston ...
Blonde Cop
Ken Love ...
Cop (Buzz)
Katherine Gosney ...
Graham's Mother
Steve Gates ...
Public Defender
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Graham is content! He has a just purchased a new house which he can afford due to his successful well okay job which also comes closer to him with a swell chance of picking up a great girlfriend as a bonus feature. Of course he is something of a suck up yuppie and his potential companion Judy Dansig is sex-crazed real estate agent. However his new home has unwanted guest, a disgraced destitute shrink, who sees a chance to carry on the mind games that led him to his current situation. As Graham starts finding pieces of those around him turning up in places like his fridge and with him getting the blame by the law. Graham struggles hard not to lose it, but that isn't easy as the deaths continue and he starts to even doubt his very own sanity! Written by Suspicious

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Graham Krakowski: I'm not gonna be your test subject no more doc
The Vagrant: Oh come on! You had a boring job, girl and life. Look at you now
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You'll likely never find "Yellow Beard" or this for long
29 July 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a pointless tale of a young urban professional being harassed by a homeless nut-case. Featuring heavyweights such as Ironsides and Paxton betraying its direct to video fate with some fine expeditions into black comedy. It's not very scary unless you are deathly afraid of the homeless, like myself.

Paxton plays a rather sympathetic character (somewhat a rarity for him) and shines as he begins to suspect he is falling victim to some manner of dementia as he is tormented. He quickly becomes "paranoid" and fortifies his newly purchased home against the all too clever Vagrant and proceeds to have his life all but ruined. The plot is thin and thoroughly ridiculous yet the laughs never stop, which is where this title stands head and shoulders above it's B movie ilk

Video stores are chucking this dud left and right so head to some place that sells things that no one wants and pick up a copy. You might not regret it!


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