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Leprechaun -- A horrific Leprechaun goes on a rampage after his precious bag of gold coins is stolen. He uses all of his magical destructive powers to trick, terrorize and kill anyone who is unlucky enough to hinder his relentless search. In a frantic attempt to survive the wrath of the Leprechaun, Tori and her friends scramble to find the only weapon known to kill this Irish monster...a four-leaf clover.
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Writer (WGA):
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Release Date:
8 January 1993 (USA) See more »
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An evil, sadistic Leprechaun goes on a killing rampage in search of his beloved pot of gold. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Warwick Davis ... Leprechaun

Jennifer Aniston ... Tory Reding

Ken Olandt ... Nathan Murphy

Mark Holton ... Ozzie

Robert Hy Gorman ... Alex (as Robert Gorman)

Shay Duffin ... Dan O'Grady

John Sanderford ... J.D. Reding
John Voldstad ... Shop Owner

Pamela Mant ... Mrs. O'Grady
William Newman ... Sheriff Cronin

David Permenter ... Deputy Tripet
Raymond C. Turner ... Dispatcher (as Raymond Turner)
Heather Kennedy ... Waitress
Tim Garrick ... Customer (as Timothy Garrick)

Alexandra Sachs ... Little Girl's Voice (voice)
Brandon Sachs ... Little Boy's Voice (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Klexius Kolby ... Busboy (uncredited)
David Tripet ... Security Guard (uncredited)

Directed by
Mark Jones 
Writing credits
Mark Jones (written by)

Produced by
Mark Amin .... executive producer
Barry Barnholtz .... associate producer
Jim Begg .... supervising producer
Jeffrey B. Mallian .... producer
Michael Prescott .... co-producer
David Price .... co-producer
William Sachs .... co-producer
Original Music by
Kevin Kiner 
Robert J. Walsh 
Cinematography by
Levie Isaacks (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Christopher Roth 
Casting by
Lisa London 
Production Design by
Naomi Slodki 
Art Direction by
Tim Papienski 
Set Decoration by
Linda S. Brown 
Costume Design by
Holly Davis 
Makeup Department
Gabriel Bartalos .... makeup artist: Leprechaun (as Gabe Bartalos)
Lisa Buono .... key makeup artist
Klexius Kolby .... assistant makeup artist (as Kolby)
Randy Westgate .... assistant makeup artist
Production Management
Tim Grover .... post-production supervisor
Richard Jordan .... post-production supervisor
Russell D. Markowitz .... unit production manager (as Russ Markowitz)
Christopher Roth .... post-production supervisor (as Chris Roth)
David Tripet .... executive in charge of production
Cami Winikoff .... production supervisor
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Susan Albright .... second second assistant director
Andrea Netze .... second assistant director
Adam C. Taylor .... first assistant director (as Adam Taylor)
Art Department
Gabriel Bartalos .... sculpture and painting
Lee Biggs .... carpenter
Ivan Cat .... storyboard artist (as Ivan The Cat)
Mark F. Dennett .... swing man (as Mark Dennett)
John Dorman .... additional artwork
Thom Enriquez .... additional artwork
Joe Kane .... lead man
Mark Luine .... property master
Elan Papa .... property master
Emel Schlee .... scenic dresser
Phil Stevens .... art assistant
Michael W. Moore .... prop maker (uncredited)
Sound Department
Tom Amelotte .... sound re-recording mixer
Mike Anderson .... boom operator
Joe Barnett .... foley mixer
Madeline Ellis .... sound assistant
Rod Ellis .... post-production sound supervisor
Michael Florimbi .... sound mixer
Clifford 'Kip' Gynn .... sound assistant: additional photography (as Cliff Gynn)
Todd Herman .... adr editor
Sean Macias .... foley artist
Sharon Michaels .... foley artist
Kara Nanas .... sound assistant
Geoffrey Patterson .... sound mixer
Craig Roberts .... sound recordist
Scott Smith .... dialogue editor
William Smith .... pre-dubbing mixer (as Bill Smith)
William Smith .... sound re-recording mixer (as Bill Smith)
Reinhard Stergar .... sound mixer: additional photgraphy
Jeffrey R. Whitcher .... sound effects design editor (as Jeffrey Whitcher)
Special Effects by
John Deall .... mold maker
Joel Harlow .... mold maker
David Kindlon .... animatronics
Visual Effects by
Larry Arpin .... optical camera
Ken Herbster .... optical camera
Michael Hyatt .... special effects animation
Leon Stankevich .... optical line-up
Andy Armstrong .... stunt driver
Tony Cox .... stunt performer
Susan Hurtado .... stunt performer
Billy Bob Jackson .... stunt performer
Kurt D. Lott .... stunt performer (as Kurt Lott)
Cole S. McKay .... stunt coordinator (as Cole McKay)
Denise Lynne Roberts .... stunt performer
Susan Rossitto .... stunt performer
Deep Roy .... stunt performer
Yannick Derrien .... stunts (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Arthur Scipio Africano .... second assistant camera (as Arthur Africano)
Todd Appleman .... gaffer
Paul Bacca .... grip: additional photography
William Beal .... best boy electric
Albert Gerald Bozian .... crane operator
Kris Conde .... additional photography: second assistant camera
Peter Cornford .... electrician
Lawrence Dolkart .... best boy rigger: additional photography
Greg Dudler .... key rigging grip: additional photography
Ron Edmonson .... electrician
Louie Escobar .... grip: additional photography
Lance Fisher .... additional photography: first assistant camera
Frank Gallardo .... generator operator
Héctor G. Gallardo .... generator operator (as Hector Gallardo)
Steve Gero .... gaffer: additional photography
Steve Gero .... rigging key grip
Harvard Gordon .... crane operator
Andy Graham .... first assistant camera
Lisa Guerriero .... loader: additional photography
Matt Gulbin .... grip (as Matthew Gulbin)
Michael Gulbin .... dolly grip
Mitch Gulbin .... best boy grip
Mitch Gulbin .... key grip: additional photgraphy
Ron Hoffman .... electrician
Bruce Jagoda .... electrician: additional photography
Scott Jensen .... grip
George T. Kalinski .... grip (as George Kalinski)
Jean-Pierre Marangokis .... rigging electrician (as Jean-Pierre Marangakis)
Bob Myers .... key grip
Karen L. Ogle .... still photographer (as Karen Ogle)
John Overacker .... grip
Steve Price .... grip: additional photography
Joseph Ressa .... electrician (as Joe Reesa)
Bill H. Roberts Jr. .... second assistant camera (as William Roberts Jr.)
Alexander Salazar .... best boy grip: additional photography
Eric Scott .... electrician: additional photography
Bryan Shere .... electrician: additional photography
Kurt E. Soderling .... assistant camera
Vadim Suslov .... grip: additional photography
Greg Tapper .... electrician
Matthew Taylor .... electrician
Scott Toland .... rigging electrician
Wayne Trimble .... first assistant camera (as Wayne Tremble)
Animation Department
Michael Hyatt .... rotoscope artist (as Mike Hyatt)
Casting Department
Catherine Stroud .... casting assistant
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Judy DiBerardino .... key wardrobe
Editorial Department
Steve Caldwell .... negative cutter
Richard Conkling .... first assistant editor (as Richard H. Conkling)
Casey Dake .... assistant editor
J.R. Post .... negative cutter (as JR Post)
Ron Wengler .... color timer
Steve Wolfson .... assistant editor
Location Management
Mark Zetler .... location manager
Transportation Department
Hank Baumert Jr. .... transportation captain (as Hank Baumert Sr.)
Hank Baumert Jr. .... transportation captain
Milo Brown .... driver: water truck
Dave Garber .... shotmaker driver (as David Gaber)
Roger Greer .... driver: honeywagon (as Roger Grear)
Peter Helm .... driver: honeywagon
Tom O'Mara .... driver
Other crew
Mary Bannon .... assistant: Mr. Jones
Barbara Bass .... studio teacher
Brian Cantor .... production assistant
Lexxie Cariste .... first aid (as Lexxie)
Lexxie Cariste .... script supervisor (as Lexxie)
Jon Dawe .... machinist
John Dorman .... additional artwork
Thom Enriquez .... additional artwork
Victor Flores .... production assistant
Dan Frye .... fabricator
Jay Gowey .... location representative: Lakeview Hospital
Kent Hamilton .... insurance
David L. Hewitt .... supervisor (as David Hewitt)
Alex Iker .... production assistant: additional photography
Elizabeth Keifer .... assistant: Mr. Prescott (as Liz Keifer)
Nedra Kudrow .... travel arrangements
Roger La Rue .... pilot
Kevin LaRosa .... pilot (as Kevin La Rosa)
Eric Leisher .... crew
Kim Lindemeon .... bug wrangler
JoAnn May-Pavey .... completion guaranty provider (as Joann May-Pavey)
Kevin McCarthy .... crew chief (as Kevin Francis 'Boomer' McCarthy)
Jesse Parton .... craft service
Andrea Riordan .... assistant: Mr. Mallian
Sydney Conrad Shapiro .... script supervisor: additional photography (as Sydney Conrad)
Sabrina Sipantzi Ballard .... production coordinator (as Sabrina Sipantzi)
G. Bruno Stempel .... crew (as Bruno Stempel)
Truman Van Dyke .... insurance
Vesna Vuynovich .... craft service
Bill Walker .... production accountant
Ray White .... production assistant: additional photography
Warren Wilensky .... assistant: Mr. Price
Mandana Yamin .... production secretary
Ann August .... special thanks
Jim Ball .... special thanks
Elmy Bermejo .... special thanks
Karen Dare .... special thanks
Debra Early .... special thanks
Bruce David Eisen .... special thanks (as Bruce David Eisen Esq.)
Diane Healey .... thanks
Andrew Hersh .... special thanks
Jonathon .... special thanks
Jim Keegan .... special thanks
Glen A. Larson .... special thanks
Mel Levine .... special thanks (as Congressman Mel Levine)
June Lockhart .... special thanks
George Lucas .... special thanks
Sammy Montoya .... special thanks
Sally Packard .... special thanks
Ellen Phillips .... special thanks
Norm Prescott .... special thanks
Dan Quayle .... special thanks (as Vice-President Dan Quayle)
Joe Ruby .... special thanks
Nick Thiel .... special thanks
Alona Tripet .... special thanks
Cami Winikoff .... special thanks

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Rated R for horror violence and language
92 min
Aspect Ratio:
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Sound Mix:
Australia:MA15+ | Germany:16 (Blu-Ray version) (uncut) | Germany:18 (DVD rating) | Germany:16 (VHS/DVD rating) | Iceland:16 | Italy:VM14 | Mexico:B | Netherlands:16 | New Zealand:R16 | Norway:15 | Singapore:PG (cut) | Singapore:PG13 (re-rating) | South Korea:12 | Spain:18 | UK:15 | USA:R (certificate #31759) | USA:PG-13 (edited version)
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Did You Know?

According to Warwick Davis, the movie was originally planned as a scary kid's film, but the studio thought it would work better as a more adult horror, so inserts were filmed to increase the gore and violence.See more »
Continuity: In the scene in the coin shop, the shop owner's suspenders go back and forth from being hooked in the back and not being hooked. It starts after Alex and Ozzie leave for the restaurant.See more »
[first lines]
Leprechaun:[the Leprechaun talks to himself while sitting over his pot of gold] Ah! Try as they will, and try as they might, who steals me gold won't live through the night.
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Movie Connections:
Referenced in Jason vs. Sadako (2003)See more »


Why was the leprechaun obsessed with shining shoes?
Is this Jennifer Aniston's first movie?
Who dies in the movie?
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43 out of 57 people found the following review useful.
Get "Lucky" with Jennifer Aniston!, 2 April 2004
Author: alexduffy2000 ( from Hollywood, USA

"Leprechaun" is Jennifer Aniston's only big screen appearance before she became a star on "Friends", and WOW! she looks hot! I'm not a fan of hers, and I've never watched "Friends", but she is drop-dead gorgeous in this film, 23 or 24 years old and just beautiful! Oh yeah, there's a leprechaun in this movie too...

I really liked this cheap, low-budget B horror flick. It's bad, but I'll be darned if it's not engaging and compulsively watchable. Much of the credit has to go to Warwick Davis, the evil leprechaun. It's not that he's particularly clever or funny, but he's very engaging, and in spite of myself, I kept wanting to see where he'd pop up next, even when it was predictable. I want more Leprechaun, luckily(?) there's another 5 movies to watch in the series. This film is the truest definition of "It's so bad it's good" that I've come across in recent memory. A lot of fun!

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