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Shrunken Heads (1994)

R  |   |  Comedy, Horror, Thriller  |  1 May 1994 (USA)
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When three N.Y. kids are murdered, the local Hatiian voodoo priest re-animates their shrunken heads to exact revenge. Complications arise between one of the heads and his former girlfriend.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Julius Harris ...
Mr. Sumatra
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Big Moe
Aeryk Egan ...
Tommy Larson
Rebecca Herbst ...
Sally (as Becky Herbst)
A.J. Damato ...
Vinnie
Bo Sharon ...
Bill Turner
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Freddie Thompson
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Booger Martin
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Podowski
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Mitzi (as Leigh Allyn Baker)
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Mr. Larson
Billye Ree Wallace ...
Mrs. Wilson
R.J. Frost ...
The Vipers
Randy Vahan ...
Plumber
Don Dolan ...
Arresting Cop
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When three N.Y. kids are murdered, the local Hatiian voodoo priest re-animates their shrunken heads to exact revenge. Complications arise between one of the heads and his former girlfriend.

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They're superheroes from the heads...to their necks.


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1 May 1994 (USA)  »

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Cabeças Voadoras  »

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The majority of the actors in the bus scene, with the exception of director Richard Elfman, won their roles as part of a contest. See more »

Quotes

Podowski: Hey man, let me hang at your pad tonight!
Booger Martin: Hell no.
Podowski: Come on, be a pal! my mom won't let me in the house.
Booger Martin: Your own mom won't let you in the house?
Podowski: She says I scare her.
Booger Martin: Ahahahahah, All right, come on asshole!
Podowski: Hey, thanks Boog, thanks a lot.
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Crazy Credits

After the credits Mitzi is seen talking to a big woman. She turns and screams when she sees Big Moe and Vinnie cleaning up garbage after being turned into zombies. See more »

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References Psycho (1960) See more »

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No One Lives Forever
Performed by Oingo Boingo
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Shrunken Heads is Great!!
21 October 1999 | by (Nashville) – See all my reviews

I loved this dark, funny, strange little film. The plot was brilliant, and held me and my friends through all the twists and turns. We laughed our heads off at all the hilarious, dead panned lines of Lt. Col. Aristide Pierre Lafite Sumatra, of the Ton Ton Macoute - the friendly neighborhood news vender and witch doctor. This was a real treat!


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