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Shrunken Heads (1994)

 -  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 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
Troy Fromin ...
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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Cabeças Voadoras  »

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Sally: They're dead, Mr. Sumatra.
Mr. Sumatra: Who's dead?
Sally: Tommy and-and Bill and that new kid. They're dead, just... murdered.
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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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No One Lives Forever
Performed by Oingo Boingo
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One of the most original film visions
17 November 1998 | by (Washington State) – See all my reviews

This film is one of the most original visions ever produced, sort of a demented Joe Dante fever at work. This is the type of film that should be lovingly fostered and encouraged. I guarantee that there's not quite another film out there like this one. A must-see.


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