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The Silence of the Hams (1994)
"Il silenzio dei prosciutti" (original title)

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The federal agent Joe Dee Foster is currently investigating a serial killer, helped by doctor Animal who is isolated in a maximum security jail.

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A rookie FBI agent, Jo Dee Foster (Billy Zane), has been assigned to work on the case of the Psycho Killer, a killer who has killed over 120 people. But to find out more about the Psycho Killer, Jo is forced to meet Dr. Animal Cannibal Pizza (Dom DeLuise), a famous doctor turned cannibal who ate pizzas with human body parts. Meanwhile, Jo's girlfriend, Jane Wine (Charlene Tilton), has just stolen $400,000 in cash from her money-hungry boss, Mr. Laurel (Rip Taylor), so she and Jo can be happy, but gets lost in a really horrible storm, caused mostly by a special effects crew behind her car, and stops at the Cemetery Motel, where the owner, Antonio Motel (Ezio Greggio), is dominated by his insane mother ('Shelly Winters'). Written by Will

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Slark, raving comedy.

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11 March 1994 (Italy)  »

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The Silence of the Hams  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)
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Quotes

Joe: You know, you look better in pictures.
Detective Martin Balsam: You should see me in a bikini.
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O SOLE MIO
Sung by Dennis McNeil
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BURN THE FILM, BURN THE NEGATIVE, BURN THE CREATORS!
11 June 2000 | by (Staffs, England) – See all my reviews

This is the worst spoof, no worst film I have ever seen. Now I can enjoy a spoof as much as the next man, Airplane, Top Secret, Spaceballs Hot Shots & Blazing Saddles rank up as some of my favourite films. But this, this! This piece is garbage is not a spoof, well okay maybe it is meant to be but it's just totally un-funny! All the gags can be seen coming down the motorway towards you from a thousand miles away! None of the jokes even raised a smirk. Please, your lifetime is too short to waste it watching this movie. In fact don't even read this review stop now! In fact I'm wasting my own time reviewing this when I could reviewing good films! AGHHHH, I'm outta here!!!!!!!


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