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The Granny (1995)

Video  -  Comedy | Horror  -  23 May 1995 (USA)
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Granny's family wants her dead so they can collect her insurance. While she is on her death bed, she drinks an eternal life potion and returns to the land of the living. She is on a mission... See full summary »

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Granny
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Kelly
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Namon Ami
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David
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Albert
Patricia Sturges ...
Andrea
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Antoinette
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Junior
Samantha Hendricks ...
Amy
Joseph Bernard ...
Mr. Sadler
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Leanne
Dan Woren ...
Lenny
Kedrick Wolf ...
Dr. Hardy
Tyrus ...
Tyrus
Anthony Hickox ...
Frederick
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Granny's family wants her dead so they can collect her insurance. While she is on her death bed, she drinks an eternal life potion and returns to the land of the living. She is on a mission to wreak havoc over her greedy relatives. Written by Josh Pasnak <chainsaw@intouch.bc.ca>

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Being Granny's Favorite Can Be Murder! See more »

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Comedy | Horror

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Rated R for violence and gore, crude sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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23 May 1995 (USA)  »

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Eredi di sangue  »

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[the voices of the now-undead Gargoli family taunts Kelly as she enter the kitchen and sees the pot on the stove. Kelly lifts the cover and, in sheer horror, sees the head of David]
David: Hi, Kelly. Want some soup? Made it myself!
[Kelly slams the cover down, then turns to see an undead Granny]
Granny: [distorted] With a little help from me!
[chuckles]
Granny: Glad you could join us, sweetheart.
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* * out of 4.

Granny (Stella Stevens) has had it with her family. They are greedy, ruthless people who probably want her dead. And how right she is, as they try to attempt to poision her on Thanksgiving day and change her will so they inherit everything. The only good that comes out of the family is her son's illegmate daughter (Shannon Wherry) who has token care of granny most of her life and is supposed to be sole heir to Granny's estate. Well one day, Granny recieves a potion that will give her eternal life, if she and the potion stay out of the sun though. Well guess what, it gets exposed to the sun and granny dies. However she comes back to life as a homicidal, ax swinging demon.

Instead of trying to be your standard, routine slice and dice horror film this feature just goes all out sparing nothing in the process. Stella Stevens is in great form and has some of the funniest one liners in recent memory and Shannon has never been more appealing. The death scenes are possibly some of the most creative and violent in horror film history and the ending is a knockout, especially the dinner table scene with the whole family gathered including dad. Much better then you would expect.

Rated R; Extreme Graphic Violence, Nudity, Profanity, and Sexual Situations.


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