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Ice Cream Man (1995)

Poor Gregory. After being released from the Wishing Well Sanatorium, all he wants to do is make the children happy. So Gregory reopens the old ice cream factory, and all the unappreciative brats are reprocessed into the flavor of the day.

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Poor Gregory. After being released from the Wishing Well Sanatorium, all he wants to do is make the children happy. So Gregory reopens the old ice cream factory, and all the unappreciative brats are reprocessed into the flavor of the day.

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Rated R for strong horror/terror and gore, and for a brief view of a sexual photo | See all certifications »

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9 May 1995 (USA)  »

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El vendedor de helados  »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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Clint Howard is the brother of Happy Days star and Apollo 13 (1995) director Ron Howard. See more »

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When the Ice Cream Man's store is being trashed by the police, you see Ice Cream Man wading around in the spilled ice cream. Ice cream gets all over his shoes and his pant legs. Later on when he is outside, there is no ice cream glop on his shoes, and his pants are clean. See more »

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Ice Cream Man: You got any suspects?
Det. Maldwyn: That's classified ice cream man. Classified.
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The Best 80s B-Horror Movie from the 90s
22 February 2003 | by (Troy, NY) – See all my reviews

A friend and I were down and needed a good 80s horror movie to perk us up. Ice Cream Man appeared to fulfill our needs down at the video store, esp. since our store only carried the version that lacked the blood on the outer box.

This movie was exactly what we expected, but better, a cheesey, histarically 80s horror movie with our favorite washed up stars, including Rebecca from Passions and the Proffesor from Teanage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2.

The only scary part of the movie was what we found out about it on imdb.com : 1) The movie was made in '95 although the entire thing is right out of the 80s, just look at what they are all wearing and the size of thier hair.

2) The director Paul Norman has directed over 100 films, with Ice Cream Man being the only film that was not pornographic.

All in all this is a great movie if you need a laugh, you will get more than one.


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