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Night of the Scarecrow (1995)

R  |   |  Horror, Sci-Fi  |  31 August 1996 (Japan)
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A group of drunk teenagers accidently set free the spirit of a warlock, which possesses a scarecrow. The scarecrow goes on a bloody rampage killing the descendents of the men who had killed... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Elizabeth Barondes ...
Claire
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Dillon
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Frank
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George
Howard Swain ...
The Scarecrow
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William
...
Danny
William Joseph Barker ...
Kyle
...
Barbara
...
Stephanie
Cynthia Merrill ...
Lorraine
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Ben (as Bob Harvey)
Robin Bernardi ...
Fountain Girl
...
Deputy #1
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A group of drunk teenagers accidently set free the spirit of a warlock, which possesses a scarecrow. The scarecrow goes on a bloody rampage killing the descendents of the men who had killed the warlock a century before. A newcomer and the daughter of the mayor try to stop it before it is too late and the warlock can reincarnate... Written by Parca Mortem <icy_shadow@rocketmail.com>

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Terror has come home to harvest See more »

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Horror | Sci-Fi

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31 August 1996 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

A madárijesztő éjszakája  »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

The original script had a bunch of one-liners made by the Scarecrow that were eventually removed when director Jeff Burr became involved with the project. See more »

Goofs

The cop shoots his six shooters nine times when he's in the attic. See more »

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Referenced in Halloween: 25 Years of Terror (2006) See more »

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User Reviews

A great slasher film in the lines of "FRIDAY THE 13TH"
2 April 2003 | by See all my reviews

A entertaining movie with laughs and scares and things in a scarecrow movie that had to be said, like "HOW ABOUT A LITTLE FIRE, SCARECROW". A enjoyable scare fest.

ON A SCALE OF 1 - 10 STARS (10 BEING BEST)

I GIVE "NIGHT OF THE SCARECROW"

9 STARS

ON THE POSITIVE SIDE:

1) INNOVATIVE (Strong and unique plot line that plays on the Scarecrow of the "WIZARD OF OZ" 2) GOOD EFFECTS (Realistic and scary) 3) GREAT MONSTER (Cool monster suit)

ON THE NEGATIVE SIDE:

10) OKAY ACTING (SOME OF THE ACTING NEEDED WORK)


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