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Rumpelstiltskin (1995)

R  |   |  Fantasy, Horror  |  24 November 1995 (USA)
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In the 1400s, Rumpelstiltskin is imprisoned inside a small jade figurine. In modern-day Los Angeles, the recently widowed wife of a police officer, with baby in tow, finds her way into a ... See full summary »

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In the 1400s, Rumpelstiltskin is imprisoned inside a small jade figurine. In modern-day Los Angeles, the recently widowed wife of a police officer, with baby in tow, finds her way into a witch's shop and purchases a certain figurine, resulting in the cackling beast being freed and demanding possession of the baby. Written by Brian J. Wright <tyrannorabbit@hotmail.com>

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Fantasy | Horror

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

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24 November 1995 (USA)  »

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Distorcido no Inferno  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$294,991 (USA) (9 August 1996)

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$294,991 (USA) (9 August 1996)
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The story occurred in 1472, not 1471. See more »

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[first lines]
Rumpelstiltskin: Bastards! She gave her word.
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References The A-Team (1983) See more »

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My Kind of World
Written by Charles Bernstein
Vocal by Jimmie Wood
Published by Turnstyle Music ASCAP & Milan Music ASCAP
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Ludicrous horror movie
8 January 2003 | by See all my reviews

Well, you'd have to be pretty desperate to tolerate this stupidity, and this comes from someone who actually enjoyed "Leprechaun"! Actually, the movie that director/writer Mark Jones mostly rips off here is "The Terminator"! (if you a fan, you'll recognize at least three "homages"). Rumpelstiltskin's puns are utterly lame ("Now we're smoking"), and the male hero is incredibly irritating. However, I agree with the person who wrote that the movie's only redeeming factor is the strong, credible performance given by the actress who plays the female lead. In fact, she's so good that she doesn't fit in with the rest of the picture. (*1/2)


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