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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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When the fairy tale ends, the nightmare begins. See more »

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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)  »

Also Known As:

Distorcido no Inferno  »

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Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

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

Quotes

[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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Not what I expected...
3 September 2002 | by (Chicagooooooo) – See all my reviews

When I rented this film, I was expecting a genre-defying horror version of the classic children's tale. Anyone who has seen SNOW WHITE: A TALE OF TERROR knows what I am talking about. But, what we have instead is a modern-day version of RUMPELSTILTSKIN, a movie that tries desperately to be like the "Leprechaun" series, which was even worse.

There are no big names in the film, but the acting is not TOO bad. It could've been better, though.

The film is an angry mess of a horror movie that never seems to know what it wants to do with itself. Many parts are good, and I think that RUMPELSTILTSKIN was one of those 'sleeper' hits of the year. This one gets 3/5.


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