Curdled (1996)

R  |   |  Comedy, Crime, Thriller  |  27 September 1996 (USA)
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Gabriella, a Colombian immigrant, is obsessed with understanding violent crime. The current string of murders by "The Blue Blood Killer" of affluent Miami socialites provides her with ... See full summary »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Paul Guell
Katrina Brandt
Mel Gorham ...
Caridad Ravelo ...
Sandra Thigpen ...
Lupita Ferrer ...
Marie Clement
Red Haired Waitress (as Sabrina Cowan)
Charles Tucker ...
San the Barback (as Charles J. Tucker)


Gabriella, a Colombian immigrant, is obsessed with understanding violent crime. The current string of murders by "The Blue Blood Killer" of affluent Miami socialites provides her with fodder for her scrapbook of death. She lands a job with a post-murder cleaning service and during a Blue-Blood clean-up job, discovers evidence that police have overlooked. Written by Amy Searls <>

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After the killer kills, after the living are dead, somebody has to clean up the mess. See more »


Comedy | Crime | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence/gore, and for brief language | See all certifications »





Release Date:

27 September 1996 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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$2,309,723 (estimated)

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Did You Know?


Though he didn't write the theme (as widely believed), and the music is not his usual style, Guns N' Roses guitar god Slash performs on the title theme. See more »


Early in the movie, one of Paul's victims writes his name on a tile floor just before she dies. The penmanship changes from shaky and faint, to steady and thick. See more »


[first lines]
Young Gabriela: Mommy, is this the house from Hansel and Gretel?
Young Gabriela's Mother: Yes, Gabriela.
Young Gabriela: Where's the witch?
[gunshots outside]
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Crazy Credits

SPOILER At the very end of the credits, after the copyright notice, there is a scene showing Gabriela driving a car, with Eduardo, playing the tape she recorded with Paul's voice saying her name after his death. See more »


Remake of Curdled (1991) See more »


Performed by Slash and Marta Sanchez
Courtesy of Geffen Records
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This film was originally a 20 minute short by Reb Braddock. Braddock extended this after seeing the success of his short. Angela Jones plays the lead character superbly. For those of you not familiar with Jones, she is the Taxi Driver in Pulp Fiction. William Baldwin plays the killer. Angela Jones' character is mesmerized by murder scenes and gets a job with a company that cleans up after murders. She soon comes in contact with the murderer on the job site and the suspense begins to build. Great performance by Angela Jones and a brilliant story and dialogue provided by Braddock.

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