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Santa Claws (1996)

 -  Horror  -  22 October 1996 (USA)
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Raven Quinn
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Wayne (as Grant Kramer)
John Mowod ...
Eric Quinn
Dawn Michelucci ...
Angela Quinn
Savannah Calhoun ...
Savannah Quinn
Marilyn Eastman ...
Mrs. Quinn
Julie Wallace Deklavon ...
Peggy Quinn (as Julie Wallace)
Christopher Boyle ...
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Terri Lewandowski ...
Wayne's Mother
Ed Lewandowski ...
Uncle Joe
Amanda Madison ...
Laura Britton (as Christine Cavalier)
Lisa Delien ...
Mary Jane Austin
Sue Ellen White ...
Debbie Darwin
Karl Hardman ...
Bruce Brunswick
Mary Beth Boyle ...
Diane Heller
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A young man finds his divorced mother having sex with a man in a Santa Clause hat and shoots them both dead. Years later, now thinking he is Santa Clause, the man develops an obsession with an erotic horror film star named Raven and begins stalking her. Written by Duke

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Have yourself a very Scary Christmas! See more »

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Rated R for violence and sexual content
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The character of Raven Quinn is loosely based on the actress Brinke Stevens. See more »

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If you wanna pass the times with some cheese, sleaze, and tits- pops this in!
27 December 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

His Slay Bells are Ringing! Have Yourself a Very Scary Christmas! The Christmas horror movie that everyone forgot. I loved it! The plot makes no sense (boy kills mom and fat lover on Christmas, grows up crazy and obsesses over neighbor Scream Queen, so he kills all the people in her life) but it's just a quick lil fun movie with horrible acting (except for Debbie Rochon, she was great) and tons on T and A.

The kills are dull and the cover art is misleading, but nothing stopped me from loving this sleazy lil movie. The killer was over the top and the script was ridiculous at times (Hard to think this was from the Writer of Night of the Living Dead- orig and remake, and Return of the Living Dead. Hm... maybe he should stuck to zombie flicks).

So if you wanna pass the times with some cheese, sleaze, and tits- pops this in!


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