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The Clown at Midnight (1999)

R  |   |  Horror, Thriller  |  9 February 1999 (USA)
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Seven teenagers are stalked by a murderous clown while refurbishing an old opera house.

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Mr. Caruthers
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Ellen Gibby
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Kate
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George
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Monica
Melissa Galianos ...
Walnut
J.P. Grimard ...
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Taylor
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Ashley
Vicki Marentette ...
Lorraine
Jonathan Barrett ...
Lorenzo
John Bluethner ...
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Pauline Broderick ...
Julia
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After Kate's friend Monica invites her to help clean up an old opera house where her mother was killed in a play she starred in, she is skeptical. But when the doors suddenly get locked from the outside, she has good reason to be. She starts having visions of her dead mother getting killed down in the basement and everyone starts to see a mysterious clown. When people start dying they decide that they have to get out quick. When the clock hits twelve, someone wants her to be in the final scene with them. Written by Kyle <Kyleshivers@aol.com>

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Ashley: What are you thinking?
Taylor Marshall: Huh?
Ashley: I asked you what you were thinking.
Taylor Marshall: Nothing.
Ashley: You can't be thinking about nothing. Even a retard has something on his mind.
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References Opera (1987) See more »

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Moments of Rain
by Phil Deschambault and The Jonah Stone
Performed by Phil Deschambault
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This film is a clown
14 October 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

A group of kids are methodically stalked by a killer in clown makeup while they are cleaning up an old opera house. Who lives? Who dies? Who cares?

Say what you will, but clowns are just inherently frightening for some reason. Furthermore, it takes some serious talent to make a killer clown that's not scary in any way, sense, or from. Not one iota. This robs the viewer of even silently cheering while the group of stereotypical, asinine, unlikable characters get slashed. A real chore to sit through.

Eye Candy: Liz Crawford as Ashley gets briefly topless


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