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Cherry Falls (2000)

R  |   |  Comedy, Horror, Mystery  |  25 August 2000 (UK)
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In the small town of Cherry Falls a psychotic murderer is killing off the virgins of the local high school.

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A psychotic serial slasher starts a bloodthirsty murder rampage at Cherry Falls high school that only kills the local high school virgins. This leads to the local teenage population organising a sex party in order to lose their virginity and thus no longer be targets... Written by L.H. Wong <lhw@sfs.org.sg>

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Get Laid... Or Die! See more »


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Rated R for strong violence/gore, teen sexuality, language and some drug content | See all certifications »

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Cherry Falls - Asesino de vírgenes  »

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$14,000,000 (estimated)

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£241,171 (UK) (25 August 2000)

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ESP 317,877,751 (Spain) (29 June 2001)
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The films German title is 'Sex oder stirb!' meaning 'Sex or Die!' The bizarre title for the Mexico release was 'Corre... no grites' which translates to 'Run...Don't Scream'. See more »

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During the final confrontation between Jody and The killer, she shoves the killer by the balcony fences. However when the killer falls off the balcony, the fence in front that barricades the balcony has disappeared. See more »

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[Jody is helping Mr. Marliston carry a heavy clothing trunk down into his basement]
Jody Marken: [grunting] This trunk is heavy! What's in it?
Leonard Marliston: [grinning] Your dad. Maybe mine.
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In the final bits of credit under the SPECIAL THANKS: it reads NO VIRGINS WERE HARMED DURING THE MAKING OF THIS MOTION PICTURE. See more »

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"Like a virgin, stabbed for the very first time...."
4 March 2002 | by (Wrexham, North Wales) – See all my reviews

The success of the `Scream' series spawned many clones, this being a reasonable attempt. The makers of such scream clones were obviously faced with a dilemma, how not to stray too far from a winning formula – yet be original at the same time – therefore in this one they give the story a little twist. Here, the preposterous twist is that the killer only kills virgins! – sending the youths in the local village sex mad - in order to save their life, obviously!!.

As bad as it sounds, its not all bad, especially when the absolutely delicious Brittany Murphy is the lead role as the daughter of the local sheriff (Michael Biehn) who is investigating these grisly murders – and guess what, she's a virgin!!. The final twist is pretty good, although if you really think about, the killers motive for hating all virgins isn't really that convincing, Fun though if you take it for what it is, enjoyable rubbish!!


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