Teens trapped on an island are haunted by a demon hidden inside...a pinata.
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Monica (as Kasey Fallo)
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Jake
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Paul
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Lisa (as Lara Boyd Rhodes)
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Julia Mendoza ...
Carmen
Aeryk Egan ...
Larry
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Julie (as Daphnee Duplaix)
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Bob
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Connie (as Tressa di Figlia)
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Shaman
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Teens trapped on an island are haunted by a demon hidden inside...a pinata.

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A Weekend To Dismember. See more »

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Horror | Thriller

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

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David Hillenbrand:  one of the two detectives at the end. See more »

Goofs

At the end, the girl runs at the creature and says "How do you like this, motherfucker?" with her mouth shut. See more »

Quotes

Lisa: Monica, I need to pee.
Monica: Just hold it in.
Lisa: I have been waiting for over an hour.
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Referenced in Pinata: Making of the Monster (2003) See more »

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Cherry Missile
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Stunningly Awful
28 February 2007 | by See all my reviews

I don't understand why this movie isn't on the Worst 100 list. I've seen 7 movies on that list, and this one is worse than any of those. If I gave a 10th grade class an assignment to create special effects and they turned in the ones in this movie, I might feel sorry enough for them to give them a D. I hope they didn't pay the special effects team more than $500. Not only are they embarrassing poor, the animated figure doesn't look like the costumed figured used in the close ups.

Meanwhile the acting is so stiff that one is left wondering if the final footage came from the 2nd or 3rd reading of the script. Or if the script was simply being written an hour before the filming.

If you are looking for a silly horror movie to watch with a group of friends for laughs, this is a very good candidate. On that scale, I would give it an 8.


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