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Happy Hell Night (1992)

25 years ago at Winfield College, psycho-priest Zachary Malius murdered seven frat boys and was put away in the local asylum. Now, however, the same fraternity stages a prank from which ... See full summary »

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Larry Robinson ...
Orderly
Lisa Nichols ...
Nurse
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Young Henry Collins
Irfan Mensur ...
Young Father Cane
Charles Cragin ...
Malius
Elvis Restaino ...
Jake (as Robert Restraino)
Melissa Blanchard ...
Campus Girl
Jeffrey Miller ...
Ralph
Dennis Gallant ...
Man in Bar
Laura Carney ...
Liz
Kate Delay ...
Susan
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Eric
Scott Bell ...
Pete
Johnny Askwith ...
Bartender
Ted Clark ...
Ned Bara
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25 years ago at Winfield College, psycho-priest Zachary Malius murdered seven frat boys and was put away in the local asylum. Now, however, the same fraternity stages a prank from which Malius is inadvertently set free and returns to the house to repeat his crime... Written by Chrys Hudson <hudson103@hotmail.com>

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Kappa Sig Girl: [on note she wrote to Eric] You didn't get laid, but you definetly got screwed. Kappa Sig.
Kappa Sig Girl: [to mirror] If I'm not here when you get back, feel free to start without me.
[smiles]
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Pretty good when it gets into gear
23 January 2014 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

"Happy Hell Night" came out at a time when the slasher craze had well and truly died, as the same ideas were being recycled over and over again, and this one is no different, here we have a killer priest who escapes from a mental hospital after 25 years for murdering a group of college students and surprise surprise, he sets out to do it again to a new group of college kids.

Happy Hell Night is an OK effort and I actually liked it more than I thought I would, once the first half hour is over and the killer priest starts killing, it actually starts livening up and there are some touches in the gore department, but I could have done without the stupid cheesy one liners from the killer, as it would have made him a whole lot creepier, and the supernatural element was done rather well and it does set it apart from the other slasher fodder that came out during this point.

All in all "Happy Hell Night" is an okay movie once it gets going although it does take quite a while and the cast weren't very interesting but they do get killed which is a bonus, and this movie may just be another run of the mill early 90's slasher, but it's still OK.


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