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Cheerleader Massacre (2003)

Five high school cheerleaders, their coach and a couple of adolescent sex-crazed guys travel to a cabin in the woods for a weekend getaway only to be killed off one by one by an unseen maniac.

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Julie Corgill ...
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Five high school cheerleaders, their coach and a couple of adolescent sex-crazed guys travel to a cabin in the woods for a weekend getaway only to be killed off one by one by an unseen maniac.

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Just when you thought it was safe to go back to school! See more »

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Rated R for violence, sexuality/nudity, language and some drug material | See all certifications »

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25 March 2003 (USA)  »

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Slumber Party Massacre IV  »

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$60,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Melissa Brasselle, who plays Detective DeMarco, is the daughter of singer Arlene DeMarco and often goes by the name DeMarco in real life. See more »

Goofs

Deputy Adams said she heard gun shots on the 2 way radio after speaking with Sheriff Murdock. The Sheriff had dropped the receiver prior to the gun shots, and therefore would not have been able to hold the transmit button required for the shots to be heard over the radio. See more »

Quotes

Det. DeMarco: This is going to be a long day.
Sherrif Murdock: Yeah, except for one thing.
Det. DeMarco: What's that?
Sherrif Murdock: It's not day anymore, it's night.
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Filmed in Hell-O-Vision and Howdyscope See more »

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References Sorority House Massacre (1986) See more »

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Big chests in small vests, chocolate sauce, and moviedom's crappiest rickety bridge.
9 January 2008 | by (Hampshire, England) – See all my reviews

I've never expected too much from a film by trashy B-movie director Jim Wynorski: a silly premise, some cheapo effects and a bit of nudity from some busty babes, and I'm usually fairly happy.

Well, Cheerleader Massacre delivers on the former and definitely the latter, but unfortunately is a tad light when it comes to the splatter. And when a film has the word 'massacre' in the title, and scrimps on the gore, then Houston, we have a problem.

Wynorski's movie centres on a group of cheerleaders who, along with their teacher, mini-bus driver and a couple of guys, become stranded in the mountains during a snowstorm. They make their way on foot to a deserted mountain retreat, where they find food and shelter. And a crazy killer who wants them all dead! From the outset, good old Jim ensures that his film features plenty of scenes loaded with T&A, and includes the obligatory shower scene, along with numerous other moments in which tasty women get nekkid (including a spot of raunchy softcore sex and a very gratuitous three-babes-in-a-hot-tub scene). None of the women look young enough to be cheerleaders (and are never even seen in their outfits), but who cares about such details when they're all too willing to strip off in the name of art?

I do care, however, about the movie's numerous lacklustre deaths. With such an extremely lurid title, I had been hoping for some inventive bloodletting to go with all of the bums, bush, and boobs; instead, practically all of the killings occur off-screen or feature next to no gore. Only a silly post-decapitation scene (achieved with cheap-as-chips CGI) comes anywhere near to delivering the goods.

Still, if you're feeling in the mood for some titillation, or a bit of slasher silliness minus the grue, then, at 82 minutes, at least Cheerleader Massacre won't be too much of a waste of your time.


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