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Tim Young ...
Lester Dwervick
Todd Rex ...
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Judy Patterson
Jen Richey ...
Morgan
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Stephanie
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Chad
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Sheriff Patterson / Hewitt (as Aristide Sumatra)
Jason Simon ...
Eddie Barclay
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Farmer Hailey / Burt
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Rhonda
Sonja Ecker ...
Mrs. Melton
Derrick Bishop ...
Mitch (as Armont Casale)
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Jake
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Tiger
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Greg
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A high school outcast who lives in a trailer with his mother finally meets a friend. He wants to ask her if they can go the next step, but then sees her kissing another boy at a party. He runs home only to find his mother having sex with a drunk. He starts yelling, but is countered by the drunk when he suffocates him and makes him look like he hung himself. The scarecrow comes in when the boy's soul is pushed into it. He goes out for revenge. Written by Huggi Bear

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Rated R for violence/gore, language and some drug use | See all certifications »
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25 March 2003 (USA)  »

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A Vingança do Espantalho  »

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$250,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Another day was almost shut down when the lead actor, Lester, was falling in a coma because of diabetic problems which he was forget telling the production company. They had to call the police which was good for another reason: The locals of a trailer park didn't really appreciate the presence of the movie crew filming there, after the police came by they where quiet. See more »

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When Stephanie walks away from her boyfriend's corpse after his heart is ripped out, he draws a quick breath. See more »

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Film is dedicated to Dario Argento. See more »

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Followed by Scarecrow Slayer (2003) See more »

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Puppet Master Theme Song
by Richard Band
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B-Movie Gem
5 June 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

What a fun b-movie! Shepis is absolutely beautiful and the Scarecrow is a distinct and original. He really brought me back to the monsters of the 80's. The budget is obviously low and not everybody is Pacino behind the lens but it doesn't matter because it never once takes itself seriously. From the trailer trash redneck to the high flying martial arts moves of the Scarecrow, this is truly a b-movie gem. Grab some refreshments, snacks and a couple friends and kick back and relax. I enjoyed this film so much I went out a purchased all 3 Scarecrow films. Sure, they're not for everybody but to each his own. Sometimes you just have to set the thinking cap down and smile.


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