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The Pumpkin Karver (2006)

R | | Horror | 31 October 2006 (USA)
It's Halloween in West Minister, and teenager Lynn Starks is attacked by a man wearing a pumpkin face mask in the basement of her house. Her younger brother Jonathan is carving a pumpkin in... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Jonathan Starks
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Lynn Starks
Brian Kary ...
MIB #1
Bryan Jamerson ...
MIB #2
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Alec / Pumpkin Face
Terrence Evans ...
Ben Wickets
Jonathan Conrad ...
A.J.
Jared Show ...
Grazer
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Lance
Mistie Adams ...
Yolanda
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Rachel
Briana Gerber ...
Viki
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Spinner
David Phillips ...
Bonedaddy
Amy Cowieson ...
Go-Go Dancer
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Storyline

It's Halloween in West Minister, and teenager Lynn Starks is attacked by a man wearing a pumpkin face mask in the basement of her house. Her younger brother Jonathan is carving a pumpkin in the kitchen and hears her sister crying for help. He uses the knife to protect his sister, stabbing the assaulter. When they take the mask off his face, they realize that the man is Lynn's boyfriend Alec, playing a prank on Lynn. One year later, the siblings move to Carver, and they are invited to a Halloween party in the field. Lynn introduces her friend Tammy to her brother, who is haunted by Alec, and Jonathan stays with Tammy. However, her former boyfriend Lance bullies Jonathan along the night. Meanwhile, several youngsters are attacked by someone wearing a Pumpkin Face mask, carving their faces. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Rated R for violence/gore, language, some sexuality/nudity and teen drinking | See all certifications »

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31 October 2006 (USA)  »

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Pumpkin Karver - A Nova Face do Terror  »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Director Robert Mann and his girlfriend Amy Cowieson made the guns for the Men in Black trick or treaters using tinfoil and water pistols. See more »

Goofs

As the party begins, the camera reveals the party band and clearly shows the "Austin Powers" kid and the blond Charlie's Angel dancing to the music; however, immediately afterward, the camera pans to the van outside, where the same characters are making out. See more »

Crazy Credits

Twice during the end credits, the killer's face is shown while he taunts the audience and giggles hysterically. See more »

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References Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997) See more »

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Damn You
Written by Bobby Bognar
Performed by The Piper Downs
Courtsey of Wheat From Chaff Music, ASCAP
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A creative "B" horror flick
15 November 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie in the theater on it's opening night (a preview). I've got to say, it has a very creative plot twist right out of the gate which I think sets it aside from most of the low budget, predictable horror flicks. There are a lot of fun, weird kill scenes (my favorite killing is the guy who gets it at the pumpkin patch). Okay, so we're not seeing any big movie stars running around in this movie, but you can't gage a horror movie on it's star power. It's a low budget hack and slasher but it's right up there with all the other low budget hack and slashers. I believe this movie has the potential to become one of those popular, underground horror flicks. A nice rental...


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