2 user 10 critic

Night of the Dribbler (1990)

The Watergate Plumbers, a poorly-performing college basketball team, lose their best players one by one to death and dismemberment at the hands of a mysterious masked stalker.





Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.2/10 X  

Tony Washington is killed by a gang of rampant trendy teenagers. Molly Mokembe is a voodoo lady who brings him back from the dead to seek revenge on his killers so he can rest in peace.

Director: Jack Bravman
Stars: Adam West, Jon Mikl Thor, Tia Carrere
Pledge Night (1990)
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

As a silly frat boy prank, Young Sid is boiled in a tub of acid. Years later he returns to wreak havoc on the new generation of brothers in his old fraternity.

Director: Paul Ziller
Stars: Todd Eastland, Dennis Sullivan, Craig Derrick
Buried Alive (1990)
Thriller | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

A young woman goes to teach at the Ravenscroft Institute, a spooky old girls' school overrun by ants and staffed by various ex-mental patients. Spurred on by a series of horrific ... See full summary »

Director: Gérard Kikoïne
Stars: Robert Vaughn, Donald Pleasence, Karen Lorre
Maniac Nurses (1990)
Action | Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.4/10 X  

Bizzare, often perverse yarn about nurses in a metropolitan hospital who seduce then murder male patients.

Director: Léon Paul De Bruyn
Stars: Susanna Makay, Hajni Brown, Celia Farago
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

An ex-cop, now working as a hack novelist, is called out of retirement to help investigate a string of deaths that appear to be the work of a serial killer but soon are revealed to be the ... See full summary »

Director: William Malone
Stars: John Stinson, Diana Davidson, Jonathan David Moses
Berserker (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

Six young adults in the woods run afoul of a berserker, a viking warrior who dons the fur and snout of a bear, and are slain in turn by him.

Director: Jefferson Richard
Stars: Joseph Alan Johnson, Greg Dawson, Valerie Sheldon
Demon Wind (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Cory and friends visit a broken down old shack in the middle of nowhere to investigate the mysteries of his past. After realizing that his grandparents dabbled in black magic, demons and ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Philip Moore
Stars: Eric Larson, Francine Lapensée, Rufus Norris
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

The Caribbean swamps which is to be made into a holiday resort is terrorized again by a second monstrous crocodile which is killing off anyone unfortunate to be on the water.

Director: Giannetto De Rossi
Stars: Richard Anthony Crenna, Debra Karr, Ennio Girolami
Deep Blood (1990)
Adventure | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  

Several young men have to stop an ancient native American evil in the form of a killer shark which is attacking a small beach community.

Directors: Raffaele Donato, Joe D'Amato
Stars: Frank Baroni, Allen Cort, Keith Kelsch
Blood Harvest (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

In a small town, people are being murdered by having their throats cut.

Director: Bill Rebane
Stars: Tiny Tim, Itonia Salchek, Dean West
The Sender (1982)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A disturbed telepathic man is able to transmit his dreams and visions into the minds of the people around him.

Director: Roger Christian
Stars: Kathryn Harrold, Zeljko Ivanek, Shirley Knight
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Jack Bravman
Stars: Joel Olson, Bonnie Mak, Dominique St. Croix


Cast overview, first billed only:
Coach Cherry / Danny Gibson / Dick Airhead
Stan Bates
Cynthia Mantel ...
Dean Marks
Michael Sullivan ...
Dean Cook
Bill Saddler ...
Mr. Bates
Sherwood Kendall ...
Mel Glover
Brian Rabey ...
Mr. Wilson
Glenn Scott ...
Lucky Luke
Brigitte-Anne Pelletier ...
Debbi Dixon
George Thomas ...
High Top
Michael Burns ...
Joseph Krunch
Alex Thoby ...
Awesome Morgan
Ikkee Battle ...
Georges Town
Alberto Guevara ...


The Watergate Plumbers, a poorly-performing college basketball team, lose their best players one by one to death and dismemberment at the hands of a mysterious masked stalker.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Comedy | Horror





Release Date:

8 September 2009 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs



See  »

Did You Know?


Remained unreleased in the United States until 2009 when Code Red released the film onto DVD. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

If I was a ref, I'd T this movie up so fast! So fast!
6 October 2009 | by (Happy Land, who lives in a Gumdrop House on Lolly Pop Lane) – See all my reviews

Ha, what a bust this movie was! Before popping it in I was only aware of the awesome cover and title of the movie. You'd think Night of the Dribbler would be somewhat of a horror movie, right? Well you'd be dead f@ckin' wrong. This flick is nothing but a comedy. A very corny and lame comedy.

Night of the Dribbler revolves around a few silly things. A bet between two stupid deans, a story of confidence for the secretly talented equipment manager, a mystery of who the masked Dribbler is, and of course the zany antics of the Coach/Detective/Announcer of Fred Travalena. Mash all that stuff together and ya got the movie.

The movie as a whole isn't a complete total piece of crap, as it's horrendous in an so-so entertaining way. Ya got silly death scenes (one guy dunks a ball with two hands on a razor rim and gets his hands cut off), and the talented Fred Travalena (R.I.P.) occasionally succeeds with his in your face humor. But most of the time you're sitting there dumb-faced at all the lame jokes, and waiting for another scene with the Dribbler.

The scenes of basketball are pretty funny in a sh!tty way. That is if you actually like basketball. I love the game, so I find the ridiculously awful talent of everyone involved (besides the black dudes) to be pretty funny. The introduction scene before the game where all the players came out and were shooting bricks and air-balls was some good, stupid stuff.

But when it comes down to it, this movie's bad with a capital B. If you were foolish enough to think this was part horror, then think again. Only check this flick out if you love the round-ball or have a super duper ticklish funny bone, as this film shoots thousands of air-balls (jokes) at you.

5 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Movies first ever release nxt month IFeelCream
Unbelievable thbeard1
anyone seen this..... moviefan72000
Good Movie: More Comedy Then Horror mickeyesbbeck
Discuss Night of the Dribbler (1990) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: