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Stitches (2012)

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A clown comes back from the dead to haunt those who took his life during a fatal party mishap.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Tom
Shane Murray-Corcoran ...
Vinny (as Shane Murray Corcoran)
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Kate
Thommas Kane Byrnes ...
Bulger
Eoghan McQuinn ...
Richie
Roisin Barron ...
Sarah
Hugh Mulhern ...
Paul
Tommy Cullen ...
Dan
Lorna Dempsey ...
Mary
Jemma Curran ...
Jenny
Ryan Burke ...
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Tom's Mum
Kelianne Coughlan ...
Young Sarah
Kevin Smith ...
Young Paul
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Storyline

The clumsy and unfunny clown Richard "Stitches" Grindle goes to the birthday party of little Tom and the boy and his friends play a prank with Stitches, tying his shoelaces. Stitches slips, falls and dies. Six years later, Tom gives a birthday party for his friends at home and the clown revives to haunt the teenagers and revenge his death. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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You'll Die Laughing

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Comedy | Horror

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong bloody violence and gore, sexual content, language, drug and alcohol use - all involving teens | See all certifications »

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26 October 2012 (Ireland)  »

Also Known As:

Bohóc a pokolból  »

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Daniel Radcliffe was offered tom . See more »

Goofs

Throughout the film, Tom's telescope is never fitted with a focal/magnification lens. Even though it shown being "focused", all that anyone would ever see is a small point of light, the scene smaller than would be seen by the human eye. See more »

Quotes

[to Sarah after decapitating Paul by kicking his head off]
Stitches: Sorry about Paul he had to head off!
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Connections

References A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987) See more »

Soundtracks

Thunder From Down Under
Performed by Tugboat
Written by Dave Coffey and Joe Keating
Owner of track Tugboat
Used by the kind permission of Tugboat
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Surprisingly good.
31 October 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I went to the cinema to see 'Sinister', but it was full, so we went and saw Stitches instead. I'm so glad we did! This film was classic! I expected a horror, but I wasn't at all prepared for how much it'd make me smile. Ross does a brilliant job bringing his character to life, and the story and kids wrapped around the concept are just tacky enough to reek of stereotype, but just different enough to keep you entertained and smiling (such as Bulger doing the splits at the gym, or the 'bully' actually being the only character in a stable, functional relationship).

Brilliant film, a lovely surprise to what would have otherwise been a disappointing evening!


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