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Night of the Creeps (1986)

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Alien brain parasites, entering humans through the mouth, turn their host into a killing zombie. Some teenagers start to fight against them.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Chris
... J.C.
... Cynthia
... Ray Cameron
Wally Taylor ... Detective Landis
Bruce Solomon ... Sgt. Raimi
... Coroner
... Brad (as Allan J. Kayser)
... Johnny
... Pam
June Harris ... Karen
... Young Scientist
... Steve
... House Mother
... Psycho Zombie
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Storyline

In 1959, an alien experiment crashes to earth and infects a fraternity member. They freeze the body, but in the modern day, two geeks pledging a fraternity accidentally thaw the corpse, which proceeds to infect the campus with parasites that transform their hosts into killer zombies. Written by <crow_steve@hotmail.com>

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If you scream... you're dead. See more »

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Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi

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22 August 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Homecoming Night  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$591,366
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Greg Nicotero and Howard Berger play Zombie extras. See more »

Goofs

During the scene when Chris and J.C. are confronted, one shot shows the second-unit AD clearly in the background waving towards people off camera to stay out of the shot. See more »

Quotes

Chris Romero: Detective, other than confessing to a murder, is there a point to this conversation?
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Referenced in Adjust Your Tracking (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
Written by Jerome Kern (uncredited) and Otto A. Harbach (uncredited)
Performed by The Platters
Courtesy of PolyGram Special Projects, A Division of PolyGram Records, Inc.
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Now This - Is Something To See

This movie is so super cool. I love this movie. Even though the stars are like second - billing , this movie is still like no other - its original all in it's own right. Had to be a drive - in film from the looks of the release date. Wish I seen it there! If you have a slug in you , on you or around you - to say the least - you're totally bumming. 80s comedy - horror at its best. Makes you laugh and scares you into jumping out of your seat. Spooky. Funny and different make this a favorite of mine...and maybe yours! I rate this 9 / 10


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