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Slaughter High (1986)

Eight people are invited to their old high school for their ten-year reunion where a fellow former student, disfigured from a prank gone wrong, is out to seek revenge.
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Cast

Cast overview:
Caroline Munro ... Carol
Simon Scuddamore ... Marty
Carmine Iannaccone ... Skip
Donna Yeager Donna Yeager ... Stella (as Donna Yaeger)
Gary Martin ... Joe
Billy Hartman Billy Hartman ... Frank
Michael Safran ... Ted (as Michael Saffran)
John Segal John Segal ... Carl
Kelly Baker Kelly Baker ... Nancy
Sally Cross Sally Cross ... Susan
Josephine Scandi ... Shirley
Marc Smith ... Coach
Dick Randall ... Manny
Jon Clark Jon Clark ... Digby
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Storyline

A group of popular students play a cruel prank on a shy nerd resulting in a terrible accident. Years later a reunion is held where each of the students face a stalker killer who may be the same nerd out for revenge. Written by Losman <losman@express-news.net>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Marty was the dork of Doddsville High. One day he got mad... then he got even! See more »

Genres:

Horror | Thriller

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
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Details

Country:

UK | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 November 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

April Fool's Day See more »

Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (uncut)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Simon Scuddamore who played Marty died of an intentional drug overdose shortly after filming. The killer in later scenes is writer/director Mark Ezra wearing the jester mask. See more »

Goofs

When Ted finds his old shoes in his locker, he hands them to Skip and says "There you go Skip - You're always borrowing from me anyway...". Yet, his mouth doesn't move. See more »

Quotes

Carol: We'll take my car. It starts every time.
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Alternate Versions

The Australian version is gore-free See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Big Box: The Body Shop (2010) See more »

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Laughs Scares and English accents
17 December 2001 | by the colsterSee all my reviews

YES, the plot is hardly plausible and very thin. YES, the acting does range from average to laughable. YES, it has been done so many times before. However what we are dealing with is a film that does not shy away from these facts and pretends to be nothing more than it is. There are indeed some original death scenes and the tension does increase throughout the movie. In addition you are never more than a few minutes away from a gory killing. I urge everyone to watch this film with an unprejudiced eye and see it for what it set out to be; a scary, funny slasher flick with a theme tune second to none.


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