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TerrorVision (1986)

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A family's new satellite TV system starts receiving signals from another planet, and soon it becomes the passageway to an alien world.

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Cast

Cast overview:
... Suzy
... Stan
... Raquel
... Sherman
... O.D. (as Jonathan Gries)
... Grampa
... Spiro
... Cherry
... Medusa
... Norton
... Nutky
William Paulson ... Pluthar
John Leamer ... Chauffeur
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Storyline

Stan installs a state-of-art satellite TV system for his dysfunctional family. However, he accidentally picks up a signal from another planet and his television system becomes the gateway between the two planets. A ravenous alien creature comes to his apartment and only their son Sherman (Chad Allen) sees the monster, but his parents do not believe in the boy. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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People of Earth, your planet is about to be destroyed... We're terribly sorry for the inconvenience. See more »

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Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi

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14 February 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

TerorVizija  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$320,256, 17 February 1986, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$320,256, 17 February 1986
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

When Suzy introduces the monster to music, her arm is resting on top of Sanyo's first CD player model, the DAD-8. It was made between 1983-84 and is sought out by collectors for its rarity and quality sound. See more »

Goofs

When Pluthar is talking to Suzy and Sherman, his skin is glossy and reflective of light. Upon learning that the "beast has ingested earthlings," cutting back from Suzy and Sherman, his skin appears dull and muted. See more »

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[first lines]
Raquel Putterman: [Raquel watches her exercise program while Stanley works on the satellite dish] Stanley! Stanley! Quit screwing around... Stanley! Stanley, I'm right in the middle of my program. For Christ's sakes, Stanley!
Stanley Putterman: Lay off me, Beautiful. I almost got this baby wired.
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Connections

Featured in Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: TerrorVision (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

TerrorVision
Written and Performed by The Fibonaccis
Produced by Ron Goudie
© 1986 Smell Brain / Amgine
Administered by Bug Music
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TerrorVision owns the WORLD!
30 January 2005 | by See all my reviews

TerrorVision is one of the most original B-Films ever made. A very sexy Elvira type woman named Medusa, a heavy metal dude named OD, plenty of awesome FX and alien monsters. Ted Nicolaou directed this horror/sci-fiction/comedy. Movies like this need to be released. I swear, I have seen some HORRIBLE films make the DVD jump. Why in the hell can't TerrorVision? Its an absolute crime. A CRIME I tell you! But wait! Now, you too can help. Yes, thats right. There's now a petition to get TerrorVision on DVD once and for all! It is located at PetitionSpot.com. I'm having trouble posting the link for it, so if it doesn't work go to google or petitionspot and look fr the TerrorVision DVD petition. Come on, go sign it and help!


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