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Deadtime Stories (1986)

A babysitting uncle tells his charges three horror stories - about a killer witch, Little Red Riding Hood and a werewolf, and "Goldi Lox" and the three bears.

Director:

Jeffrey Delman

Writers:

Jeffrey Delman (as Jefferey S. Delman), J. Edward Kiernan | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Scott Valentine ... Peter
Nicole Picard ... Rachel (Red Riding Hood)
Matt Mitler ... Willie (Werewolf)
Cathryn de Prume ... Goldi Lox (as Cathryn DePrume)
Melissa Leo ... Judith 'MaMa' Baer
Kathy Fleig ... Miranda
Phyllis Craig ... Hanagohl
Michael Mesmer ... Uncle Mike
Brian DePersia ... Little Brian
Kevin Hannon Kevin Hannon ... Beresford 'Papa' Baer
Timothy Rule Timothy Rule ... Wilmont 'Baby' Baer
Anne Redfern ... Florinda
Casper Roos Casper Roos ... Vicar
Barbara Seldon Barbara Seldon ... Seductress
Leigh Kilton Leigh Kilton ... Seductress
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Storyline

A babysitting uncle tells his charges three horror stories--about a killer witch, Little Red Riding Hood and a werewolf, and a story about "Goldi Lox" and the three bears. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Taglines:

Your Most Terrifying Nightmares Come to Life. You'll Pray for Dawn. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Horror

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

Deadtime Stories

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 November 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Freaky Film Tales See more »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$2,750,741
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Scary Stuff See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Co-star Cathryn DePrume and director Jeffrey Delman lent their voices as the commentators on the pageant that's on TV in the wraparound story. See more »

Goofs

In many of the bedroom scenes, daylight appears to be streaming in through the window. Uncle Mike previously complained how late it was. See more »

Quotes

Uncle Mike: Once upon a time, there was a little girl named "Rachel." Actually, she wasn't all that little. She was a hot-looking high school senior with deep blue eyes, and fine, firm breasts and...
Little Brian: That's not the way Mommy tells it!
Uncle Mike: Shut up, that's the way I tell it.
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Alternate Versions

In the UK, approximately 29 seconds were cut to secure an "18" rating. These included some alternate shots of Goldi naked in the shower and a scene where she telekinetically impales a man with a pole. See more »

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Featured in I Like the Grotesque (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Baby, No Maybe
Lyrics by Jeffrey Delman
Music by Larry Juris
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Culver Theater, still stands in L.A.
30 June 2006 | by amosduncan_2000See all my reviews

I too, paid to see this stink bomb, made as video slowly ate the Movies as we knew them. Like the other poster, I remember the oddly talkie theme song, easily the most interesting thing about the movie. I think the advantage of this kind of low budget film was that they could do one story, and shut down if they were out of money. I remember one with Vincent Price made around the same time that looked like it had been flung together over quite a few years. Anyway, these god awful "Anthology" films were a drive in filler stable for many years. In my humble opinion, the king of bad is "Dr. Terror's Gallery Of Horrors" , a must for bad movie fans. "Deadtime Stories" as noted here, was a cheapo video staple for a long time.


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