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The Monster Squad ()


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A young group of monster fanatics attempt to save their hometown from Count Dracula and his monsters.

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Sean (as André Gower)
Robby Kiger ...
Patrick
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Del - Sean's Dad
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Count Dracula
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Frankenstein's Monster
Brent Chalem ...
Horace
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Rudy
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Phoebe
Michael Faustino ...
Eugene
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Emily
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Scary German Guy
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Desperate Man (as Jonathan Gries)
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Detective Sapir
Lisa Fuller ...
Patrick's Sister
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E.J.
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Derek
Carl Thibault ...
Wolfman
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Gillman
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Mummy (as Michael MacKay)
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Van Helsing
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Pilot
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Co-Pilot
Robert Lesser ...
Eugene's Dad
Gwill Richards ...
Mr. Metzger
Ernie Brown ...
Night Watchman
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Peasant Girl
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Squad Room Cop #1 (as Paul Barringer)
Julius LeFlore ...
Squad Room Cop #2
Jim Stephan ...
Squad Room Cop #3 (as Jim Stephen)
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Rookie Cop
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Beefy Cop
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TV Anchorwoman
Gary Rebstock ...
TV Anchorman
David Wendel ...
Army General
Charly Morgan ...
Vampire Bride with Possom
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Driver of Coroner Van
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Pantry Girl / Vampire
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Pantry Girl / Vampire (as Joan-Carrol Baron)
Julie Merrill ...
Pantry Girl / Vampire
Marianne De Camp ...
Mrs. Carlsen
Paul Van Camp ...
Guy in Ground Hog Day
Riad Galayini ...
Girl in Ground Hog Day (as Riad)
Jake ...
Pete
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jean-Paul Hellendall ...
Nerd (uncredited)

Directed by

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Fred Dekker

Written by

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Shane Black ... (written by) &
Fred Dekker ... (written by)

Produced by

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Keith Barish ... executive producer
Rob Cohen ... executive producer
Peter Hyams ... executive producer
Neil A. Machlis ... co-producer (as Neil Machlis)
Jonathan A. Zimbert ... producer

Music by

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Bruce Broughton

Cinematography by

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Bradford May ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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James Mitchell

Editorial Department

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Beau Barthel ... associate editor (as Beau Barthel-Blair)
John Duffy ... associate editor
Gillian L. Hutshing ... assistant editor
Bob Kaiser ... color timer
Beverly Pinnas ... assistant editor

Casting By

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Penny Perry

Production Design by

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Albert Brenner

Art Direction by

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David M. Haber

Set Decoration by

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Garrett Lewis

Makeup Department

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Janice Alexander ... hair stylist (as Janice R. Alexander)
Katalin Elek ... makeup artist
Zoltan Elek ... makeup artist (as Zoltan)
Matt Rose ... special makeup effects artist
John Rosengrant ... special makeup effects artist

Production Management

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Neil A. Machlis ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Bruce Carter ... dga trainee
Jodi Ehrlich ... second assistant director
Eric Jewett ... first assistant director: second unit
Richard Luke Rothschild ... first assistant director
Janet G. Knutsen ... first assistant director (uncredited) / second unit director (uncredited)

Art Department

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Richard Boris ... leadman
David B. Brenner ... foreman (as David Brenner) / propman (as David Brenner)
Frank L. Brown ... assistant property master
Harold Fuhrman ... set designer
Roland E. Hill Jr. ... set designer (as Roland Hill)
David F. Klassen ... assistant art director
C.J. Maguire ... property master
Joe F. Nelson ... stand-by painter
Dan Ondrejko ... greens foreman (as Daniel L. Ondrejko)
Richard Dean Rankin ... construction coordinator (as Richard Rankin)
Victor M. Shannon ... plasterer (uncredited)

Sound Department

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Randle Akerson ... supervising sound editor
Gene Ashbrook ... boom operator (as B. Eugene Ashbrook)
Bill W. Benton ... re-recording mixer
Eric Boyd-Perkins ... adr editor
Stephen Bushelman ... sound editor (as Steve Bushelman)
Richard S. Church ... sound (as Richard Church)
Norval D. Crutcher ... supervising sound editor
Donlee Jorgensen ... sound editor (as Don Lee Jorgensen)
Dennie C. Modes ... utility sound technician (as Dennis C. Modes)
Richard Portman ... re-recording mixer
John Shouse ... sound editor
Beth Sterner ... foley supervisor (as Elizabeth Sterner)
Gregory H. Watkins ... re-recording mixer
Norval D. Crutcher III ... assistant sound editor (uncredited)
Samuel C. Crutcher ... sound effects editor (uncredited)
Joe Dorn ... assistant adr editor (uncredited)
Ron Meredith ... assistant sound editor (uncredited)

Special Effects by

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David LeRoy Anderson ... monster art department: Stan Winston Studio
Grant Arndt ... creature effects crew: Stan Winston Studios / monster art department: Stan Winston Studio
Phil Cory ... special effects coordinator
Eric Fiedler ... monster art department: Stan Winston Studio
Rocky Gehr ... special effects technician
Alec Gillis ... head monster maker: dracula and bat transformation, Stan Winston Studio
Emilio M. Gonzales ... monster art department: Stan Winston Studio
Steven James ... monster mechanical department: Stan Winston Studio
David Kindlon ... monster mechanical department: Stan Winston Studio
Richard J. Landon ... monster mechanical department: Stan Winston Studio (as Richard Landon)
Leonard MacDonald ... monster art department: Stan Winston Studio
Lindsay MacGowan ... monster art department: Stan Winston Studio
Shane Mahan ... head monster maker: Mummy, Stan Winston Studio
Dave Matherly ... monster art department: Stan Winston Studio
Hans Metz ... special effects company supervisor
Thaine Morris ... special effects foreman
Dave Nelson ... monster mechanical department: Stan Winston Studio (as David Nelson)
Steve Patino ... monster art department: Stan Winston Studio
Matt Rose ... head monster maker: Gillman, Stan Winston Studio
John Rosengrant ... head monster maker: Wolfman, Stan Winston Studio
Anton Rupprecht ... monster art department: Stan Winston Studio
Shannon Shea ... monster art department: Stan Winston Studio
Brian Simpson ... monster art department: Stan Winston Studio
Wayne Sturm ... monster mechanical department: Stan Winston Studio
Ray Svedin ... special effects shop supervisor
Michiko Tagawa ... monster art department: Stan Winston Studio
Jackie Tichenor ... monster art department: Stan Winston Studio
Steve Wang ... head monster maker: Gillman, Stan Winston Studio
Stan Winston ... monster creator
Tom Woodruff Jr. ... head monster maker: Frankenstein, Stan Winston Studio

Visual Effects by

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Michael Backauskas ... visual effects editor
Wayne Baker ... visual effects (as Wayne D. Baker)
Brent Boates ... visual effects art director: Boss Film Corporation
Laura Buff ... visual effects consultant
Richard Edlund ... executive visual effects supervisor: Boss Film Studios
Robert Eyslee ... visual effects chief lighting technician
Donald Fly ... chief financial officer: Boss Film Corporation (as Donald R. Fly)
Robert Hippard ... production supervisor: Boss Film Corporation
Crit Killen ... creature moldmaker
Neil Krepela ... director of photography: Boss Film Corporation / visual effects supervisor
Lesley Mallgrave ... visual effects coordinator
Michele Moen ... matte painter
Thaine Morris ... special effects foreman: Boss Film Corporation
James Nelson ... production advisor: Boss Film Corporation
Chris Regan ... optical supervisor: Boss Film Corporation
Mark Stetson ... model shop supervisor: Boss Film Corporation
Paul Van Camp ... software programmer
Garry Waller ... special projects supervisor: Boss Film Corporation
Gene Whiteman ... chief engineer: Boss Film Corporation
Claire Wilson ... assistant: Richard Edlund, Boss Film Corporation
Matthew Yuricich ... chief matte artist: Boss Film Corporation

Stunts

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J. Mark Donaldson ... stunts
Dick Durock ... stunts
Bob Elmore ... stunts
Larry Holt ... stunts
John Hudkins ... stunts (as John 'Bear' Hudkins)
Lane Leavitt ... stunts
John Moio ... stunt coordinator
Salli Newman ... stunts
Beth Nufer ... stunts
Regis Parton ... stunts (as Reg Parton)
Larry Randall ... stunts
Walter Robles ... stunts (as Walt Robles)
George Marshall Ruge ... stunts
Felix Silla ... stunts
Paul Stader ... stunts
Jerry Summers ... stunts
Neil Summers ... stunts
Michael Washlake ... stunts (as Mike Washlake)
George P. Wilbur ... stunts (as George Wilbur)
Brian J. Williams ... stunts
Bob Yerkes ... stunts
Laura Dash ... stunt double (uncredited)
Shawn Patrick Lane ... stunt performer (uncredited)
David LeBell ... stunts (uncredited)
Pat Romano ... stunts (uncredited)
Jim Stephan ... stunts (uncredited)
Tony Willard ... stunt double (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department

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Alex Barraza ... best boy
Joseph Capshaw ... chief lighting technician
Robert Edesa ... second camera operator (as Bob Edesa)
Buzz Feitshans IV ... first assistant camera
John M. Hennessy ... dolly grip
Michael P. May ... second assistant camera (as Michael May)
Tom May ... key grip (as Tommy May)
Bruce McBroom ... still photographer
Baird Steptoe ... first assistant camera
Monte Swann ... video playback operator
Timothy E. Wade ... camera operator
Richard Walden ... additional camera operator (uncredited)

Animation Department

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Mauro Maressa ... animator

Casting Department

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Donna B. Anderson ... casting assistant

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Michael W. Hoffman ... costume supervisor (as Michael Hoffman)
Aggie Lyon ... costume supervisor
Daniel Grant North ... costumer

Location Management

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Mario Iscovich ... location manager
Christopher W. Trott ... location manager (uncredited)

Music Department

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Mark McKenzie ... orchestrator
Curt Sobel ... music editor
Armin Steiner ... scoring mixer

Transportation Department

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Joel Marrow ... transportation coordinator
Edward F. Voelker ... transportation captain
Mario Simon ... picture car coordinator (uncredited)
Joseph Sullivan ... driver (uncredited)

Other crew

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Faye Brenner ... script supervisor
Penny Brocato ... craft service: second unit
Katharine Ann Curtiss ... production office coordinator
Elise Ganz ... studio teacher
Richard J. Landon ... puppeteer
Roberta Lewis ... assistant: Messrs. Hyams & Zimbert
Karl Lewis Miller ... animal action
Teresa Ann Miller ... animal action
Peter J. Silbermann ... unit publicist
Jessica Weissmann ... assistant: Mr. Dekker
Stan Winston ... monsters
Kevin J. Zeheb ... production assistant
Bundy Chanock ... set medic (uncredited)
Solomon J. LeFlore ... production financing (uncredited)
Joseph Long ... photo double: Van Helsing (uncredited)
Burke Mattsson ... title designer (uncredited)

Thanks

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Richard Rudolph ... special thanks (as Dick Rudolph)

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

Dracula is alive. In fact, he plans to rule the world and that is why he seeks the help of other legendary monsters. However, a bunch of kids regarded by their peers as losers uncover the devious plan and prepare for a counter strike. Written by Steve Richer

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Taglines The End of the World Starts at Midnight See more »
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Also Known As
  • Monster Busters (Germany)
  • Una pandilla alucinante (Spain)
  • Ενάντια στη Σούπερ Ομάδα (Greece)
  • Odred protiv čudovišta (Serbia)
  • Enantia sti super omada (Greece)
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Runtime
  • 79 min
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Budget $12,000,000 (estimated)

Did You Know?

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Trivia Liam Neeson was paid for a bit part that was never shot. See more »
Goofs When the three Pantry Girls have become vampires and they walk down the hallway towards three of the Monster Squad boys, their reflection is visible in the mirror on the wall to the right of the screen. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Episode #1.7 (1989). See more »
Soundtracks Rock Until You Drop See more »
Quotes Horace: Wolfman's got nards!
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