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Munchies (1987)

PG | | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror | March 1987 (USA)
Simon Watterman, a space archaeologist, discovers the "Munchies" in a cave in Peru. Cecil Watterman, Simon's evil twin brother and snack food entrepreneur, kidnaps the creature. What Cecil ... See full summary »

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Tina Hirsch (as Bettina Hirsch)

Writer:

Lance Smith (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Harvey Korman ... Cecil Watterman / Simon Watterman
Charlie Stratton ... Paul Watterman (as Charles Stratton)
Nadine Van der Velde ... Cindy
Alix Elias ... Melvis
Charlie Phillips Charlie Phillips ... Eddie
Hardy Rawls ... Big Ed
Jon Stafford ... Dude
Robert Picardo ... Bob Marvalle
Wendy Schaal ... Marge Mavalle
Scott Sherk Scott Sherk ... Buddy Holly
Lori Birdsong Lori Birdsong ... Terry
Traci Huber-Sheridan Traci Huber-Sheridan ... Amy
Paul Bartel ... Dr. Crowder
Ellen Albertini Dow ... Little Old Lady
Jerado Decordovier Jerado Decordovier ... Old Indian (as Jerado De Cordovier)
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Storyline

Simon Watterman, a space archaeologist, discovers the "Munchies" in a cave in Peru. Cecil Watterman, Simon's evil twin brother and snack food entrepreneur, kidnaps the creature. What Cecil does not know is that the creature, when chopped up, regenerates into many new creatures -- and are they mean! Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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...Just When You Thought It Was Safe to Raid the Fridge! See more »


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

March 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Glufz See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Mono

Color:

Color
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Arnold's voice sounds like Gizmo the Mogwai. Other Munchies sound like "Cheech" Marin, Doctor Claw, Pepe LePew and Dumb Donald. See more »

Quotes

Cindy: Stop being so rough.
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Connections

Followed by Munchie (1992) See more »

Soundtracks

Get Even
Written by Bruce Goldstein, Joel Raney and Steve Gideon
Published by Golden Rain Productions
Produced by Bruce Goldstein, Joel Raney and Joe Romersa
Performed by Bruce Goldstein and Joel Raney
Copyright © 1987 Golden Rain Productions
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Stupid "Gremlins" Rip-Off.
15 June 2002 | by tfrizzellSee all my reviews

Terrible little film that has small creatures from outer-space terrorizing people in the desert. Harvey Korman plays dual roles in this amazingly bad movie that is nothing but a bunch of stupid scenes pieced together and called a movie. Lowest common denominator film-making from start to finish. Turkey (0 stars out of 5).


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