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Return to Horror High (1987)

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A few years ago, a mysterious serial-killer caused panic on Crippen High School. The killer was never caught. A movie company, Cosmic Pictures, has decided to make a feature movie about ... See full summary »

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A few years ago, a mysterious serial-killer caused panic on Crippen High School. The killer was never caught. A movie company, Cosmic Pictures, has decided to make a feature movie about these events - on location, at the now abandoned school. Since members of cast and crew disappear without a trace, it seems as if history is repeating itself... Written by Mattias Thuresson

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School spirt has never been this dead. See more »

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Comedy | Horror

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R | See all certifications »

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20 February 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

De Volta à Escola de Horrores  »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$198,533, 22 February 1987

Gross USA:

$1,189,709
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1.85 : 1
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George Clooney's movie debut. See more »

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Early on, we meet Oliver, an actor playing Steve the policeman, who investigated the 1982 murders when they happened. Later, though, it is revealed that Steve and Cathy were high school sweethearts at the time of the murders. If Steve was still a high school student, he would not have been a policeman yet, and could not have investigated the murders. See more »

Quotes

Callie Cassidy: Well, would you care to walk around in the scene with your schlong hanging out? Only in your case, darling, it would be a *schlort*.
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Crazy Credits

The End...or is it? After all of the credits roll and "Scary Movies" ends, you will hear the mop bucket squeak as it pass by. See more »

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References NFL Monday Night Football (1970) See more »

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MAN FOR ME
Performed by Wendy Fraser
Written by Stacy Widelitz and Wendy Fraser
Published by Strawberry Fork Music Co. / BMI
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Oh come now, lighten up.
11 January 2004 | by See all my reviews

Albeit confusing at times, this movie is definitely worth a watch. The directing/editting is certainly reminiscent of _Perfect Blue (1997/I)_ (or more likely the other way around, with Perfect Blue being released a full decade after Return to Horror High). Either way, you just have to be really one your toes to make sense of the stories, or be prepared to watch it a few times. The jokes fly out more than the fake blood does. Often, they come together. If you can't appreciate this movie for what it is, you just need to pop a couple of valium pills, and calm down. They way you people write about this film would make one think that Ed Wood decided to make a horror-comedy about Waylon Jennings cooking up some raw fetuses.

This movie kicks twice as much butt when you get it on the double-sided DVD with _Return of the Killer Tomatoes! (1988)_


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