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Ghoulies Go to College (1991)

Ghoulies III: Ghoulies Go to College (original title)
A college teacher brings the little creatures back to his campus, where they proceed to terrorize the faculty and students.

Director:

John Carl Buechler

Writers:

Luca Bercovici (characters), Jefery Levy (characters) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Evan MacKenzie Evan MacKenzie ... Skip Carter
Kevin McCarthy ... Professor Ragnar
Eva LaRue ... Erin Riddle (as Eva La Rue)
John R. Johnston John R. Johnston ... Jeremy Heilman (as John Johnston)
Patrick Labyorteaux ... Mookey
Billy Morrissette ... Wes
Hope Marie Carlton ... Veronica
Andrew Barach Andrew Barach ... Harley
Jason Scott Lee ... Kyle
Griffin O'Neal ... Blane
Marcia Wallace ... Miss Boggs
Stephen Lee ... Barcus
Dan Shor ... Professor
Sherrie Wills Sherrie Wills ... Buffy
Patrick Michael Ryan Patrick Michael Ryan ... Bud (as Patrick Ryan)
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Storyline

A "Ghoulies" comic book is found in a frat house bathroom. The comic secretly holds powers over three lost Ghoulies that are imprisoned within its pages. They are soon released by Professor Ragnar who uses them in an attempt to stop 'Prank Week' where frats play tricks on each other for a tinfoil crown. Skip Carter and his frat house of party animals are destined to take back the crown but he is having problems with his girlfriend who is dating his arch rival, Jeremy. When Jeremy frames Skip, resulting in his expulsion, the Ghoulies are sent to kill Skip and any other frats that stand in their way. Written by Anonymous

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Taglines:

Out of the bowl... and TOTALLY out of control! See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Fantasy | Horror

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 September 1991 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ghoulies Go to College See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

This movie is the film debut of actor Matthew Lillard. See more »

Goofs

A string pulling the mop bucket towards the bent over man (Kane Hodder) about to fall into it can be seen coming from the bucket, in front of his right arm and leg, continuing to the top left of the screen. See more »

Connections

References Last Tango in Paris (1972) See more »

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Heart of Fire
Written by Fred Mollin and Stan Meissner
Performed by Stan Meissner
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Funny man's gremlins
11 August 2005 | by In_Name_And_BloodSee all my reviews

I love this film. That might sound unusual here, but I ABSOLUTELY LOVE IT! It's like a Porky's movie with drunken puppets, how can you possibly go wrong? Yes its lowbrow, yes its cheap and nasty, but that's exactly what I love about it. Plus its got Jason Scott Lee being obsessed with a stereo.

The Ghoulies series is a bit of a mixed bunch. The first is a camp possession movie, with a couple of token appearances by the little guys. I gotta say, it kinda sucked, even though there were a few inspired moments. Ghoulies II was a surprisingly good little monster movie... and it had a Shakespeare-quoting midget in it! Many good childhood memories of this one. The fourth and final movie was god-awful. I've never seen a movie that doesn't "star" Ben Affleck that's sucked that much. But in amongst this assortment of barely related titles is Ghoulies Go To College, a hilarious romp through frat life from the perspective of three intoxicated little creatures.

This certainly isn't a horror movie, I wouldn't even call it a horror/comedy. It's just a dumb little movie with a big heart, big tits and some of the best one-liners this side of Citizen Toxie. Go into it expecting juvenile humour and kooky hijinks (and maybe even shenanigans) and you just might have a new favourite on your hands. Or maybe thats just goofy glue ;)


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