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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 ... 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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Details

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

Followed by Ghoulies IV (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

No Control Tonight
Written by John Pride
Performed by Pride in Peril
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Ghoulies Go To College
1 July 2018 | by a_baronSee all my reviews

Oh boy, if this is number 3 in the franchise and the previous 2 are each twice as good, best not watch them either. This one is the lowest common denominator. Students at an American college - obviously American - are more concerned with winning the annual prank competition than with graduating. For the male students, this joking is a higher priority than even sex, if you can believe that.

Then, a harassed professor calls up these demonic entities which under his control wreak havoc on the students he so despises, it has to be said with good reason. You know exactly what is going to happen, and it does. The only thing that saves this film is a half-decent soundtrack, and perhaps the surprising fact that the sex angle isn't overplayed.


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