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Rabid Grannies (1988)

Les mémés cannibales (original title)
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When given a demonic present by their black sheep nephew two kindly old grannies are transformed into demons who proceed to gorily knock-off their greedy relatives.

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Emmanuel Kervyn

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Emmanuel Kervyn
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Catherine Aymerie Catherine Aymerie ... Helen
Caroline Braeckman Caroline Braeckman ... Suzie
Richard Cotica Richard Cotica ... Gilbert
Danielle Daven Danielle Daven ... Elizabeth Remington (as Dany Daven)
Patricia Davia Patricia Davia ... Alice
Robert Du Bois Robert Du Bois ... Father Percival (as Robert du Bois)
Florine Elslande Florine Elslande ... Bertha
Anne-Marie Fox Anne-Marie Fox ... Victoria Remington
Franklin Steward Granvel Franklin Steward Granvel ... Publicity executive (as Franklin Steward 2 Granvel)
Paule Herreman Paule Herreman ... Miss Barnstable
Bobette Jouret Bobette Jouret ... Erika
Françoise Lamoureux Françoise Lamoureux ... Jessica
Le Pepe Le Pepe ... Taxi-driver
Raymond Lescot Raymond Lescot ... Reverend Father
Elie Lison ... John
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When given a demonic present by their black sheep nephew two kindly old grannies are transformed into demons who proceed to gorily knock-off their greedy relatives. Written by Chris Hartley <hartless@stn.net>

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Grandmother, What Big Teeth You Have! See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Horror

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Official Sites:

Troma

Country:

Belgium | France | Netherlands

Language:

French | English

Release Date:

September 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Rabid Grannies See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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The French-speaking cast struggled with the English dialogue, and some actors simply remembered their lines phonetically. The footage was then overdubbed by actual English speakers, who had to follow the odd speech rhythms of the actors. See more »

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Miss Barnstable: [Miss Barnstable and Alice are preparing diner, the bell rings] What now, who can that be at such an hour. Alice go and see.
Alice: Me, why me.
Miss Barnstable: Why not you.
Alice: I don't know, it's pitch black out there. And it's far to the gate, and i have to go trough those creepy bushes.
Miss Barnstable: You silly little twit, just who do you think you're going to meet at the gate. The Devil, huh.
Miss Barnstable: Better move on girl, you're to old to be talking that way. Besides i need Radu to serve the pheasant, MOVE IT.
Alice: Yes ma'm.
Miss Barnstable: Youngsters, damnation.
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A Very Funny Troma Release
29 June 2003 | by crow_god_samaSee all my reviews

I'm sure it's not meant to be funny but it's so ... cheesy that one can't help but to laugh from start to finish. There were some "duh" moments involved but even they were laughable. I highly recommend this Troma release to anybody who loves independent movies. Go TROMA!


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