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Society (1989)

R | | Comedy, Horror | 11 June 1992 (USA)
An ordinary teenage boy discovers his family is part of a gruesome orgy cult for the social elite.

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Bill is worried that he is 'different' to his sister and parents. They mix with other 'upper class' people while Bill is more down to earth. Even his girlfriend seems a bit odd. All is revealed when Bill returns home to find a party in full swing. Not for the weak of stomach. Written by Rob Hartill

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If you don't belong, they'll eat you alive See more »

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Comedy | Horror

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Rated R for bizarre sexuality and violence, and for language. | See all certifications »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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Brian Yuzna's son Conan Yuzna plays one of the little boys who prank Shauna and Billy at the beach. See more »

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Reflected on the ground when Bill is talking to his sister after he and friend finish playing basketball See more »

Quotes

Bill Whitney: I wanna know what happened to Blanchard. And I wanna know what your did to my sister.
Ferguson: You know the schedule; first, we dine. Then, I fucked your sister. Then, everybody else got so turned on, they fucked her too. As far as big ol' breath Blanchard goes; I ran that low-rent fool right into a pole. Pretty busy week, don't you think?
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Eton Boat Song
Composed by Algernon Drummond (as A.D.E.W.) with Evelyn Wodehouse (as A.D.E.W.)
New Arrangement by Mark Ryder & Phil Davies
New Lyrics by Mark Ryder & Phil Davies
Contralto: Christine Dix
Soprano: Helen Moore
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The kind of delightfully tasteless horror flick they just don't make anymore.
18 September 2002 | by See all my reviews

Here's a reasonably funny slime-fest from producer/director Brian Yuzna of Re-Animator fame. It makes one nostalgic for the 80's thriller cinema, when a low-budget exploiter like this was commonplace, instead of the middle-brow crapola that passes for a fright flick these days. The latex-and-slime special effects are effectively old school and quite memorable. Enjoy.


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