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The Toxic Avenger Part III: The Last Temptation of Toxie (1989)

Toxie finds he has nothing to do as a superhero, as he has ridden his city of evil. He decides to go to work for a major corporation, which he discovers may be the evilest of all his adversaries.

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Lloyd Kaufman (story), Gay Partington Terry (screenplay) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ron Fazio Ron Fazio ... The Toxic Avenger / Apocalypse, Inc. Executive
John Altamura ... The Toxic Avenger
Phoebe Legere ... Claire
Rick Collins ... Apocalypse, Inc. Chairman / The Devil
Lisa Gaye Lisa Gaye ... Malfaire
Jessica Dublin ... Mrs. Junko
Tsutomu Sekine Tsutomu Sekine ... Announcer
Michael J. Kaplan Michael J. Kaplan ... Little Melvin
Traci Mann Traci Mann ... Snake Lady / Apprentice Bad Girl
Bonnie Garvin Bonnie Garvin ... Bad Girl
Karen King Karen King ... Bad Girl
Dee Dee Mancuso Dee Dee Mancuso ... Bad Girl
Melissa Osborne Melissa Osborne ... Bad Girl
Helen Wheels Helen Wheels ... Bad Girl
Raven Skye Raven Skye ... Apprentice Bad Girl
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Storyline

Picking up immediately after where 'Toxic Avenger Part 2' left off, after getting Apocolypse Inc. out of town, Toxie has nothing to do. He tries to get a job, but fails as a normal job is no place for a creature of superhuman size and strength. Until on day, Toxie is told that his blind girlfriend Claire, has a chance to see again, but it costs a lot of money. Then Toxie gets the opportunity to work as a spokesman for his enemy Apocolypse Inc. He says "yes" so he can get money for Claire. Not knowing what he was doing, Apocolypse Inc. takes over Tromaville and makes everyone slaves to work for them. After Claire's surgery, she opens up Toxie's eyes and he has too battle with The Devil himself so there will be a better future and a room for Toxic Avenger Part 4. Written by Tromaville SPEAKER

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Details

Official Sites:

Troma

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 November 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

El vengador tóxico 3 See more »

Filming Locations:

Croton-on-Hudson, New York, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$52,080, 10 November 1989, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$363,561
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Troma Entertainment See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(director's cut)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (TVC)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Rick Collins said that during production, three child extras were scared of him in the Devil make up. When he convinced the first two children that it was only make up and even offered for them to feel it, they did and were no longer scared. However, when the third child tried to feel it, he did the Devil's scream and since then, he has admitted he felt bad about doing it. See more »

Goofs

In a flashback scene to the second movie, Toxie crushes a guy's nose into a fish; no smoke comes out from the clamps in one shot. See more »

Quotes

[after the chairman mutates into the devil]
The Toxic Avenger: Oh man, you are one ugly amphibian!
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Golf Grip: "Keep Thumbs Locked" Key Gripe: "The Food Stinks" Key Grope: John's Left Buttock See-Saw Man: I.M. Fulcram See more »

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References Blood Hook (1986) See more »

Soundtracks

Red River Valley
Accordian and Voice by Phoebe Legere
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Hodgepodge of odds and ends make-up this movie
5 January 2005 | by Captain_CouthSee all my reviews

Toxic Avenger, part III: The Last Temptation of Toxie (1989) is basically the left overs from Toxic Avenger II. The film-makers at Troma took what was left from the first sequel and patched them together to make another film. As a quilt work film, the results are pretty satisfying. It's not horrible but on the other hand, it's no great shakes either. The film is essentially the second half of a three hour movie. If you're a huge Toxic Avenger fan, then this film's for you. Others need not apply.

Lloyd Kaufman and company decided to make a couple of extra bucks when they released this movie. He should go back and edit the two together a make an epic version of this movie instead of having a movie that's basically 75 percent filler.

Recommended for Troma film fans only


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