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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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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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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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Did You Know?

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 »

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The blue haired guy has white goo running down his beard, but when he gets eviscerated the white goo has disappeared and then drools blood from his mouth. See more »

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The Chairman: Mr. Junko, we need someone charming, smart looking, good with people, to be the spokesman for our company and to help spread the good news of our policies.
Toxic Avenger: Just what are your policies?
The Chairman: Our policies, Mr Junko? Giving! That's our policy! Giving to the people what they want, giving to the people what they need. It's what I've always done best. But I know you're asking yourself, how? It's good sounding but how? By building. By growing. By taking towns like Tromaville and revitalising them into ...
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Crazy Credits

Fly Casting: Manny Mackeral Toxic Director of Business Affairs: David Greenspan Grunt Expert: Jack G. Swinney, Jr. Worm Trainer: Susan L. Kaufman White House Correspondent: Charles D. Kaufman Shakespearean Coach: Richard Lewin See more »

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Available in both R and unrated versions. See more »

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Spoofs The Last Temptation of Christ (1988) See more »

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Red River Valley
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Started out well...but...
20 February 2005 | by whammy666See all my reviews

By the way this started I thought it was gonna be better than 2...maybe not better than 1 but better than 2. From the opening scene, however, it goes way downhill. Very disappointing since some of TOxie's greatest, goriest, and funniest kills are shown in the opening scene. Theat scene is seriously the ONLY gore scene in the film, except a little at the end. The rest is turned into some type of "family" comedy. Not for the family, but a regular comedy. Some of the jokes are funny, when Toxie is talking like a tennis player...cracks me up. But most of the jokes fall flat. It is, however, still fun to see Toxie kill the bad guys. We just want it with more gore. This film barely even has any nudity! Troma without nudity is like Easter without eggs! Come on Troma is known for their gore and nudity. Basically needed in most Troma films with some exceptions...like Kabukiman. However the other Toxic Avengers had it and it is missing. There is a n homage to the original in this one though, about his Mother-In-Law. Classic. Overall, not horrible but not great. Seen a lot of better Toxic films. Worth a watch if you are a Troma fan.


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