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Killer Tomatoes Eat France! (1992)

Not Rated | | Comedy | 18 November 1992 (USA)
After escaping from jail, Professor Gangreen plots to take over France and eventually the world, by having his hapless assistant impersonate Louis XVII.

Director:

John De Bello

Writers:

John De Bello, Costa Dillon (as Constantine Dillon) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Marc Price ... Michael
Angela Visser ... Marie
Steve Lundquist Steve Lundquist ... Igor / Louis the XXVII (as Gerard Lundquist)
John Astin ... Professor Mortimer Gangreen
Rick Rockwell Rick Rockwell ... Ze Capitan
Kevin West ... Concert Emcee
Tom Katsis ... Prison Official
Bill LaFleur Bill LaFleur ... Le Warden
Eileen Bowman ... Tour Guide
Arnie Miller ... Tourist who has to go
Michael F. Lambert Michael F. Lambert ... Artist
Harold MacPherson Jr. Harold MacPherson Jr. ... Frenchy, Marie's Father
D.J. Sullivan D.J. Sullivan ... Marie, Marie's Mother
Amy Lawrence Amy Lawrence ... Marie, Marie's Sister
Maxime Dumesnil Maxime Dumesnil ... Handsome French guy
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Storyline

After being busted out of jail by his tomatoes, Professor Mortimer Gangrene begins a new plot to take over the world by inserting his hapless lackey Igor into the throne of the King of France. Written by Erin Mills <mill0622@badger.snow.edu>

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You'll never go veg again!

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

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Trivia

In The Basement of Death, there are two board games that fall off the shelves: the Family Ties board game and The Addams Family board game. Marc Price (Michael) played Irwin 'Skippy' Handelman on Family Ties (1982), and John Astin (Professor Mortimer Gangreen) played Gomez Addams on The Addams Family (1964). See more »

Goofs

The giant tomato eats the tour guide then later it gets cut in half but her remains are not seen. See more »

Quotes

Michael: What am I worried about? I'm 22 years old, I'm backpacking through France... Life is wonderful. Oh, who am I kidding. Michael J. Fox is a major motion picture star and I'm making a Killer Tomatoes movie, part 4!. What am I worried about? I'm making a movie. I'm filming in France. I've got a piece of the merchandising! It beats dinner theater.
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Crazy Credits

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Connections

Spoofs The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

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Symphony #9
Written by Antonín Dvorák (as Anton Dvorak)
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Killer Tomatoes Eat France!: And so the quadrilogy comes to a close
30 September 2017 | by PlatypuschowSee all my reviews

John DeBello provides us one final Killer Tomato movie and honestly that's probably a good thing.

Professor Gangreen and his incompetent lacky Igor have one more shot at world domination, this time involving an ancient prophecy and the king of France.

Much like the 3rd film there are laughs to be had but most is purile filler and the charm of the first film is thoroughly gone.

John Astin is great once again but the novelty is beyond being worn thin and as much as I think the franchise accomplished something it's definitely best that this film be it's death rattle.

Essential viewing for fans of the series, but as a standalone film this has very little to offer.

The Good:

Brilliant opening credits jokes

The Bad:

Generally very stale

Things I Learnt From This Movie:

Singing tomatoes are still better than 90% of the UK top 40

Bra's make great parachutes for fluffy talking tomatoes....wait, what?

The french armies ammunition of choice are baguettes

The Hunchback of Notre Dame isn't 100% certain but he has a hunch


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Official Sites:

KT Entertainment

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 November 1992 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Los tomates asesinos se comen Francia See more »

Filming Locations:

Paris, France See more »

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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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