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Basket Case 3 (1991)

Duane recovers from his delusional breakdown to find his freakish basket-bound brother Belial will soon become a father. But not everything is joyous as the once tight knit brothers no longer seem to trust each other.

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Frank Henenlotter
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kevin Van Hentenryck ... Duane Bradley
Annie Ross ... Granny Ruth
Gil Roper ... Sheriff
Dan Biggers Dan Biggers ... Uncle Hal
Jim O'Doherty ... Little Hal
Tina Louise Hilbert Tina Louise Hilbert ... Opal
Carla Morrell ... Twin #1
Carmen Morrell Carmen Morrell ... Twin #2
Jackson Faw ... Bailey
Jim Grimshaw ... Baxter
Tim Warle Tim Warle ... Brannon
Jerry G. White Jerry G. White ... Banner
Beverly Bonner ... Fast Food Manager
Rick Smailes Rick Smailes ... Elmo
Jeff Winter Jeff Winter ... Renaldo
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The saga of Times Square Freak Twins Duane and Belail Bradley takes its most bizarre twist yet. It all starts innocently enough when the Bradley boys join kindly doctor Granny Ruth and her family of unique individuals for a road trip through the deep South.. The occasion - Belail's about to become a proud monster father - and no basket is big enough to hold this ungodly brood! But when a pair of warped sheriffs deputies kidnap Belai's babies Granny Ruth and the family strike back. Belial single handedly decimates the local police station with crazed, Terminator like fury - and that's just the beginning. Threatened with the loss of the newest additions to their family, Granny Ruth and the others concoct a delicious revenge against their enemies, climaxing in Belial's futuristic one-on-one with the town Sheriff. Written by BasketCase

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Rated R for graphic monster violence, sensuality and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 February 1992 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Basket Case 3: The Progeny See more »

Filming Locations:

Georgia, USA

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

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1.85 : 1
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Stay until the very end of the final credits as there is a few seconds of "film" shown. See more »

Goofs

As Duane Bradley tries to climb from the bus window the bus's lower rear-view mirror is missing, then, after the bus arrives at Uncle Hal's house, the mirror is now in place. See more »

Quotes

Opal: You're an animal, Duane, but I'm an animal, too, and I know how to handle animals like you.
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In memory of Jan Saint See more »

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Follows Basket Case 2 (1990) See more »

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Written by Harold Logan (as Logan) and Lloyd Price (as Price)
Performed by Annie Ross and the Renzettes
Courtesy of Lloyd and Logan Music
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Weird sequel tops the second installment.
27 November 2003 | by Captain_CouthSee all my reviews

Basket Case 3 (1992) is actually enjoyable and more successful than part 2. Henenlotter seems to have fun with the project this time around. What I enjoyed about this film was it dark overtones and satirical wit. More fun with Duane and Belial. The family leave their abode and head down the Mason/Dixon line for some fun. Crazy sequel that's highly enjoyable. Those that were disappointed with part two will enjoy this one. Recommended.

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