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Rumpelstiltskin (1995)

In the 1400s, Rumpelstiltskin is imprisoned inside a small jade figurine. In modern-day Los Angeles, the recently widowed wife of a police officer, with baby in tow, finds her way into a ... See full summary »

Director:

Mark Jones

Writers:

Mark Jones, Joe Ruby
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kim Johnston Ulrich ... Shelley Stewart
Tommy Blaze ... Max Bergman
Allyce Beasley ... Hildy
Max Grodénchik ... Rumpelstiltskin
Vera Lockwood Vera Lockwood ... Matilda
Jay Pickett ... Russell Stewart
Sherman Augustus ... John McCabe
Valerie Wildman ... Nedda
Jack McGee ... Detective Ben Smith
Mark Holton ... Huge Man
Donna Barnes ... Mother at Stream
Marsha Dietlein ... Young Mother
Ben Marley ... Deputy Joe
Elmarie Wendel ... Gypsy Woman
Rachel Duncan Rachel Duncan ... Little Girl at Stream
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Storyline

In the 1400s, Rumpelstiltskin is imprisoned inside a small jade figurine. In modern-day Los Angeles, the recently widowed wife of a police officer, with baby in tow, finds her way into a witch's shop and purchases a certain figurine, resulting in the cackling beast being freed and demanding possession of the baby. Written by Brian J. Wright <tyrannorabbit@hotmail.com>

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From the director of Leprechaun See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Fantasy | Horror

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Trivia

This film was produced by Joe Ruby and Ken Spears, the original creators of Scooby-Doo for Hanna Barbera and the founders of 1980s animation company, Ruby-Spears Productions. Joe Ruby shares a co-writer credit. See more »

Goofs

The story occurred in 1472, not 1471. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Rumpelstiltskin: Bastards! She gave her word.
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Crazy Credits

Grip Dog ASIF See more »

Alternate Versions

The 1998 UK video version was cut by 4 secs by the BBFC to remove a shot of a butterfly knife. See more »

Connections

References The Fall Guy (1981) See more »

Soundtracks

I Ran
Written by Michael Score, Ali Score, Frank Maudsley and Paul Reynolds
Performed by A Flock of Seagulls
Published by Zomba Enterprises, Inc. ASCAP
Courtesy of Jive Records
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An ancient evil is back and in action!
9 July 2001 | by newsilver21See all my reviews

Rumpelstiltskin is a movie for a party full of drunk people. This movie is filled with death, comedy, and action. If you want a movie that will make you laugh and squirm, rent this. Sign me up for a 9 out of ten.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 November 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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