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Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)

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Affable hillbillies Tucker and Dale are on vacation at their dilapidated mountain cabin when they are mistaken for murderers by a group of preppy college students.

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Eli Craig
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Tyler Labine ... Dale
Alan Tudyk ... Tucker
Katrina Bowden ... Allison
Jesse Moss ... Chad
Philip Granger ... Sheriff
Brandon Jay McLaren ... Jason (as Brandon McLaren)
Christie Laing ... Naomi
Chelan Simmons ... Chloe
Travis Nelson ... Chuck
Alex Arsenault Alex Arsenault ... Todd (as Alexander Arsenault)
Adam Beauchesne ... Mitch
Joseph Allan Sutherland Joseph Allan Sutherland ... Mike (as Joseph Sutherland)
Mitchell Verigin ... College Kid #1
Angela DeCorte Angela DeCorte ... College Kid #2
Karen Reigh Karen Reigh ... Cheryl
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Storyline

Two lovable hillbillies are headed to their "fixer-upper" vacation cabin to drink some beer, do some fishin', and have a good time. But when they run into a group of preppy college kids who assume from their looks that they must be in-bred, chainsaw-wielding killers, Tucker & Dale's vacation takes a bloody and hilarious turn for the worse. Written by Tucker

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This Year Spring Break is Cut Short! See more »

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Comedy | Horror

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for bloody horror violence, language and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Towards the end of the movie, when Tucker & Dale are reminiscing about catching frogs at the creek. Dale mentions that he used to lick them. Tyler Labine actually did lick a Toad in a small role he had on The X-Files: Quagmire (1996) 14 years prior. See more »

Goofs

When Dale cuts Tucker down from the tree Tucker's hands go out wide to his sides. It is clear that he has all 8 fingers and 2 thumbs, despite the fact that two fingers are supposed to have been cut off. See more »

Quotes

Tucker: All right... I know what this is.
Dale: What?
Tucker: This is a suicide pact.
Dale: It's a what?
Tucker: These kids are coming out here, and killing themselves all over the woods.
Dale: My God, that makes so much sense.
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Connections

Featured in WatchMojo: Top 10 Hilarious Movie Deaths - Part 2 (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Pump Up the Jam
Written by Thomas De Quincey (UI) and Manuela Kamosi (ASCAP)
Used by permission of Universal Music Publishing Group (SABAM)
Performed by Technotronic
Courtesy of EMI Music
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Never judge others by their looks in this fun take on redneck horror
31 October 2011 | by mikelang42See all my reviews

This is one of those rare examples of a funny horror film that actually is funny. Never got a release here in UK which it should have had and so after really good reviews in the DVD mags here, i rented it.What really made it entertaining for me , a lover of films where teens going to meet their end by nasty guys who live in the woods , is that this film turns the whole idea on it's head by having the backwoods guys being caring and really good, and the teens getting the wrong end of the stick by causing all the deaths due to accidents. The two lead performers bounce off each other beautifully with a cracking good script which for a comic send up is so important.The film looks ace and special effects are above standard. This will become a cult film and for all my 60 years of loving slice and dice movies, i can really say this is really worth your time,watch with some beers and enjoy.


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Release Date:

9 December 2010 (Kazakhstan) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$52,843, 2 October 2011

Gross USA:

$223,838

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$5,224,938
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2.35 : 1
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