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Deadtime Stories (1986)

A babysitting uncle tells his charges three horror stories - about a killer witch, Little Red Riding Hood and a werewolf, and "Goldi Lox" and the three bears.

Director:

Jeffrey Delman

Writers:

Jeffrey Delman (as Jefferey S. Delman), J. Edward Kiernan | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Scott Valentine ... Peter
Nicole Picard ... Rachel (Red Riding Hood)
Matt Mitler ... Willie (Werewolf)
Cathryn de Prume ... Goldi Lox (as Cathryn DePrume)
Melissa Leo ... Judith 'MaMa' Baer
Kathy Fleig ... Miranda
Phyllis Craig ... Hanagohl
Michael Mesmer ... Uncle Mike
Brian DePersia ... Little Brian
Kevin Hannon Kevin Hannon ... Beresford 'Papa' Baer
Timothy Rule Timothy Rule ... Wilmont 'Baby' Baer
Anne Redfern ... Florinda
Casper Roos Casper Roos ... Vicar
Barbara Seldon Barbara Seldon ... Seductress
Leigh Kilton Leigh Kilton ... Seductress
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Storyline

A babysitting uncle tells his charges three horror stories--about a killer witch, Little Red Riding Hood and a werewolf, and a story about "Goldi Lox" and the three bears. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Taglines:

As it is now, so it was then... For everthing good there is an evil thing And with every happy-ending, so a tale of horror begins. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Horror

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

Deadtime Stories

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 November 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Freaky Film Tales See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$708,112, 30 November 1986

Gross USA:

$2,750,741

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,750,741
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Scary Stuff See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (Uncut Edition Blu-ray)

Sound Mix:

Mono | Dolby Digital (2.0)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Some of the more explicit gore in the first segment had to be toned down in order to secure an R rating from the MPAA. See more »

Goofs

Right before Uncle Mike starts telling the story of Little Red Riding Hood, a boom Mic can be seen above his head. See more »

Quotes

Willie: Lady, let me in!
Grandma: You go away! I got a meat cleaver here, and I know how to use it!
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Alternate Versions

In the UK, approximately 29 seconds were cut to secure an "18" rating. These included some alternate shots of Goldi naked in the shower and a scene where she telekinetically impales a man with a pole. See more »

Connections

References Alien (1979) See more »

Soundtracks

Looney Tune
Lyrics by Jeffrey Delman
Music by Larry Juris
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*1/2 out of 4.
23 June 2003 | by brandonsites1981See all my reviews

Three fairy tales are given ghoulish twists in what should have been a homerun for the horror genre. However, a slack production and a director who seems confused as to handle the stories sink it. Tale one, a romantic horror fantasy with attractive leads and a lush score is a moderate success compared to the other tales.


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