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Happy Hell Night (1992)

Not Rated | | Horror, Mystery, Thriller | 13 April 1992 (USA)
25 years ago at Winfield College, psycho-priest Zachary Malius murdered seven frat boys and was put away in the local asylum. Now, however, the same fraternity stages a prank from which ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Larry Robinson Larry Robinson ... Orderly
Lisa Nichols Lisa Nichols ... Nurse
Sam Rockwell ... Young Henry Collins
Irfan Mensur Irfan Mensur ... Young Father Cane
Charles Cragin Charles Cragin ... Malius
Elvis Restaino Elvis Restaino ... Jake (as Robert Restraino)
Melissa Blanchard Melissa Blanchard ... Campus Girl
Jeffrey Miller Jeffrey Miller ... Ralph
Dennis Gallant Dennis Gallant ... Man in Bar
Laura Carney Laura Carney ... Liz
Kate Delay Kate Delay ... Susan
Nick Gregory Nick Gregory ... Eric
Scott Bell Scott Bell ... Pete
Johnny Askwith Johnny Askwith ... Bartender
Ted Clark Ted Clark ... Ned Bara
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25 years ago at Winfield College, psycho-priest Zachary Malius murdered seven frat boys and was put away in the local asylum. Now, however, the same fraternity stages a prank from which Malius is inadvertently set free and returns to the house to repeat his crime... Written by Chrys Hudson <hudson103@hotmail.com>

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Country:

Canada | Yugoslavia

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 April 1992 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Frat Fright See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

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Color

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1.85 : 1
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Kappa Sig Girl: [on note she wrote to Eric] You didn't get laid, but you definetly got screwed. Kappa Sig.
Kappa Sig Girl: [to mirror] If I'm not here when you get back, feel free to start without me.
[smiles]
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"No TV."
26 September 2004 | by Backlash007See all my reviews

Happy Hell Night missed their decade by a few years. I believe that's why the movie is so obscure and not very well received. It had a lot of bad characters, choppy editing, and a wasted Darrin McGavin. There also seemed to be some missing ingredients. We would see a character sitting in a chair and the next time we saw that character he would be dead on the floor with no explanation. It does have the creepiest killer since Barlow from Salem's Lot though. There were also some very creepy moments in the film, just too few of them. If the whole film would have taken on the tone of "Scary Jesus" scene, the film would have been great. Other than that, this is not the best fraternity prank/slasher film. How to do it right: Hell Night. How to do is so terrible wrong that it becomes right: Pledge Night. This film is somewhere in between those two and, thus, not as enjoyable. Keep an eye out for a pre-fame Sam Rockwell and Jorja Fox.


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