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Creepshow Movie

Movie Review for Creepshow

Summary

This 80's movie is a recollection of five stories of terror and suspense. Don’t be afraid to watch it. After all, it may also happen to you.

Creepshow DVD

DVD Release

The DVD for the movie Creepshow was released on October 26, 1999 by Warner Home Video and is rated R.

Plot

Creepshow begins with “Father's Day,” a story about a Dad that comes back from the dead in order to demand the cake that his daughter never prepared to him. Ironically, his daughter is also his murderer. The second story is “The Lonesome Death of Jordy Verrill,” and is about a farmer who finds a meteorite which can make plants grow more quickly.

The third story of Creepshow is called “Something to Tide You Over.” The plot is about a man who comes back from the dead in order to kill his wife and his lover. The fourth story is “The Crate,” and tells us the story of a school monster and a professor who wants to kill his wife. Finally, the last story is “They're Creeping Up On You!” and it is about a businessman who suddenly finds that his apartment is infested with cockroaches.

Cast

Professor Henry Northrup - Hal Holbrook
Wilma Northrup - Adrienne Barbeau
Professor Dexter Stanley - Fritz Weaver
Richard Vickers - Leslie Nielsen
Sylvia Grantham - Carrie Nye

Trivia

The ashtray that appears in the first story of Creepshow appears in the other four.

During his appearance in the film Creepshow, Stephen King was carrying a toy figure of Greedo.

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80's Film Facts:

The Movie Creepshow was released to theatres on 11/10/1982 by Warner Bros., and grossed $20,036,244 at the box office in the US.


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