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Fright Show (1985)

| Horror, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Two obscure film critics host four SF/Horror films: The Thing in the Basement, Illegal Alien, Nightfright, and Dr. Dobermind.

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Eddie Brill (host segments), Chris Phillips (host segments) | 5 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Eddie Brill ... Eddie Brill
Chris Phillips Chris Phillips ... Chris Phillips
Jennifer Jacobi Jennifer Jacobi ... Jenny (segment "Dr. Dobermind")
Hugh D'Autremont Hugh D'Autremont ... Dr. Dobermind (segment "Dr. Dobermind")
Gaby Dundon Gaby Dundon ... (segment "Dr. Dobermind")
John Stamm John Stamm ... (segment "Illegal Alien")
Frank Sheppard Frank Sheppard ... (segment "Illegal Alien")
Jim Lefebvre Jim Lefebvre ... (segment "Illegal Alien") (as Jim LeFebvre)
Dennis Duggan Dennis Duggan ... (segment "Illegal Alien")
Jeffrey Carter Jeffrey Carter ... (segment "Illegal Alien")
Stacey Cole Stacey Cole ... (segment "Illegal Alien")
Carl Smith Carl Smith ... (segment "Illegal Alien")
Marla Carlson Marla Carlson ... (segment "Illegal Alien")
Kerry Black Kerry Black ... (segment "Nightfright")
Bob Monzani Bob Monzani ... (segment "Nightfright")
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Two film critics showcase four short comedic horror films, 'Dr. Dobermind' about a young girl stalked by a creepy taxidermist, 'Illegal Alien' about a group of astronauts that find a huge alien egg in this full-on Alien spoof, 'Nightfright' about a young boy convinced that a monster is hiding in his room, and 'The Thing in the Basement' about a group of buddies forced to take on a killer alien in their basement.

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A journey into the bizarre world of horror and science fiction lunacy

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Horror | Comedy | Sci-Fi

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Fright Show is a horror must-see!
20 August 2003 | by SzadolarSee all my reviews

I first saw this movie as a child. It's rarity adds to it's darkness. While it may have a lot of comedy involved it's still a very good and dark horror movie. I would recommend this movie to anyone that knows what a horror movie should be.


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