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Night of the Scarecrow (1995)

A group of drunk teenagers accidently set free the spirit of a warlock, which possesses a scarecrow. The scarecrow goes on a bloody rampage killing the descendents of the men who had killed... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Elizabeth Barondes ... Claire
John Mese ... Dillon
Stephen Root ... Frank
Bruce Glover ... Thaddeus
Dirk Blocker ... George
Howard Swain ... The Scarecrow
Gary Lockwood ... William
John Hawkes ... Danny
William Joseph Barker William Joseph Barker ... Kyle
Martine Beswick ... Barbara
Cristi Harris ... Stephanie
Cynthia Merrill Cynthia Merrill ... Lorraine
Robert Harvey ... Ben (as Bob Harvey)
Robin Bernardi Robin Bernardi ... Fountain Girl
Duane Whitaker ... Deputy #1
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A group of drunk teenagers accidently set free the spirit of a warlock, which possesses a scarecrow. The scarecrow goes on a bloody rampage killing the descendents of the men who had killed the warlock a century before. A newcomer and the daughter of the mayor try to stop it before it is too late and the warlock can reincarnate... Written by Parca Mortem <icy_shadow@rocketmail.com>

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A terrifying evil is about to be unleashed See more »

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Horror | Sci-Fi

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R | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 August 1996 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

A madárijesztő éjszakája See more »

Filming Locations:

Hanford, California, USA

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Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)
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Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color
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Trivia

The script was written in 1990, but wound up languishing on a shelf for three years after the studio it was originally written for went out of business. See more »

Goofs

Frank shoots his six shooters nine times when he's in the attic. See more »

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Referenced in Halloween: 25 Years of Terror (2006) See more »

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Enjoyable to watch once
27 October 2001 | by amok1980See all my reviews

Decent horror movie about a warlock who terrorizes a town through the body of a scarecrow. It's never boring and the acting and special effects are fairly polished, but the movie suffers from one too many stupid scenes near the end. It also takes a while to explain what exactly is going on, but overall it was enjoyable enough. 4 out of 10.


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