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369 Ratings

Basket Case

Directed by Frank Henenlotter
United States, 1982
Comedy, Horror


Charming country bumpkin Duane Bradley takes a motel room in New York with no other luggage then a basket.

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Basket Case Directed by Frank Henenlotter

Critics reviews

This is the sickest movie ever made!" railed crotchety critic Rex Reed, but the film’s distributor promptly slapped the quote all over its promotional campaign. Basket Case spawned two further sequels—both are entertaining enough, but neither fully capture the original’s uncanny combo of poignancy, hilarity and sheer terror.
November 05, 2014
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