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A medical school dropout loses his fiancee in a tragic lawnmower incident, and decides to bring her back. Unfortunately, he was only able to save her head, so he goes to the red light district in the city and lures prostitutes into a hotel room so he can get parts for his girlfriend.
Got any money?
Release Date: April , 1990
Runtime: 85 mins
All Genres: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Languages: English, Swedish
IMDB Rating: 5.7
Buried.com Rating: 6.7 - (Rate This Horror Movie at Buried.com)
Category: Horror Movies Starting With F
MPAA Rating: R
James Lorinz ...Jeffrey Franken
Joanne Ritchie ...Mrs. Shelley
Patty Mullen ...Elizabeth Shelley
J.J. Clark ...Mr. Shelley
Carissa Channing ...Dolores
Shirl Bernheim ...Elizabeths Grandmother
Judy Grafe ...Newscaster
Helmar Augustus Cooper ...Detective Anderson (as Helmar Cooper)
Louise Lasser ...Jeffreys Mother
John Zacherle ...Weatherman
Charlotte J. Helmkamp ...Honey (as Charlotte Helmkamp)
Kimberly Taylor ...Amber
Shirley Stoler ...Spike the Bartender
Joseph Gonzalez ...Zorro
Ari M. Roussimoff ...Zorro's Customer (as Ari Roussimoff)
Tom Hair ...Motormouth
Beverly Bonner ...Casey
Jennifer Delora ...Angel
Lia Chang ...Crystal
Susan Napoli ...Anise (as Stephanie Ryan)
Heather Hunter ...Chartreuse
Gittan Goding ...Snow
Vicki Darnell ...Sugar
Sandy Colosimo ...Monkey
Max Brandt ...Desk Clerk
James Smythe ...Times Square Businessman
Gregory Gilbert ...Times Square Victim #2
David Lipman ...Frankenhookers trick
Avind Harum ...Batman Shirt (as Eivind Harum)
Thomas Crognale ...Stud in Hotel
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Frankenhooker Horror Film Trailer 1
"Never Say No"
More Movie Taglines:
- Got any money?
- She's hot. She's sexy. And she's sutured to please.
- A Terrifying Tale Of Sluts And Bolts.
- It's A Stitch!
- Wanna Date?
- Some assembly required
- Jeffrey Franken: Medical schools upset me, mother - I'm anti-social - I'm becoming dangerously amoral.
Zorro: My women just blew up on me.
Newscaster: In a blaze of blood, bones, and body parts, the vivacious young girl was instantly reduced to a tossed human salad... a salad that police are still trying to gather up... a salad that was once named Elizabeth.
[speaking to a room full of scattered body parts after all the hookers explode] Jeffrey Franken: I want to apologize to everybody here.
Angel: Is it hot in here? [she suddenly explodes]
- Beverly Bonner plays "Casey", a character that appears in Basket Case (1982), Brain Damage (1988), and Basket Case 2 (1990), all also directed by Frank Henenlotter.
The brain with the eye in the beginning of the film is based on the advertisements for The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1962)
The hooker talk show is a parody of _"The Morton Downey Jr. Show" (1987) [TV-Series 1987-1989]_
The interior of the Franken family garage is intentionally four times as large as the exterior, as specified in the screenplay.
Director Cameo: [Frank Henenlotter] on the train that Frankenhooker takes to Manhattan, standing by the door holding a newspaper.
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Rating: 6.7 out of 10.0 - 74 votes cast total