Deadly Friend

  • 1986
  • Movie
  • R
  • Horror

Is Craven incapable of directing a decent horror movie with the word "deadly" in the title? This was his first film after his 1984 triumph A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET, and it is a big disappointment. Something of an uneasy cross between the classic FRANKENSTEIN and the 1986 cute-robot hit SHORT CIRCUIT, the film is about a brilliant young teenager, Laborteaux,...read more

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01:21 — A 15-year-old inventor implants a computer brain in the body of his dead girlfriend, with terrifying consequences.

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A murdered teen (Kristy Swanson) is revivified with an artificial brain. Directed by horror maven Wes Craven. Paul: Matthew Laborteaux. Jeanne: Anne Twomey. Tom: Michael Sharrett. Harry: Richard Marcus. Elvira: Anne Ramsey.

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