Monster In The Closet (1986)

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Monday, March 18, 2013

Monster In The Closet (1986)

  • Actors: Donald Grant, Denise DuBarry, Claude Akins, Howard Duff, Henry Gibson
  • Directors: Bob Dahlin
  • Writers: Bob Dahlin
  • Producers: David Levy, Lloyd Kaufman, Michael Herz, Michel Billot, Peter L. Bergquist
  • Format: Color, NTSC
  • Language: English (Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo)
  • Rated: PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)
  • VHS Release Date: December 13, 1993
  • DVD Release Date: September 8, 1998
  • Run Time: 90 minutes
  • Fergie!!! Monster in the Closet is a 1986 horror/comedy with a veteran cast, including Howard Duff and John Carradine, as well as The Black Eyed Peas' Stacy Ferguson and Paul Walker in early roles.  The film was distributed by Troma Entertainment.  In the GotchaMovies article "Final Destinations and Killer Condoms, Monster in the Closet was selected as the 8th greatest moment in teen slasher history.

    After a series of murders in San Francisco that all take place inside closets, a reporter and his scientist friend decide to uncover the mystery and save California.  The film contains many comical and subtle references to homosexuality.  The title referencing the state of being a closeted gay, the creature's sudden smitteness and affection for the handsome leading man even though there is no other indication that the creature is female, and the film ends with it collapsing & dying while marching on San Francisco!

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