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Idle Hands

Rating:R (for horror violence and gore, pervasive teen drug use, language and sexuality)
Genre:Comedy, Horror
Release Date:April 30, 1999
Running time:105 minutes
Cast:Devon Sawa, Seth Green, Elden Henson, Vivica A. Fox
Director:Rodman Flender
Producer:Andrew Licht, Jeffrey A. Mueller
Writer:Terri Hughes, Ron Milbauer
Distributor:Columbia Pictures

Description: The devil will find work for idle hands to do, so what happens when he goes on the prowl for a partner in crime and ends up with an utterly clueless 17-year-old slacker? The result is a lot more moronics than demonics in the wry comedy-horror IDLE HANDS. Anton Tobias wakes up Halloween morning to discover-after watching some TV and perusing the contents of the fridge, oblivious to the pool of blood on the floor-that his parents have been turned into a couple of headless Halloween decorations. After hanging out with his equally irresponsible friends, Mick and Pnub, Anton discovers that his right hand has a very bloodthirsty mind of its own, and it's hell-bent on wreaking deadly havoc with or without him. Will the gates of Hell open wide at the high school Halloween Dance and drag an innocent soul into eternal damnation? They just might in IDLE HANDS, when the forces of good and evil face off in a showdown full of diabolical comedy and bloodcurdling terror.

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