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April Fool's Day(Movie, 1986)

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| 1h 29min | Genres: Horror, Mystery
April Fool's DayRating: 3.0/5 (with 9797 votes)
April Fool's Day is a 1986 American mystery slasher film directed by Fred Walton, produced by Frank Mancuso, Jr., and starring Thomas F. Wilson, Deborah Foreman, Griffin O'Neal, Amy Steel, Ken Olandt, Deborah Goodrich, and Leah Pinsent. The plot follows a group of college students vacationing during April Fool's Day weekend on an island estate, which is infiltrated by an unknown assailant. Filmed in British Columbia in 1985, April Fool's Day was released in late March 1986 through Paramount Pictures in conjunction with the April 1 holiday. It received varied responses from film critics, with some commending it for its non-gratuitous violence and plot twists, while others lambasted it for its surprise ending. A remake of the film was released direct-to-video in 2008. ()
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About April Fool's Day

A group of eight college friends gather together at an island mansion belonging to heiress Muffy St. John to celebrate their final year of school. They soon discover that each has a hidden secret from their past which is revealed, and soon after, they turn up dead.


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April Fool's Day 1986 TV Trailer(Trailer, 0:31)

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Additional Information

Production countries: Canada, United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 17 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 03/28/1986 (World premiere: 03/27/1986)
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"A Noite das Brincadeiras Mortais"
"Die Horror-Party"
"Die Horror-Party (1986)"
"The Horror Party"
"Week-end de terreur"
"Pesce d'aprile"
"죽음의 만우절"
"Weekend of Terror"

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