Killer Klowns from Outer Space poster


Aliens disguised as clowns crash land on Earth in a rural town to capture unsuspecting victims in cotton candy cocoons for later consumption.

MPAA Rating PG-13

Status Released

Release Date 1988-05-27

Runtime 88 minutes

Budget $2m

Revenue $44m


TMDB 6.4


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queer-giraffe shared a tip "Cotton candy cocoons, shadow puppets, acid pies, and popcorn bazookas all add up to one thing... Essential Klown Cinema."

krystle_poirier_8968 shared a tip "One of my favorites’ I can put this one on and not get sick of it! Even my kiddos ask for it to be out on!"

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fred_parker_761 shared a tip "Weird but fun to watch"

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eden_theangrywriter shared a tip "Need a nonstop roller coaster into cheesy camp horror? Lucky for you, this movie exists!"

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eli_parks shared a tip "Ha"

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zero_7802 shared a tip "Probably one of my favorite movies"

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beadzombie shared a tip "I love this movie. And, yes, the clowns are freaking creepy!!!"

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michael_scott_9129 shared a tip "Bad but, good"

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therileykyle shared a tip "Incredibly camp and stupidly funny. Forever a classic and one of my favorites."

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charles_h._piatt shared a tip "Classic, campy fun!"

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inutrasha shared a tip "Sometimes I like to rotate this movie around in my head, just for fun"

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caron_rodgers shared a tip "One of the best B movies. Hilarious!"

jessie_5637 shared a tip "It's so bad, I love it"

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waffle_dorsett shared a tip "You better like low budget movies"

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griffin_wiggins shared a tip "Not very good, but a fun B-Movie"

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sean_mulligan_139 shared a tip "An excellent "so bad it's good" horror flick."

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tejae_buckingham shared a tip "Really good sound track"

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amy_bishop_8322 shared a tip "This is the movie that gave me nightmares as a kid and made me HATE clowns!"

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robert_cox_1210 shared a tip "I love this movie. It's very strange and funny. Really campy with some kind of creepy moments."

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alicia_hansen shared a tip "One of my favorite funny horror movies."

clarissa_j_6713 shared a tip "One of the best movies you will ever see."

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unikitty909_maddox shared a tip "Its funny but not scary in my opinion"

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krystle_fields shared a tip "It's one of those it's so terrible its amazing"

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lindsey_olier shared a tip "A total cult classic!"

kelli_lewis_2324 shared a tip "One of my favorite campy B Comedy-Horrors of all time! The practical affects are excellent!"

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michael_hunter_9736 shared a tip "It was okay. Never saw why everyone else thought it was great. Just entertaining to me."

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collesse shared a tip "The 2nd best horror movie in existence second to saw that is"

sabrina_rodriguez_7047 shared a tip "Hilarious. So terrible that I actually kind of love it"

kyle_d_5831 shared a tip "I love it too! Grew up watching the old Sci-fi channel with all the old classic horror movies!"

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