Killer Klowns from Outer Space – Cult Horror Flick

killer klowns from outer space

Killer Klowns from Outer Space is a cult classic horror film. With a 2 million USD budget, well, you can tell it was cheaply made. Even so, Killer Klowns from Outer Space has amassed a very large fan base. Who doesn’t love clown aliens or shall i say “Klown Aliens”?  

If you are a Horror fan this outrageous flick should be on your watch list. Killer Klowns from Outer Space is a great entrance into the whole “so bad it’s good” Horror genre.

So down to the skinny, this horror movie was released in the late 1980’s with a rating of only PG-13! It stars absolutely no one you would recognize, but it definitely has a out there story line. These guys were probably on drugs when the idea for Killer Klowns came up.  As far as critic ratings, the film actually didn’t do too bad. Rotten Tomatoes gives it a solid 71% and the IMDB gives killer klowns from outer space a cool 6.1.

Date: 1988

Genre: Horror

Rated: PG-13

Director: Stephen Chiodo

The story line of Killer Klowns from Outer Space from outer space is that in a small town, aliens are killing the towns people, but the good folks of the small town doesn’t give it any merit, because the aliens are clowns or Klowns. This just makes it worst for the poor victims. A few proud and brave young people from the town figures out what is going on, so they quickly take an ice cream truck around town to save their friends, as we all would do. It’s honestly a pretty creative story line if you ask me. This is a great movie if you would like to watch something different and out there. It may become your new favorite cult classic, and whats even better than that? There’s a sequel! Killer Clowns from Outer Space 2, but we will save that movie for a later post.

Killer Klowns From Outer Space Ratings

Imdb: 6.1

Rotten Tomatoes: 71%

Critics View:

Although critics have found this horror movie less than spectacular, there is a huge cult following that would tell you differently.

Once fan wrote: “A wonderful film that is pretty seamless and follows its internal logic well. Funny and creepy. A real must-see.”

We here at Real Dictionary makes this movie a MUST WATCH

Where to watch Killer Klowns from outer space

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