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Ernest Scared Stupid (1991)
PG
91 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

Ernest accidentally unleashes an ugly troll that plots to transform children into wooden dolls in the town of Briarville, Missouri.
Director
John R. Cherry III (as John Cherry)
Writers
John R. Cherry III (story by) (as John Cherry) | Coke Sams (story by) (screenplay by) | Charles Gale (screenplay by) (as Charlie Gale)
Producer
Stacy Williams (produced by)
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Release date
Oct 11, 1991 (United States)

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72 cast members
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Jim Varney
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Eartha Kitt
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Shay Astar
Elizabeth Elizabeth   See fewer
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Jonas Moscartolo
Trantor Trantor   See fewer
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John Cadenhead
Tom Tulip Tom Tulip   See fewer
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Dennis Harrison Jr.
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Barkley
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Ernie Fosselius
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Nellie Batson
Trolls Trolls   See fewer
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Dana Kennedy
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Glenn Seer
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Tawanya Smith
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Todd Suttles
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5.8 / 10 | 11,088 votes