|Happy Hell Night|
Tonight the party animals of Phi Delta Kappa will raise more than Hell!
|Title||Happy Hell Night|
|Directed by||Brian Owens|
|Written by||Michael Fitzpatrick; Brian Owens; Ron Peterson|
|Produced by||Janez Dolenc; Susan A. Golenbock; Jeffrey gross; Armand Leo; Zoran Otasevic; Mojca Paternoster; Curtis Petersen; Magna Plus; Pavlina Proevska; Natalie Silverman; Zoran Stojanovic; Leslie Sunshine|
|Music by||Nenad Bach|
|Edited by||David Mitchell|
|Distributed by||Pavlina, Ltd.|
|Release date(s)||April 13th, 1992|
|Running time||87 min.|
Notes & Trivia Edit
- A working title for the film is Frat Fright.
- Production on Happy Hell Night began on February 12th, 1990. Principal photography concluded on October 20th, 1990. It was filmed in both Canada and Yugoslavia. Not a lot of horror fare comes out of Yugoslavia these days.
- This movie marks the directorial debut of Brian Owens. He is also known for writing the story treatment for the 1994 supernatural thriller Brainscan.
- Actor Elvis Restaino is credited as Robert Restraino in this film.
- Actor Frank John Hughes is credited as Franke Hughes in this film.
- A nurse in the film can be seen watching the 1986 action movie Busted Up, directed by Conrad E. Palmisano.
- Believe it or not, Brian Owens actually appeared as fictionalized version of himself on the "A Dentist and the Tooth Fairy" episode of the childrens' PBS series Mister Rogers' Neighborhood.
- Actors Darren McGavin and Jorja Fox each receive top billing on video releases of the film, even though they only play minor roles in the movie itself. Jorja Fox is not given an on-screen credit. McGavin is best known for playing Carl Kolchak on Kolchak: The Night Stalker, while Jorja Fox is best known for playing Sara Sidle on the TV series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.
|Sam Rockwell||Young Henry Collins|
|Irfan Mensur||Young Father Cane|
|Melissa Blanchard||Campus girl|
|Dennis Gallant||Man in bar|
|Ted Clark||Ned Bara|
|William Morris||Frat boy|
|Darren McGavin||Henry Collins|
|Janez Vrhovec||Father Cane|
|Jorja Fox||Kappa Sig Girl|
|Jesse Grey Walken||Sal|