The "chills come thick and fast" (Los Angeles Times) as voodoo and terror meet within an innocent-looking doll inhabited by the soul of a serial killer who isn't ready to die. From the Director of Fright Night comes a "clever, playful" (The New York Times) and stylish thriller with "excellent special effects" (Leonard Maltin) and heart-pounding suspense guaranteed to scare! After 6-year-old Andy Barclay's (Alex Vincent) babysitter is violently pushed out of a window to her death, nobody believes him when he says that "Chucky," his new birthday doll, did it! Untilthings start going terribly wrong dead wrong. And when an ensuing rampage of gruesome murders lead a detective (Chris Sarandon) back to the same toy, he discovers that the real terror has just begun'the deranged doll has plans to transfer his evil spirit into a living human beingyoung Andy!

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Child's Play (1988)

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Horror/Suspense/Thriller · 1h 27m · 11/9/1988

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The "chills come thick and fast" (Los Angeles Times) as voodoo and terror meet within an innocent-looking doll inhabited by the soul of a serial killer who isn't ready to die. From the Director of Fright Night comes a "clever, playful" (The New York Times) and stylish thriller with "excellent special effects" (Leonard Maltin) and heart-pounding suspense guaranteed to scare! After 6-year-old Andy Barclay's (Alex Vincent) babysitter is violently pushed out of a window to her death, nobody believes him when he says that "Chucky," his new birthday doll, did it! Untilthings start going terribly wrong dead wrong. And when an ensuing rampage of gruesome murders lead a detective (Chris Sarandon) back to the same toy, he discovers that the real terror has just begun'the deranged doll has plans to transfer his evil spirit into a living human beingyoung Andy!

Where to Watch

Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

MGM, United Artists

Budget

$9,000,000

Revenue

$44,200,000
Part Of
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Chucky Collection

Cast
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Catherine Hicks

Karen Barclay
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Chris Sarandon

Mike Norris
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Alex Vincent

Andy Barclay
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Brad Dourif

Charles Lee Ray / Chucky (voice)
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Dinah Manoff

Maggie Peterson
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Tommy Swerdlow

Jack Santos
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Jack Colvin

Dr. Ardmore
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Neil Giuntoli

Eddie Caputo
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Juan Ramírez

Peddler
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Alan Wilder

Mr. Criswell
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Richard Baird

News Reporter at Toy Store
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Ray Oliver

Dr. Death (as Raymond Oliver)
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Aaron Osborne

Orderly
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Tyler Hard

Mona
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Ted Liss

George
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Roslyn Alexander

Lucy
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Bo Kane

Male TV Newscaster (as Robert Kane)
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Leila Lee Olsen

Female TV Newscaster (as Leila Hee Olsen)
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Lena Sack

Bellevue Patient
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Tommy Gerard

Bellevue Patient
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Michael Chavez

Bellevue Patient
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Jamie Gray

Bellevue Patient
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Erin Munz

Bellevue Patient
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Jana Twomey

Bellevue Patient
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Suaundra Black

Bellevue Patient
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Edan Gross

Friendly Chucky / Kid in Animated Commercial (voice)
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John Franklin

Walkabout Chucky (voice)
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Michael Patrick Carter

Kid in Animated Commercial (voice)
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Jeff Dlugolecki

Derelict (uncredited)
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Hunter Marks

Chucky (uncredited)
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Robert Minkoff

Bit (uncredited)
Crew
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Tom Holland

Director
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Tom Holland

Writer
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John Lafia

Writer
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Don Mancini

Writer
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10/8/2013

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