Ernest Scared Stupid

Ernest Scared Stupid (1991)

  • Genre: Horror, Comedy, Family
  • Release Date: 1991-10-11
  • User Rating: 5.8/10 from 60 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 31min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Touchwood Pacific Partners 1
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: John R. Cherry III
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From 60 Ratings


Well-intentioned, eternally bumbling Ernest P. Worrell accidentally releases an evil demon from its sacred tomb. As the demon flexes its power and goes on a ruinous rampage, good-guy Ernest tries to step in to save the town from mass destruction. Trouble is, a 200-year-old curse has scared Ernest stupid, and that means hilarity all around! So, kick back and let the laugh-ridden adventures begin.

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  • Jim Varney

    as Ernest P. Worrell
  • Eartha Kitt

    as Francis "Old Lady" Hackmore
  • Shay Astar

    as Elizabeth
  • Bill Byrge

    as Bobby Tulip
  • Austin Nagler

    as Kenny
  • John Cadenhead

    as Tom Tulip
  • Daniel Butler

    as Cliff
  • Esther Huston

    as Amanda
Directing John R. Cherry III Director
Writing John R. Cherry III Story
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Writing Charles Gale Screenplay