April Fool's Day
April Fool's Day (1986)

April Fool's Day just happens to be the birthday of rich college student Buffy (Deborah Foreman), so she invites a group of friends from Vassar over to her family's island getaway to spend the weekend partying. Though some… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: September 3, 2002
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Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
36%
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48%



Critic Score: 36% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

One of the savviest examples of slasher film self-commentary in existence, beating Scream by a cool ten years and a half.

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Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

I've seen this film before...as an episode of The Golden Girls.

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Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

Classic horror cheese

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Dustin Putman
DustinPutman.com

Even today, it holds up as a spooky, flirty entertainment, doing justice to the folly and mirth of its namesake holiday.

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Andreas Samuelson
Slasherpool

Compared to other similar 80s teen-flicks, this is a very fun and likable little film.

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Stefan Birgir Stefansson
sbs.is

Stupid

Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

There are much better 80's horror flicks to spend your money on, but April Fool's Day has enough jolts and twists to warrant a look.

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Flixster Audience Score: 48% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
April Fool's Day is a fairly decent Slasher film. The concept of the film is of course set around the day itself. I liked the idea of this film, but like… More
Dean !
A cool 80's slasher that inspired many more recent hits.
AJ Verser
This movie is so bad, it's awesome! I loved this silly horror movie taking place around April Fool's Day! It has some great horror scenes, the… More
Tim Salmons
Jaw-droppingly original.
Ken Stachnik
Basically an 80's remake of And Then There Where None (aka 10 Little Indians), with a lot of April Fool's pranks thrown in. It's nothing… More
Lady D'arbanville
A very standard 80?s Horror, very typical and predictable without any tense moments and very little in the way of fascinating storyline, despite that it was at… More