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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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

Classic horror cheese

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Dustin Putman

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

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

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Stefan Birgir Stefansson


Scott Weinberg

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: 47% 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