Ernest Scared Stupid
Ernest Scared Stupid (1991)

Ernest (Jim Varney) gets into deep trouble when he decides to build a treehouse for the neighborhood kid and accidentally digs up an ugly, evil-tempered troll who hates all children and shows it by promptly turning the five kids helping… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: October 11, 1991
DVD Release Date: September 3, 2002
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Critic Score: 17% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Austin Kennedy
Sin Magazine

In a perfect world, the kids from THE MONSTER SQUAD would've teams up with Ernest to battle the trolls. Now THAT would be a fun movie!

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

No, it's not good, but it's kind of likable.

Kevin Fiddler
Henderson Home News (Henderson, NV)

How about a bumper sandwich boogerlips!

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Flixster Audience Score: 49% Flixster User Reviews
Michael Edwards
Its so unfunny and stupid that its funny and entertaining. The children actors do a good enough job, and the late Jim Varney is good as the protagonist Ernets… More
Curtis Lilly
This movie scared the crap out of me as a kid. I was afraid to look under the bed for years to come. "How 'bout a bumper sandwich, buggar… More
Stacy Avary
Here's another great movie starring Jim Varney. This is a wonderful movie for the family to enjoy, especially on Halloween. I loved the part when Ernest… More
Lafe Fredbjornson
Stupid and annoying Ernest goes up against a witch! It's fun comedy for the kids.
Kyle Fowler
Probably the flat out weirdest movie I've ever seen. It's epic, completely action packed, and even a bit scary. So, maybe it's not the funniest… More
Jason Spencer
Funny. The character was a little overused at this point though.