Episode 61: The Toxic Avenger (1984)


Life got you down? Can't seem to get ahead at work? Girlfriend not letting you commit vehicular homicide as often as you'd like? Dweeb at the gym getting in the way of your regular regimen of benchpressing, karate and cigarettes? If everything is stressin' you out, man, Uncle Llyodie's got a present for you - the HMN boys are bringing you their sludge-covered two cents on Troma's 1986 B-grade masterpiece The Toxic Avenger! The guys are decked out in their best sissy stuff and are ready for some action in the locker room, join them and get slimed on another episode of Horror Movie Night!

Film Trailer

Film Details

Directed by

Michael Herz

Lloyd Kaufman (as Samuel Weil)

Produced by

Michael Herz

Lloyd Kaufman

Stuart Strutin

Written by

Lloyd Kaufman

Joe Ritter


Mitch Cohen

Mark Torgl

Andree Maranda

Pat Ryan Jr.


Lloyd Kaufman

James London

Edited by Richard W. Haines
Distributed by Troma Entertainment
Release date

May 1984 (New York)

April 11, 1986

Running time
79 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $500,000
Box office $800,000