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  • Peter Vincent: Mrs. Brewster. My God, the phone lines have been cut. [Evil Ed arises from under the bed sheets with a wig on]
    Evil Ed: I know. [giggling] I DID IT!
    Peter Vincent: Where is Charley's mother?
    Evil Ed: [removes the wig] Oh, well, she's working nights. BUT!... she left a note. [He chuckles like a speed freak as he removes the note from his pocket. He reads it] Mmmmmm mmm! His dinner... is in the oven!


  • Evil Ed: Oh, you're so COOL, Brewster!


  • Peter Vincent: Welcome to this fright night...


  • Amy Peterson: (after seeing Charley get startled by his window) - Is something wrong?
    Amy Peterson: (after seeing Charley get startled by his window) Is something wrong?
    Charley Brewster: Nothing.
    Evil Ed: (after his eyes shine red outside Charley's window) - Oh, you're so cool, Brewster!
    Evil Ed: (after his eyes shine red outside Charley's window) Oh, you're so cool, Brewster!


  • Peter Vincent: (on his TV show) - This is Peter Vincent...back once more with you...as host of Fright Night. I thought I'd let the vampires rest for a little while...Right, Charley?
    Peter Vincent: (on his TV show) This is Peter Vincent back once more with you...as host of Fright Night. I thought I'd let the vampires rest for a little while. Right, Charley?


  • Amy Peterson: (trying to trick Charley) - What's wrong? Don't you want me anymore? (Charley pulls out a crucifix and she hides her face; crying) - It's not my fault, Charley. You promised you wouldn't let him get me! You promised!
    Amy Peterson: (trying to trick Charley) What's wrong? Don't you want me anymore? (Charley pulls out a crucifix and she hides her face; crying) It's not my fault, Charley. You promised you wouldn't let him get me! You promised!


  • Jerry Dandridge: (after he hears a scream from upstairs, where vampire Amy is sleeping) - I think she just opened her eyes.
    Jerry Dandridge: (after he hears a scream from upstairs, where vampire Amy is sleeping) I think she just opened her eyes.


  • Peter Vincent: (runs into Charley's house for help, and thinks he found Charley's mother in bed) - Thank God. The phone wires have been cut.
    Peter Vincent: (runs into Charley's house for help, and thinks he found Charley's mother in bed) Thank God. The phone wires have been cut.
    Evil Ed: (jumps out from under the bed covers, all vamped out) - I know...I did it!
    Evil Ed: (jumps out from under the bed covers, all vamped out) I know I did it!
    Peter Vincent: (scared) - Where is Charley's mother?
    Peter Vincent: (scared) Where is Charley's mother?
    Evil Ed: Well, apparently she's working nights. But she left a note (pulls out a note and reads it) - Hmmmm hmm...His dinner's in the oven!
    Evil Ed: Well, apparently she's working nights. But she left a note (pulls out a note and reads it) Hmmmm hmm. His dinner's in the oven!


  • Peter Vincent: (holds a crucifix up to Jerry's face) - Back, spawn of Satan!
    Peter Vincent: (holds a crucifix up to Jerry's face) Back, spawn of Satan!
    Jerry Dandridge: (laughs) - Oh, really? You have to have faith...for this to work on me...Mr. Vincent!
    Jerry Dandridge: (laughs) Oh, really? You have to have faith for this to work on me Mr. Vincent!


  • Jerry Dandridge: Welcome to Fright Night...For real.
    Jerry Dandridge: Welcome to Fright Night. For real.


  • Peter Vincent: (surprises Charley by showing up to the vampire's house) - Peter Vincent. Ready to do battle with the undead!
    Peter Vincent: (surprises Charley by showing up to the vampire's house) Ready to do battle with the undead!


  • Jerry Dandridge: (fighting with Charley in a night club) - Shouldn't lose your temper, Charley...It isn't polite.
    Jerry Dandridge: (fighting with Charley in a night club) Shouldn't lose your temper, Charley. It isn't polite.
    Charley Brewster: You can't kill me here
    Jerry Dandridge: (laughs) - I don't wanna kill you, Charley. I want you to bring Peter Vincent to my house-- just the two of you. That is...if you ever want to see Amy again.
    Jerry Dandridge: (laughs) I don't wanna kill you, Charley. I want you to bring Peter Vincent to my house just the two of you. That is if you ever want to see Amy again.


  • Evil Ed: (now a vampire - attacking Peter Vincent) - I used to admire you. You know that? But, of course...that was before...I found out what a fake you were! Peter Vincent..."the great vampire killer" (Peter burns his head with a crucifix) - What have you done to me? - (crying)
    Evil Ed: (now a vampire - attacking Peter Vincent) I used to admire you. You know that? But, of course, that was before I found out what a fake you were! Peter Vincent. 'the great vampire killer' (Peter burns his head with a crucifix) What have you done to me? (crying)
    Peter Vincent: Back!
    Evil Ed: (crying) - The master will kill you for this...But not fast. Slowly...Oh, so slowly.
    Evil Ed: (crying) The master will kill you for this, but not fast. Slowly...Oh, so slowly.


  • Jerry Dandridge: (corners Evil Ed, alone in the street) - Hello, Edward. You don't have to be afraid of me. I know what it's like being different. Only they won't pick on you any more...or beat you up. I'll see to that. All you have to do is take my hand...Here, Edward...Take my hand.
    Jerry Dandridge: (corners Evil Ed, alone in the street) Hello, Edward. You don't have to be afraid of me. I know what it's like being different. Only they won't pick on you any more, or beat you up. I'll see to that. All you have to do is take my hand. Here, Edward. Take my hand.


  • Evil Ed: (tricking Charley; making him think he was bitten) - He got me, Charley! He bit me! You know what you're gonna have to do now, don't you? Kill me. Kill me, Charley...before I turn into a vampire...and give you a hickey! Ha-ha-ha-ha-ha-ha
    Evil Ed: (tricking Charley; making him think he was bitten) He got me, Charley! He bit me! You know what you're gonna have to do now, don't you? Kill me. Kill me, Charley. Before I turn into a vampire, and give you a hickey! Ha-ha-ha-ha-ha-ha.


  • Charley Brewster: (about Evil Ed) - No vampire's gonna want him anyway. Probably give him blood poisoning.
    Charley Brewster: (about Evil Ed) No vampire's gonna want him anyway. Probably give him blood poisoning.


  • Jerry Dandridge: (to Charley) - You've already caused your friends quite enough pain. You wouldn't want to cause them anymore...would you?
    Jerry Dandridge: (to Charley) You've already caused your friends quite enough pain. You wouldn't want to cause them anymore, would you?


  • Jerry Dandridge: (after softly kissing Amy on her hand) ...charmed.
    Jerry Dandridge: (after softly kissing Amy on her hand) Charmed.


  • Evil Ed: (talking to Peter Vincent about going over to Jerry Dandridge's house) - I got it all figured out. We all go next door to the neighbor...and you perform some kind of vampire test on him...to pronounce him human. You know? Like, in Orgy of the Damned? Where you looked in the mirror...the guy didn't have a reflection, so then you knew he was a vampire.
    Evil Ed: (talking to Peter Vincent about going over to Jerry Dandridge's house) I got it all figured out. We all go next door to the neighbor, and you perform some kind of vampire test on him, to pronounce him human. You know? Like, in Orgy of the Damned? Where you looked in the mirror...the guy didn't have a reflection, so then you knew he was a vampire.


  • Peter Vincent: (about Charley Brewster) - Your friend needs a psychiatrist, not a vampire killer.
    Peter Vincent: (about Charley Brewster) Your friend needs a psychiatrist, not a vampire killer.


  • Evil Ed: Remember a fruitcake kid named Charley Brewster? He said he saw you.
    Amy Peterson: He's the one who believes a vampire lives next to him.
    Peter Vincent: Oh, yes. You know, he is insane!


  • Evil Ed: Amy. What are we gonna do? This is just like Fright Night.


  • Peter Vincent: I have just been fired because nobody wants to see vampire killers any more...or vampires either. Apparently all they want are demented madmen...running around in ski masks hacking up young virgins.
    Peter Vincent: I have just been fired because nobody wants to see vampire killers any more, or vampires either. Apparently all they want are demented madmen, running around in ski masks hacking up young virgins.
    Charley Brewster: I believe in vampires.
    Peter Vincent: That's nice. If only there had been more of you, perhaps my ratings would've been higher.
    Charley Brewster: In fact, I have one living next door to me. Would you help me kill him?
    Peter Vincent: Pardon me?
    Charley Brewster: You know that murder a few days ago?
    Peter Vincent: Yes.
    Charley Brewster: The guy who lives next door to me did it, and he's a vampire.
    Peter Vincent: If this is your idea of a joke, I am not amused.


  • Jerry Dandridge: What's the matter, Charley...scared? You started this, Charley, and I'm gonna finish it. I just destroyed your car, Charley. But that's nothing compared to what I'm gonna do to you...tomorrow night.
    Jerry Dandridge: What's the matter, Charley...scared? You started this, Charley, and I'm gonna finish it. I just destroyed your car, Charley. But that's nothing compared to what I'm gonna do to you tomorrow night.


  • Jerry Dandridge: (attacking Charley in his bedroom) - We wouldn't want to wake your mother, would we? Then I'd have to kill her too. Right up? - Do you realize how much trouble you've caused me? Spying on me...Almost disturbing my sleep this afternoon. Telling policemen about me! You deserve to die, boy. Of course, I could give you something I don't have. A choice. Forget about me, Charley. Forget about me, and I'll forget about you. What do you say, Charley?
    Jerry Dandridge: (attacking Charley in his bedroom) We wouldn't want to wake your mother, would we? Then I'd have to kill her too. Right up? Do you realize how much trouble you've caused me? Spying on me. Almost disturbing my sleep this afternoon. Telling policemen about me! You deserve to die, boy. Of course, I could give you something I don't have. A choice. Forget about me, Charley. Forget about me, and I'll forget about you. What do you say, Charley?


  • Judy Brewster: Charley, this is our next-door neighbor...Jerry Dandrige.
    Judy Brewster: Charley, this is our next-door neighbor, Jerry Dandrige.
    Jerry Dandridge: Hello, Charley.
    Judy Brewster: Charley, don't be rude. Shake hands.
    Charley Brewster: (scared) - What's he doing here?
    Charley Brewster: (scared) What's he doing here?
    Judy Brewster: I invited him for a drink.
    Charley Brewster: You what?!
    Judy Brewster: I invited him over. Why?
    Jerry Dandridge: What's the matter, Charley? Afraid I'd never come over without being invited first? You're quite right. Of course, now that I've been made welcome... I'll probably drop by quite a bit. In fact, anytime I feel like it...With your mother's kind permission, of course.
    Jerry Dandridge: What's the matter, Charley? Afraid I'd never come over without being invited first? You're quite right. Of course, now that I've been made welcome I'll probably drop by quite a bit. In fact, anytime I feel like it, with your mother's kind permission, of course.
    Judy Brewster: Oh, Jerry, anytime.


  • Evil Ed: But your best protection right now, Charles... is that a vampire cannot enter your house...without being invited by the rightful owner first.
    Evil Ed: But your best protection right now, Charles, is that a vampire cannot enter your house without being invited by the rightful owner first.


  • Charley Brewster: (runs into Evil's room for advice) - Evil!
    Charley Brewster: (runs into Evil's room for advice) Evil!
    Evil Ed: And to what do I owe this dubious pleasure?
    Charley Brewster: The vampire knows I know about him. Or at least he will when he wakes up tonight.
    Evil Ed: (laughs) - What are you talking about?
    Evil Ed: (laughs) What are you talking about?
    Charley Brewster: A vampire is living next door to me...and he's gonna kill me if I don't protect myself.
    Charley Brewster: A vampire is living next door to me, and he's gonna kill me if I don't protect myself.
    Evil Ed: What?
    Charley Brewster: I haven't got time to explain. Just tell me what to do to protect myself.
    Evil Ed: Very funny, Brewster
    Charley Brewster: Evil, please! I'm not kidding! Tell me what to do!
    Evil Ed: Don't call me Evil anymore...Why should I help you anyway?
    Charley Brewster: Look, I've got eight bucks. Help me and it's yours.
    Evil Ed: Far be it from me to turn down a fool's money...Where and when do you expect the vampire to attack?
    Charley Brewster: In my bedroom, tonight.


  • Charley Brewster: (trying to convince the cop) - A coffin! That's what's down there. I saw them carry it in.
    Detective Lennox: What?!
    Charley Brewster: Jerry Dandrige is in it, sleeping the sleep of the undead.


  • Charley Brewster: (talking about what he saw the night before from his bedroom window) - I don't need hot cocoa. I didn't have a nightmare. They did kill a girl over there.
    Charley Brewster: (talking about what he saw the night before from his bedroom window) I don't need hot cocoa. I didn't have a nightmare. They did kill a girl over there.
    Judy Brewster: How late did you stay up studying?
    Charley Brewster: Mom, I'm not sick! The guy did have fangs. A bat did fly over my head and a second later he stepped out of the shadows. Don't you see what that means?
    Judy Brewster: Wait, let me guess...What?
    Charley Brewster: He's a vampire!
    Judy Brewster: A what?!
    Amy Peterson: A what?!
    Charley Brewster: A vampire! Haven't you listened to anything I've said?
    Amy Peterson: Charley, is this some sort of a trick...to get me back?
    Charley Brewster: Forget it. I'm going to the police.


  • Billy Cole: (after seeing Charley snooping around in his yard) - Hey, kid! - What are you doing?
    Billy Cole: (after seeing Charley snooping around in his yard) Hey, kid! What are you doing?
    Charley Brewster: Nothing.
    Billy Cole: Oh, yeah? Well, just make sure that it stays that way...kid.
    Billy Cole: Oh, yeah? Well, just make sure that it stays that way, kid.


  • Evil Ed: (while hearing of a murder on the news) - That wasn't the only murder...The second in two days. And get this - both of them had their heads chopped off. Ha-ha-ha, can you believe it?
    Evil Ed: (while hearing of a murder on the news) That wasn't the only murder. The second in two days. And get this, both of them had their heads chopped off. Ha-ha-ha, can you believe it?
    Charley Brewster: (looks at Evil disgusted) - You're sick.
    Charley Brewster: (looks at Evil disgusted) You're sick.
    Evil Ed: (after Amy smashes food into Charley's face for not listening to her) - Ha-ha-ha-ha-ha-ha...Ohhh, you're so cool, Brewster!
    Evil Ed: (after Amy smashes food into Charley's face for not listening to her) Ha-ha-ha-ha-ha-ha. Ohhh, you're so cool, Brewster!


  • Charley Brewster: (looks at his test paper) - That bastard! Why didn't he tell us he was gonna spring a pop quiz?
    Evil Ed: That's the point to a pop quiz - to surprise you.
    Evil Ed: That's the point to a pop quiz, to surprise you.
    Charley Brewster: (Amy walks past him) - Hey, Amy?!
    Evil Ed: Did she finally find out what you're really like?
    Charley Brewster: Buzz off, Evil.
    Evil Ed: Oh. Call me anything you want. Only you're the one failing trig, not me.


  • Charley Brewster: (looking out his window) - There are two guys in the yard carrying a coffin.
    Amy Peterson: Sure. And they're on the moors, right?
    Charley Brewster: Amy, I'm serious.
    Amy Peterson: So am I. Do you want to make love or not?


  • Amy Peterson: Charley, I said stop it!
    Charley Brewster: Jesus, Amy, give me a break! We've been going together almost a year. All I ever hear is "Charley, stop it."
    Charley Brewster: Jesus, Amy, give me a break! We've been going together almost a year. All I ever hear is 'Charley, stop it.'


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