National Lampoon’s Class Reunion (1982)

USA, 1982
35mm film, Metrocolor, 1:85:1
Dolby Stereo, English

An American comedy horror film directed by Michael Miller. Production began on 3 February 1982 1Daily Variety 12 March 1982 p.14.

Plot Summary

Lizzie Borden High’s class of ’72 gets together for its tenth anniversary party but falls prey to a mad killer.


Directed by: Michael Miller
© 1982 ABC Motion Pictures, Inc.
ABC Motion Pictures presents
Produced by: Matty Simmons
Co-producers: Harmon Berns, Peter V. Herald
Written by: John Hughes
Director of Photography: Phil Lathrop
Edited by: Richard C. Meyer, Ann Mills
Original Music by: Peter Bernstein, Mark Goldenberg
Production Sound: Bill Randall Sr
Costume Designer: Jean Pierre Dorleac
Make-up Designed by: John Chambers
Hair Stylists: Lynn Del Kail, Judy Cory, Donna Gilbert
Special Effects: Paul Stewart, James Camomile
Production Designer: Dean Edward Mitzner
Casting by: Karen Rea

Gerrit Graham (Bob Spinnaker)
Fred McCarren (Gary Nash)
Miriam Flynn (Bunny Packard)
Stephen Furst (Hubert Downs)
Marya Small (Iris Augen)
Shelley Smith (Meredith Modess)
Zane Buzby (Delores Salk)
Jim Staahl (Egon von Stoker)
Blackie Dammett (Walter Baylor)
Wendy Goldman (woman at confession)
Jacklyn Zeman (Jane Washburn)
Barry Diamond (Chip Hendrix)
Art Evans (Carl Clapton)
Marla Pennington (Mary Beth McFadden)
Randolph Powell (Jeff Barnes)
Misty Rowe (Cindy Shears)
Michael Lerner (Dr Young)
Chuck Berry (himself)
Gary Hibbard (Fritz Shears)
Anne Ramsey (Mrs Tabazooski)

Alternative Titles

American Class – France
Class Reunion – British title
Delta-gjengen på klassefest – Norway
Haláli buli – Hungary
Ich glaub’ mein Straps funkt SOS – West Germany
Ena koufo koufo thiriotrofeio – Greece
W krzywym zwierciadle: Zlot absolwentów – Poland
Luokkakokous – Finland
Reunião da Classe – Portugal
A Reunião dos Alunos Loucos – Brazil
Reunión de clase – Argentina, Spain
Riunione di classe – Italy
Skruvarna är lösa – Sweden
Встреча выпускников – Russia

Extracts included in
Gerrit Graham: Class Act (2018)
Trailer Trauma 3: 80s Horrorthon (2017)

See also
Dracula (1931)
The Exorcist (1973)
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)



  • Daily Variety 12 March 1982 p.14 – credits, production start date (Film production chart)


  • Horror and Science Fiction Films III by Donald C. Willis p.190-191 – credits