Opinions are divided on whether 1987’s The Garbage Pail Kids Movie (a Topps Chewing Gum Production!) is so bad its good, or so bad that you’ll want to cut your throat with blades chipped into the rock-hard gum once packed with the original ’80s Cabbage Patch Kids parody sticker collection. The “little people in suits” alien/kids are so ugly they make the Howard the Duck suits look like objects of erotica, and story manages to be both absurd and completely dull.

But now the Garbage Pail Kids are getting another shot. Michael Eisner‘s current outfit The Tornante Company is financing and producing the development of a new film based on the card/sticker set. Read More »