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Want to behold the glory that is 'Ernest Scared Stupid' in the comfort of your own home? Hunting down a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or view the John R. Cherry III-directed movie via subscription can be difficult, so we here at Moviefone want to take the pressure off.

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Released October 11, 1991, 'Ernest Scared Stupid' stars Jim Varney, Eartha Kitt, Austin Nagler, Shay Astar. The PG movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 31 min, and received a score of (out of 100) on Metacritic, which compiled reviews from respected critics.

Interested in knowing what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "Ernest P. Worrell (Jim Varney) is working as a garbage collector in a small Missouri town. Despite the warnings of superstitious local Old Lady Hackmore (Eartha Kitt), he accidentally unleashes devious troll Trantor (Jonas Moscartolo), a slimy creature confined under a tree for 200 years. Trantor changes some kids into wooden dolls and turns Ernest's dog, Rimshot, into a log. Ernest then teams up with Old Lady Hackmore to get rid of the beast and bring the victims back to life."

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