Nutt House

Nutt House is a slapstick comedy about twin brothers. Nathan Nutt, is an escapee from a mental institution with multiple personalities and Philbert Nutt, is a crooked business man and politician. Nathan gets out of the sanitarium and goes in search of his brother. When Nathan and Philbert meet, Philbert, calls the institute to come and get Nathan but it backfires and they take him by mistake. He finally escapes with the help of Buddy, a crazy inmate from the asylum and they both end up at a benefit for the hungry. Nathan's hosting the benefit (poising as his brother) when the two come face to face. There is a huge food fight and the orderlies from the sanitarium show up to take away Nathan but it's Philbert they leave with again.

  • Starring: Stephen Kearney, Amy Yasbeck and Traci Lords
  • Director(s): Adam Rifkin
  • Producer(s): Nutty Nut Productions
  • Screenwriter(s): Sam Raimi, Scott Spiegel
  • Distributor: Triboro Entertainment Group, Inc.
  • Animal Coordinator: Unknown
  • Rating: Acceptable

Featured Animal Action

When Philbert and Buddy escape from the sanitarium and go to the hunger benefit Buddy walks in with a parrot on his shoulder. The parrot had merely been placed there by the trainer and retrieved after the scene. In one scene Nathan is talking to his therapist and he puts his foot into a goldfish bowl. The fish in the bowl were fake.