‘So I Married an Axe Murderer’ (1993)

So I Married an Axe Murderer is a 1993 comedy.


After a bad breakup, San Francisco Beat poet Charlie MacKenzie (Mike Myers) falls for lovely butcher Harriet Michaels (Nancy Travis) and introduces her to his parents.

But, as voracious consumers of sensational tabloids, his parents soon come to suspect that Harriet is actually a notorious serial killer — “Mrs. X” — wanted in connection with a string of bizarre honeymoon killings.

Thinking his parents foolish, Charlie proposes to Harriet. But while on his honeymoon with her, he begins to fear they were right.

Fun Fact:

In the movie, the newlyweds spend their wedding night at a secluded hotel. In real life, they filmed it at the 50-acre Dunsmuir House and Gardens (Oakland, California). Also, production designer John Graysmark, built a 16,224-foot replica of the roof, where the film’s thrilling climax takes place, on a sound stage. Many other movies have filmed at the 1899 estate, including PhantasmBurnt OfferingsA View to a Kill, and True Crime. Visitors can tour the mansion and the grounds.

What:          So I Married an Axe Murderer (1993 film) screening

When:         March 11-12, 2023

Where:        Milford Independent Cinema (945 E. Summit St, Milford, MI)

Time:          7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Cost:           $5.00

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‘So I Married an Axe Murderer’ (1993)



“Well, it’s a well known fact, Sonny Jim, that there’s a secret society of the five wealthiest people in the world, known as The Pentaverate, who run everything in the world, including the newspapers, and meet tri-annually at a secret country mansion in Colorado, known as The Meadows.” – Stuart MacKenzie

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