''Club Dread'' is a 2004 comedy horror film written by Creator/BrokenLizard, best known for ''Film/SuperTroopers'' and ''Film/{{Beerfest}}''.

Lars, a big fan of washed up singer Coconut Pete, arrives on his private party island to start his new job. His timing couldn't be worse however, as there is a killer among the islands various crackpot employees. And they have to figure out who before there's no one left...

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* AssholeVictim: Dirk.
* AxCrazy: [[spoiler:Sam.]]
* BondOneLiner: [[spoiler:"The fun is done!"]]
* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: Coconut Pete, Putman, and Penelope.
* DisproportionateRetribution: [[spoiler: Sam says that the reason for his killing spree was because Rolo lied about him not having his weed (which he then used for himself). It is then subverted when he realizes his real reason seconds later.]]
* DistractedByTheSexy: When Juan is trying to find out if [[MsFanservice Penelope]] is the killer, he ends up sleeping with her instead.
* FemmeFatale: Penelope. [[spoiler:Or so we're led to believe at first.]]
* {{Foreshadowing}}: [[spoiler:Sam]] threatens to take someone's head off if they come near his cabana. Guess who the killer turns out to be?
* HalfTheManHeUsedToBe: [[spoiler:Sam gets cut in half by a rope tied to a speedboat.]]
* LowSpeedChase: How [[spoiler:Yu]] meets [[spoiler:her]] end.
* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: Coconut Pete is an obvious Music/JimmyBuffett parody, complete with having a SignatureSong called "Pina Coladaburg". PlayedWith because Pete [[BerserkButton hates Jimmy Buffett]] and claims he ripped off his act.
-->'''Coconut Pete:''' (about Music/JimmyBuffett) ''"Son of a son of a bitch! Mother motherfucker!"
* OhCrap: [[spoiler:Putman]] after [[spoiler:Jenny]] handcuffs him to a bed by accident and the killer spots them.
** "You manacled me to my death bed, you picadilly whore!"
* OpenSecret: [[spoiler: Putnam thinks Dave is the killer when he reveals to everyone that Dave's parents were trampled to death at a Coconut Pete concert, and not only is Pete Dave's uncle but Dave is likely to inherit the island once Pete dies. This is meant to be seen as a major revelation... except Jenny tells Putnam that ''everyone'' knew about Dave's parents and his relationship to Pete and chastises him for his lack of tact. And Dave acquired the rights to the island days before people began dying, so it wouldn't have mattered if Pete was dead or not.]]
* RasputinianDeath: The BigBad gets one towards the end.
* RedHerring: Both Penelope and Putman are eccentric and creepy, [[spoiler:but neither one is the killer.]]
* SleepsWithEveryoneButYou: Jenny is this to Putman. He even lampshades it twice, first:
--> ''"Really Jen, am I the ONLY one?"''
--> and again with:
--> ''"Oh, Jenny, you've got your arms around me. I can only assume this must mean EVERY other man on the island is dead."''
* StalkerWithACrush: Putman to Jenny. She even finds out that he stole a pair of her panties.
* TemporaryBulkChange: [[spoiler: Lars knows a technique that allows him to alter his body mass and make himself temporarily skinny, which is how he got out of the closet despite the window being so small.]]
* WhosOnFirst: One of the main characters is named Yu, so of course there would be a little of this:
-->'''Juan:''' Pete! Yu and Hank are dead!
-->'''Coconut Pete:''' Why? What did we do?
-->'''Juan:''' No, man! Yu and Hank are fucking dead!
-->'''Coconut Pete:''' Is that a threat?
* WorfEffect: Hank is hyped up as a former FBI agent who helped stop numerous serial killers before he started working on the island. [[spoiler: He's killed within a minute of meeting the killer.]]
* WoundedGazelleGambit: [[spoiler:Sam]] pretends to be drowning in a mud bath in order to lure the surviving characters into harm's way.