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Chucky Vs. Leprechaun: Who Is the Ultimate Tiny Terror?

They may not be high enough to ride a rollercoaster, but they've been supplying screams (and laughs) for decades. Who does it better? We're breaking it down by Tomatometer, box office pots of gold, and more.

by | October 23, 2020 | Comments

As countless victims over more than three decades would tell you, scary things come in small packages, and this episode of Vs. pits two of the most iconic little baddies against each other. In one corner, we have the rampaging Ruxpin, Chucky from Child’s Play, and he faces off against the bad luck of the Irish himself, the Leprechaun. These two tiny terrors have been wreaking havoc on both the big and small screen since the first time fanny packs were cool, but to determine who wins this showdown of diminutive proportions, Rotten Tomatoes Contributing Editor Mark Ellis dives into their box office earnings, Tomatometer and Audience Scores, and origin stories, as well as their most iconic moments. Watch for the final verdict, and if you don’t agree, let us know in the comments.

Thumbnail image: Everette Collection, ©Lions Gate Films


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