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Pull My Daisy (1959)

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Milo is a railroad brakeman, his wife a painter. They have some poet friends who spend a good bit of time hanging out at their apartment. When Milo and his wife are visited by their bishop,... See full summary »

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Gregory Corso ...
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Larry Rivers ...
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Peter Orlovsky ...
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Mezz McGillicuddy
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Alice Neel ...
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Sally Gross ...
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Pablo Frank ...
Pablo
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Milo is a railroad brakeman, his wife a painter. They have some poet friends who spend a good bit of time hanging out at their apartment. When Milo and his wife are visited by their bishop, they naturally would like their friends to be on their best behavior. But poets will be poets. Written by George S. Davis <mgeorges@prodigy.net>

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This film was selected to the National Film Registry, Library of Congress, in 1996. See more »

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The Crazy Daisy
Lyrics by Allen Ginsberg and Jack Kerouac
Performed by Anita Ellis
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Boring.
15 June 2002 | by (LA, CA) – See all my reviews

Like so many art films, this is a boring, self indulgent non-film. Warhol made the same kind of film a few years later - with the same kind of results. You should be drunk or stoned when you watch this just like the "actors" on screen. And don't look at the tomato can!


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