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Mudhoney (1965)

 -  Drama  -  1965 (France)
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It's 1933, in the midst of the Depression and Prohibition. Calif, a stranger with a past walks into Spooner, Missouri on his way from Michigan to California. He hires on with Lute Wade to ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hal Hopper ...
Sidney Brenshaw
Antoinette Cristiani ...
Hannah Brenshaw
John Furlong ...
Calif McKinney
Rena Horten ...
Eula
Princess Livingston ...
Maggie Marie
Lorna Maitland ...
Clara Belle
Sam Hanna ...
Injoys
Stuart Lancaster ...
Lute Wade (as Stu Lancaster)
Nick Wolcuff ...
Sheriff Abel
Frank Bolger ...
Brother Hansen
Lee Ballard ...
Sister Hansen
Michael Finn ...
Thurmond Pate (as Mickey Foxx)
Fred Owens ...
Milton (as F. Rufus Owens)
Wilfred Kues ...
Lynch mob (as W. Kues)
Charles Felix
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It's 1933, in the midst of the Depression and Prohibition. Calif, a stranger with a past walks into Spooner, Missouri on his way from Michigan to California. He hires on with Lute Wade to earn some travelling money, but gets entangled in a bad family situation: Lute's daughter is married to Sidney, a good-for-nothing drunk that frequents the rural equivalent of a whorehouse and beats his wife and is just waiting for Lute to kick the bucket to get his money. When Sidney and a local wacko preacher begin orchestrating a smear campaign against Calif, he finds it difficult to conceal his past and his growing affection for Sidney's wife. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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...leaves a taste of evil!

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Mudhoney... Leaves a Taste of Evil!  »

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$60,000 (estimated)
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The rock group Mudhoney took their name from this film. They arguably kick started the grunge genre and were a massive influence on Nirvana. Kurt Cobain used to wear their T-shirts on stage. See more »

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Maggie Marie: Don't pay her no mind, young fella. Eula, that's the child's name. She can't talk. Can't hear, neither. They do say she makes some right pretty sounds once you get to know her.
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Closing quote: "One man's evil can become the curse of all." --Publilius Syrus See more »

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One of Meyer's best films
28 October 2002 | by (Oakland CA) – See all my reviews

Excellent piece of trash cinema by the maestro. Hal Hooper's performance as the husband who beats and rapes his wife and uses the preacher to get at the drifter is awesome -- one of the most memorably pieces of acting in the history of B movies. Lots of excellent T and A shots, with star Maitland showing. Great photography in black and white.


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