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Jack Nicholson (written by)
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Release Date:
23 August 1967 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
A Lovely Sort of Death See more »
Plot:
Paul Groves (Peter Fonda), a television commercial director, is in the midst of a personality crisis... See more » | Add synopsis »
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decent drug movie See more (41 total) »

Cast

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Peter Fonda ... Paul Groves

Susan Strasberg ... Sally Groves

Bruce Dern ... John

Dennis Hopper ... Max
Salli Sachse ... Glenn
Barboura Morris ... Flo
Judy Lang ... Nadine

Luana Anders ... Waitress
Beach Dickerson

Dick Miller ... Cash
Caren Bernsen ... Alexandra
Katherine Walsh ... Lulu
Michael Nader
Bárbara Ransom ... Helena (as Barbara Ransom)
Michael Blodgett ... Lover
Tom Signorelli ... Al
Boyd Santell
Mitzi Hoag ... Wife
Luree Holmes
Earl Finn
Roger Arroyo
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Peter Bogdanovich ... (uncredited)

Brandon De Wilde ... Extra (uncredited)

Randee Lynne Jensen ... Extra (uncredited)
Joyce Mandel ... Go Go Dancer (uncredited)
Gram Parsons ... House Band Member (uncredited)
Angelo Rossitto ... Dwarf in Forest Fantasy (uncredited)
Frankie Smith ... Go-Go Girl (uncredited)
Susan Walters ... Go-Go Girl (uncredited)
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Directed by
Roger Corman 
 
Writing credits
Jack Nicholson (written by)

Produced by
Roger Corman .... producer
Frances Doel .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Electric Flag  (as The American Music Band)
 
Cinematography by
Archie R. Dalzell  (as Arch R. Dalzell)
 
Film Editing by
Ronald Sinclair 
 
Art Direction by
Leon Ericksen 
 
Makeup Department
Ted Coodley .... makeup artist
Ray Forman .... hair stylist
 
Production Management
Jack Bohrer .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Paul Rapp .... assistant director
Dennis Hopper .... second unit director (uncredited)
 
Art Department
Karl Brainard .... props (as Karl R. Brainard)
Richard M. Rubin .... props
Michel Levesque .... set designer (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Philip Mitchell .... sound (as Phil Mitchell)
James Nelson .... supervising sound editor (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Robert Beck .... special psychedelic effects producer (as Bob Beck)
Allen Daviau .... special psychedelic effects producer
Peter Gardiner .... special psychedelic effects producer
Roger George .... special effects (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Allen Daviau .... assistant camera
Charles Hannawalt .... key grip
Robert A. Petzoldt .... lighting technician (as Robert Petzold)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Richard Bruno .... wardrobe
 
Music Department
Electric Flag .... performer: musical score (as The American Music Band)
 
Other crew
Samuel Z. Arkoff .... presenter
James Blumberg .... technical advisor
Sharon Compton .... production assistant
Beach Dickerson .... location manager (as Beach Dickersen)
Leon Ericksen .... production coordinator
Dennis Jakob .... montage sequences
James H. Nicholson .... presenter
Bonnie Prendergast .... script supervisor
 
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Runtime:
85 min | West Germany:78 min
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Color (Pathécolor)
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1.85 : 1 See more »
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Certification:
Australia:R | Finland:K-16 (1991) | Finland:(Banned) (1968) | Germany:18 (TV rating) | Netherlands:18 (orginal rating) | Norway:16 (1968) | Spain:18 | Sweden:15 | UK:R (original rating) | UK:18 (video re-rating) (2002) | UK:R (video rating) (1988) | USA:Not Rated | West Germany:16
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Trivia:
In order to prepare for the film, Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper and Jack Nicholson all engaged in a group LSD trip.See more »
Quotes:
Paul Groves:[Holding an orange up to the horizon] That's the sun in my hands, man! Oh, it gives off an orange cloud of light that just flows right out over the sea! Wow!See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Easy Rider: Shaking the Cage (1999) (V)See more »
Soundtrack:
Softly and TenderlySee more »

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7 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
decent drug movie, 7 January 2008
Author: PaulyC from Los Angeles, CA

To be honest, I thought I would grow quickly bored with this movie since I heard that all it was is a bunch of cool psychedelic effects and not much else. Well, I actually found it interesting. After an opening five minutes with some bad acting I rolled my eyes but the movie got better....and Peter Fonda's performance got better. Fonda plays Paul, a TV commercial director who goes on his first LSD trip. He thinks he might learn something from it and does. You start to lose track of what reality is just like Paul does. Dennis Hopper has some interesting scenes and Bruce Dern is good as well. Having never touched acid, I can't tell you how realistic the effects are but found them interesting to watch. In order to do research, director Roger Corman took LSD and had a pleasant experience. Bruce Dern however has never taken it so found his role as someone who was kind of an expert on the matter, a challenging acting job. However, Jack Nicolson wrote the script and I expect he did plenty of research...he-he. Surprisingly, a pretty cool movie, dude!

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