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Hollywood Boulevard (1976)

In this satire on 70s B-movie industry, a young ditsy pretty blond arrives in Hollywood to try her luck as an actress. After some mishap, a shady agent finds her a job with a sleazy B-movie crew plagued by strange deadly accidents.

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Mary McQueen
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Erich Von Leppe
George Wagner ...
Cameraman
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Scotty
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Jill McBain
Richard Doran ...
P.G.
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Candy Wednesday
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John Kramer ...
Duke Mantee
W.L. Luckey ...
Rico Bandello
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Patrick Hobby
Rita George ...
Bobbi Quackenbush
David Boyle ...
Obnoxious Kid
Glenn K. Shimada ...
Ubiqutious Filipino
Joseph McBride ...
Drive-In Rapist
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Storyline

Joe Dante directs this story of the glamour, the glitter, the magical allure of Hollywood... and not a speck of it rubs off on Miracle Pictures, where "If it's a good picture, it's a Miracle." This is a hilarious tribute to the unsung heroes who grind out the B movies massacred by critics, but nursed fondly in the hearts of film fans everywhere. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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The street where starlets are made! See more »

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Comedy | Thriller

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25 April 1976 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Starlets  »

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$60,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Rico's line, "Is this the end of Rico?" is Edward G. Robinson's last line in Little Caesar (1931). See more »

Quotes

Mary McQueen: You'll never be a star now, you little cunt!
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All Rights Reserved Including Zeppelins. See more »

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References Little Caesar (1931) See more »

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A B movie about making a B movie
6 August 2003 | by (Austin, TX) – See all my reviews

This film moves along at a brisk pace and has some funny moments. Candice Rialson is great as the star Candy. Mary Woronov and Paul Bartel are both in this, which can't hurt any movie. This movie jumps all over and covers every part of B movie making. Still the film lacks acting and a real plot. 4/10 Fair


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