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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Edward Schaaf ...
Adolph Schwartz
Robert McLane ...
Paul
Elaine Collins ...
The Ethopian Chef
Candy Samples ...
The Headsperson (as Mary Gavin)
Su Ling ...
Limehouse
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Sweet Li'l Alice
Linda Sue Ragsdale ...
Gwendolyn
Harry ...
The Nimrod / Carnivorous Fish
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Margo Winchester
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Homer Johnson (as Monte Bane)
Marianne Marks ...
Chesty Young Thing
Larry Dean ...
Leonard Box
Bob Schott ...
Rafe
Foxy Lae ...
Pocohontas
Ray Reinhardt ...
The Commissioner
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This kicks off with the murder of one Adolf Schwartz (who bears a striking resemblance to another famous Adolf) by placing a ravenous piranha fish in his bathtub. Who did it? No-one knows or cares, as they're too busy being distracted by busty Margo Winchester, who hitch-hikes into# town and gets involved with all the local men. It all ends with a series of complicated plot twists that reveal that just about everyone is really someone else. And if it gets too confusing, Russ Meyer helpfully arranges for a one- woman nude Greek chorus to pop up at intervals to explain what's going on. Written by Michael Brooke <michael@everyman.demon.co.uk>

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"Nobody pulls 'em in, nobody pushes 'em out like Margot!" See more »

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Russ Meyer's Up  »

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Final film of Robert McLane. See more »

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Rafe: Double-chili, heavy mustard, behold the onion.
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Featured in Electric Blue 002 (1981) See more »

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rude, lewd, & politically incorrect! great fun!
8 May 1999 | by See all my reviews

Russ Meyer does it again! Up! has something to offend anyone with any sensibilities. I have fond memories of wading through picket lines of feminists in Berkeley to see this in the theater. Meyer's perverse mix of humor, sex, and violence is at its best in this film. Not to be missed by people who....well, we know who we are, don't we?


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