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The Hollywood Knights (1980)

R | | Comedy | 30 May 1980 (USA)
Led by their comedic and pranking leader, Newbomb Turk, the Hollywood Knights car gang raise hell throughout Beverly Hills on Halloween Night, 1965. Everything from drag racing to Vietnam ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Julius Averitt ...
Earle
Steve Ballard ...
Mechanic
Phil Berle ...
Homeowner
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Pledge (as Michael Binder)
Herbert Bress ...
Homeowner
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Driving Instructor
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Pledge
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Do Wopper
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Do Wopper
Dawn Clark ...
PomPom Girl
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Himself
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Duke
Daniel Davies ...
Pledge
Denyse Diane ...
Homeowner
Michele Drake ...
Cheerleader
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Led by their comedic and pranking leader, Newbomb Turk, the Hollywood Knights car gang raise hell throughout Beverly Hills on Halloween Night, 1965. Everything from drag racing to Vietnam to high school love. Written by Jeff Ruebel <riptide@one.net>

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night | car | halloween | gang | pledge | See All (135) »

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The days are wild and the nights are rockin'! See more »

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Comedy

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30 May 1980 (USA)  »

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Blondiner på bagsædet  »

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Trivia

The band New Bomb Turks took their name from Robert Wuhl's character. See more »

Goofs

The same 1962 Chrysler keeps passing the bus stop, and can be seen behind the little old lady as she writes the license number down on Newbomb's El-Camino See more »

Quotes

[repeated line to a little boy]
Bimbeau: You little son of a bitch!
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References Lawrence of Arabia (1962) See more »

Soundtracks

Goin' Out of My Head
Written by Teddy Randazzo and Bobby Weinstein
Performed by Little Anthony and the Imperials (as Little Anthony & The Imperials)
Courtesy of United Artists Records
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car lovers fantasy
17 January 1999 | by (atlanta,georgia) – See all my reviews

the hollywood knights incorporates the cream of the crop when it comes to killer rides, laugh till you cry pranks and gags, as well as a major stepping stone for many of tinseltowns now famous stars like tony danza,michelle pffeifer and fran dresher.i just hope that sony pictures will finally put an end to the suffering of the fans of this film and release it to homevideo.it was released by coloumbia originally(part of sony now) in 1980.19 years is too long to let a gem like this go unmined.


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