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Blue Money (1985)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Crime  -  March 1985 (USA)
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Larry dreams of becoming a star entertainer, but until then he drives a cab and works as chauffeur for the shady Ramirez. One day he has a look in the suitcase that Ramirez is carrying ... See full summary »

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Larry Gormley
Debby Bishop ...
Pam Hodge
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Des
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Brogan
Frances Tomelty ...
Fidelma
George S. Irving ...
Ramirez (as George Irving)
Sue Wallace ...
Letty
Geraldine Griffiths ...
Production Manager
Georgia Allen ...
A.F.M.
Siobhan Hayes ...
Una
Richard Chadwick ...
Barney
David Quilter ...
Rick Skinner
John Bird ...
Harry Diamond
Jo Apted ...
Audrey (as Jo Proctor)
Peter Godfrey ...
Reception Clerk
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Larry dreams of becoming a star entertainer, but until then he drives a cab and works as chauffeur for the shady Ramirez. One day he has a look in the suitcase that Ramirez is carrying around: it's full with money! He can't resist and steals it. In front of his friends he claims he's finally got a contract with a famous director and invites them to celebrate, while the mob is after the money. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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One of the guests at the party can briefly be seen dressed as Dr. Frank 'n' Furter, the same character that Tim Curry plays in the movie, The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975). See more »

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Larry Gormley: Style... Smart thinking.
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References Zorba the Greek (1964) See more »

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Rip It Up
Written by Robert 'Bumps' Blackwell and John Marascalco
Performed by Tim Curry
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Fun & Charming
2 August 2000 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

This is a truly great and fun movie. I found an old copy of it in my local video store, and rented it twice!! Thanks to a fellow Tim Curry fan, I now own a copy as broadcast on the CBC network.

I'm a huge Tim Curry fan, and I love all his work. But.. I will admit that this movie is hands down the best work he's done. "Rocky Horror" was great, yes. But "Blue Money" shows off his versatility much more. I laughed, I drooled at Tim's beauty, and had a ton of fun.

We see Tim singing, dancing, doing impressions, dressing in drag (once again!), and he finally doesn't play a bad guy. Larry's no angel, but you'll love him anyway.

If you see this for rent, or in a bargain bin at a flea market or video store...BUY IT!! You'll never regret it, and own a fun movie too.


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