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It Came from Hollywood (1982)

PG  |   |  Documentary, Comedy  |  10 December 1982 (USA)
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Dan Ackroyd, John Candy, Gilda Radner and Cheech and Chong present this compilation of classic bad films from the 50's, 60's and 70's. Special features on gorilla pictures, anti-marijuana films and a special tribute to the worst film maker of all-time, Ed Wood. Written by Brian Washington <Sargebri@att.net>

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10 December 1982 (USA)  »

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Directo de Hollywood  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Paramount had planned to release the film on DVD in 2002. Due to copyright issues with several of the clips featured in the film, the release was ultimately canceled. See more »

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Features Battle in Outer Space (1959) See more »

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Running Bear
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Written by The Big Bopper (as J.P. Richardson)
Performed by Johnny Preston
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A Great Movie About Movies
29 November 2002 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

This film still has me rolling whenever I see it. This film not only makes fun of the grade Z stinkers, but in it's on weird way, pays tribute to these films at the same time. The only problem I have with it is the fact that it includes two classic sci-fi films, "The Incredible Shrinking Man" and "War of the Worlds". Other than that this is one funny film, especially Cheech and Chong's look at the anti-drug films like "Reefer Madness" and "High School Confidential".


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