Mega-promoter Colin Beverly plans to sabotage the New Year's 1983 concert of small-time operator Max Wolfe. Wolfe's assistants Neil Allen and Willie Loman find romance while trying to save the drugs, violence, and rock and roll from Beverly's schemes. Written by
Last chance to party this summer!
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Did You Know?
In a deal reminiscent of the one brokered in Mel Brooks
' _The Producers_, shares were sold in the film to a Wall Street tax shelter group, effectively meaning that it didn't need to be released and was designed to lose money so that others would make money. Director Allan Arkush
learned this during filming and was thoroughly demoralized by it, knowing that he was making a film that no one would see. See more
During the reprise of "Hot Shot", when Reggie is lying at the front of the stage singing, a person with a distinctive checked cloth cap can be seen in shots from the audience side, but isn't there in shots from the stage side. See more
Hey Cool, don't drink that wine, it struck me blind!
You ain't blind, you just in the damn closet.
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It's Only a Movie
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