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Get Crazy (1983)

 -  Comedy | Music  -  5 August 1983 (USA)
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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 ... See full summary »

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Reggie Wanker
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Max Wolfe (as Allen Goorwitz)
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Neil Allen
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Willy Loman
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Sammy Fox
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Colin Beverly
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Susie Allen
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King Blues
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Auden
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Captain Cloud
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Nada
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Toad
Anna Bjorn ...
Chantamina
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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 <rth@ece.arizona.edu>

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Malcolm McDowell is hilarious as the punk rock super star Reggie Wanker See more »

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Trivia

Allan Arkush wanted to make the film in realistic terms but couldn't get the funding for such a move. However, when the film was reconfigured as an Airplane! (1980) style spoof, everything fell into place. Arkush wasn't too thrilled about this as his previous film _Heartbeeps_ - also a comedy - had been a big flop. See more »

Goofs

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 »

Quotes

Captain Cloud: Dying? Just another step on the journey, man!
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Features The Sunshine Makers (1935) See more »

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Just One Look
Written by Doris Troy (as Doris Payne) and Gregory Carroll
Performed by Doris Troy
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This should be a classic but no one has seen it.
25 March 2000 | by (Rochester, NY) – See all my reviews

This is one of the most under viewed movies I can think of. If you have a sense of humor about musicians and their lifestyles, this is a great watch. I recommend this as the second feature on a double bill with 'This is Spinal Tap'. This movie is funnier than many 'A' list comedies and should have a larger fan base. Check it out.


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