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Get Crazy (1983)

R  |   |  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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Cast

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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
Bill Henderson ...
King Blues
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Auden
Howard Kaylan ...
Captain Cloud
Lori Eastside ...
Nada
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Toad
Anna Bjorn ...
Chantamina
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O'Connell
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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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They're punk, They're rock, They're new wave, They're crazy. See more »

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Comedy | Music

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Trivia

Three members of the punk band Fear appear in the film. In addition to Lee Ving, who played Piggy, Derf Scratch was a member of Reggie's band and Philo Cramer was a member of the Jews/Blues band. See more »

Goofs

When King Blues and son are meeting the Jews Band for the first time a boom mic is painfully visible above Max and King swinging back and forth as conversation changes hand. See more »

Quotes

[Eulogizing Howling Blind Luther Washington]
King Blues: God, this is my man, and you'd better take care of him, or I'm gonna wax your ass.
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Connections

Spoofs Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) See more »

Soundtracks

My Baby Sister
Written and Performed by Lou Reed
Played during the end credits
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love it, love it, love it!
17 February 2000 | by (Tampere, Finland) – See all my reviews

When I was about 13 I saw this on TV and afterwards kicked myself for not having taped it. Some years later while travelling I saw it through a video store window and, well, flipped out. After getting home I called up my estranged father and blackmailed him into buying it for me. The video title has a very unfortunate Finnish translation (which translates back to "Star Gang")and the absence of letterboxing results in booms aplenty, but NOTHING can ruin my joy of watching this movie again and again!


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