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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
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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It was the greatest rock event ever . . . until the place EXPLODED! See more »

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Comedy | Music

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Trivia

Although a VHS edition was released in the 1980s, no DVD has ever been released of Get Crazy (1983). Nor is this likely to be rectified due to the complicated music rights. 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

King Blues: Hey Cool, don't drink that wine, it struck me blind!
Cool: You ain't blind, you just in the damn closet.
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Connections

References Blue Thunder (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man
Written by Willie Dixon
Performed by Lee Ving, Bill Henderson and Malcolm McDowell
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Still funny after all these years
27 January 2000 | by (Dallas, Texas) – See all my reviews

Over the years I have probably viewed this picture about 20 times, and I really don't get tired of it. It is so full of silly things, injokes about the Rock n Roll 'thing' and absolutely outrageous performances that it is always fun to watch and to show to friends. Malcolm McDowell's scene-chewing Jagger-Bowie character of Reggie Wanker is an absolute highlight and look for some amazing personalities in roles in this movie. This is one that never loses its charm.


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