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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 overview, first billed only:
Reggie Wanker
Max Wolfe (as Allen Goorwitz)
Neil Allen
Gail Edwards ...
Willy Loman
Miles Chapin ...
Sammy Fox
Colin Beverly
Susie Allen
Bill Henderson ...
King Blues
Howard Kaylan ...
Captain Cloud
Lori Eastside ...
Anna Bjorn ...


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 <>

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They're punk, They're rock, They're new wave, They're crazy. See more »


Comedy | Music


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Director Allan Arkush also directed a music video for Bette Midler covering The Rolling Stones' "Beast of Burden", apparently on the same set. The video featured Mick Jagger and a walk-on appearance by 'Stacy Nelkin' at the line in the song that includes the words "little sister". See more »


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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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I'm Not Going to Take It No More
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Malcolm MacDowell is AWESOME!
14 August 2002 | by (Augusta, Georgia) – See all my reviews

Malcolm MacDowell is an incredible actor with cohones of steel. Just seeing him take the risk of playing an aging hard-rocker and actually singing is just unbelievable. Playing off Daniel Stern with the line from Blue Thunder "Catch you later" with the forefinger pointed like a gun was just too cool.

Electric Larry was too much like people I went to high school with. I died watching this film.

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