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
They're punk, They're rock, They're new wave, They're crazy.
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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
When Auden walks straight out into the street, one car barely misses him and two more (blue car and the same orange car that Nada and her band arrive at the theatre in) skid to one side and almost crash. In the next shot, the blue car is still there, but the orange car (which should have been blocked in by the blue car) is gone. See more
Dying? Just another step on the journey, man!
References Blue Thunder
Written by Russell Mael
and Ron Mael
Performed by Sparks See more