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Hunk -- A wimpy guy sells his soul to the devil in exchange for a buff new body. But the stud soon discovers that his Faustian pact has some strings attached that he hadn't bargained on.

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Lawrence Bassoff (written by)
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Release Date:
6 March 1987 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
He made a devil of a deal... Now there's hell to pay!
Plot:
A computer nerd makes a deal with the Devil and gets a new, "beefcake" body. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
User Reviews:
Bland, predictable comedy. See more (25 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

John Allen Nelson ... Hunk Golden
Steve Levitt ... Bradley Brinkman

Deborah Shelton ... O'Brien

Rebeccah Bush ... Sunny

James Coco ... Dr. D

Robert Morse ... Garrison Gaylord
Cynthia Szigeti ... Chachka

Avery Schreiber ... Constantine Constapopolis
Melanie Vincz ... Laurel Springs
Doug Shanklin ... Skeet Mecklenburger
Page Mosely ... Coaster Royce (as Page Moseley)

Hilary Shepard ... Alexis Cash
J. Jay Saunders ... Director

Charles Dougherty ... Cameraman
John Barrett ... Lifeguard
Jacqueline Jacobs ... Dragon Lady
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Bubba Da Skitso ... Hunk Wannabe (uncredited)

Robert Hendren ... Lifeguard (uncredited)

Tony Lima ... (uncredited)
Andrea Patrick ... Mermaid (uncredited)

Brad Pitt ... Guy at Beach with Drink (uncredited)

Directed by
Lawrence Bassoff 
 
Writing credits
Lawrence Bassoff (written by)

Produced by
Marilyn Jacobs Tenser .... producer
Steven J. Wolfe .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
David Kurtz 
 
Cinematography by
Bryan England (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Richard E. Westover 
 
Casting by
Paul Bengston 
David Cohn 
 
Art Direction by
Catherine Hardwicke 
 
Set Decoration by
Wanda 'Beau' Peterson  (as Beau Petersen)
 
Costume Design by
Bernadette O'Brien 
 
Makeup Department
Tom Schwartz .... special makeup effects artist (as Thomas Wayne Schwartz)
Bonnie Sinclair .... makeup artist
Linda Vallejo .... makeup assistant (as Linda A. Vallejo)
 
Production Management
Merry Tigar .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
R.B. Graham .... first assistant director
John Keefer .... second second assistant director
Coni Lancaster .... second assistant director (as Coni Lancaster Smith)
 
Art Department
Maggie Adams .... art assistant
Mark Fite .... art assistant (as Mark Elliott Fite)
Gary Glassman .... graphic: vulture
Ron Harris .... storyboard artist
Hoagie K. Hill .... assistant art director
Hilary Kane .... art assistant
Drew Ogier .... property assistant
Steve Olson .... property master
Dimitri Radoyce .... art assistant
Chris Ubick .... set dresser
Richard W. Wirsich .... set dresser
 
Sound Department
Ron Clark .... supervising sound editor
Dennis Diltz .... sound effects editor
Jeffrey J. Haboush .... sound re-recording mixer (as Jeff Haboush)
Randy Honaker .... sound re-recording mixer
Bernie Kriegel .... sound mixer
Glenda Kriegel .... boom operator
A. David Marshall .... foley walker (as David Marshall)
A. David Marshall .... sound effects editor (as David Marshall)
Diane Marshall .... foley walker (as S. Diane Marshall)
Tom Ruff .... adr recordist
Greg P. Russell .... sound re-recording mixer (as Greg Russell)
Stan Siegel .... sound effects editor (as Stan Seigel)
Claus Wedemann .... stereo sound consultant: Dolby (as Claus Weideman)
Don Weinman .... sound effects editor
Thomas Whiting .... adr editor
Tom Ruff .... foley mixer (uncredited)
 
Stunts
John Barrett .... stunt coordinator
Alan Marcus .... stunt double
 
Camera and Electrical Department
John Allen .... first camera assistant
Richard Beeman .... electrician
Curtis Bradford .... dolly grip (as Curtiss Bradford)
Curtis Bradford .... key grip (as Curtiss Bradford)
Richard Brooker .... electrician
Kerry J. Browne .... best boy grip
Mark Crawford .... electrician
Cicero De Moraes .... best boy electrician
Brad Einhorn .... still photographer
Bob Good .... gaffer
John Pachorek .... grip (as John 'Pacho' Pachorek)
Mark Sannes .... grip
Stephen Sharp .... second camera assistant
Woogie Thomas .... grip
Stephan Wassmann .... electrician
Deland Nuse .... electrician (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Gary Oberst .... casting associate
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Robyn Reichek .... wardrobe supervisor
 
Editorial Department
Sylvie Bourin .... apprentice editor
Sara Lineberger .... assistant editor
Michael McCann .... negative cutter (as Mike McCann)
 
Music Department
Suzie Katayama .... music coordinator
Franz Pusch .... music score mixer
Franz Pusch .... music score recordist
Richard E. Westover .... music editor
 
Transportation Department
David M. Young .... driver (as David Young)
 
Other crew
Sharianne Greer .... production assistant
Suzan Lowitz .... script supervisor
Alan Z. McCurdy .... production coordinator
Joel Rosenberg .... production accountant
Michael Sprague .... production assistant
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Trivia:
At 16 minutes in, when Bradley Brinkman is introduced to Skeet Mecklenberg, look for Brad Pitt as an extra seated in a beach chair behind Skeet. He's in blue and white striped shorts seated next to a blonde girl in a white string bikini.See more »
Goofs:
Factual errors: At one point the devil says that Labor Day is Hitler's Birthday. Labor Day is celebrated on the first Monday in September and Hitler's birthday is April 20th - but then it was the Devil who said it, so maybe he was lying.See more »
Quotes:
Hunk Golden:I finally meet a beautiful woman and she wants me to bomb Pearl Harbor. Talk about romantic.See more »
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1 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
Bland, predictable comedy., 26 June 2001
Author: gridoon

Potentially interesting premise (a comic variation, of sorts, on the Faust legend) is given a bland, somewhat rushed treatment, and turned into an ordinary, predictable movie that takes itself too seriously near the end. James Coco doesn't make a particularly entertaining Devil, and his various disguises do almost nothing for the film. (*1/2)

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