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Street Trash (1987)

Unrated | | Comedy, Horror | 9 May 1987 (Japan)
A liquor store owner sells alcoholic beverages to homeless people, unaware of what the bottles actually contain: toxic brew.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mike Lackey ...
Bill Chepil ...
...
Bronson
Mark Sferrazza ...
Kevin
Jane Arakawa ...
Wendy
Nicole Potter ...
Winette
Pat Ryan ...
Frank Schnizer (as R.L. Ryan)
Clarenze Jarmon ...
Burt
Bernard Perlman ...
Wizzy
Miriam Zucker ...
Drunken Wench
...
Ed
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Doorman
Morty Storm ...
Black Suit
Sam Blasco ...
Jimmy The Cop
Bruce Torbet ...
Paulie
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Storyline

When a liquor store owner finds a case of "Viper" in his cellar, he decides to sell it to the local hobos at one dollar a bottle, unaware of its true properties. The drinks causes its consumers to melt, very messily. Two homeless lads find themselves up against the effects of the toxic brew, as well as going head to head with "Bronson" a Vietnam vet with sociopathic tendencies, and the owner of the junkyard they live in. Written by zombiefiend_2000

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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If you've never seen a melt movie before.... be prepared! See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Horror

Certificate:

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Release Date:

9 May 1987 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

Corps à vidanges  »

Box Office

Budget:

$500,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

| (heavily cut) | (unrated)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Mike Lackey, who starred in the film as well as doing the make-up, also created the penis. He said they made three different sizes: the little one ("The Pecker"), the medium-sized one ("The Poker") and the big one ("The Packer"). See more »

Quotes

Burt: Well, what you starin' at, bitch?
Old Woman Shopper: You're robbing the store, young man! And I'm telling the Manager.
Burt: Yeah, you do that. Old wrinkled, honky motherfucker. Telling on me... Well, what she think this is, Junior High?
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Crazy Credits

"Thanks, Anita, for taking me to see I Drink Your Blood when I was six." See more »

Connections

References Rocky and His Friends (1959) See more »

Soundtracks

Street Trash
Written by Tony Camillo
Performed by Julian Hernandez and Janus Jarrow
Publishing Etude BMI
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User Reviews

So Wrong, it's Just Plain RIGHT
17 May 2001 | by (Minneapolis, MN) – See all my reviews

One day someone said, "I'd like to make a movie featuring a bottle of hooch that makes people melt into multi-colored ooze. I think I'll also add "sub-plots" about insane homeless vets, murder, necrophilia, gang-rape, castration, and police brutality. Oh, and it's a COMEDY."

Anyone who blasts the movie probably had no idea what they were getting into. Yeah, the story - if you want to call it that - is flimsy at best, but the film is punctuated by some inventive effects, some nice camera work, and a hysterical mostly-improvised Doorman character played by James Lorinz.

Summed up, if you like your movies dispicable, reprehensible, obnoxious, offensive, crude, and downright nasty, pick this one up. You won't be disappointed.


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