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  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Traci Lords ... Lindsay Roberts

Troy Donahue ... Record Exec

Aldo Ray ... Tony

Stephen Quadros ... Angel Martin
Tim Moffett ... Greg
Markus Grupa ... Jonny
Karen Russell ... Michelle
Gina Parks ... Marilyn

Laurel Wiley ... Monique
Tyger Sodipe ... Voodoo Woman

Christopher Maleki ... Dustin
David Homb ... Izzy
Madison Monk ... Jimmi Wolf
Yankee Sulivan ... Trailer Manager
Barne Subaski ... Record Executive #2
Miyako Kirksey ... Pizza Girl #1
Kathleen Kane ... Pizza Girl #2

Phillip Irwin Cooper ... Pizza Boy (as Phillip Cooper)
Danny Spear ... Corbett the Cop
Mark Richardson ... Devin
Pete Knight ... Lead Guitarist #1
Daniel Sidlow ... Lead Guitarist #2
Ross Hamilton ... Peter
Anthony Christian ... Jake

Scott L. Schwartz ... Guard
Dina C. Scott ... Groupie #1
Sara Green ... Groupie #2
Suzanne Ager ... Groupie #3
Jackie Moen ... Groupie #4
Jason Adelman ... Kid
Dave Tedder ... Cashier
Frank Gallagher ... Production Manager
Big John Studd ... Officer Meak (as John Minton)
Mitch Ford ... Officer Reed
Jan Washburn ... Officer Schmidt
Debra Cross ... Receptionist
Tyler Bowe ... Announcer

Tim Yasui ... Spectator (as Tim Yasni)
Richard Strahle ... Porky

Directed by
Mark Freed 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Andrew Cross 
Mark Freed 
Dave Tedder 

Produced by
Eric Louzil .... producer
Original Music by
Robert Decker 
Cinematography by
Ron Chapman 
Film Editing by
Terry Blythe 
Casting by
Gerald I. Wolff 
Production Design by
Randy Lapin 
Costume Design by
Jacqueline Aronson 
Art Department
Gary Young .... art assistant
Sound Department
Randy Lawson .... boom operator
Special Effects by
Steve Cotroneo .... head special makeup effects artist
Phil O'Dell .... stunt coordinator
Camera and Electrical Department
Steve Bentley .... lighting technician
Music Department
Guerric Angelo Marruzzi .... musician

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93 min
Aspect Ratio:
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Troy Donahue only worked for one day.See more »
Trailer Manager:I want you out! Now! Tonight! I let you live here, you're six months behind on rent and now you drive me and everyone else crazy with that damn guitar playing of yours!
Angel Martin:Someday I'm gonna be so famous that people are gonna stand in line to hear my play!
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89 out of 93 people found the following review useful.
An all around great movie., 28 September 2000
Author: caligula255 from MA

I'm surprised this movie doesn't have a higher rating than it does. Horror movies about heavy metal bands are always stupid, but this one kept me entertained the whole way through. Unlike other movies like Black Roses or Hard Rock Zombies, this one was actually funny and pretty well made. Definately a good movie.

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