4.4/10
281
15 user 5 critic

Vegas in Space (1991)

R | | Sci-Fi | October 1991 (USA)
Three soldiers are ordered to change their gender (via a pill) and are sent on a secret mission (undercover as show girls) to the women only planet of Clitoris' capital city "Vegas in Space... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (screenplay) | 3 more credits »
Reviews

Watch Now

With Prime Video

WATCH NOW
ON DISC
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Doris Fish ...
Capt. Dan Tracey / Capt. Tracey Daniels
Miss X ...
Queen Veneer / Vel Croford, Empress of Earth
Ginger Quest ...
Empress Nueva Gabor
Ramona Fischer ...
Lt. Mike Shadows / Lt. Sheila Shadows
Lori Naslund ...
Lt. Steve Dane / Lt. Debbie Dane
Timmy Spence ...
Lt. Dick Hunter
Tippi ...
Princess Angel
Freida Lay ...
Jane The Computer / La La Galaxy
Arturo Galster ...
Noodles Nebula
Silvana Nova ...
Wynetta Whitehead
Sandelle Kincaid ...
Babs Velour
Tommy Pace ...
Mrs. Velour
Jennifer Blowdryer ...
Futura Volare, KUN-TV
John Canalli ...
Princess Jaundice
Janice Sukaitis ...
Martian Lady Driver
Edit

Storyline

Three soldiers are ordered to change their gender (via a pill) and are sent on a secret mission (undercover as show girls) to the women only planet of Clitoris' capital city "Vegas in Space." Once they arrive, they must maneuver through complex politics and decadent parties, to uncover a plot to disrupt the most important pleasure planet in the Universe. Oh yeah, everyone except two of the "men" who become "women" is played by a drag queen, at least one is a dual role! Written by Matthew Carlin <matt_carlin@excite.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

The First All-Drag Queen Sci-Fi Musical Ever!

Genres:

Sci-Fi

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

October 1991 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Producers intended to use the medley from the cast's nightclub show for the big musical number near the end of the film. The medley included brief passages from many well-known show tunes. Due to Doris Fish's death and the high cost of the rights to even fragments of those songs, the scene had to be post-dubbed, with a different song and alternate singers. See more »

Crazy Credits

Opening credits indicate the film was "based upon the party by Ginger Quest". See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Darna vs. The Planet Women (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Space Surfing
Music and Lyrics by Ramona Fischer
Arranged and Performed by The Showgirls From Earth
Engineered by Tom Mallon
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
As Tacky as a 1970s Jewelry Box Explosion
30 July 2005 | by (Biloxi, Mississippi) – See all my reviews

In the far distant future, a theft of priceless jewels with mysterious properties lead three agents to set down on a planet to investigate--but alas, they are men, and it's a "women only planet." What to do? Why, pop a pill and turn into women, of course!

Not all the performers are men in drag--the cast is filled out with quite a few busty-babes who are more than capable of giving their genderbending co-stars a run for their tassels--but if you enjoy drag queens, VEGAS IN SPACE is the movie for you. And for the most part, the male-to-female performers are expert in their work--which ranges ultra-high camp to occasional bouts of good old fashioned tacky. The script is silly, the cinematography, sets, special effects, and virtually everything else about the film is cheap. But the performers make it fun, with Doris Fish heading the line up. Watch out the Queen of Police doesn't bust ya for wearing beige! Gary F. Taylor, aka GFT, Amazon Reviewer


3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?