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A proofreader at a small-town newspaper decides to try to solve a series of decapitation murders, and reluctantly gets involved with the nutty daughter of his editor. Before long he discovers that he is the prime suspect in the murders. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Rated R for a bizarre, comic presentation of violence, and for language and sexuality | See all certifications »
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keep a tight neck
27 May 2015 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

The plot of "Heads" should identify that the movie is a black comedy. It's OK, not great. It was the first movie in which I ever saw Jon Cryer, Jennifer Tilly and Ed Asner, but I didn't learn their names until years later. I had previously seen Roddy McDowall in "Planet of the Apes", but he was another actor whose name I learned years later. I'm always surprised to read about movies many years after I saw them and find out which people they starred.

It's not any kind of masterpiece. Just an OK movie to rent if there's nothing else to watch.

And remember: bookmobile is one word.

PS: When "Heads" got released on video, the tagline was "The comedy that proves that having one head is better than none."


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