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Writers:
Jonathan Blank (writer)
Philip Craft (writer)
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Cast

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Jonathan Penner ... Jerry

Jessica Hecht ... Natalie

Matt Winston ... Frank

Dweezil Zappa ... Sid

Moon Unit Zappa ... Katie (as Moon Zappa)

Albert Hall ... Bobby

Alan Thicke ... Reverend Wright
Tamayo Otsuki ... Tiffany

George Wendt ... Abbey Archer

Tommy Hinkley ... Ralph Greed

Carlos Carrasco ... Clarence

George Murdock ... Chief Cochon

Mink Stole ... Ms. Dickman

Jack Wallace ... Mr. Harris
Edith Varon ... Mrs. Harris
Marisa Thrasher ... Angela
Jesse Littlejohn ... Eddie

Diva Zappa ... Courtney

Ahmet Zappa ... Officer Sweitzer

Apollonia Kotero ... Hot Tub Woman (as Apollonia)
Big Gene Ray ... Joe (as Big Gene Rey)
Eugenie Vincent ... Environmentalist
Loren Freeman ... Transvestite
David Sheinkopf ... Reporter

Kirsten Holmquist ... Susanna Smart

Christina Leardini ... Anchorperson

Leonard Kelly-Young ... Angela's Father (as Leonard Kelly Young)
Karolyn Austen ... Dominatrix
Eric von Besser ... Prisoner
Blues Saraceno ... Prisoner
Michael O'Brien ... Prisoner
Robin Richardson ... Prisoner
Tina Grey ... Prisoner
Kimberly Eddy ... Prisoner
Lavone Chase ... African-American Family
Vachelle McFarland ... African-American Family
Agelina Davenport ... African-American Family
Irena Hellwig ... Wealthy Woman
Eric Stroy ... African-American Family
Karen Reynolds ... Punker
William Gurney ... Wealthy Man
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Timothy Leary
Daniel Serfaty ... Punker

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Directed by
Jonathan Blank 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Jonathan Blank  writer
Philip Craft  writer
Jonah Loeb  director's cut

Produced by
Jonathan Blank .... producer
Betsy Chasse .... co-producer
Jonah Loeb .... producer (director's cut)
Marie Loeb .... producer (director's cut)
Barclay Powers .... executive producer
Barclay Powers .... producer
Harris J. Salat .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Philip Foxman 
Mark Sterling 
 
Cinematography by
Robert Bennett 
Rudy M. Fenenga Jr. 
 
Film Editing by
Kevin Borque 
Clayton Halsey 
 
Casting by
Julie Ashton  (as Julia Ashton Barson)
 
Production Design by
Rick Walken 
 
Costume Design by
Miye Matsumoto 
 
Makeup Department
Kimberly Fiallo .... makeup artist (as Kimberly Fiallo Tarver)
Michael R. Jones .... key makeup artist
 
Production Management
Straw Weisman .... post-production supervisor
 
Sound Department
Brigitte Burdine .... adr group supervisor
Ryan Ferro .... boom operator
George R. Groves Jr. .... sound re-recording mixer
Jeremy Hoenack .... sound re-recording mixer
Jeremy Hoenack .... supervising sound editor
Darryl Patterson .... production sound mixer
 
Visual Effects by
Brian C. Davis .... computer graphic design
Greg Groenekamp .... senior visual effects compositor
Rick Sander .... computer graphic design
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Jennifer M. Byrne .... still photographer
Brian Knappenberger .... assistant camera
 
Editorial Department
Diane Miller .... post-production coordinator (as Diane Evangelista)
Michael K. Reynolds .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Philip Foxman .... music supervisor
 
Other crew
Jennifer M. Byrne .... production coordinator
Erik Liberman .... additional voice talent
Donald E. Wygal .... production assistant (as Don Wygal)
 
Thanks
Robert Daniel .... special thanks
 

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Additional Details

MPAA:
Rated R for strong language, nudity, sexual content and some drug use
Runtime:
87 min
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3 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
A Review, 10 February 2001
Author: Sherlock Jr. from Oklahoma

Okay, could this be dumber? This is like a R rated version of a Disney film. We have to save the TV station Johnny. I like the concept, but it never got off the ground in this film. The acting is beyond bad, the script, well, if I wrote it, I wouldn't admit it. And I tried, but couldn't count how many stupid stereotypes were in this film. And these people keep saying "ANARCHY!" and then preach the 1st amendment. Anarchy is a state of lawlessness and zero government. Therefore, no 1st amendment. To preach both is to be a contradiction or hypocrite. I knew the ending of these film about 10 minutes into it. And how do these kids running "Anarchy TV" get any money? None of them seem to have a job. Taking it's a public access station. The parodies they tried would have been good, only they weren't funny. So, if you enjoy bad acting, bad script, stupid stereotypes and zero original thoughts in your movies, than this film is for you. 3 out of 10.

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