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The Sore Losers (1997)

 -  Action | Sci-Fi  -  February 1997 (USA)
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Set in present day Northeastern Mississippi and Memphis, Blackie (Jack Oblivian) returns to Earth 42... See full synopsis »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jack Yarber ...
Blackie, Juvenile Delinquent (as Jack Oblivian)
Kerine Elkins ...
Kerine, Hermaphrodite
Mike Maker ...
Mike, Beautiful Boy
D'Lana Tunnell ...
D'Lana, Amazon
Hugh Brooks ...
Tuthpick
Ghetty Chasun ...
Old Mother
Jim Townsend ...
Old Father
David F. Friedman ...
The Elder
Mary Wills ...
Malt Liquor Angel
Lydia Martini ...
Headnurse McComb
Gray Burnhart ...
Kuntry Store Proprietor
Dave Dunlap ...
Western comedian, pizza boy
Dave Shipp ...
Bootlegger
Jennifer Stevens ...
Bootlegger's Daughter
Michael B. Conway ...
FBI
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Set in present day Northeastern Mississippi and Memphis, Blackie (Jack Oblivian) returns to Earth 42... See full synopsis »

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They wanted meat so they ate the Flower Children

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Written and Performed by Alicja Trout
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So much potential...
17 October 2002 | by (Indiana, Pennsylvania) – See all my reviews

Wow, this was disappointing. The movie starts off all right and the backstory is acceptably goofy. The movie is fun until Kerine-a shows up. Then it just gets annoying. The problem is that Kerine-a is a completely unlikable character and soon becomes the main one. If the movie had been devoid of her, it would have been better.

The other characters are interesting, but are eclipsed in dialogue and screen time by Kerine-a. Fortunately, this movie has the ultimate saving grace and the greatest trump card for making something automatically cool--GUITAR WOLF!!! Yes, the Japanese punk rockers made famous by their sound and Wild Zero (the greatest movie ever) appear twice and somehow manage to completely steal the movie with something like seven minutes of screen time total.

Sore Losers has some amusing bits and some great ideas. Then Kerine-a shows up and it goes down the drain. Really disappointing, too. It had so much promise...


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