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Rock 'n' Roll Frankenstein (1999)

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Music agent Bernie Stein, his scientist nephew Frankie, and a drugged out roadie named Iggy team to create a superstar by putting together the remains of dead rockers. All goes according to... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Graig Guggenheim ...
Jayson Spence ...
Frankie Stein
Barry Feterman ...
Bernie Stein
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Andrew Hurley ...
Curly
Ted Travelstead ...
Pete
Mark Trares ...
Priest
Jamie Gillard ...
Hustler
Joan Gerardi ...
Backstage Groupie
Tonio Descanvelle ...
Dance Teacher
Kate Fallon ...
Gutted Groupie
Daniel Dresner ...
Rocker in Office
Robert Novotny ...
Psychiatrist
Peter Klann ...
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Andrew Iucci ...
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Music agent Bernie Stein, his scientist nephew Frankie, and a drugged out roadie named Iggy team to create a superstar by putting together the remains of dead rockers. All goes according to plan until a mishap leads Iggy to steal Liberace's private parts instead of those of Jim Morrison. The monster is brought to life and is on the road to rock 'n' roll success when the Liberace side of the monster begins to assert itself, with tragic results. Written by W.B.

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Rated R for strong violence/gore, sexual content, language and drug use | See all certifications »
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18 September 1999 (Finland)  »

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King: [singing] I'm a monster. Can I be a man?
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In a word? Awesome.
9 August 1999 | by (New York City) – See all my reviews

This is the coolest, nastiest movie I have seen in a long time. I saw it at the Millennium here in New York and it kicks butt. It is so disgusting, but well shot. This is definitely the greatest b-movie of the 90's. It is about a record producer who (with the help of his nephew) makes the greatest rock and roll star of all time, by using parts from dead legends: Elvis' head, Jimi's hands...and Liberace's penis. The last one is an accident, and that's where all the fun starts. the monster is very sexually confused. I was told at the screening that one of the ways the film is being advertised is that they paid homeless people to put the poster for the film on their shopping carts. If that's true, they've got one-up on the Blair Witch people for creative advertising. See this movie!


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