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Arena (1985)

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Call my name, and I'll be there. Dr. Duran Duran escapes the punishment of the Matmos at the height of British rock group Duran Duran's 1980s popularity. Mistaking the cries of teenage ... See full summary »

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Call my name, and I'll be there. Dr. Duran Duran escapes the punishment of the Matmos at the height of British rock group Duran Duran's 1980s popularity. Mistaking the cries of teenage girls at crowded concerts for devotees screaming his name, the Doctor makes his way to Earth so he can lead his faithful masses. Once he discovers the kids don't want an evil Doctor, he goes about trying to destroy the source of the real desires a rock concert taking place at the Oakland (Calif.) Colesium. Written by Dan Berkes

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Originally planned as a full-length feature film to be released in theaters. See more »

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Arena is meant to be a sequel to Barbarella. However, the movie Barbarella takes place in the year 40,000 while Arena takes place in the present (then-1984). See more »

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Features Barbarella (1968) See more »

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Hungry Like the Wolf
Written and Performed by Duran Duran
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Great Duran Duran footage!
5 July 2002 | by (Philadelphi, Pa) – See all my reviews

When I first saw this "movie", I was expecting something more on the lines of Barbarella with some of my favourite band thrown in. That is not what I got. The whole movie is like a concert music video. It has great live footage in it and Duran Duran look fab! Esp. John Taylor's look when he sees that girl in the hall. But I'm more of an Andy girl.... If you love Duran Duran and you want to see them in concert, buy or rent this movie because it is awesome. Also check out their documentary Sing Blue Silver, it is to die for.


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