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Man with the Screaming Brain (2005)

Unrated | | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi | 3 April 2005 (USA)
The brains of a Russian taxi driver and a wealthy businessman are brought together in one body by a mad scientist.

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Dr. Ivanov (as StacyKeach)
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Man with the Screaming Brain is a story of greed, betrayal and revenge in a small Bulgarian town. William Cole, wealthy industrialist, winds up with part of his brain replaced by that of a Russian cab driver Yegor. The two couldn't be more different, but they share one thing - both were killed by the same woman. Brought back to life by a mad scientist, William and Yegor form an unlikely partnership to track down their common nemesis. Written by Jason McFarland

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A poster for the film, The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003) is visible in the scene where the wheels have been removed from the car in Gypsy Town. See more »

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The blood on Tatoya's head near the end changes from side to side. See more »

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Dr. Ivan Ivanov: You must forget to remember, before you remember to forget.
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Referenced in My Name Is Bruce (2007) See more »

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Bustin' Brains
Lyrics by Ted Raimi (as Ted "Rhyme Throwah" Raimi)
Music by Joseph LoDuca
Performed by Ted Raimi (as Ted "Rhyme Throwah" Raimi)
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Bruce knows why we like him.
13 May 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Ah, classic comedy. At the point in the movie where brains get messed together, a two minute scene with Bruce Campbell beating himself up partially, reminds me of how simplistic movies and ideas can grab you and wrap you into a whole movie.

For years and years, Bruce Campbell knows what kind of movies we want out of him. We want to see weird movies like Bubba Ho Tep. We want to see cameo roles in Sam Raimi movies, and we want to see 'Man with the Screaming Brain'. With the title alone, one knows that it's going to border that completely silly type of movie, like Army of Darkness, only with more silly and less monsters.

The idea of the movie is simple. Bruce sees doctor. Doctor has new idea. Bruce gets bad things happen to him on way to see doctor. Coincidentally, it's the thing the doctor wanted to show him that saves him. Hilarity ensues.

With the addition of Ted Raimi as a weird Russian guy, and journeyman Stacy Keach as Dr. Ivan Ivanovich Ivanov, it's funny, that does this movie. Complete funny. Never a point of scary.

If you like the silly Bruce Campbell, you'll like this. Then again, why would you be watching this if you didn't like Bruce Campbell?


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