The show, based on creator Adam Green's real life and set in his small hometown of Holliston, MA, follows the lives of Adam and Joe, two friends chasing the dream of becoming successful horror movie filmmakers while struggling to make ends meet and dealing with life and the opposite sex in their post-college jobs at a Boston area cable access station where they also host a late night movie program called "The Movie Crypt." The core ensemble is rounded out by Joe's girlfriend Laura (a morbid yet adorable aspiring artist) and Adam's ex-girlfriend and the greatest heartbreak of his life Corri (a gorgeous nurse and aspiring country singer). The other main characters on the show include Adam and Joe's boss Lance Rockett (a cross-dressing 54 year old lead singer for a Van Halen tribute band still living the 80s glam metal lifestyle) and Adam's imaginary friend Oderus Urungus (an alien who lives in his closet and advises him on his life... badly). Often referred to as "Friends" for geeks and... Written by
No guts. Some gory.
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When the mechanical "Axl the cat" started to act up, "Axl 2" was created for the second season of Holliston. However, "Axl 1" began working again right before his first scene in season two and was then used for the entire shoot. "Axl 2" remains in the Holliston vault as an emergency back-up if ever needed. See more
Referenced in Digging Up the Marrow
(Title Theme International Versions)
by Jesse Blaze Snider
Performed by Danny Wacker, Dan Carlisle, Benjamin Clapp
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