A film shoot in Peru goes badly wrong when an actor is killed in a stunt, and the unit wrangler, Kansas, decides to give up film-making and stay on in the village, shacking up with local prostitute Maria. But his dreams of an unspoiled existence are interrupted when the local priest asks him to help stop the villagers killing each other by re-enacting scenes from the film for real because they don't understand movie fakery...Written by
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Dennis Hopper would cast his sidekick from this movie, Don Gordon, as his sidekick in the next feature he'd direct, a decade later: the cult film 'Out Of The Blue'. In both movies, Hopper and Gordon play grungy, desperate characters. See more »
Um, my feet are cold.
(reaches under her skirt) Hey, hey, I know something that's hot and, uh, heh, heh. Yes, sir!
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There is nearly a full fifteen minute gap in between the first title card, "A FILM BY DENNIS HOPPER" and the other title card, "THE LAST MOVIE". See more »
some of the images reminded me of THE WICKER MAN, even before I saw the wicker camera / horse / etc.
The beauty of the landscape, The earthiness of the people, The songs, The 'primitiveness' of the people, The sheparding of the children, The masks on the villagers faces, The treatment of the foreigner, The nudity
I know these are different movies...but if you haven't seen The WICKER MAN...
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