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The Butterfly Ball (1977)

| Music | April 1977 (UK)
Roger Glover puts on a star-studded concert at the Royal Albert Hall for his concept album "The Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper's Feast".

Director:

Tony Klinger

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Tony Klinger, Alan Aldridge (illustrations: Based on the book "The Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper's Feast") | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Roger Glover ... Himself
Twiggy ... Herself
Vincent Price ... Narrator
Tony Ashton Tony Ashton ... Himself
Helen Chapelle Helen Chapelle ... Herself
David Coverdale ... Himself
Ian Gillan ... Himself
John Gustafson John Gustafson ... Himself
Eddie Hardin Eddie Hardin ... Himself
Earl Jordan Earl Jordan ... Himself
Judi Kuhl Judi Kuhl ... Herself
Neil Lancaster Neil Lancaster ... Himself
John Lawton John Lawton ... Himself
Mickey Lee Soule Mickey Lee Soule ... Himself
Al Matthews ... Himself
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Roger Glover puts on a star-studded concert at the Royal Albert Hall for his concept album "The Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper's Feast".

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A Fun Musical Extravaganza

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

April 1977 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Der Schmetterlingsball See more »

Company Credits

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Oyster Films Ltd. See more »
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Mono

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Color
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Crazy Credits

The Producers thank the following - Agibailge Browne for hopping Chris Harniman for motoring Bob Paget for shuffling Bob Stimpson for pushing David Magnus for blimping Tony Russel for clicking Pat Bryce for squeaking Elstree Camera hire and Samuelsons for hiring D&D Transport Facilities for Trucking La Valbonne Club for drinking Alan's Caterers for eating Kay's Laboratories for processing See more »

Soundtracks

Love is All
by Roger Glover and Eddie Hardin
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Amazingly bad
16 June 2017 | by elenamatveevaSee all my reviews

I understand this is an early Rock opera but the director who made it is strictly out of the amateur hour. The shots, the editing, the lack of continuity and the script? Puh-lease! There is no script for this deck. I can't believe I wasted the few minutes I did on this poorly produced and directed drivel. If you want to see a good Rock Opera, please watch "Tommy" and skip this crime against culture.


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