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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".

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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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Music

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

April 1977 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Der Schmetterlingsball See more »

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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

A film of the concert held at The Royal Albert Hall in aid of The Bud Flanagan Leukaemia Fund and Action Research for the Crippled child See more »

Soundtracks

Together Again
by Roger Glover, Mickey Lee Soule and Ronnie James Dio (as Ronnie Dio)
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Great Stuff...
18 October 2018 | by vasilasdiakoumakasSee all my reviews

...But only if you approach it as a live music show. I honestly didn't even understand that this was considered a movie, from what I've read Roger Glover was furious when he realised that someone put all those weird cutscenes over the actual live performance, which would be more than enough on its own. If you expect to see a movie while watching this you'll be disappointed, but the music is definitely a 10/10.


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