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Hey Good Lookin' (1982)

An outrageous, affectionate look at coming of age in the Eisenhower era in Brooklyn.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Vinnie (voice)
... Crazy Shapiro (voice)
... Eva (voice)
Tina Romanus ... Rozzie (voice) (as Tina Bowman)
Danny Wells ... Stomper (voice)
... Stomper (voice)
Tabi Cooper ... Stomper (voice)
... Waitress (voice)
... Chaplin (voice)
Martin Garner ... Yonkel (voice)
Terry Haven ... Alice (voice)
... Max (voice)
Bernie Massa ... Stomper (voice)
Gelsa Palao ... Stomper (voice)
Paul Roman ... Stomper (voice)
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A middle-aged woman meets a strange man on the streets at night who shows her the remains of a leather jacket. He takes her back to Brooklyn of 1953, and tells her about Vinnie, his gang, the Stompers, his girl Roz, his friend Crazy Shapiro, and the all-out rumble with the black rival gang, the Chaplins. Written by MakoNagavatsky

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Ralph Bakshi, creator of "Fritz the Cat" and "Heavy Traffic" brings you the outrageous '50s the way they really were.


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Trivia

Principal photography for Hey Good Lookin' began in April 1974. See more »

Quotes

Vinnie: Hey, good lookin... you made it.
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Referenced in Rebel Highway: Cool and the Crazy (1994) See more »

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Excellent Animated Film
15 September 2003 | by See all my reviews

The first time I saw this film was at 3am after returning home from a bar. I had only caught the end at the time but was greatly impressed. In fact the movie had left such an impression on me that I spent a month trying to locate a copy on video cassette. This video is now among one of my most prized tapes.

The story is based around two good friends, Crazy Shapiro and Vinnie. Vinnie is the leader of a gang known as the 'Stompers'. Vinnie isn't much of a leader, and Crazy is a loose canon. The story takes us on a journey of how Vinnie dealt with his cowardly ways and how Crazy took a leap to insanity.

One of the reasons this movie has made it into my all time favorites is due to how the movie ends.

This movie like most Psychedelic cartoons is not for everybody. You will either love it or hate it.


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