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Candy Mountain (1987)

R | | Drama | February 1988 (USA)
A struggling musician sets out to find the legendary guitar maker Elmore Silk, with whom he hopes to strike a deal to make himself rich and famous.

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Rudy Wurlitzer
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kevin J. O'Connor ... Julius
Eric Mitchell Eric Mitchell ... Gunther
Mary Joy ... Couple
Robert Joy ... Couple (as Bob Joy)
Joe Strummer ... Mario
Arto Lindsay Arto Lindsay ... Alston
Mary Margaret O'Hara Mary Margaret O'Hara ... Darlene
David Johansen ... Keith Burns
David Margulies ... Lawyer
Tony 'Machine' Krasinski Tony 'Machine' Krasinski ... Musician
Susan Kirschner Susan Kirschner ... Suzie
Emile de Antonio Emile de Antonio ... Lou Sultan (as Dee De Antonio)
Jose Soto Jose Soto ... Musician's Son
Bob Maroff Bob Maroff ... Gas-station Attendant
Rockets Redglare Rockets Redglare ... Van Driver
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A struggling musician sets out to find the legendary guitar maker Elmore Silk, with whom he hopes to strike a deal to make himself rich and famous.

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What a cast!
17 September 2003 | by yomistahmanSee all my reviews

As a music fanatic I obviously loved this movie. But had it not been for Dr. John, Waits, Redbone and Johansen etc. I would most likely not have given it the time of day.

Got to love it though!

It scores a 7 for the cast, effort and humour.


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February 1988 (USA) See more »

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Ain't No Candy Mountain See more »

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