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Man with the Screaming Brain (2005)

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The brains of a Russian taxi driver and a wealthy businessman are brought together in one body by a mad scientist.

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Bruce Campbell

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Bruce Campbell, Bruce Campbell (story) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Bruce Campbell ... William Cole
Tamara Gorski ... Tatoya
Ted Raimi ... Pavel
Antoinette Byron Antoinette Byron ... Jackie Cole
Stacy Keach ... Dr. Ivanov (as StacyKeach)
Vladimir Kolev Vladimir Kolev ... Yegor
Valentin Giasbeily Valentin Giasbeily ... Uri (as Valentine Giasbeily)
Velizar Binev ... Mayor
Raicho Vasilev Raicho Vasilev ... Bartender
Jonas Talkington Jonas Talkington ... Larry
Michail Elenov Michail Elenov ... Punk 1 (as Mihail Elanov)
Neda Sokolovska Neda Sokolovska ... Waitress
Remington Franklin Remington Franklin ... Bar Punk
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Storyline

Man with the Screaming Brain is a story of greed, betrayal and revenge in a small Bulgarian town. William Cole, wealthy industrialist, winds up with part of his brain replaced by that of a Russian cab driver Yegor. The two couldn't be more different, but they share one thing - both were killed by the same woman. Brought back to life by a mad scientist, William and Yegor form an unlikely partnership to track down their common nemesis. Written by Jason McFarland

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He's losing their minds


Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »

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Country:

Germany | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 April 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ehei hasei... ta myala tous! See more »

Filming Locations:

Sofia, Bulgaria

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Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

A poster for the film, The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003) is visible in the scene where the wheels have been removed from the car in Gypsy Town. See more »

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When the robot version of Jackie is speaking in some of the close-up shots, you can clearly see the moving lips of the actor behind the mouthpiece on the robot suit. See more »

Quotes

Jackie: [to Tatoya] You killed my husband, bitch! And now, I'm going to kill you!
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References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

Soundtracks

Bustin' Brains
Lyrics by Ted Raimi (as Ted "Rhyme Throwah" Raimi)
Music by Joseph LoDuca
Performed by Ted Raimi (as Ted "Rhyme Throwah" Raimi)
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A Grade 'A' B-movie
5 August 2005 | by bahamut810See all my reviews

I went to see this movie at a book signing in Lexington, Ky last night. After a wonderful night that consisted of a few brief words with Mr. Bruce Campbell (you have to say it all, not just Bruce or Mr. Campbell ;D), friends while the books were being signed, and a QnA session with our favorite deadite killer the lights dimmed.

So as not to spoil anything, I wont go into detail...but I loved the movie! Mr. Bruce Campbell did a wonderful job keeping the classic b-movie feel. The characters were classic 'b' characters, the place was refreshing (what movies do *you* know of that are based in Bulgaria?) and the setting was both near-original and fun! On top of that the humor that is portioned throughout the movie that kept the audience laughing through much of the movie.

While this movie dosen't have as great of a general appeal to people as some, it is a beacon of fun and laughter in a season of (as Mr. Bruce Campbell put it) 'b-movies' that are listed as 'a-movies' (Bewitched, Dukes of Hazard, Charlie and the Chocolate factory? Come on guys!).


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