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Man with the Screaming Brain (2005)

Unrated | | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi | 3 April 2005 (USA)
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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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Cast overview:
... William Cole
... Tatoya
... Pavel
Antoinette Byron ... Jackie Cole
... Dr. Ivanov (as StacyKeach)
Vladimir Kolev ... Yegor
Valentin Giasbeily ... Uri (as Valentine Giasbeily)
... Mayor
Raicho Vasilev ... Bartender
Jonas Talkington ... Larry
Michail Elenov ... Punk 1 (as Mihail Elanov)
Neda Sokolovska ... Waitress
Remington Franklin ... Bar Punk
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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


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Ehei hasei... ta myala tous!  »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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When the script was originally set in East Los Angeles the cabbie and his murderous ex-girlfriend characters were meant to be Latin-Americans. See more »

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Mic shadow visible on the wall when Jackie and Tatoya fight See more »

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Pavel: Sounds like there is some shizzle going on down there my nizzle.
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Spoofs Evil Dead II (1987) See more »

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Tatoya's Lament
Lyrics & Music by Joseph LoDuca
Vocal by Tamara Gorski
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Bruce knows why we like him.
13 May 2006 | by See all my reviews

Ah, classic comedy. At the point in the movie where brains get messed together, a two minute scene with Bruce Campbell beating himself up partially, reminds me of how simplistic movies and ideas can grab you and wrap you into a whole movie.

For years and years, Bruce Campbell knows what kind of movies we want out of him. We want to see weird movies like Bubba Ho Tep. We want to see cameo roles in Sam Raimi movies, and we want to see 'Man with the Screaming Brain'. With the title alone, one knows that it's going to border that completely silly type of movie, like Army of Darkness, only with more silly and less monsters.

The idea of the movie is simple. Bruce sees doctor. Doctor has new idea. Bruce gets bad things happen to him on way to see doctor. Coincidentally, it's the thing the doctor wanted to show him that saves him. Hilarity ensues.

With the addition of Ted Raimi as a weird Russian guy, and journeyman Stacy Keach as Dr. Ivan Ivanovich Ivanov, it's funny, that does this movie. Complete funny. Never a point of scary.

If you like the silly Bruce Campbell, you'll like this. Then again, why would you be watching this if you didn't like Bruce Campbell?


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