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The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let's Do the Time Warp Again (2016)

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A straitlaced, square couple, seeking shelter from a storm, find themselves in the castle of a transgender alien mad scientist intent on creating a buff bodybuilder.

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Kenny Ortega

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Jim Sharman (based on a screenplay by), Richard O'Brien (based on a screenplay by)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ivy Levan ... The Usherette
Victoria Justice ... Janet Weiss
Staz Nair ... Rocky
Christina Milian ... Magenta
Tim Curry ... The Criminologist - An Expert
Adam Lambert ... Eddie
Reeve Carney ... Riff Raff
Annaleigh Ashford ... Columbia
Ryan McCartan ... Brad Majors
Ben Vereen ... Dr. Scott
Laverne Cox ... Dr. Frank-N-Furter
Jayne Eastwood ... Butler
Jeff Lillico ... Ralph
Kelly Van der Burg ... Betty
Sal Piro Sal Piro ... Photographer
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A straitlaced, square couple, seeking shelter from a storm, find themselves in the castle of a transgender alien mad scientist intent on creating a buff bodybuilder.

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Trivia

Tim Curry is the only person who was in this movie and The Rocky Horror Picture Show 1975), though he played a different character in this movie. See more »

Goofs

During the first "Janet -Dr. Scott-Janet-Brad-Rocky!", Janet responds to Dr. Scott, but the first person shown going "Janet!" is Brad. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Frank-N-Furter: Magenta. I'm indeed grateful to you and your brother, Riff Raff. You both served me well. Loyalty such as yours shall not go unrewarded. You will discover that when the mood takes me I can be quite generous.
Magenta: I ask for nothing, master.
Dr. Frank-N-Furter: And you shall receive it in abundance.
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Alternate Versions

The debut broadcast did not include commercials for the first break, instead they aired a brief behind the scenes making-of featurette (which was omitted from the original DVD release). See more »

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Version of Rocky Horror Show Live (2015) See more »

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Over at the Frankenstein Place
Written by Richard O'Brien
Performed by Victoria Justice, Ryan McCartan and Reeve Carney
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Overproduced
20 October 2016 | by tyler_dean_smithSee all my reviews

This remake attempts to stay true to the original. While the story line modifications are fitting the performances are lacking the emotion of the original.

The musical performances also stay true to the original, which I enjoyed but it was very difficult to get over the overproduction of the vocal performances as it clearly highlights the lip syncing. I feel that if the vocal performances were recorded during filming that it would be much better.

The acting lacks any emotion. It's like watching the cast going through the motions and running lines to an empty audience.

I want to give a better rating, but this is not how we should be honouring a classic.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 October 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let's Do the Time Warp Again See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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