A young ex-communicated seminarian, Ike "Vikar" Jerome, arrives in Los Angeles on the same August day in 1969 that a crazed hippie ''family'' led by Charles Manson commits five savage murders.

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James Franco

Writers:

Steve Erickson (novel), Paul Felten | 1 more credit »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
James Franco ... Vikar
Megan Fox ... Soledad Paladin
Seth Rogen ... Viking Man
Joey King ... Zazi
Jacki Weaver ... Dotty Langer
Dave Franco ... Montgomery Clift
Craig Robinson ... The Burglar
Vince Jolivette ... The Financier
Scott Reed ... The Producer
Gus Van Sant ... Film Archive Curator
Danny McBride ... Slim
Mike Starr ... Burly
Marc-Edouard Leon Marc-Edouard Leon ... Hippie Dude
Nick Buda Nick Buda ... Roosevelt Clerk
Jack Kehler ... Studio Art Director
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On the same August day in 1969 that a crazed hippie ''family'' led by Charles Manson commits five savage murders in the canyons above Los Angeles, a young ex-communicated seminarian, Ike "Vikar" Jerome, arrives with images of Elizabeth Taylor and Montgomery Clift - ''the two most beautiful people in the history of the movies'' - tattooed on his head. Written by Ulf Kjell Gür

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Comedy | Drama | Mystery

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Rated R for language throughout, some sexual content/nudity and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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This is the first time James Franco has shaved his head for a role. See more »

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Rondell pops open a bottle of champagne and sprays it, but the sound doesn't sync up with how little fizz is coming out. See more »

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References Repulsion (1965) See more »

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The Tracks of My Tears
Written by Smokey Robinson, Warren Moore and Marvin Tarplin
Performed by Smokey Robinson & The Miracles and Will Ferrell
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Great soundtrack
17 July 2020 | by ixtasisSee all my reviews

Didn't pull off what it was trying to do, but I still enjoyed it. I'll repeat what a couple others said, Franco should keep trying and Megan Fox needs more roles like this.


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English

Release Date:

27 September 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Zeroville See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Budget:

$6,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$69,396
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