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Two down and out aspiring filmmakers struggle with life, career, and the opposite sex as they attempt to make it out of the small New England town they are trapped in and into the big time.

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Adam Green
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Adam Green ...  Adam 31 episodes, 2012-2018
Joe Lynch ...  Joe 31 episodes, 2012-2018
Laura Ortiz ...  Laura 31 episodes, 2012-2018
Corri English ...  Corri 31 episodes, 2012-2018
Dee Snider ...  Lance Rockett 31 episodes, 2012-2018
Dave Brockie ...  Oderus Urungus 21 episodes, 2012-2013
Axl the Cat Axl the Cat ...  Axl The Cat 21 episodes, 2012-2013
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The show, based on creator Adam Green's real life and set in his small hometown of Holliston, MA, follows the lives of Adam and Joe, two friends chasing the dream of becoming successful horror movie filmmakers while struggling to make ends meet and dealing with life and the opposite sex in their post-college jobs at a Boston area cable access station where they also host a late night movie program called "The Movie Crypt." The core ensemble is rounded out by Joe's girlfriend Laura (a morbid yet adorable aspiring artist) and Adam's ex-girlfriend and the greatest heartbreak of his life Corri (a gorgeous nurse and aspiring country singer). The other main characters on the show include Adam and Joe's boss Lance Rockett (a cross-dressing 54 year old lead singer for a Van Halen tribute band still living the 80s glam metal lifestyle) and Adam's imaginary friend Oderus Urungus (an alien who lives in his closet and advises him on his life... badly). Often referred to as "Friends" for geeks and... Written by FEARnet

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No guts. Some gory. See more »

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Comedy | Horror | Romance

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 April 2012 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Holliston, Massachusetts, USA See more »

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

In real life Adam Green once owned a mentally ill cat named W. Axl Rose. It was FEARnet President Peter Block's idea to have the role portrayed by an obviously animatronic fake cat rather than use a real cat for filming. See more »

Connections

Featured in To Hell and Back: The Kane Hodder Story (2017) See more »

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Get A Job
(Title Theme)
by Kirk Miller
Performed by Hog
Courtesy of Geffen Records, Inc.
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People from Holliston hate it. It's not good.
5 August 2015 | by pandapple-59876See all my reviews

I watched the first few episodes of this, since I thought it was cool something was coming from my tiny hometown. I was wrong. This show is so embarrassingly awful, if you mention it to anyone in town, they cringe. It's not funny, it's not thought-provoking, it's just... Dumb. Also inaccurate, the creator obviously hasn't been home in, like, 10 years. The jokes are bad, I didn't laugh once when I was watching it. I felt nothing but disdain, and aren't shows supposed to make you feel something that makes you want to keep watching it? Bottom line, if you ask someone from Holliston how they feel about the show Holliston, they'll likely sigh, roll their eyes, and express to you that it's stupid, they don't like it, and it's embarrassing to be associated with that show.


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