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The Go-Go Boys: The Inside Story of Cannon Films (2014)

THE GO-GO BOYS: The Inside Story of Cannon Films is a documentary about two Israeli-born cousins, Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus, who in pursuit of the American Dream turned the Hollywood ... See full summary »

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Menahem Golan ... Self
Yoram Globus ... Self
Yehuda Barkan ... Self
Ram Globus Ram Globus ... Self
Naomi Golan Naomi Golan ... Self (as Neomi Golan)
Yehoram Gaon ... Self
Boaz Davidson ... Self
Yftach Katzur ... Self
Franco Zeffirelli ... Self
Zachi Noy ... Self (as Tzachi Noy)
Joel Silberg ... Self (archive footage)
Itzik Kol Itzik Kol ... Self (archive footage)
Jean-Claude Van Damme ... Self
Eli Roth ... Self
Chuck Norris ... Self (archive footage)
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THE GO-GO BOYS: The Inside Story of Cannon Films is a documentary about two Israeli-born cousins, Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus, who in pursuit of the American Dream turned the Hollywood power structure upside down, producing over 300 films and becoming the most powerful independent film company in the world. Up close and personal, the film examines the complex relationship between two contradictory personalities whose combined force fueled their success and eventual collapse. Written by Anonymous

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The competing documentary Electric Boogaloo was extremely negative towards the movie-makers and the company, and most interviews were from former crew members or actors with small parts who came across very disgruntled. Every movie showcased, even good ones like Runaway Train and Barfly, mentioned something that the two movie-makers did wrong. See more »

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Country:

Israel

Language:

English | Hebrew | French

Release Date:

22 October 2014 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Kungarna av Hollywood: Den sanna historien om Cannon Films uppgång och fall See more »

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$2,500,000
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