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American Satan (2017)

A young rock band, half of its members from England and half from the U.S., drops out of college and moves to the Sunset Strip to chase their dreams.

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Ash Avildsen
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Andy Biersack ... Johnny Faust
Booboo Stewart ... Vic Lakota
Ben Bruce ... Leo Donovan
John Bradley ... Ricky Rollins
Jesse Sullivan Jesse Sullivan ... Lily Mayflower
Sebastian Gregory ... Dylan James
Mark Boone Junior ... Elias
Denise Richards ... Kat Faust
Malcolm McDowell ... Mr. Capricorn
Bill Goldberg ... Hawk
Olivia Culpo ... Gretchen
Bill Duke ... Gabriel
Drake Bell ... Damien
Ramesh Pandey Ramesh Pandey ... Gurudev (as Ramesh Pandy)
Lily Berlina Lily Berlina ... The Virgin
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Storyline

A young rock band, half from England and half from the US, drop out of college and move to the Sunset Strip to chase their dreams. Living in a van, their passion and talent exceed their means to survive. An enigmatic stranger sees their true potential and emotionally manipulates them during a time of weakness. Caught in the middle of a Faustian deal, their music and controversial altercations end up influencing society beyond anything this century has seen, but can they take back control of their destiny before it's too late? Written by ir

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Drama | Music | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexual content, nudity, drug use throughout, pervasive language, and some violence. | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 October 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Satanás americano See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$135,378, 15 October 2017

Gross USA:

$237,708

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$237,708
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

In 2016, Andy Biersack was cast in the movie American Satan with big names like Denise Richards and BooBoo Stewart, got married to Juliet Simms, and released his first solo album as Andy Black all in one year. See more »

Goofs

In his quote in the end credits, Glenn Tipton's first name is misspelled as "Glen." See more »

Quotes

Ricky Rollins: Okay, okay, fine. So, what else do you do?
Hawk: Shit hits the fan, I'm the fan.
Ricky Rollins: Oh, good.
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Crazy Credits

The opening and closing credits include quotes from musicians, including Ozzy Osbourne, David Bowie, and Neil Young, about the Devil and the occult, and their place in rock and roll and their lives. See more »

Connections

Spin-off Paradise City (2019) See more »

Soundtracks

Let him Burn
Written by Ash Avildsen and Matty Beckerman
Performed by The Relentless
Remington Leith appears Courtesy Of Sumerian Records
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Classic Case of Good Soundtrack...Sub-par Movie
20 June 2018 | by mitchgibbySee all my reviews

I was excited for this movie. I'm a fan of Andy, had a fun character actor cast, especially McDowell as the devil himself. That idea alone sounds awesome, but the movie was full of good ideas, but very bad execution. I didn't really hate it, there were parts I liked, not enough to save it. The music was definitely the highlight. The movie coulda been so much more, but it really wasn't. Shame.


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