The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)

R  |   |  Comedy, Musical


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A newly engaged couple have a breakdown in an isolated area and must pay a call to the bizarre residence of Dr. Frank-N-Furter.


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Cast & Crew

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Director:

Jim Sharman

Writers:

Richard O'Brien (original musical play), Jim Sharman (screenplay), Richard O'Brien (screenplay)

Did You Know?

Trivia

Tim Curry was very reluctant to talk about the film for years due to some not-very-good memories about his more rabid fans. He even told VH-1 that he grew "chubby and plain" in order to try escaping the role of Frank. These days, he's more open to talk about... ...


Quotes

Magenta: Come along. The Master doesn't like to be kept waiting.
Magenta: Shift it!


Goofs

Frank-N-Furter's tattoos are partially washed off in the pool scene.


Crazy Credits

At the very end of the film, The credits read: "The characters portrayed in this film are ENTIRELY FICTITIOUS and bear no resemblance to anyone living OR DEAD!"

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Comedy | Musical

Details

Release Date:

31 August 1975

Language

English


Country of Origin

UK, USA

Box Office

Budget:

$1,200,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$139,876,417 (USA)

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