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The Hollywood Knights (1980)

R | | Comedy | 30 May 1980 (USA)
Led by their comedic leader, Turk, the Hollywood Knights car club raise hell throughout Beverly Hills on Halloween Night, 1965. Everything from chaotic pranks, drag racing and high school ... See full summary »

Director:

Floyd Mutrux

Writers:

Floyd Mutrux (story), Richard Lederer (story) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Julius Averitt Julius Averitt ... Earle
Steve Ballard Steve Ballard ... Mechanic
Phil Berle Phil Berle ... Homeowner
Mike Binder ... Pledge (as Michael Binder)
Herbert Bress Herbert Bress ... Homeowner
Jerry Brutsche ... Driving Instructor
Joey Camen ... Pledge
T.K. Carter ... Do Wopper
Al Chalk ... Do Wopper
Dawn Clark Dawn Clark ... PomPom Girl
Chuck Cooper ... Himself
Tony Danza ... Duke
Daniel Davies Daniel Davies ... Pledge
Denyse Diane Denyse Diane ... Homeowner
Michele Drake ... Cheerleader
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Storyline

Led by their comedic leader, Turk, the Hollywood Knights car club raise hell throughout Beverly Hills on Halloween Night, 1965. Everything from chaotic pranks, drag racing and high school love. Written by Jeff Ruebel <riptide@one.net>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Beverly Hills and the civilized world will never forget them. See more »

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 May 1980 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Blondiner på bagsædet See more »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$10,000,000

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$10,000,000
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Metrocolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

One of the advertising slogans exploited the recent Apollo space program by calling this "the first movie to moon a man on the land." See more »

Goofs

"Knights Rule" painted on police car at the beginning of the movie, disappears after the first time it is shown. See more »

Quotes

Dudley: Don't hurt me! I think I may be a bleeder!
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Connections

References Lawrence of Arabia (1962) See more »

Soundtracks

Hey Baby
Written by Margaret Cobb and Bruce Channel
Performed by Bruce Channel
Courtesy of Phonogram Records, Inc.
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Low brow humor at its best
9 June 1999 | by TSMChicagoSee all my reviews

Trashy, sophomoric, offensive and very, very funny! I keep a watch for this film as it shows up on Cinemax every so often. I love the two cops and the whole bit about spiking the punch. Robert Wuhl's rendition of "Volare" in the gym is a gas!

Truly one of the most hilarious movies ever made.


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