Bud Eagle, an aspiring teen pop singer, lands in L.A. to try and make it big. But when he is given a shot by Mike McCauley, the crooked owner of a small record company, Bud soon finds himself swallowed up by the evils of showbiz.
Ray Dennis Steckler made his directorial debut with this surfer rock-scored, Elvis-inspired B-movie about an aspiring musician’s sudden success. Swerving between Faustian fable, pop comedy and music industry parody, it features the early work of Oscar®-winning cinematographer Vilmos Zsigmond!
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Buster Keaton,Clyde Bruckman, 1926, United States
Luis Buñuel, 1930, France
Takeshi Kitano, 1996, Japan
Erick Zonca, 2008, France
Johnnie To, 2008, Hong Kong
Götz Spielmann, 2008, Austria
Aditya Assarat, 2007, Thailand
Wong Kar Wai, 2004, Hong Kong
Marjane Satrapi,Vincent Paronnaud, 2007, France