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Mudhoney (film)

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6.9/10 Letterboxd

Genre  Drama
Duration  
Language  English
6.5/10 IMDb

Director  Russ Meyer
Music director  Andre Brummer
Country  United States
Mudhoney (film) movie poster

Release date  May 25, 1965 (1965-05-25) (Boston) August 6, 1965 (1965-08-06) (Los Angeles)
Writer  Raymond Friday Locke (screenplay), Billy Sprague (screenplay), Raymond Friday Locke (based on the novel "Streets Paved With Gold")
Cast  Hal Hopper (Sidney Brenshaw), Antoinette Cristiani (Hannah Brenshaw), John Furlong (Calif McKinney), Rena Horten (Eule), Princess Livingston (Maggie Marie), Lorna Maitland (Clara Belle)
Screenplay  Raymond Friday Locke, W.E. Sprague
Similar movies  Heaven's Prisoners, All Ladies Do It, Irreversible, Jamon Jamon, John Wick, The Canyons
Tagline  ...leaves a taste of evil!

Mudhoney (sometimes Mud Honey) is a 1965 film by Russ Meyer based on the novel Streets Paved With Gold by Raymond Friday Locke. The film became the inspiration for the name of pioneering Seattle grunge band Mudhoney when it was formed in 1988.

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American singer-songwriter Norah Jones' album cover for Little Broken Hearts was based upon a poster for the film.

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Mudhoney 1965 film info clip


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In this Depression-era tale, Calef McKinney (John Furlong) is traveling from Michigan to California and stops in Spooner, Missouri, where Lute Wade (Stuart Lancaster) hires him for odd jobs.

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McKinney gets involved with Wade's niece, Hannah Brenshaw (Antoinette Christiani). But she is married to Sidney (Hal Hopper), a wife-beating drunk who hopes to inherit his uncle-in-law's money.

Sidney and an eccentric preacher named Brother Hanson (Frank Bolger) plot against McKinney, who finds it difficult to conceal his mysterious past and his growing affection for Sidney's wife.

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