GenreDrama Music directorJim White, Walter Steding WriterEric Mitchell LanguageEnglish
Release dateMay 1980 CastPatti Astor (Vickie), Rene Ricard (Kenneth), Tom Wright (Frank), Eric Mitchell (Victor), Jackie Curtis (The Room-mate), Cookie Mueller (The Barmaid) Similar moviesPatti Astor appears in Underground USA and Unmade Beds
Underground U.S.A. (1980) is a feature-length underground film directed by Eric Mitchell and starring Patti Astor, Rene Ricard, Jackie Curtis, Cookie Mueller, Tom Wright, John Lurie, and Taylor Mead. Future director Jim Jarmusch was the sound recordist on this film.
An older woman (Astor) looks for love with younger men in a take-off of Sunset Boulevard (1950). Punk musicians kidnap Mudd Club owner Steve Mass.