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Tapeheads ★★½ 1989 (R)

Silly, sophomoric, sexy comedy starring Cusackand Robbins as young wanna-be rock-video producers who get mixed up with perverted politicos, conniving music-industry-types, and asinine bands looking for MTVstardom before they eventually strike it bighelping their childhood idols, The Swanky-Modes. Many big-name music industrycameos and a great soundtrack help keepthings lively when the plot goes out of control. Sam Moore and Junior Walker are theSam & Daveesque Modes. 93m/C VHS,DVD . Courtney Love, Ebbe Roe Smith, Lee Arenberg, Rocky Giordani, John Marshall Jones, John-Durbin, Milton Selzer, Zander Schloss, Jo HarveyAllen, Sy Richardson, Coati Mundi, John Fleck,John Cusack, Tim Robbins, Mary Crosby, ConnieStevens, Susan Tyrrell, Lyle Alzado, Don Cornelius, Katy Boyer, Doug McClure, Clu Gulager, Jessica Walter, Stiv Bators, Sam Moore, Junior Walker, Martha Quinn, Ted Nugent, Weird Al Yankovic,Bob(cat) Goldthwait, Michael Nesmith, Xander-Berkeley, Bojan Bazelli; D: Bill Fishman; W: Bill-Fishman, Peter McCarthy; C: Bojan Bazelli.