Wild in the Streets
Wild in the Streets ★★½ 1968
Satire set in the future, where a malcontent rock star becomes president after the voting age is lowered to 14. Adults over 30 are imprisoned and fed a daily dose of LSD. The president gets his comeuppance when challenged by even younger youths. Very groovy, very political in its own way, very funny. 97m/C VHS, DVD . Christopher Jones, Shelley Winters, Hal Holbrook, Richard Pryor, Diane Varsi, Millie Perkins, Ed Begley Sr., Barry Williams, Dick Clark; D: Barry Shear; W: Robert Thom; C: Richard Moore; M: Les Baxter.