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The Insanity Show (1981)

A series of comic vignettes depict various forms of bizarre behavior, resulting in an unwelcome fate for each protagonist.

Director:

Scott Allen Nollen

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Cast

Credited cast:
John Jensen John Jensen ... Crazed Driver / Jerky Addict / Sam the Piano Player
Scott Allen Nollen Scott Allen Nollen ... Man / Rick Blaine
Jay Tiarks Jay Tiarks ... Soldier / Signor Ferrari
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A series of comic vignettes depict various forms of bizarre behavior, resulting in an unwelcome fate for each protagonist.

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Short | Comedy

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 July 1981 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Iowa, USA

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Budget:

$1,200 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Scott Nollen Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo (Stereo)

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

One vignette is a parody of a scene in "Casablanca," featuring Rick Blaine, Signor Ferrari and Sam the piano player. See more »

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