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Stunt Rock (1978)

While working on a TV show in Los Angeles, the famous real life Australian stuntman Grant Page, who plays himself, helps an up-and-coming fantasy-themed rock band develop special effects and dangerous stunts for their act.

Writers:

Paul-Michel Mielche Jr. (screenplay) (as Paulmichel Mielche Jr.), Brian Trenchard-Smith (screenplay)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Grant Page ... Grant Page
Monique van de Ven ... Monique van de Ven
Margaret Gerard Margaret Gerard ... Lois Wills
Paul Haynes Paul Haynes ... King of the Wizards - Sorcery
Curtis Hyde Curtis Hyde ... Prince of Darkness - Sorcery
Greg Magie ... Lead Singer - Sorcery
Smokey Huff Smokey Huff ... Lead Guitar - Sorcery
Richie King Richie King ... Bass Guitar - Sorcery
Perry Morris Perry Morris ... Drums - Sorcery (as Pere Morris)
Doug Loch Doug Loch ... Keyboards - Sorcery
Richard Blackburn Richard Blackburn ... The Agent (as Dick Blackburn)
Ron Raley Ron Raley ... The TV Director
Chris Chalen Chris Chalen ... The Escapologist
T.J. Shaner T.J. Shaner
Barbra Paskin Barbra Paskin ... Barbra Paskin (as Barbara Paskin)
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In this movie based on Grant Page, the famous real life Australian master stuntman best known for his work on Mad Max, Grant, who plays himself, goes to Los Angeles to work on a television series. He uses his spare time to lend his expertise to rock band Sorcery (real life band played by themselves), whose act features dangerous stunts and a fantasy storyline focused on duels between the King of the Wizards and the Prince of Darkness, with his cousin playing the Prince. Page helps the duo develop pyrotechnic magic tricks for their shows, and also finds himself in a budding romance with a magazine writer as he recounts to her his own exploits as a stuntman and daredevil as well as various stunts by other greats. The movie also features Grant's stunts from other movies as a showcase of his amazing but dangerous work. Written by scgary66

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Taglines:

Music as you've never heard it! Magic as you've never seen it! Danger as you've never imagined it! See more »

Genres:

Action | Drama | Music | Romance

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Trivia

The rock group Sorcery perform five musical acts in this picture. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Sinister Saga of Making 'The Stunt Man' (2000) See more »

Soundtracks

Book of Magic
Written by Perry Morris, Smokey Huff (as Richard Taylor) and Greg Magie
Performed by Sorcery
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Sorcery: STUNTROCK/see: Sorcerymusic.com!

"Sorcery"....(Polygram records/Sorcery music 1978) A U.S. band in the late 70's from Hollywood, California.

They combined Music and Magic, in a live stage show. The theme of the show was of good vs. evil... as the Sorcerer(Merlin) takes on the Devil. Quite good actually. A true one of a kind group with great magicians and world class musicians gave an excellent live show. It was a great time for anyone seeing them LIVE! It seems they also can do tricks with time as well. They turned an hour and a half into what seems like 15 minutes!!

Really extrodinary,for the viewer and the listener. I also have enjoyed their movie "STUNTROCK" as well, and

think they were an excellent example of the great Live acts

of the 70's and 80's. Rock on SORCERY....Glad to see there still around.


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Country:

Netherlands | Australia | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 June 1978 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

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Budget:

AUD450,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

6-Track Stereo

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2.35 : 1
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