Cinema du Fromage: “Wild in the Streets” (1968) Episode 6
Episode 6: We take a 1968’s “Wild in the Streets” which stars: Christopher Jones, Shelley Winters, Diane Varsi, Hal Holbrook
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Previous: Episode 5 Knightriders (1981)
Max Frost, the world’s most popular entertainer is courted by Congressman John Fergus as a political ploy to gain the youth vote in his run for the Senate.
Unfortunately for the Congressman he underestimates the will and hunger for power Frost has. Under the rally call “14 or fight” Frost takes the 60s catch phrase “Never trust anyone over 30” to its most extreme consequences.
Host KingPengvin aka Terry Anstey
Director: Barry Shear
Writers: Robert Thom (screenplay), Robert Thom (story)
Initial release USA: 1968