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Frank Zappa's 200 motels

Author: Frank ZappaTony PalmerJerry D GoodHerb CohenTheodore BikelAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, CA : MGM/UA Home Video, [1988]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Mothers of Invention, road-wrecked musicians, wreak havoc in Centerville, a typical American town. The first color movie made on videotape and then transferred to film, it includes many visual effects.
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Drama
Feature films
Musical films
Rock films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Zappa; Tony Palmer; Jerry D Good; Herb Cohen; Theodore Bikel; Ringo Starr; Murakami Wolf Productions.; Bizarre Productions.; Mothers of Invention.
OCLC Number: 77866326
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1971.
Credits: Production designer, Cal Schenkel ; film editing, Rich Harrison ; music composed and arranged by Frank Zappa ; music performed by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
Cast: Mothers of Invention, Theodore Bikel, Ringo Starr.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videocassette (approximately 100 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: 200 motels
Two hundred motels
Responsibility: a Murakami Wolf/Bizarre production ; story and screenplay by Frank Zappa ; shooting script by Tony Palmer ; produced by Jerry Good, Herb Cohen ; characterizations directed by Frank Zappa, visuals directed by Tony Palmer.
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The Mothers of Invention, road-wrecked musicians, wreak havoc in Centerville, a typical American town. The first color movie made on videotape and then transferred to film, it includes many visual effects.

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