PRINCE CHARLES DISCOVERY SCREEN 2 - SUNDAY 25 AUGUST
THE LEGEND OF THE STARDUST BROTHERS
Director: Macoto Tezuka. With: Shingo Kubota, Kan Takagi, Kyoko Togawa, Kiyohiko Ozaki. Japan 1985. 101 mins.
ENGLISH PREMIERE - Discover a totally insane and forgotten gem of weird and wild world cinema, a Japanese combo of THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW and PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE. Charting the rise and fall of a manufactured pop duo and their struggle to navigate fame, fortune and jealousy, this odd rags-to-bitches musical confection is guaranteed to put your feet to the beat. Conceived after the director met musician and TV personality Haruro Chicada who had written the soundtrack to an non-existent movie, get ready to release your inner pop star and celebrate the cult musical you’ve never heard of.