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Jim Sharman

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

100' - 1975 - Comedy, Horror, Music/Musical - Dialogue: English
Director: Jim Sharman With: Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick
On a wild and rain-swept late-November evening, somewhere at an empty stretch of road outside Ohio's merry Denton, blissfully-affianced, prudish, boringly-innocent young pair Brad Majors (Barry Bostwick) and Janet Weiss (Susan Sarandon) find themselves stranded on their way to visit an ex-tutor. Instead, the couple will inadvertently unearth the cross-dressing Dr. Frank-N-Furter's (Tim Curry's) spooky lair of inexhaustible oddities, just in time to partake in the out-of-this-world mad scientist's proud unveiling of his latest, delightfully extravagant, most daring creation: the ultimate male and the perfect sex symbol: the flaxen-haired Rocky Horror (Peter Hinwood). But, little by little, as the effervescent transgressive force gobbles up whole the unsuspecting visitors of the night, Brad and Janet slowly begin to embrace the potent fascinations of seduction, while an idolized Rocky roams free in the mansion. Who can interrupt man's union with the absolute pleasure?

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Jim Sharman


Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick


Jim Sharman, Richard O'Brien

Director of Photography

Peter Suschitzky


Graeme Clifford

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Countries of production

United Kingdom

Screenplay based on

"The Rocky Horror Picture Show" (Richard O'Brien)



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