From The Grindhouse Cinema Database
Dudes (1988, USA) is a Adventure-Comedy film directed by Penelope Spheeris
- Synopsis: Two punks from the big city, traveling across the country in a Volkswagen bug, embrace the western ethos when they must take revenge against a group of rednecks for killing their friend in this lighthearted road movie. Along the way, they enlist the help of a young woman who runs a wrecking service.
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- Released in 1988
- Running Time: 90 Min.
- Distribution Co: The Vista Organization | Cineplex Odeon Films (1988) (Canada) (theatrical) | Shochiku-Fuji Company (1988) (Japan) (theatrical)
- Directed by Penelope Spheeris
- Produced by Herb Jaffe, Miguel Tejada-Flores
- Written by Randall Jahnson
- Starring Jon Cryer, Daniel Roebuck, Catherine Mary Stewart, Flea, Lee Ving, Billy Ray Sharkey, Glenn Withrow
- Music by Charles Bernstein
- Cinematography by Robert Richardson
- Edited by Andy Horvitch
- New York City is tough, but the country is really murder.
- They were looking for the American Deream. . . They found the American Nightmare.