Forbidden Zone
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Acclaimed composer Daniel Elfman agreed to score -- for the first time in his life -- this cheesy drama-comedy by his brother Richard and the eventual result was a new career, for Daniel, that is. The Forbidden Zone is about a realm known as the Sixth Dimension, created by intentionally humorous and inventive sets, in turn created by Marie-Pascale Elfman who also plays Frenchy in the story. Apparently the Elfmans ran out of family members because Herve Villechaize and Susan Tyrrell star as the king and queen of the weird Sixth Dimension. The music of the Mystic Knights of the Oingo Boingo and… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 86%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"You could toss definitions at this thing all day and never hit the bullseye."
‑ Ian Berriman, SFX Magazine
"If awards were given for sheer insane spectacle, this avant garde 1980 cult flick would certainly qualify as among the most gold-bedecked movies of the past quarter century."
‑ Brent Simon, Entertainment Today
"bizzare in every sence, lovely"
‑ Stefan Birgir Stefansson,
"A much better cult classic than "Rocky Horror""
‑ Mike McGranaghan, Aisle Seat
"Patently the only film of its kind that could give a home to its nutso musical numbers"
‑ Shane Burridge,
"As wild a concoction of deliberately politically incorrect outrageousness as can be imagined - a love-it-or-hate-it proposition if ever there was one."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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