The Apple
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Unleashed just as the disco phenomenon had peaked and was slipping out of public favor, this one-of-a-kind pop musical is set in 1994, when a Mephistophelean entrepreneur named Mr. Boogalow (Vladek Sheybal) controls the international recording industry through the Worldvision Song Contest. Boogalow's wildly theatrical protégés, a decedent dance-pop group called Bim, seem a sure bet to walk off with the grand prize and worldwide fame, but at the last minute Alphie (George Gilmour) and Bibi (Catherine Mary Stewart), a folk duo from Canada, nearly steal their thunder with their song… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 17%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A rotten disco-musical from the 1980s that somehow has a minor cult following."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"It may, in fact, be the ultimate cinematic two-headed cow -- except unlike a two-headed cow, The Apple truly is the strangest sight your eyes have ever beheld."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"If you believe in God, be prepared to question His existence, for no compassionate deity would ever allow such a monstrosity to be made (would He?)."
‑ Michael Dequina, TheMovieReport.com
"Noxious."
‑ Eric Henderson, Slant Magazine
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