About

Sweethearts Brad and Janet, stuck with a flat tire during a storm, discover the eerie mansion of Dr. Frank-N-Furter, a transvestite scientist. As their innocence is lost, Brad and Janet meet a houseful of wild characters, including a rocking biker and a creepy butler. Through elaborate dances and rock songs, Frank-N-Furter unveils his latest creation: a muscular man named 'Rocky'.

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Directed by

Jim Sharman

Written by

Jim Sharman (Screenplay)
Richard O'Brien (Screenplay)

Runtime

100 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

A different set of jaws.

Cast

Keywords

rock 'n' roll musical cult film based on play or musical castle transvestism psychotronic transylvania time warp audience participation dark and stormy night lgbt interest

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