Mr. Mike's Mondo Video


60m 1979

Brief Synopsis

Mike O'Donoghue's parody of "Mondo Cane" showcases curious performers, strange musicians, celebrity mutations and unusual short films, including Thomas Alva Edison's "Elephant Electrocution".

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Anthology
Comedy
Release Date
1979
Distribution Company
New Line Cinema

Technical Specs

Duration
60m
Sound
Mono
Color
Black and White, Color

Synopsis

Mike O'Donoghue's parody of "Mondo Cane" showcases curious performers, strange musicians, celebrity mutations and unusual short films, including Thomas Alva Edison's "Elephant Electrocution".

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Anthology
Comedy
Release Date
1979
Distribution Company
New Line Cinema

Technical Specs

Duration
60m
Sound
Mono
Color
Black and White, Color

Quotes

Good evening. I'm Mr. Mike, inviting you to come with me into a world where the bizarre is commonplace and the commonplace bizarre. It is an odyssey of agressive wierdness. Whatever raw, savage acts man's hellish brain can concieve, our cameras are these, scouring the globe, seeking out the cheap thrills, the pointless perversities, the shabby secrets, the grotesque, the pathetic....
- Mr. Mike
Blackheads drive me wild.
- Margot Kidder
If you want to get to first base with me, honey, spit when you talk.
- Terri Garr
When my date blows his nose in his handkerchief and then looks at it, I can't say no.
- Jane Curtin
I go the limit for a guy with bad breath. And if he has plaque on his teeth? Wigga! Wigga!
- Gilda Radner

Trivia

Originally intended as a TV special.

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1979

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1979