Country:United States, 105 minutes
Genre(s):Drama, Crime, Biography
In 1965, Bob Crane, who had achieved some earlier success as a television supporting actor, was working as a successful morning radio DJ at KNX Los Angeles. Despite enjoying his work, photography (especially of the female form) and drumming, Crane wanted to be a movie star. So it was with some reluctance that he accepted the title starring role in a new television sitcom called Hogan's Heroes (1965), a WWII POW comedy. To his surprise, the show became a hit and catapulted him to television stardom. The fame resulting from the show led to excesses and a meeting with home video salesman and technician John Carpenter, with who he would form a friendship based on their mutual interests, namely excessive sex (for Crane, purely heterosexual sex) and capturing nude females on celluloid. His fame allowed Crane to have as much sex as he wanted, which was incongruent to his somewhat wholesome television friendly image, and the way he portrayed himself to almost everyone except Carpenter and his...
Greg Kinnear (as Bob Crane), Willem Dafoe (as John Carpenter), Rita Wilson (as Anne Crane), Maria Bello (as Patricia Olson / Patrica Crane / Sigrid Valdis), Ron Leibman (as Lenny)
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Aspect ratio: 1.85:1