Classic Favorite Movie, The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Do you like to watch musicals, and more importantly do you like to watch funny musicals? Well, most people do, and because of that most people have seen the funny musical The Rocky Horror Picture Show. This is a great musical comedy film that was made in 1975 that is a parody to horror films (in other words it kind of makes fun of them). If you are a long time horror movie fan you are going to really enjoy the humor in this film. Those of you that have not seen this musical, you do not know what you are missing.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show is a musical film that is based of the British musical by the same name. The original screenplay was written by Jim Sharman and Richard O'Brien. One thing that made The Rocky Horror Picture Show so great is the actors that were in the film, it was full of great talent. This talent included none other than Susan Sarandon, Tim Curry, and Barry Bostwick. The Rocky Horror Picture Show is considered a cult classic to many long time movie fans. It is also worth noting that this film has a large international following and is well known just about everywhere. However, as you may have already guessed, the critics did not care for The Rocky Horror Picture Show very much. In fact, while the movie was being talked about very highly from fans, the critics pointed out that the movie has a lack of story as well as a very “cartoonish” feel. They also felt that the overly sexual nature of the film itself was a big drawl back. Of course, most people did not care, and The Rocky Horror Picture Show wen to make lots of money. Just because the critics do not like something that does not mean that it is not a good movie.

The amount of money that was made from The Rocky Horror Picture Show can not be touched by other movies. This is because of the low cost it took to make the film. In all it is estimated that The Rocky Horror Picture Show has a budget of a little more than one million dollars. In all, the movie has made over 139 million dollars in the United States alone. The great thing about The Rocky Horror Picture Show is that is has been out for more than thirty years, and it is still playing in some theaters today ( in limited release of course). You will see a jump in the number of places playing this film around Halloween in the United States. This is a film that is not just going to go away; the number of fans it has it too great for The Rocky Horror Picture Show to just lay down and go soundly into that long good night. People are going to keep going to this film, and that is why it is still being played in theaters. Usually after a movie has been out for a while (like a month or so) it gets taken out of theaters and moved to DVD. However, this is not the case for The Rocky Horror Picture Show, it has been around a lot longer than a few months. In fact, very few movies ever get put back in theaters after being taken out for whatever reason. Normally the only reason a movie goes back into theaters after being taken out is if it ends up winning a lot of awards.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show is a classic, known around the world. Although, not everyone has seen this film, most people have heard of it. This goes for every place in the world, not just America. This is one of those films that is going to be playing in select theaters around the world for the rest of our lives. As new people come to watch one of the greatest musicals of all time, it gains a bigger fan base. Normally as a movie ages, it loses all of its fans, but that is not the case here. This is the perfect movie to watch in theaters because everyone loves getting in on the movie.
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