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In addition to being kings of the B movies, Russ Meyer and Roger Corman nearly had weird hits later in life. Meyer directed "Who Kill Bambi?" The movie would've been notable because, first, film critic Roger Ebert wrote the screenplay and second, it would've starred the Sex Pistols. Naturally, only a day and a half was filmed, although they did shoot a scene with Sting playing a young thug. As for Corman, he made a terrible version of "The Fantastic Four," apparently unaware that the whole thing was a legal ploy and there were never any plans to release the low-budget fiasco.
Who asked the damned dirty ape to get his stinkin' paws off of him?
A) Clint Eastwood
B) Charlton Heston
C) Steve McQueen
D) Paul Newman
Previous answer: Muhammad Ali was the black Superman.
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