Greaser's Palace

  • 1972
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Offbeat (what would one expect from the director of PUTNEY SWOPE, 1969?) telling of Christ's passion in an Old West setting. Arbus plays the Messiah, a dude from the East, who parachutes into a crazy little sagebrush town on his way to the promised land to become a singer. There he runs into trouble in the form of nasty town boss, Henderson. Arbus brings...read more

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(Movie Clip) Ghost, Larry, Jessy
Ghost (Ron Nealy) attacks Larry (Michael Sullivan) who throws a fit then gets shot by his father Seaweed (Albert Henderson), as Jessy (Allan Arbus) ar (more…)
(Movie Clip) Open, Save Your Power!
Perfectly odd opening sequence, leading into Roger Corman company-player Luana Anders (as Cholera) singing, from Robert Downey's Western-ish Greaser's (more…)
(Movie Clip) Sing for Senor` Greaser
The big scene for young Robert Downey Jr., kind of, as he plays a child at a campfire, found dead by his mother (his mom and the director's wife, Elsi (more…)
(Movie Clip) If You Feel You Heal
Not for the first time, Seaweed Greaser (Albert Henderson) kills off his son Larry (Michael Sullivan), who is revived by pimp-messiah Jessy (Allan Arb (more…)

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  • Released: 1972
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Offbeat (what would one expect from the director of PUTNEY SWOPE, 1969?) telling of Christ's passion in an Old West setting. Arbus plays the Messiah, a dude from the East, who parachutes into a crazy little sagebrush town on his way to the promised land to… (more)

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