200 Motels (1971)

Director
Tony Palmer; Frank Zappa

Main cast
The Mothers of Invention; Ringo Starr; Theodore Bikel; Keith Moon; Frank Zappa

Genres
Fantasy, Comedy, Documentary, Sci-Fi, Music

Description
"Touring makes you crazy," Frank Zappa says, explaining that the idea for this film came to him while the Mothers of Invention were touring. The story, interspersed with performances by the Mothers and the Royal Symphony Orchestra, is a tale of life on the road. The band members' main concerns are the search for groupies and the desire to get paid.


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