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Lives and Deaths of the Poets (2011)

93 min | Comedy

Lives and Deaths of the Poets spoofs and parodies incidents taken from the lives of famous writers, artists, and musicians (collectively "Poets") throughout history. Comprising a series of approximately 50 comic vignettes, the movie is the...See moreLives and Deaths of the Poets spoofs and parodies incidents taken from the lives of famous writers, artists, and musicians (collectively "Poets") throughout history. Comprising a series of approximately 50 comic vignettes, the movie is the fictional story of what really did not happen to these famed Poets, who have so enriched all of our lives. Written by Anonymous See less
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Dec 5, 2011 (United States)

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Edward Robert Bach
Wendell Kennedy Wendell Kennedy   See fewer
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Jonah Baker
Ernest Hemingway / Elvis Presley Ernest Hemingway / Elvis Presley   See fewer
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Sharon Carpenter-Rose
Virginia Woolf / Kick Kennedy / Whistler's Mother / Anne Hathaway / Miz Compson Virginia Woolf / Kick Kennedy / Whistler's Mother / Anne Hathaway / Miz Compson   See fewer
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Bruce Allen Dawson
Jimi Hendrix / Ralph Ellison / Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter / Leroy Jimi Hendrix / Ralph Ellison / Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter / Leroy   See fewer
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John Geoffrion
William Shakespeare / James Joyce / Wordsworth's Postman William Shakespeare / James Joyce / Wordsworth's Postman   See fewer
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Greg Coale
Edgar Allan Poe / Bob Dylan / Snopes / Emperor Nero Edgar Allan Poe / Bob Dylan / Snopes / Emperor Nero   See fewer
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Errol Sperling
Isaac Singer Isaac Singer   See fewer
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Boris Alexander
F. Scott Fitzgerald F. Scott Fitzgerald   See fewer
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Josh Anderson
William Burroughs / Gavin Stevens William Burroughs / Gavin Stevens   See fewer
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Nora Bauer
Colette / Marie / Hendrix's Chambermaid Colette / Marie / Hendrix's Chambermaid   See fewer
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Gerald B. Browning
Percy Shelley Percy Shelley   See fewer
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Louis Bullock
Tyrone Tyrone   See fewer
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Matthew Bullock
Aaliyah's Porter 2 Aaliyah's Porter 2   See fewer
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Jean Burgess
Gertrude Stein Gertrude Stein   See fewer
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Jeff Butler
John F. Kennedy, Jr. John F. Kennedy, Jr.   See fewer
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Larry Carter
Lord FitzWilliam Lord FitzWilliam   See fewer
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Sheri Cohen
Alice B. Toklas Alice B. Toklas   See fewer
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Dave Cooperman
James Whistler / William Kunstler James Whistler / William Kunstler   See fewer
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Savannah Costello
Hefner's Girlfriend Hefner's Girlfriend   See fewer
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Ted Culler
James Whale James Whale   See fewer
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Brandon Dawson
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Matt Dean
Branwell Bronte Branwell Bronte   See fewer
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Raja Deka
Pablo Picasso Pablo Picasso   See fewer
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Luca Ducceschi
D.H. Lawrence D.H. Lawrence   See fewer
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Ashley Edmiston
Mary Shelley Mary Shelley   See fewer
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Jim Epstein
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Karn Ford
Charlotte Bronte (as Karn Henderson) Charlotte Bronte (as Karn Henderson)   See fewer
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Victoria Fraser
Anne Bronte Anne Bronte   See fewer
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Gordon Gantt
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Carol Goldstone
Kerouac's Lady Kerouac's Lady   See fewer
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Bronson Hall
Big Bopper Big Bopper   See fewer
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Joy Hanson
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Barbara Madison Hauck
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Rebecca A. Herron
Frieda Lawrence Frieda Lawrence   See fewer
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Terrell Jenkins
Faulkner's Lad Faulkner's Lad   See fewer
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Erin Kaufman
Emily Bronte Emily Bronte   See fewer
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Benjamin Kingsland
Jack Kerouac Jack Kerouac   See fewer
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Brady Kirchberg
Nathaniel Hawthorne Nathaniel Hawthorne   See fewer
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Steve Leventhal
Victor Hugo / Joseph Kennedy Sr. Victor Hugo / Joseph Kennedy Sr.   See fewer
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Brian Mac Ian
William Wordsworth / Ted Hughes William Wordsworth / Ted Hughes   See fewer
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Susan Majek
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Frank Mancino
William Faulkner / Marcel Proust William Faulkner / Marcel Proust   See fewer
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Candace Mascia
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Allison Messina
Barbra Streisand (as Allison Plourde) Barbra Streisand (as Allison Plourde)   See fewer
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Terria Monay
Janis Joplin Janis Joplin   See fewer
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Michael Shawn Montgomery
Robert F. Kennedy Robert F. Kennedy   See fewer
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Ginger Moss
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Sam Navarro
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Kendra North
Eunice Kennedy Shriver Eunice Kennedy Shriver   See fewer
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Mary Jo Mary Jo   See fewer
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Natasha Parnian
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Carlyn Paschall
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Phil Piruzzi Filsoof
Hugh Hefner Hugh Hefner   See fewer
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Leo Reynolds
Michael Jackson Michael Jackson   See fewer
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James Dean (as Bobby Rickert) James Dean (as Bobby Rickert)   See fewer
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David Seemiller
Quentin Tarantino Quentin Tarantino   See fewer
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Feliciano's Manager Feliciano's Manager   See fewer
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Lanny Slusher
W.C. Fields W.C. Fields   See fewer
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Jerry Stough
Plane Pilot Plane Pilot   See fewer
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Patrick Michael Strange
Jose Feliciano / Salvador Dali Jose Feliciano / Salvador Dali   See fewer
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Rob Stull
Joseph Kennedy Jr. (scenes deleted) Joseph Kennedy Jr. (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Ed Swails
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Peggy Swails
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Ritchie Valens Ritchie Valens   See fewer
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Michelle Trout
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Carleen Troy
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Terry Ward
Ed Wood Ed Wood   See fewer
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Steven A. Webb
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Gayle Yiotis
Yoko Ono Yoko Ono   See fewer
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Jim Morrison / Lord Byron Jim Morrison / Lord Byron   See fewer
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7.7 / 10 | 6 votes