The Watching Hour: Stunt Rock
Australia, 1978, 86 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: Netherlands
Genre/Subjects: Action/Adventure, Archival, Foreign, Music
35mm presentation - Australian stuntman Grant Page goes to Los Angeles to work on a television series. He uses his spare time to lend his expertise to rock band Sorcery, whose act features duels between the King of the Wizards and the Prince of Darkness, with his cousin playing the Prince. Page helps the duo develop pyrotechnic magic tricks for their shows, and also finds himself in a budding romance with a magazine writer as he recounts to her his own exploits as a stuntman and daredevil as well as various stunts by other greats.
DIRECTOR: Brian Trenchard-Smith
Principal Cast: Grant Page, Sorcery
US Distributor: Grindhouse Film Festival