This Is Spinal Tap (1984)

This Is Spinal Tap
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 1hr 22mins.
Genres Comedy
Keywords 1980s, band, dysfunctional, mockumentary, performance, performer, rock 'n' roll, United States
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Rob Reiner Actor Marty DiBergi 1 1000001
Michael McKean Actor David St Hubbins 1 1000002
Christopher Guest Actor Nigel Tufnel 1 1000003
Harry Shearer Actor Derek Smalls 1 1000004
R Parnell Actor Mick Shrimpton 1 1000005
David Kaff Actor Viv Savage 1 1000006
Tony Hendra Actor Ian Faith 1 1000007
Bruno Kirby Actor Tommy Pischedda 1 1000008
June Chadwick Actor Jeanine Pettibone 1 1000009
Fran Drescher Actor Bobbi Flekman 1 1000010
Joyce Hyser Actor Belinda 1 1000011
Vicki Blue Actor Cindy 1 1000012
Paul Benedict Actor Tucker "Smitty" Brown 1 1000013
Patrick Macnee Actor Sir Denis Eton-Hogg 1 1000014
Billy Crystal Actor Morty the Mime 1 1000015
Fred Willard Actor Lieutenant Hookstratten 1 1000016
Ed Begley Actor John "Stumpy" Pepys 1 1000017
Zane Buzby Actor Rolling Stone Reporter 1 1000018
Howard Hesseman Actor Terry Ladd 1 1000019
Paul Shaffer Actor Artie Fufkin 1 1000020
Anjelica Huston Actor Polly Deutsch 1 1000021
Kimberly Stringer Actor Heavy Metal Fan 1 1000022
Chazz Dominguez Actor Heavy Metal Fan 1 1000023
Shari Hall Actor Heavy Metal Fan 1 1000024
Jean Cromie Actor Etheral Fan 1 1000025
Patrick Maher Actor New York Emcee 1 1000026
Danny Kortchmar Actor Ronnie Pudding 1 1000027
Memo Vera Actor Bartender 1 1000028
Julie Payne Actor Mime Waitress 1 1000029
Dana Carvey Actor Mime Waiter 1 1000030
Sandy Helberg Actor Angelo DiMentibello 1 1000031
Robin Mencken Actor Angelo's Associate 1 1000032
Jennifer Child Actor Limo Groupie 1 1000033
J Barry Actor Rack Jobber 1 1000034
George McDaniel Actor Southern Rock Promoter 1 1000035
Anne Churchill Actor Reba 1 1000036
Paul Shortino Actor Duke Fame 1 1000037
Cherie Darr Actor Fame Groupie 1 1000038
Lara Cody Actor Fame Groupie 1 1000039
Andrew Lederer Actor Student Promoter 1 1000040
Russ Kunkel Actor Eric "Stumpy Joe" Childs 1 1000041
Diana Duncan Actor Jamboree Bop Dancer 1 1000042
Gina Pitrello Actor Jamboree Bop Dancer 1 1000043
Gloria Gifford Actor Airport Security Officer 1 1000044
Archie Hahn Actor Room Service Guy 1 1000045
Charles Levin Actor Disc 'n' Dat Manager 1 1000046
Wonderful Smith Actor Janitor 1 1000047
Chris Romano Actor Little Druid 1 1000048
Daniel Rodgers Actor Little Druid 1 1000049
Fred Asparagus Actor Joe "Mama" Besser 1 1000050
Rodney Kemerer Actor Los Angeles Party Guest 1 1000051
Robert Bauer Actor Moke 1 1000052
Rob Reiner Director n/a 2 2000001
Karen Murphy Producer n/a 3 3000001
Lindsay Doran Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Michael McKean Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Christopher Guest Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Harry Shearer Screenplay n/a 120778 4000003
Rob Reiner Screenplay n/a 120778 4000004
Cary Glieberman Unit Production Manager n/a 182 5000001
Donald Newman Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Irwin Marcus Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
Douglas Stoll Location Manager n/a 193 5000004
Anne Rapp Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000005
Marsha Murphy Post-Production Coordinator n/a 120842 5000006
Cathy Rosenstein Post-Production Coordinator n/a 120842 5000007
Margaret Fannin Production Coordinator n/a 162 5000008
Peter Smokler Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
H Brown Camera Operator n/a 239 6000002
Rod Blackie Photography n/a 120835 6000003
Steve Green Photography n/a 120835 6000004
James Quakenbush Photography n/a 120835 6000005
Rick Robertson Photography n/a 120835 6000006
Bob Carmichael Photography n/a 120835 6000007
Tom Geren Photography n/a 120835 6000008
Susan Rogers Photography stills(album cover) 120835 6000009
Kristin York Photography unit photography 120835 6000010
Richard Ocean Lighting concert lighting design 798 6000011
Hector Ramirez Photography n/a 120835 6000012
Kent Beyda Editor n/a 172 7000001
Kim Secrist Editor n/a 172 7000002
Robert Leighton Executive Editor editor supervisor 120931 7000003
Christine Cholvin Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000004
Christopher Guest Music n/a 120781 8000001
Michael McKean Music n/a 120781 8000002
Harry Shearer Music n/a 120781 8000003
Rob Reiner Music n/a 120781 8000004
John Sinclair Music musical styling 120781 8000005
Patrick McDonald Music music recording 120781 8000006
Kenneth Karman Music Editor n/a 214 8000007
Christopher Guest Performer n/a 120819 8000008
Michael McKean Performer n/a 120819 8000009
Harry Shearer Performer n/a 120819 8000010
R Parnell Performer n/a 120819 8000011
David Kaff Performer n/a 120819 8000012
John Sinclair Performer keyboardist 120819 8000013
Christopher Guest Song songs 120859 8000014
Michael McKean Song songs 120859 8000015
Harry Shearer Song songs 120859 8000016
Rob Reiner Song songs("Hell Hole" "Tonight I'm Going to Rock You Tonight") 120859 8000017
Mae Axton Song ("Heartbreak Hotel") 120859 8000018
Tommy Durden Song ("Heartbreak Hotel") 120859 8000019
Elvis Presley Song ("Heartbreak Hotel") 120859 8000020
Harlan Collins Song song arranger 120859 8000021
Harlan Collins Song song copyist("Cups and Cakes") 120859 8000022
Robert Bauer Song Performer band road manager 120788 8000023
Christopher Guest Song Performer ("Hell Hole" "Tonight I'm Going to Rock You Tonight") 120788 8000024
Michael McKean Song Performer ("Hell Hole" "Tonight I'm Going to Rock You Tonight") 120788 8000025
Harry Shearer Song Performer ("Hell Hole" "Tonight I'm Going to Rock You Tonight") 120788 8000026
Christopher Guest Theme Lyrics lyrics 120861 8000027
Michael McKean Theme Lyrics lyrics 120861 8000028
Harry Shearer Theme Lyrics lyrics 120861 8000029
Rob Reiner Theme Lyrics lyrics 120861 8000030
Bryan Jones Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Stan Harris Art Director art direction 183 9000002
James Maher Art Director art direction(("Pop Look and Listen" sequence)) 183 9000003
Eve Brandstein Casting n/a 179 10000001
Renee Johnston Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Michele Payne Hair hairstyles 120794 13000002
Michele Payne Makeup Supervisor n/a 517 13000003
Lesley Nicholson Wardrobe Assistant n/a 120809 13000004
Robert Eber Sound sound recording mixer 120816 14000001
John Reitz Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000002
David Campbell Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000003
Gregg Rudloff Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000004
John Brasher Sound Editor sound editor supervisor 229 14000005
Beth Bergeron Sound Editor n/a 229 14000006
Lars Nelson Sound Effects sound effects recording 120868 14000007
Roberta Doheny Sound Effects Editor n/a 327 14000008
Jeff Smith Key Grip n/a 263 15000001
Carol Kravetz Choreographer choreography 120803 17000001
Michael Walter Stunts n/a 240 19000001
Wayne Beauchamp Special Effects concert special effects(("Pop Look and Listen" sequence)) 168 23000001
Tommy Estridge Props n/a 120817 24000001
Jeff Stott Production Associate production controller 120822 25000001
Vicki Hillman Production production liaison 120824 25000002
Bill Hankins Production production liaison 120824 25000003
Gregory Boone Other album cover design 120795 26000001
Gregory Boone Other logo design 120795 26000002
Will Weston Other album cover design 120795 26000003
David Guerra Other roadie 120795 26000004
Ralph Moss Other roadie 120795 26000005
Jane Covner Unit Publicist n/a 231 29000001
Synopsis
A spoof about a filmmaker making a documentary about a once-famous, now almost forgotten British heavy metal band returning to the United States after 17 years for a concert tour.