Hot Picks

- First Impressions Can Kill 2017

- Talk of the Dead 2016

- Yamasong: March of the Hollows 2017

- Astro 2018

- Mummy Reborn 2019

- Vengeance 2019

- Scared Stiff 1987

- The Blood Hunter 2019

- HeartBreak 2017

- Francis Makes a Friend 2019

- Turnover 2019

- Division 19 2017

- Rottentail 2018

- Vengeance: A Love Story 2017

- Soul to Keep 2019

- The Year I Did Nothing 2019

- Meme 2018

- Black Site 2018

- Terror 5 2016

- Mélo 1986

- Eyes of the Roshi 2017

- Long Lost 2018

- Pusher 2018

- Georgy 2017

- Flashout 2019

- Purgatory Road 2017

- Whirlpool 1970

- Blood Craft 2019

- Strawberry Flavored Plastic 2019

- The Tattooist 2018

- Tales of Frankenstein 2018

- Night 2019

- The Greasy Strangler 2016

- Motel Mist 2016

- Pet Graveyard 2019

- Love Me Not 2019

- Tangent Room 2017

- Alien Party Crashers 2017

- Book of Monsters 2018

- The Impeccable 2019

- Sister Street Fighter 1974

- Carga 2018

- Red Room 2017

- Daughter 2016

- Friends, Foes & Fireworks 2017

- Afraid of Nothing 2019

- Kolobos 1999

- Big Blue: A Fishy Tale 1998

- The Harvesting 2018

- Not in Love 2019

- Trouble is My Business 2018

- Divisus 2019

- A Killer Conversation 2014

- The Night Monica Came Back 2017

- Star Crash 1979

- Strangler of the Swamp 1946

Das Geheimnis der Zauberpilze

The Secret of the Magic Mushrooms

Germany 2009
produced by
Master W, Crippler Criss for P.S.Y.C.H.O. Productions
directed by Master W, Crippler Criss
starring Master W, Crippler Criss
written by Master W, music by Carsten Grote, Holger Jahnke, special effects by Master W, visual effects by Philipp Kreis, editing by Crippler Criss

review by
Mike Haberfelner

Quick Links

Abbott & Costello

Alice in Wonderland

Arsène Lupin

Batman

Bigfoot

Black Emanuelle

Bomba the Jungle Boy

Bowery Boys

Bulldog Drummond

Captain America

Charlie Chan

Cinderella

Dick Tracy

Dr. Mabuse

Dr. Orloff

Doctor Who

Dracula

Elizabeth Bathory

Emmanuelle

Fantomas

Flash Gordon

Frankenstein

Frankie & Annette Beach Party movies

Freddy Krueger

Fu Manchu

Fuzzy

Gamera

Godzilla

Hercules

El Hombre Lobo

Incredible Hulk

Jack the Ripper

James Bond

Jekyll and Hyde

Jerry Cotton

Jungle Jim

Justine

Kekko Kamen

King Kong

Laurel and Hardy

Lemmy Caution

Lobo

Lone Wolf and Cub

Lupin III

Maciste

Marx Brothers

Miss Marple

Mr. Moto

Mister Wong

Mothra

Nick Carter

OSS 117

Phantom of the Opera

Quatermass

Robin Hood

Santa Claus

El Santo

Schoolgirl Report

The Shadow

Sherlock Holmes

Spider-Man

Star Trek

Sukeban Deka

Superman

Tarzan

Three Mesquiteers

Three Musketeers

Winnetou

Wizard of Oz

Wolf Man

Wonder Woman

Yojimbo

Zatoichi

Zorro


Two air-headed friends, the tall one (Crippler Criss) and the short one (Master W) go onto a camping trip into a forest - mainly to get wasted somewhere other than at home. however, once at their camping site, they get into a stupid rowe about nothing, and rather by accident, the tall one kills the short one. His first reaction is to immediately bury his friend and to destroy all the evidence to not get into trouble - but then he meets a dwarf (Master W again) who tells him about some magic mushrooms that just might bring his friend back to life.

So the tall one sets out to go on a mission to find the mushrooms, and first stop is a hippie (Master W again) whom he has to torture the source of the mushrooms out of, then on the way to the mushroom dealer, a hermit living in the far end of the forest, the tall one hooks up with a psychotic and delusional soldier who believes himself part of a battalion at war - though he only imagines both his comrades and the enemy. Before long, the tall one and the soldier get into such a fight that the soldier decides to execute the tall one - wehn eh himself is shot by the non-existant enemy.

Finally, the tall one makes it to the hermit's (wouldn't you know it, Master W again) place, but the hermit turns out to be a cannibal more interested in fresh meat than anything else - and he wants the tall one's right arm in exchange for the location of the mushrooms. The tall one agrees but tricks the hermit into losing his own arm instead.

On the way to the mushrooms, the tall one meets the spirit of his dead friend, who brutally attacks and seriously injures him, and the head mushroom - which rapes him ... but ultimately, he makes it back to his friend's makeshift grave with the mushrooms. Fed the mushrooms though, the short one doesn't come back the way he used to be but as a carnivorous zombie, and his first victim is ...

 

Available on DVD !

To buy, click on link(s) below and help keep this site afloat

Always make sure of DVD-compatibility !!!

Quite obviously made on a shoestring by a skeleton crew (including a cast of two, who also act as directors, producers and whatnot), this film nevertheless has quite a polished look to it, inasmuch as it looks and feels like a real film - much more so than most other no budget amateur productions in fact. And while Secret of the Magic Mushrooms might be no Citizen Kane (and never tries to be), it's pretty much the perfect party movie, as it's full of very crazy scenes, blood and guts, dwarves and rapist mushrooms. And while the movie wastes a bit too much time (about 20 minutes) with its setup that tells the audience little other than the fact the protagonists are airheads who love to get wasted, once the main narrative - the tall one's oddissey - sets in, the film gets more hilarious by the minute, and Werner Timm aka Master W seems to get better and funnier with each role he's playing while Christian Markhoff aka Crippler Criss's really grows on you.

True, it helps to watch this film with a couple of beers, but it looks as if it was made with exactly that in mind.

 

To find out more about this film, including buying options, please go to www.dasgeheimnisderzauberpilze.de.

 

review © by Mike Haberfelner

 

Feeling lucky ?
Want to
search
any of my partnershops yourself
for more, better results ?

The links below
will take you
just there !!!

Find The Secret of the Magic Mushrooms
at the amazons ...

USA  amazon.com

Great Britain (a.k.a. the United Kingdom)  amazon.co.uk

Germany (East AND West)  amazon.de

Looking for imports ?
Find The Secret of the Magic Mushrooms here ...

Thailand  eThaiCD.com
Your shop for all things Thai

Something naughty ?
(Must be over 18 to go there !)

x-rated  find The Secret of the Magic Mushrooms at adultvideouniverse.com


Thanks for watching !!!

 

 

On the same day
a Burglar wants to kill you
and your Ex wants
to make up ...
... and for the life of it,
you can't decide
WHICH IS WORSE!!!

 

A Killer Conversation

produced by and starring
Melanie Denholme
directed by
David V.G. Davies
written by
Michael Haberfelner
starring
Ryan Hunter and
Rudy Barrow

out now on DVD

 

 

Stell Dir vor, Deine Lieblingsseifenoper birgt eine tiefere Wahrheit ...
... und stell Dir vor, der Penner von der U-Bahnstation hat doch recht ...
... und dann triffst Du auch noch die Frau Deiner (feuchten) Träume ...

 

Und an diesem Tag geht natürlich wieder einmal die Welt unter!!!

 

Bauliche Angelegenheiten
ein Roman von
Michael Haberfelner

 

Jetzt kaufen bei
Lulu.com