The Rocky Horror Picture Show (movie)

'Shock Treatment,' the 'Rocky Horror' Sequel You Didn't Know Existed

Did you know that "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" had a sequel called "Shock Treatment?" Tim Curry, Barry Bostwick and Susan Sarandon would all bow out of this sequel (Brad and Janet would be recast), but original "Horror Show" director Jim Sharman and screenplay writer Richard O'Brien would both return to work on this odd sequel. This L.A. Times review by then-staff writer Kevin Thomas originally appeared on July 19, 1978. 

When Brad and Janet, that sappy couple from Denton, U.S.A., “The Home of Happiness,” take shelter in that gothic castle in “the Rocky Horror Picture Show,” they entered film history. For on the midnight circuit...

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