First Family



The president (Bob Newhart) and his boozing wife (Madeline Kahn) go to Africa to bargain for their abducted daughter's (Gilda Radner) return.

  1. Buck Henry

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Gilda Radner

    Gilda Radner

    Gloria Link

  2. Bob Newhart

    Bob Newhart

    President Manfred Link

  3. Madeline Kahn

    Madeline Kahn

    Constance Link

  4. Richard Benjamin

    Richard Benjamin

    Press Secretary Bunthorne

  5. Bob Dishy

    Bob Dishy

    Vice-President Shockley

Full Cast & Crew

First Family
First Family


Status Released

Release Information

  • December 25, 1980


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 37m

Budget -

Revenue -



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