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Americathon (1979)

PG 08/10/1979 (US) Comedy 1h 26m

The ultimate spectacle is now a movie.

Overview

In a story told in narrative flashbacks, a young TV consultant is hired by the President of a bankrupt USA to organize a telethon in order to prevent the country from being repossessed by wealthy Native Americans.

  1. Neal Israel

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Michael Mislove

    Screenplay

  3. Monica Mcgowan Johnson

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. John Ritter

    John Ritter

    President Chet Roosevelt

  2. Harvey Korman

    Harvey Korman

    Monty Rushmore

  3. Fred Willard

    Fred Willard

    Vincent Vanderhoff

  4. Chief Dan George

    Sam Birdwater

  5. Richard Schaal

    Richard Schaal

    Jerry

  6. Peter Riegert

    Peter Riegert

    Eric McMurkin

  7. Nancy Morgan

    Nancy Morgan

    Lucy Beth

  8. Meat Loaf

    Meat Loaf

    Oklahoma Daredevil, Roy Budnitz

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Americathon

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

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Content Score

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