Americathon

(1979)

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

    Chief Dan George

    Sam Birdwater

  5. Richard Schaal

    Jerry

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Americathon
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Status Released

Release Information

  • August 10, 1979
    PG, Theatrical

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 26m

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100

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