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Evil baddie Dr. Otto Von-Schnick-ick-ick tries to take over the planet by first destroying all of our financial systems, collapsing the world's economy and sending populations across the globe into mass panic! Only one goody-goody can stop him.. or can he? The oblivious Lance Sterling is on the case! With the aid of his underappreciated assistant Doris, will Lance manage to save the day and defeat Doctor Otto before the mad scientist's megalomaniacal plan is fulfilled? Or will the villain succeed in distracting them to their doom with his many convincing costumes, courtesy of his own convenient Changing Coffin? Tune in to find out!

  1. John R. Cherry III

    Director, Writer

  2. Coke Sams

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jim Varney

    Jim Varney

    Dr. Otto VonSchnick / Rudd Hardtact / Laughin' Jack / Guy Dandy / Auntie Nelda / Ernest P. Worrell

  2. Glenn Petach

    Otto's Head-Hand

  3. Myke R. Mueller

    Lance Sterling

  4. Jackie Welch

    Jackie Welch

    Doris Talbot

  5. Daniel Butler

    Slave Willie

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Dr. Otto and the Riddle of the Gloom Beam
Dr. Otto and the Riddle of the Gloom Beam

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Status Released

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  • April 9, 1986
    PG
    Theatrical (limited)

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    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 31m

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