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Americathon(1979)

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Brief Synopsis

Set in the future year of 1998, the United States is in crisis. The country has run out of oil, and people are living in their useless cars, using jogging and bicycling are their main forms of transportation. The federal government is near backruptcy and about to be foreclosed on by a cartel of Native Americans. The President and a consultant decide that their only hope is to hold a telethon to raise the money to save the country.

Cast & Crew

Neal Israel Director
Peter Riegert Eric Mcmerkin
Harvey Korman Monty Rushmore
Fred Willard Vanderhoof
Zane Buzby Mouling Jackson
Nancy Morgan Lucy Beth
John Ritter Chet Roosevelt
Elvis Costello Earl Manchester
Chief Dan George Sam Birdwater
Tommy Lasorda Ring Announcer
Jay Leno Larry Miller
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MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1979 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Lorimar Film Entertainment .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Special Effects Unlimited Inc .....Production Company, .....Production Company, United Artists Films .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, .....Public Relations
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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