Americathon (1979)

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.

Directing:
  • Neal Israel

Writing:
  • Neal Israel
  • Michael Mislove
  • Monica Mcgowan Johnson

Stars:
Release Date: 1979-08-10
themoviedb icon 4.4/10
  • Country: DE, US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 86

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Allan Arbus
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Narrator
Janie Squire
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