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More American Graffiti (1979)

PG | | Comedy, Drama, War | 3 August 1979 (USA)
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College graduates deal with Vietnam and other issues of the late 1960s.

Director:

Bill Norton (as B.W.L. Norton)

Writers:

Bill Norton (as B.W.L. Norton), George Lucas (based on characters created by) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Candy Clark ... Debbie Dunham
Bo Hopkins ... Little Joe
Ron Howard ... Steve Bolander
Paul Le Mat ... John Milner
Mackenzie Phillips ... Carol / Rainbow
Charles Martin Smith ... Terry the Toad
Cindy Williams ... Laurie Bolander
Anna Bjorn ... Eva
Richard Bradford ... Major Creech
John Brent John Brent ... Ralph
Country Joe McDonald ... Country Joe and the Fish
Barry Melton Barry Melton ... Country Joe and the Fish (as Barry 'the Fish' Melton)
Robert Hogins Robert Hogins ... Country Joe and the Fish
Robert Flurie Robert Flurie ... Country Joe and the Fish
Peter Albin Peter Albin ... Country Joe and the Fish
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College graduates deal with Vietnam and other issues of the late 1960s.

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More laughs. More music. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | War

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Icelandic

Release Date:

3 August 1979 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Purple Haze See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$15,014,674
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Didn't make its debut on home video until 2000. See more »

Goofs

When the Hunt Brother's drag car is waiting at the start line for Milner (who is replacing his front wheels) you can see one of the crew members wearing a shirt with a second generation Camaro on it, which were not produced until 1970. The year at that time is 1964. See more »

Quotes

Major Creech: [referring to the Toad] Son of a bitch.
Congressman: Who, what did you say, mayor?
Major Creech: I said it's sort of a beach.
[shouting]
Major Creech: We levelled it!
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Crazy Credits

The Bolander twins in the end credits are listed as Kevin and Teddy, instead of their real names, Mark and Michael. See more »

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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Rock Around the Clock (2018) See more »

Soundtracks

Since I Fell for You
Written by Buddy Johnson
Performed by Lenny Welch
Courtesy of Columbia Records
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not the bomb you'd think
30 October 2004 | by monsieurzySee all my reviews

..this sequel is actually pretty good, the different film style for each segment works (especially the hand held camera style for the viet nam segment)...I'd rather watch this than most of the crap lucas puts out these days ...milner's character was fleshed out a bit more here from the first film, and to good effect ...my only complaint is that each segment feels like it should be a year later than the date indicated on screen (eg....no one in 1966 San Francisco would have ANY idea who Jimi Hendrix was, and those student protests on campus were more common AFTER 1967)


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