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The Big Bus (1976)

PG
88 min | Comedy, Action

The ultimate disaster film parody. A nuclear powered bus is going Non-stop from New York to Denver and is plagued by disasters due to the machinations of a mysterious group allied with the Oil lobby. When the driver is injured a washed up,...See moreThe ultimate disaster film parody. A nuclear powered bus is going Non-stop from New York to Denver and is plagued by disasters due to the machinations of a mysterious group allied with the Oil lobby. When the driver is injured a washed up, down on his luck, but used to be great type, who as it happens, used to be engaged to the inventor's daughter is brought in to drive the giant bus which includes a one lane swimming pool and a one lane bowling alley. Written by John Vogel See less
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Jun 23, 1976 (United States)
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Joseph Bologna
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Stockard Channing
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Rene Auberjonois
Father Kudos Father Kudos   See fewer
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Ned Beatty
Shorty Scotty Shorty Scotty   See fewer
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Bob Dishy
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José Ferrer
Ironman (as Jose Ferrer) Ironman (as Jose Ferrer)   See fewer
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Ruth Gordon
Old Lady Old Lady   See fewer
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Harold Gould
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Larry Hagman
Parking Lot Doctor Parking Lot Doctor   See fewer
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Sally Kellerman
Sybil Crane Sybil Crane   See fewer
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Richard Mulligan
Claude Crane Claude Crane   See fewer
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Lynn Redgrave
Camille Levy Camille Levy   See fewer
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Richard B. Shull
Emery Bush Emery Bush   See fewer
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Mary Charlotte Wilcox
Mary Jane Beth Sue (as Mary Wilcox) Mary Jane Beth Sue (as Mary Wilcox)   See fewer
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Walter Brooke
Mr. Ames Mr. Ames   See fewer
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Vic Tayback
Goldie Goldie   See fewer
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Murphy Dunne
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Raymond Guth
Farmer Farmer   See fewer
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Miriam Byrd-Nethery
Farmer's Wife Farmer's Wife   See fewer
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Dennis Kort
Farmer's Son Farmer's Son   See fewer
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James Jeter
Bus Bartender Bus Bartender   See fewer
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Vito Scotti
Barber Barber   See fewer
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Morgan Upton
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Beans Morocco
Second Cemetery Man (as Dan Barrows) Second Cemetery Man (as Dan Barrows)   See fewer
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Della Thomas
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Jess Nadelman
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Michael W. Schwartz
Bus Station Greeter Bus Station Greeter   See fewer
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Selma Archerd
Bus Passenger Bus Passenger   See fewer
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Chuck Bergansky
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Joe Brooks
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Alex Brown
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Bart Carpinelli
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Richard Crystal
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Jerry DeWilde
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David Essex
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Karalee Fenske
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Mickey Fox
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Harry Frazier
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Laurie Hagen
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An Tsan Hu
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Gregory C. Johnson
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Walter Lott
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Vincent Milana
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Judy Motulsky
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Erin Kathleen O'Reilly
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Nick Pellegrino
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Eugenie Ross-Leming
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Cynthia Szigeti
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Ann Weldon
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Bert Williams
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Andrew Winner
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Carol Worthington
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5.6 / 10 | 2,551 votes