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Coming Attractions (1978)

R
84 min | Comedy

Broad satire and buffoonery presented as a series of movie trailers. Among the titles and subjects are: "The Howard Huge Story", "Skate-boarders from Hell", "The Invasion of the Penis Snatchers", Woody Allen (pre-Mia), movie trailer ...See moreBroad satire and buffoonery presented as a series of movie trailers. Among the titles and subjects are: "The Howard Huge Story", "Skate-boarders from Hell", "The Invasion of the Penis Snatchers", Woody Allen (pre-Mia), movie trailer come-ons, Charlie Chaplin, war movies, Billy Jack. The source of the title is presented about an hour into the film. Written by Raymond Clay See less
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Director
Ira Miller (directed by)
Writers
Ian Praiser (screenplay by) | Varley Smith (screenplay by) | Ira Miller (screenplay by) | Royce D. Applegate (screenplay by)
Producer
Joel Chernoff (produced by)
Composer
Murphy Dunne (music by)
Cinematographer
Casting Director
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Updated Sep 1, 1978

Release date
Aug 1, 1980 (United States)

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Tom Baker
Billy Jerk Billy Jerk   See fewer
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Dorothy Van
Army Nurse Army Nurse   See fewer
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Beans Morocco
Shaggy Dog (as Dan Barrows) Shaggy Dog (as Dan Barrows)   See fewer
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J.J. Barry
Indian #1 Indian #1   See fewer
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Pat Benson
Martha Martha   See fewer
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Paul Camen
Lieutenant Lieutenant   See fewer
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Billy Curtis
Menchkin Menchkin   See fewer
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Danny Dayton
Bartender Bartender   See fewer
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Alan Dexter
Cowboy Cowboy   See fewer
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David Downing
'Dark Town' Singer 'Dark Town' Singer   See fewer
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Murphy Dunne
Tough, White G.I. Tough, White G.I.   See fewer
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Walker Edmiston
Pa (as Walker Edminston) Pa (as Walker Edminston)   See fewer
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Tom Erhart
Father O'Malley Father O'Malley   See fewer
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Jim Evering
Jacques Jacques   See fewer
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Kinky Friedman
Prisoner Prisoner   See fewer
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Sean Frye
Poster Boy (as Sean A. Frye) Poster Boy (as Sean A. Frye)   See fewer
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Paul Gale
Howard Huge Howard Huge   See fewer
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Rod Gist
Guard #1 Guard #1   See fewer
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Buddy Hackett
Buddy Hackett Buddy Hackett   See fewer
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Sid Haig
Lone Stranger Lone Stranger   See fewer
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Larry Hankin
2nd Veteran 2nd Veteran   See fewer
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Ralph Harris
Man in Bed Man in Bed   See fewer
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Sandy Helberg
Biker Eulogist Biker Eulogist   See fewer
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Howard Hesseman
Ernie Piles Ernie Piles   See fewer
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David Hunt
Whizney Guard Whizney Guard   See fewer
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Phyllis Katz
Indian Lady Indian Lady   See fewer
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Karen Lamm
Andrea Andrea   See fewer
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Ed Lauter
Sheriff Bob Sheriff Bob   See fewer
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Hap Lawrence
Scare Crow Scare Crow   See fewer
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Singer in Cell Singer in Cell   See fewer
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Billy-Joe Billy-Joe   See fewer
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Duddy Allen Duddy Allen   See fewer
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Roberta Maguire
Mama Coppola Mama Coppola   See fewer
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Rikki Marin
Commie Lady Commie Lady   See fewer
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Jimmy Martinez
Drunken Indian Drunken Indian   See fewer
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Dan McBride
Private Private   See fewer
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Rod McCary
Clark Clark   See fewer
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Ira Miller
Blind Stranger / Narrator Blind Stranger / Narrator   See fewer
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Louisa Moritz
Margie Margie   See fewer
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Jaye P. Morgan
Stop-It Nurse Stop-It Nurse   See fewer
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Nancy Lee Noble
Woman in Bed (as Nancy Noble) Woman in Bed (as Nancy Noble)   See fewer
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Van Dyke Parks
Indian #2 Indian #2   See fewer
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Ian Praiser
Fat Man Fat Man   See fewer
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Misty Rowe
Louise Louise   See fewer
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Avery Schreiber
Theatre Manager Theatre Manager   See fewer
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Doug Steckler
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Robin Sherwood
Biker Chic #2 Biker Chic #2   See fewer
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Lynne Marie Stewart
Budget Attendant (as Lynne Stewart) Budget Attendant (as Lynne Stewart)   See fewer
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Howard Storm
Prisoner #1 Prisoner #1   See fewer
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Prisoner #2 Prisoner #2   See fewer
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Prisoner #3 (as Kurt Bernard Taylor) Prisoner #3 (as Kurt Bernard Taylor)   See fewer
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Betty Thomas
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Susan Tyrrell
Boobies (as Susan Tyrell) Boobies (as Susan Tyrell)   See fewer
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Robert Wexler
The Little Bum The Little Bum   See fewer
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4.9 / 10 | 442 votes