Dr. Otto and the Riddle of the Gloom Beam (1985)
PG
97 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

Dr. Otto grows a hand out of the top of his head and tries to destroy the world.
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Writers
Daniel Butler (additional dialogue) | John R. Cherry III (as John Cherry) | Steve Leasure (additional dialogue) | Glenn Petach (additional dialogue) & 3 more
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Updated Jul 19, 1985

Release date
Jul 19, 1985 (United States)

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Cast

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106 cast members
Name Known for
Jim Varney
Dr. Otto / Rudd Hardtact / Laughin' Jack / Guy Dandy / Auntie Nelda / Ernest P. Worrell Dr. Otto / Rudd Hardtact / Laughin' Jack / Guy Dandy / Auntie Nelda / Ernest P. Worrell   See fewer
Glenn Petach
Otto's Head Hand Otto's Head Hand   See fewer
Daniel Butler
Slave Willie / Aide #1 - Kegler Slave Willie / Aide #1 - Kegler   See fewer
Tina Goetze
Rhonda Sue Rhonda Sue   See fewer
Jennifer Wood
Monique Monique   See fewer
David Landon
Bank Pres. Rutherford Bank Pres. Rutherford   See fewer
Mac Bennett
V.P. #1 V.P. #1   See fewer
Winslow Stillman
Lance's Dad Lance's Dad   See fewer
Mary Jane Harvill
Lance's Mom Lance's Mom   See fewer
Irv Kane
Herr Vonschnick Herr Vonschnick   See fewer
Leslie Potter
Mme. Vonschnick Mme. Vonschnick   See fewer
Bill Middleton
Man at Autoteller Man at Autoteller   See fewer
Nancy Alderson
Woman at Autoteller Woman at Autoteller   See fewer
Bonnie Keen
Checkout Girl Checkout Girl   See fewer
Shauree Crooks
Shopper Shopper   See fewer
Bill Byrge
Gas Station Attendant Gas Station Attendant   See fewer
Tom Nix
Gas Station Customer Gas Station Customer   See fewer
Royce Clark
Suburbanite Suburbanite   See fewer
Mac Pirkle
Drunk Drunk   See fewer
Terri Merryman
Newswoman Newswoman   See fewer
Joey Anderson
Miss Apple Miss Apple   See fewer
John B. Murrey
Science Fair Judge Science Fair Judge   See fewer
Jimmy Jacobs
The Dump The Dump   See fewer
Carl Graves
President of USA President of USA   See fewer
Robert Wynne
Aide #2 - Feldon Aide #2 - Feldon   See fewer
Jorn Hall
Man on Street with Newspaper Man on Street with Newspaper   See fewer
Christina Reguli
Nurse #1 (as Chris Reguli) Nurse #1 (as Chris Reguli)   See fewer
B.J. Rogers
Nurse #2 Nurse #2   See fewer
Beverlee Ogles
Girl at the Bait Stake Girl at the Bait Stake   See fewer
Henry Arnold
Bank Officer Bank Officer   See fewer
Charles Hughes
News Director News Director   See fewer
Michael Cisneros
Student (Weenie) / Rudd Hardtact's Boy Scout Student (Weenie) / Rudd Hardtact's Boy Scout   See fewer
Steve Leasure
Pirate Pirate   See fewer
Warren Meigs
Pirate Pirate   See fewer
Donald Fahey
Pirate Pirate   See fewer
Jim Tolley
Pirate Pirate   See fewer
George Frasier
Bartender Bartender   See fewer
Mindy Briggs
Barfly Barfly   See fewer
Katie Ingelson
Girl in Arcade Girl in Arcade   See fewer
Christian Bell
Boy in Arcade Boy in Arcade   See fewer
Rick Steward
P.O.W. P.O.W.   See fewer
Scott Jones
P.O.W. P.O.W.   See fewer
Raymond S. Childs
Bank V.P. Bank V.P.   See fewer
J.R. Cherry Jr.
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Charles Baker
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W.S. Cook Jr.
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D.M. Maillie
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Al Behel
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Charles Norton
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Tom Sparks
Bank V.P. Bank V.P.   See fewer
John R. Cherry III
Bank V.P. (as John R. Cherry Sr.) Bank V.P. (as John R. Cherry Sr.)   See fewer
Jim Neville
Rudd Hardtact's Boy Scout Rudd Hardtact's Boy Scout   See fewer
John Eubank
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Chris Durham
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Joseph Muse
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John Garth
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Ben Lawhon
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Carter Baker
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John Feger
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David Dixon
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Chad Chadwick
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William Key
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Josh Cherry
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Matt Mather
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Gabe Jacobs
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Art Holscher
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Brian Bradley
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Lee Teal
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Brock Flynn
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Robert Hendrickson
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Jeff Dillion
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Trey Harrell
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Chris Harwell
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Brad Mangrum
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Christopher Tapia
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Mike Oliver
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Steve Warren
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Eddie Childers
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Jory Gregory
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Tim Wright
High School Student High School Student   See fewer
Russell Johnston
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Cecilia Johnson
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Robbie Douglas
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Demitri Stokes
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Laura Petach
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Kim Collins
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Amy Ingleson
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Veronica Lawson
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Chris Chamberlain
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Whit Martin
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Kris Brodersen
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Mike Brown
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Tom Bailey
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Mike Buhl
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Karen Jordan
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Prudence Smith
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Chip Chilton
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Maddie Kahane
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Wesley Young
Dr. Otto Jr Dr. Otto Jr   See fewer
Megyn Shott
Young Woman (uncredited) Young Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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