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UHF (1989)
PG-13
97 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

An unemployed visionary becomes the manager of a local television station. The station becomes a success, with all sorts of hilarious sight gags and wacky humor.
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John W. Hyde (produced by) (as John Hyde) | Gene Kirkwood (produced by)
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Jul 21, 1989 (United States)

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Kevin McCarthy
R.J. Fletcher R.J. Fletcher   See fewer
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Michael Richards
Stanley Spadowski Stanley Spadowski   See fewer
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Stanley Brock
Uncle Harvey Uncle Harvey   See fewer
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Trinidad Silva
Raul Hernandez Raul Hernandez   See fewer
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Billy Barty
Noodles Noodles   See fewer
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John Paragon
Richard Fletcher Richard Fletcher   See fewer
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Fran Drescher
Pamela Finklestein Pamela Finklestein   See fewer
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Sue Ane Langdon
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David Proval
Head Thug Head Thug   See fewer
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Grant James
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Emo Philips
Joe Earley Joe Earley   See fewer
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Jay Levey
Gandhi Gandhi   See fewer
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Brian Routh
The Kipper Kids (as Harry Kipper) The Kipper Kids (as Harry Kipper)   See fewer
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Martin von Haselberg
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Lou B. Washington
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Nik Hagler
FCC Man FCC Man   See fewer
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Robert K. Weiss
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Sherry Engstrom
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Sara Allen
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Bob Hungerford
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John Cadenhead
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Ivan Green
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7 / 10 | 27,201 votes