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Ernest Goes to Africa (1997)

PG
Video | 90 min | Comedy, Family

The title says it all. There's a mix up involving stolen diamonds which Ernest has (naturally) made into a yo-yo and given to his would be girlfriend, Rene. But Rene wants a man of action, and doesn't think that Ernest fits the bill. After...See moreThe title says it all. There's a mix up involving stolen diamonds which Ernest has (naturally) made into a yo-yo and given to his would be girlfriend, Rene. But Rene wants a man of action, and doesn't think that Ernest fits the bill. After the bad guys come looking for the stolen diamonds and kidnap Rene, all of her fantasies come true as Ernest has to go to Africa to rescue her. Written by Anonymous See less
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John R. Cherry III (as John Cherry)
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John R. Cherry III (as John Cherry)
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Neill Solomon (as Neill L. Solomon)
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Updated Jul 29, 1997

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Jul 29, 1997 (United States)

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Jim Varney
Ernest P. Worrel / Hey You, the Hindu / Auntie Nelda / African Woman dancer Ernest P. Worrel / Hey You, the Hindu / Auntie Nelda / African Woman dancer   See fewer
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Linda Kash
Rene Loomis Rene Loomis   See fewer
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Jamie Bartlett
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Clare Marshall
Betty, Rene's serving mate (as Claire Marshall) Betty, Rene's serving mate (as Claire Marshall)   See fewer
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Washington Xisolo
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Robert Whitehead
Prince Kazim Prince Kazim   See fewer
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Zane Meas
Jameen Jameen   See fewer
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Sello Sebotsane
Bazoo (Thompson's Thug) Bazoo (Thompson's Thug)   See fewer
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Dan Robbertse
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Frank Pereira
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Tony Caprari
Weasel Weasel   See fewer
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Ian Yule
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David Germond
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Anthony Fridjhon
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Nicola Chapman
Uptight Lady Uptight Lady   See fewer
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John R. Cherry III
Customer Customer   See fewer
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Michael Stumm
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Allan Fyfe
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John Whiteley
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Jeffrey Michael
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Fats Bookholane
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Robin Smith
Afrikaner Afrikaner   See fewer
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Philip Notununu
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4.8 / 10 | 1,833 votes