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Meet Wally Sparks (1997)

R
105 min | Comedy

Wally Sparks is a tabloid television show reporter, who's trying to boost ratings on his show. He goes to the Governor's mansion to uncover a sex scandal.
Writers
Harry Basil (story) (screenplay) | Rodney Dangerfield (screenplay)
Cinematographer
Richard H. Kline (as Richard Kline)
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Opening Wknd
$ 2,131,001
Gross (USA)
$ 4,073,582
Gross (World)
$ 4,073,582
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Release date
Jan 31, 1997 (United States)

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Rodney Dangerfield
Wally Sparks Wally Sparks   See fewer
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Debi Mazar
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David Ogden Stiers
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Burt Reynolds
Lenny Spencer Lenny Spencer   See fewer
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Rita McKenzie
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Lisa Thornhill
Priscilla Preston Priscilla Preston   See fewer
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Mark L. Taylor
Harvey Bishop Harvey Bishop   See fewer
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Cindy Williams
Emily Preston Emily Preston   See fewer
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Gilbert Gottfried
Mr. Harry Karp Mr. Harry Karp   See fewer
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Tony Danza
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Karen Duffy
Reporter #3 Reporter #3   See fewer
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Eamonn Roche
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Robby Preston Robby Preston   See fewer
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Julia Sweeney
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Ryan Tomlinson
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Michael Bolton Michael Bolton   See fewer
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Richard Bey Richard Bey   See fewer
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George Hamilton George Hamilton   See fewer
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5.2 / 10 | 2,861 votes