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Norman... Is That You? (1976)

 -  Comedy  -  13 May 1977 (Finland)
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A black man is distraught when he discovers his son is gay and is determined to set him right.

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A black man is distraught when he discovers his son is gay and is determined to set him right.

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There's a Sexual Revolution Going On... And All the Leaders Are in My Family!

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13 May 1977 (Finland)  »

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Min son är sån...  »

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'Norman... Is That You?' opened at the Lyceum Theater on February 19, 1970. See more »

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The shaving cream on Ben's face while he's on the phone to Mexico progressively disappears during the course of the call. See more »

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Referenced in Death at a Funeral (2010) See more »

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One Out Of Every Six
Music by William Goldstein (uncredited)
Lyrics by Ron Miller
Performed by Thelma Houston
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it's very funny
9 May 1999 | by (white sul spgs wv) – See all my reviews

Norman Is That You has a very good and funny cast. I'm a big fan of redd foxx very big fan and i just loved the movie. it is laugh out loud funny. i have the movie its the best! posted by jeremy i'm 13 years old too!


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