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More American Graffiti (1979)

 -  Comedy | Drama | War  -  3 August 1979 (USA)
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College graduates deal with Vietnam and other issues of the late '60s.

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Anna Bjorn ...
Eva
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John Brent ...
Ralph
Country Joe McDonald ...
Country Joe and the Fish
Barry Melton ...
Country Joe and the Fish (as Barry 'the Fish' Melton)
Robert Hogins ...
Country Joe and the Fish
Robert Flurie ...
Country Joe and the Fish
Peter Albin ...
Country Joe and the Fish
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College graduates deal with Vietnam and other issues of the late '60s.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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More laughs. More music. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | War

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

3 August 1979 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Purple Haze  »

Box Office

Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$8,100,000 (USA)
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1.37 : 1
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Although the Bolander children are listed in the credits with fictional names. Steve (Ron Howard) calls them by their actual names of Mark and Michael in the film. See more »

Goofs

The soldier outside the HQ bunker who spots Toad carries and then aims an AK-47 style rifle, supplied to communist forces by the Soviet Union and China. Using enemy weapons would normally be against regulations, although it was not unheard of for US soldiers in Viet Nam to obtain and use weapons like the AK-47. However, this would be very unlikely in relative rear areas like a fire base, especially under a commanding officer like Major Creech. See more »

Quotes

Rob: I got something in here that's gonna make you bigger than the topless grandmother of six. Think of that.
[opens suitcase]
Debbie Dunham: Jesus Christ that's a snake!
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Referenced in Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis (1992) See more »

Soundtracks

Cream Puff War
Written by Jerry Garcia
Performed by The Grateful Dead
Courtesy of Warner Bros. Records, Inc.
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not the bomb you'd think
30 October 2004 | by See all my reviews

..this sequel is actually pretty good, the different film style for each segment works (especially the hand held camera style for the viet nam segment)...I'd rather watch this than most of the crap lucas puts out these days ...milner's character was fleshed out a bit more here from the first film, and to good effect ...my only complaint is that each segment feels like it should be a year later than the date indicated on screen (eg....no one in 1966 San Francisco would have ANY idea who Jimi Hendrix was, and those student protests on campus were more common AFTER 1967)


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