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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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Trivia

This sequel cost eight times as much as the original American Graffiti (1973), but was brought in within it's $6 million budget and forty five day schedule. See more »

Goofs

Toad is portrayed as a helicopter pilot, wearing the appropriate rank of a warrant officer, yet he is treated as a low-ranking enlisted man who takes orders from the First Sergeant and is placed on details for enlisted men. Normally, this would not be the case, as a warrant officer outranks a First Sergeant, and therefore would not carry out such tasks. Additionally, Toad's poor vision would have most-likely precluded him from being a helicopter pilot in the first place. See more »

Quotes

Terry 'The Toad' Fields: Sir, I don't want to disappoint you, sir, but you've got yourself in with couple of cowards here. We like things safe and easy, understand?
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Connections

References Mister Rogers' Neighborhood (1968) See more »

Soundtracks

Pipeline
Written by Bob Spickard and Brian Carman
Performed by The Chantays
Courtesy of MCA 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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