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Oh, God! Book II (1980)

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God asks a young girl to help spread his word and influence with a slogan.

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God
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Don Richards
Louanne ...
Tracy Richards
John Louie ...
Shingo
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Charles Benson, School Principal
Anthony Holland ...
Dr. Jerome Newell
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NBC Newscaster
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Herself on NBC
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Harriet Manley
Bebe Drake ...
Dr. Young, School Psychologist (as Bebe Drake-Massey)
Mari Gorman ...
Mrs. Hudson, Tracy's Teacher
Vernon Weddle ...
Superintendant Jeffrey Hodges
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Rosa, Paula's Housekeeper
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Storyline

Second 'Oh God' movie has God appearing before 11-year-old Tracy Richards to ask for her help to spread his word and influence over the world which she suggests the slogan 'Think God.' Naturaly, Tracy's divorced parents Paula and Don think Tracy's just crazy and plot to halt her 'heaven-sent' mission to spread God's word. Written by Matthew Patay

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That's right, I made another movie. You know me, I can't stop creating.

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3 October 1980 (USA)  »

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Tracy and Friend  »

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Final feature film of Hans Conried. See more »

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When Tracey and her father are riding to the restaurant in his Jeep, they are not wearing seat belts. This is obvious when Tracey kisses her father on the cheek. In 1980, there were no mandatory seat belt laws. The first mandatory seat belt law was enacted in New York State in 1984. See more »

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God: [answering Tracy's question about why there is so much suffering in the world] I know this sounds like a cop-out, Tracy, but there's nothing I can do about pain and suffering. It's built into the system.
Tracy Richards: Which You invented.
God: Right. But my problem was I could never figure out how to build anything with just one side to it.
Tracy Richards: One side?
God: You ever see a front without a back?
Tracy Richards: No.
God: A top without a bottom?
Tracy Richards: No.
God: An up without a down?
Tracy Richards: No.
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Needless Sequel, Doesn't Measure Up.
21 August 2013 | by (North America) – See all my reviews

Disappointing sequel has George Burns returning as the big G, but not John Denver(much missed here). Instead, it has young actress Louanne playing a little girl who is supposed to spread the word about God, but meets much resistance from disbelieving adults.

Pity this film is so predictable and unconvincing, despite Burn's best efforts, the script is weak, providing few laughs, and little insight. This story was covered far more effectively in the original, and this plays less like "Book II/Part II" than it does a failed pilot to a proposed TV series.

There was a third film, which I haven't seen("Oh God! You Devil") Don't plan on seeing it either.First film was definitive, and near perfect; the studio should have left well enough alone...


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