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Beer (1985)

 -  Comedy  -  30 August 1985 (USA)
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An advertising firm, desperate to keep an account from a financially-ailing brewery, concocts a macho ad campaign centering on three losers who inadvertently prevent a robbery at a bar.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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B.D. Tucker
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Buzz Beckerman
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A.J. Norbecker
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Elliott Morrison
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Merle Draggett
Saul Stein ...
Frankie Falcone
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Harley Feemer
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Stanley Dickler
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Talk Show Host
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Mary Morrison (as Ren Woods)
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Thief (as Alar Aedma)
William Mooney ...
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Robert Wolberg ...
Smythe
Gerald Vichi ...
Bartender Freddie
Maurice Shrog ...
Bartender Eddie
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An advertising firm, desperate to keep an account from a financially-ailing brewery, concocts a macho ad campaign centering on three losers who inadvertently prevent a robbery at a bar. Written by Andrew Lenahan <alenahan@doubt.com>

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30 August 1985 (USA)  »

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The Selling of America  »

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Sandra Bernhard was fired and replaced by Loretta Swit. See more »

Quotes

Elliott Morrison: It's just an idea, B.D., I'm not married to it or anything.
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Referenced in Clerks. (1994) See more »

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When You Say Budweiser, You've Said It All
Composed by Steve Karmen
Published by Elsmere Music, Inc.
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The end product will be tastier
11 February 1999 | by See all my reviews

I did watch this load of watered down brew right through to the end.When you are stuck out on the Atlantic ocean on a ship far from civilisation anything is watchable for the sake of something to do other than work,eat and sleep.If you occasionally have your mind in neutral the whole experience is similar to the end product of the beer you could be drinking right now. Give it a miss and go to the pub instead and have a pint of the real stuff.


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