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The Orkly Kid (1985)

 -  Short | Comedy  -  October 1985 (USA)
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Larry organizes a talent show in an attempt to get on TV but the small town of Orkly, Idaho, isn't ready for his Olivia Newton-John impersonation.

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Thersa Belle
Susan Conners
Dorothy Constantine
Dean Harvey
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Larry organizes a talent show in an attempt to get on TV but the small town of Orkly, Idaho, isn't ready for his Olivia Newton-John impersonation.

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A MUST SEE for Crispin Glover fans!!
11 February 1999 | by (Zuma Beach California) – See all my reviews

Outstanding! This is Crispin Glover's favorite film of his. Never released because they can't get the rights to Olivia Newton John's song, which is absolutely essential to the film. Sean Penn was also up for the starring role, with the wise choice going to the amazing Crispin Glover.


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