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Dr. Otto and the Riddle of the Gloom Beam (1986)

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Dr. Otto grows a hand out of the top of his head and tries to destroy the world.

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When his hometown in threatened, the son of legend Ernest P. Worrell must save the day.

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Dr. Otto grows a hand out of the top of his head and tries to destroy the world.

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This is the only film featuring Ernest P. Worrell (Jim Varney) in which he is not the title character. See more »

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Lance: [reading from Otto's riddle] "It was he who had an eye,but could not see.It was he who served Bouillabaisse,when he was a she".
Doris: Bouillabaisse,it originated on the coast of France.
Lance: I know that.As you know,I'm a gourmet cook.
Doris: Yeah,it shows.
Lance: There is not an ounce of fat on my body! I'm on the metric system!
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[Opening message] Dedicated to our mentor Elmo Williams See more »

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Followed by Slam Dunk Ernest (1995) See more »

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ATTACK AND COFFIN THEMES
Written by Aaron Keister
Arranged by Shane Keister
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Truly One of the Worst Movies EVER Played in a Theater!
3 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie when it was first released in 1986. At the time I was young and enjoyed all the normal comedy available, i.e.; Monty Python, Jim Belushi & SNL, Steve Martin, Cheech & Chong, so I believe that my judgment represents most "sane" individuals.

The absolute best part of this movie was the trailer played at the beginning of the movie for the new "My Little Pony" movie that was coming out.

This movie was so atrocious that it was actually yanked from most theaters before the initial week run was completed.

I'm surprised that anyone would waste there corporate money to duplicate this steaming pile of human waste.

Don't waste your time or money to rent or watch this "movie".


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