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Pass the Ammo (1988)

 -  Comedy  -  4 March 1988 (USA)
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A corrupt television preacher and his congregation are held hostage by a woman, her lover, and her two cousins in an attempt to avenge the theft of her inheritance. A quirky look at the ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Jesse Wilkes
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Claire
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Rev. Ray Porter
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Darla
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Big Joe Becker
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Arnold Limpet
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Stonewall
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Kenny Hamilton
Logan Ramsey ...
Jim Bob Collins
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Sheriff Rascal Lebeaux
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Governor
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G.W. Wraith
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Billy
Paul Cody ...
Dean
Debra Sue Maffett ...
Miss Dallas
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A corrupt television preacher and his congregation are held hostage by a woman, her lover, and her two cousins in an attempt to avenge the theft of her inheritance. A quirky look at the dishonesty of the televangelist industry. Written by Cate Harrington <charring@basics.org>

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For years, the Reverend Ray and his wife Darla took from the poor and gave to themselves. Now they're about to get their just rewards. See more »

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4 March 1988 (USA)  »

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$169,785 (USA)
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Trivia

Film debut of Robert Peters. See more »

Goofs

It is never revealed the fifth robber's fate after the shootout with a police officer. See more »

Quotes

Jesse Wilkes: Put the camera on me. You people sent U$72 million dollars to this guys last year.
Rev. Ray Porter: Amen!
Jesse Wilkes: Why do you send your money to rich people?
Rev. Ray Porter: The spirit of God moved in!
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Featured in Hollywood vs. Religion (1994) See more »

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Stand Up for Jesus
Performed by Annie Potts
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Great Movie
9 June 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I love this movie. I really loved the character who played "Bubba". Can you tell me anything about him? I think his name would have been listed in the credits but I could never find it. A must rent for the gang to enjoy most on any movie night. I am a big fan of fan Bill Paxton and I love him in this movie. I am surprised that he has not gotten more roles like this. This movie was a all-star cast of unknowns at the time, but as history has bore out, they are all stars in their own right. I have never been to Arizona to where this movie was filmed, but I am planning a vacation there to see where they filmed this movie soon. Anthony Geary was amazing also. Just love this flick so very much.


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