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Young Einstein (1988)

PG | | Comedy, History | 4 August 1989 (USA)
Albert Einstein is the son of a Tasmanian apple farmer, who discovers the secret of splitting the beer atom to put the bubbles back into beer. When Albert travels to Sydney to patent his ... See full summary »

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Yahoo Serious ...
Odile Le Clezio ...
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Preston Preston
Peewee Wilson ...
Mr. Einstein
Su Cruickshank ...
Lulu Pinkus ...
The Blonde
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The Brunette
Michael Lake ...
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Jonathan Coleman ...
Wolfgang Bavarian
Johnny McCall ...
Rudy Bavarian / Tasmanian Devil
Michael Blaxland ...
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Ray Fogo ...
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Terry Pead ...
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Alice Pead ...
Inventor Couple
Frank McDonald ...
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Albert Einstein is the son of a Tasmanian apple farmer, who discovers the secret of splitting the beer atom to put the bubbles back into beer. When Albert travels to Sydney to patent his invention he meets beautiful French scientist Marie Curie, as well as several unscrupulous types who try to take advantage of the naive genius and his invention. Written by Alexander Lum <aj_lum@postoffice.utas.edu.au>

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$11,536,599 (USA)
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Preston Preston was not based on an actual person. See more »

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Albert's "guitar" only has four strings. That's because it's made from a violin. He is inventing the guitar by modifying a violin. See more »

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Albert: I'm a Tasmanian
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dangerous lunatics -- the crew See more »

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Featured in Siskel & Ebert: The Worst Films of 1989 (1990) See more »

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DUMB THINGS
Composed by Paul Kelly
Performed by Paul Kelly & The Messengers
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It's a Great Invention
24 June 2002 | by (Hilliard, Ohio) – See all my reviews

I have to say that this movie is as comedic as they come. I mean every time I watch this movie I always have a smile on my face. And every scene is just funny as hell. I love this movie. But there are some people that will disagree with me. But I still recommend this movie. This movie was conceived by Yahoo Serious (who plays Albert Einstein and also directed and wrote the movie). This is his best invention of all. He could come up with a million good ideas, but he could never surpass this hilarious movie. So, see this movie (if you can find it).


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