Future Americans decide to time travel to 1776 to ask the founding fathers for the solutions to their problems. A glitch in the time machine changes their destination to 1976. Still believing themselves to be in 1776, the time travellers attempt to study this "ideal" civilization. 70's jokes, props and stars abound. Written by
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A close-up look at the most embarrassing decade in history.
Did You Know?
The Wikipedia website states: "[Director Carl] Reiner complimented Sofia Coppola
on her costuming work for the film, noting that she was only seventeen years-old during initial production. Coppola had to research for the 1970s as she had not lived through the period, and also developed costumes for two other periods - the future in the year 2171, and the future after the time-travelers returned home and changed the culture." See more
When Eddie Trojan and Chanel-6 are riding in Eddie's car the song 'Don't Fear The Reaper' by Blue Oyster Cult is playing. The date is July 4, 1976. 'Don't Fear The Reaper' was not recorded until August 1976, and it became a billboard hit in November 1976. See more
Dr. Von Mobil
We, the People, have a right to remain silent. Anything you say may be used against you. One nation, invisible, with Liberty and Christmas for all.
The closing credits of the movie featured the zodiac sign symbol of each cast and crew member on the production next to their name. See more
References Speed Racer
Kung Fu Fighting
Written and performed by Carl Douglas
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