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Hail Caesar (1994)

PG | | Comedy | 11 May 1994 (USA)
Caesar is a would-be rock star. But for now, he works at a pencil eraser factory. Soon he falls in love with the owner's daughter. In order to get her, he bets with the old man that he can ... See full summary »
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Cast

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Julius Caesar McMurty
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Buffer Bidwell
Leslie Danon ...
Annie
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Bidwell
Kane Picoy ...
Remora
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Mailman
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Wlad
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Jerry
Phillip B. Fahey ...
Dave
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Pete Dewitt
Selma Koster ...
Miss Poydras
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Squash Pro
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Prisoner One
Jaime Cardriche ...
Prisoner Two
Bari K. Willerford ...
Prisoner Three
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Caesar is a would-be rock star. But for now, he works at a pencil eraser factory. Soon he falls in love with the owner's daughter. In order to get her, he bets with the old man that he can make a hundred thousand dollars in six months. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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Rated PG for moments of mild language, violence and sensuality | See all certifications »
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Ave Cesar  »

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Trivia

Directorial debut of Anthony Michael Hall. As of 2016, it marks as the only film he ever directed. See more »

Goofs

Julius, covered in foam from the fire extinguisher, messes up his hair causing it stick up. We cut away, then back, and his hair is flat again. See more »

Crazy Credits

During the credits, we see Anthony Micahel Hall performing his song "Love Is" See more »

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References Scarface (1983) See more »

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What U Feel
Composed and performed by Anthony Michael Hall
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30 June 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is my first comment, so bare with me. Before it was the WB channel 11 was the best place to see 80s movies. Some I couldn't sit thru and don't even know the name of but many of them became guilty pleasures. I'm not sure if I saw "Hail Caesar!" on channel 11 but its somewhere between "Breakfast Club" and "Ode to Billy Jean" on my 80s favorites.

I loved this movie. It ain't The Godfather but it is great for what it is. If you want to laugh and sign along with a movie, this one is perfect. AM Hall is a great comedic actor and an excellent singer. I haven't seen it in years but I still find myself singing "What you feel" from time to time. If you can tolerate 80s movies (which some people can't), this is a gem if you can find it.


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