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Beavis and Butt-Head Do America (1996)

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The dim-witted teen duo of Beavis and Butt-Head travel across America in search of their stolen television set.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Muddy Grimes (voice)
Dallas Grimes (voice)
Jacqueline Barba ...
FBI Agent Hurly (voice)
Pamela Blair ...
Flight Attendant / White House Tour Guide (voice)
Kristofor Brown ...
Man on Plane / Man in Confession Booth #2 / Old Guy / Jim (voice)
Tony Darling ...
French Dignitary (voice) (as Francis DuMaurier)
Jim Flaherty ...
Hoover Dam Guide / ATF Agent (voice)
Motley Crue Roadie #1 (voice) (as Earl Hofert)


Our intrepid adolescent heroes wake up to find their beloved television stolen, and embark on an epic journey across America to recover it, and, who knows, maybe even score. On the way they encounter a murderous smuggler of a deadly virus and his treacherous wife, an FBI agent with a predilection for cavity searches, a couple of rather familiar looking ex-Motley Crue roadies, Mr. Van Dreesen singing "Lesbian Seagull", a little old lady and of course Mr. Anderson and his trailer. Can the Great Cornholio save the day? Uh-huh. Huh-huh. Written by Martin H. Booda <booda@datasync.com>

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Coming to a screen bigger than your TV.

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for continuous crude sex-related humor and language, and for a drug-related scene | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

20 December 1996 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Beavis et Butt-Head se font l'Amérique  »

Box Office


$12,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$20,114,233 (USA) (20 December 1996)


$63,071,133 (USA) (11 April 1997)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


Beavis and Butt-Head are never shown working their jobs at Burger World in the film, although this is briefly referenced during the hallucination scene. See more »


Anderson's truck and camper are washed away from the water released by the Hoover dam, yet they still make it to D.C. See more »


Beavis: [after spitting soda on Mr. Anderson's TV] Aaaahh! This crap is warm!
Butt-head: Beavis, you butthole, you broke it.
Beavis: Aaah, no! Dammit!
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Crazy Credits

A big band version of Mr. Van Drissen's Lesbian Seagull song plays over the end credits. See more »


Featured in Troldspejlet: Episode #19.4 (1998) See more »


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Performed by Red Hot Chili Peppers
Produced by Sylvia Massy and Red Hot Chili Peppers
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Almost as funny as the series
27 January 2004 | by (Chicago, Illinois) – See all my reviews

If not just as funny, "Beavis and Butthead" is a very popular television show that won so many couch potato's hearts. :) Which I can understand, hey, I love them too. Now they take on America, our beautiful country. When the boy's T.V. is stolen, they try to go find a new one, but end up in the hands of a criminal mastermind that happens to be very drunk. He tells the boys when he mistakes them for the hit-man who will "do" his ex-wife who stole a very powerful virus that the CIA, FBI, and ATF have been dying to get their hands on and save the country. When the boys misunderstand the Muddy's, the criminal, word of "do" his wife, they get excited that they are getting paid to do it and they figure they can get a "big screen TV, with two remotes", this is possibly one of the greatest days of their lives. When they get the wife's room, her name is Dallas, she just finds it amusing how they misunderstood the word "do her", she takes the virus and sows it into Beavis's pants and send them on a tour bus heading for Washington, D.C. promising them a "score" when they get there.

But they are in for some big surprises when they are not only being chased by Muddy and Dallas, but turn out to be the "Most Dangerous Men in America" and are hunted down but somehow always manage to escape the ATF. This is a hilarious movie for the true fans of Beavis and Butthead or even if you're not, you'll enjoy it. It's a fun movie with great humor that will make the most sophisticated intellectual laugh.


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