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Meet Wally Sparks (1997)

R  |   |  Comedy  |  31 January 1997 (USA)
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Wally Sparks is a tabloid TV show reporter who's trying to boost ratings on his show. He goes to the governor's mansion to uncover a sex scandal.

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Wally Sparks is a tabloid TV show reporter who's trying to boost ratings on his show. He goes to the governor's mansion to uncover a sex scandal.

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Taglines:

The Talk Show Host that Everyone loves to hate! See more »

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for continuous crude sexual humor and some nudity | See all certifications »
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31 January 1997 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Botrány TV  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$2,131,001 (USA) (31 January 1997)

Gross:

$3,999,612 (USA) (28 February 1997)
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Trivia

Debi Mazar dated Paul Reubens from 1993-1999. See more »

Quotes

Wally Sparks: I looked up your family tree. Two dogs were using it.
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Connections

References Pinocchio (1940) See more »

Soundtracks

Georgia On My Mind
Written by Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell
Performed by Michael Bolton
Courtesy of Columbia Records by arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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22 July 2010 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I am a huge fan of Rodney and thought this movie was hysterically funny!!! Trust me anyone who enjoys Rodney Dangerfield humour will LOVE this flick!!! If you didn't like it the first time (and you are a Rodney fan), Trust me watch it again, it's even better the 2nd time around!!! His one-liners were originally crude & FUNNY!!! Quote: I am here to spread Joy, if I can find her?

Many many cameo appearances from celebrities and movie stars (from Michal Bolton to Bert Reynolds to porn king Ron Jeremy) adds to this enjoyable flick!

Definitely recommend for all Rodney fans!!!


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