8.5/10
62
2 user

FDR: A One Man Show (1987)

Chris Elliot plays FDR in his live "One Man Show" about the life and times of the president, however, he looks and sounds nothing like the man and he re-enacts events from Roosevelt's life that never happened.

Director:

Writers:

(story), (teleplay) | 2 more credits »
Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
...
Himself
...
Make-Up Man
Mark Allen ...
Rope twirler
...
Understudy (as Paul Andor)
Drummond Erskine ...
Vincent Ford ...
Team captain
...
Announcer
Gordon Press ...
Hangman
Althea Turner ...
Lady
Edit

Storyline

Chris Elliot plays FDR in his live "One Man Show" about the life and times of the president, however, he looks and sounds nothing like the man and he re-enacts events from Roosevelt's life that never happened.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Biography | Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

1987 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Comedic beauty having little to do with FDR
4 February 2006 | by (Texas) – See all my reviews

I haven't seen this in a while but I loved it. If you liked the cult TV series 'Get A Life' you'll love this absurd bit of genius. Elliot plays out a one-man show at the community theater for the camera but has very little knowledge of the actual life of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Fans of Chris Elliot can probably begin to guess where that would lead; Odd stories that are as wildly off subject as anything in 'Cabinboy' or as psychologically disturbed as anything in an episode of 'Get A Life' and all delivered within that same blind, delusional self-confidence that you find in much of his work. If you find a copy get it for yourself and get me one while you're at it.


5 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?