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The Canadian Conspiracy (1985)

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A mockumentary illustrating a supposed conspiracy to infilitrate American culture through employment in the entertainment industry.

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In this film, a massive conspiracy is exposed. It seems that Canadians have conspired to infilitrate American culture by gaining prominent employment in the US entertainment industry. During this humourous investigation, we learn of the numerous entertainment stars who were born in Canada, but gained fame in the USA, which includes some surprising individuals. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (kchishol@rogers.com)

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Narrator: In 1952, Rollo Martins, a junior clerk at U.S. Immigration, uncovered a foreign conspracy aimed straight at the heart of America.
Rollo Martins: [at a Senate Committee hearing] We're up against an organization, so ruthless and so powerful, it's a wonder we're still alive to talk about it!
American Senator: What have you found?
Rollo Martins: I've discovered a plot by international spies who will stop at nothing!
Narrator: But America wouldn't listen. For 34 years, Rollo Martins actively continued his investigation, and has arrived at this ...
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I thought this was for real?
25 May 2003 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I will never forget watching this show. I was still in highschool and my mother and I laughed and laughed when we saw it. Everytime they showed pictures of Canada it was snowing, people were in igloos, that kind of thing. As it turns out the biggest laugh we got happened the next day. My mom was talking to one of her hairdressing regulars and brought up the show

  • the regular immediately jumped in to say - Isn't that terrible what the


Canadians are doing to the Americans - I got so frustrated seeing that was going on I turned it off.


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