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The Home Teachers (2004)

 -  Comedy  -  9 January 2004 (USA)
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Stocky Greg's passion is football, and he rounds up his family from their respective church meetings and rushes home just in time to make the kick-off of the Sunday afternoon Vikings game. ... See full summary »

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Billy Bob
Jim Bennett ...
Pat Mori
Jeff Birk ...
Nelson Parker
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Greg Blazer
Emerson Brian ...
Jordan Blazer
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Phat Cop
Richard J. Clifford ...
Johnny Joe
Alex Darrow ...
Mori Kid
Stephanie Darrow ...
Mori Kid
Paul Eagleston ...
Day-dream Reporter
Debbie Ellis ...
Sister Cooper
Merrily Evans ...
Sunbeam Teacher
Anna K. Findlay ...
Lady Cop
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Karl
Ruth Hale ...
Funeral Organist
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Stocky Greg's passion is football, and he rounds up his family from their respective church meetings and rushes home just in time to make the kick-off of the Sunday afternoon Vikings game. He has just planted himself in front of his massive television screen scarfing down chicken when his new home teaching companion, Nelson, calls to inform him that he has set an appointment to visit the Mori family in 15 minutes. Mormon males serving as home teachers are admonished to visit with their assigned families once a month, bring them a spiritual message, and provide help as necessary. Nelson, a nerdy "letter of the law" kind of Mormon who will not even purchase gas on a Sunday, intends to visit 100 % of his assigned families every month, and as this is the last day of the month even the many madcap mishaps that start immediately will not deter him from completing his duty despite Greg's griping and attempts to get back to the games. Written by Brian Greenhalgh

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Rated PG for thematic elements and brief mild language
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$47,494 (USA) (9 January 2004)

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$196,123 (USA) (2 April 2004)
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Referenced in It's Latter-Day Night! Live Comedy (2003) See more »

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Nearer, My God, To Thee
Written by Sarah F. Adams and Lowell Mason
Performed by The Rockamatics
Courtesy of Tim Fullmer and Flying Pig Records
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Enjoyed the Tongue in cheek humor
16 December 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I got a real kick out of the cliché humor in this...and could see lots of the characters flaws and attributes in several people I know. I really enjoyed this.

I cant wait to see the other films from these same producers. I do recommend seeing the "Its Latter-Day night" Stand up comedy DVD. Both lead characters from this movie, among others are featured....and its hilarious. I had to keep pausing it because I was laughing so hard I was afraid I would miss the next joke.

I am very happy to see some big screen, well done, feature movies that are clean, and family friendly. This is one I would recommend to audiences of all ages. It is about time that the general population gets a chance to see that clean material that is age appropriate for everyone can be just as funny, and well done as any comedy. It is such a nice change, and I cant wait for more productions.


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