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Fred: The Movie (2000)

 -  Documentary  -  2000 (USA)
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Documentary tracking the exploits of aging Calvinist preacher Fred Phelps, a convicted felon who leads his cult (primarily composed of his wife, nine of their children, and his fifty-two ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Fred Phelps ...
Himself (as The Reverend Fred W. Phelps Sr.)
Steve Drain ...
Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chris R. Davis ...
Himself
Theresa Davis ...
Herself
Billy Graham ...
Himself (archive footage)
Charles Hockenbarger ...
Himself
Deborah Kay Hockenbarger ...
Herself
James Hockenbarger ...
Himself
Jennifer Hockenbarger ...
Herself
Karl Hockenbarger ...
Himself
Katherine Hockenbarger ...
Herself
Mary Hockenbarger ...
Herself
...
Himself (archive footage)
Abigail Phelps ...
Herself
Ben Phelps ...
Himself
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Documentary tracking the exploits of aging Calvinist preacher Fred Phelps, a convicted felon who leads his cult (primarily composed of his wife, nine of their children, and his fifty-two grandchildren) on their "love crusades" across America, which include calling for gays to be killed, praising terrorist attacks, mocking mourners at the funerals of AIDS patients and murder victims, and literally dancing and spitting on the graves of his enemies. Written by Jojo Mac

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Fred is loud! Fred is defiant! Fred causes trouble wherever he goes! Fred is the man people love to hate! Why haven't YOU heard the whole story about Fred? See more »

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Banned in Canada on the grounds that it violates that country's hate crime laws. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Fred Phelps: God hates fags!
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Referenced in The Most Hated Family in America (2007) See more »

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