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Will Ferrell: You're Welcome America - A Final Night with George W Bush -- It's time for change in America--but not without a few parting words from former President George W Bush. Here's your chance to discover the man behind the myth as HBO presents Will Ferrell in a performance of his heralded one-man Broadway show.

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Director:
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Will Ferrell (written by)
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Release Date:
14 March 2009 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
Ask not what your country can do for you but what have I done to your country?
Plot:
It's time for change in America--but not without a few parting words from former President George W Bush... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. See more »
NewsDesk:
'Eastbound & Down' will return to HBO
 (From The Hollywood Reporter. 8 April 2009, 11:00 AM, PDT)

User Reviews:
Uncalled For See more (15 total) »

Cast

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Will Ferrell ... George W. Bush
Michael Delaney ... Dr. Scott Blumeth
Pia Glenn ... Condoleezza Rice

Adam Mucci ... Pilot
Patrick Ferrell ... Jerry - Secret Service Agent
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
John Ashcroft ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Gordon Brown ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Elaine L. Chao ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Dick Cheney ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Stephen Harper ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Angela Merkel ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Edward Norton ... Himself - Audience Member (uncredited)
Gale Norton ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Richard Perle ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Colin Powell ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Karl Rove ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Nicolas Sarkozy ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Tommy Thompson ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Directed by
Marty Callner 
 
Writing credits
Will Ferrell (written by)

Produced by
Marty Callner .... producer
Jessica Elbaum .... executive producer
Will Ferrell .... executive producer
Jerry Frankel .... producer
Randall Gladstein .... producer
Adam McKay .... executive producer
Jeffrey Richards .... producer
Steve Traxler .... producer
Carol Axler Turner .... line producer
 
Makeup Department
Bettie O. Rogers .... wigs/hair designer
 
Production Management
Hilary Gladstein .... production manager
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Tom Beck .... lighting director
 
Music Department
Louis Colaianni .... vocal coach
 
Other crew
Louis Colaianni .... vocal coach
Peggy Healy .... production assistant
Lauryn Kahn .... assistant: Mr. McKay
Gena Prastos Linhart .... script supervisor (as Gena Prastos)
Adam McKay .... stage director
Charles Means .... production stage manager
Elizabeth Moloney .... assistant stage manager
Adam Schindler .... assistant to producers
Matt Williams .... choreographer
Brandon Loulias .... production assistant (uncredited)
Elon Rutberg .... general press representative (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Joe Witt .... special thanks
 

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Commonand Serena Williams are clearly seen sitting in the audience behind the audience member nicknamed "Jacques Cousteau."See more »
Quotes:
[first lines]
George W. Bush:That was weird. When the pilots of Marine One said they were going to drop me off in New York City, I thought they were joking. I said, "Sure. Y'know, while you're at it, why don't you drop me off in the faggy Theater District?" And guess what, they did...
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References Top Gun (1986)See more »
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Bass PhenomenonSee more »

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1 out of 12 people found the following review useful.
Uncalled For, 3 May 2014
Author: sdquinn2-1 from United States

There was absolutely no need to make this pile of dreck. Yeah, yeah, I get it Ferrell, you do not particularly like George W. Bush. Well guess what dip wad, a majority of Americans elected him President twice, so it is time to just get over it. Fact of the matter is that George W. Bush was a much better President than you are a comedian. As a matter of fact Carrot Top is a better comedian than you are. As for this movie it is the lowest of the low, with uncalled for insults, and at one point racial humor aimed at Condeleezza Rice. Since Will Ferrell has no problem with racist humor, and since Obama is 10 times worse than George W. Bush ever thought about being, I guess in 2016 American can look forward to Will Ferrell appearing on HBO in blackface to skewer Odumba.

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