College graduates deal with Vietnam and other issues of the late 1960s.

Director:

Bill Norton (as B.W.L. Norton)

Writers:

Bill Norton (as B.W.L. Norton), George Lucas (based on characters created by) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Candy Clark ... Debbie Dunham
Bo Hopkins ... Little Joe
Ron Howard ... Steve Bolander
Paul Le Mat ... John Milner
Mackenzie Phillips ... Carol / Rainbow
Charles Martin Smith ... Terry the Toad
Cindy Williams ... Laurie Bolander
Anna Bjorn ... Eva
Richard Bradford ... Major Creech
John Brent John Brent ... Ralph
Country Joe McDonald ... Country Joe and the Fish
Barry Melton Barry Melton ... Country Joe and the Fish (as Barry 'the Fish' Melton)
Robert Hogins Robert Hogins ... Country Joe and the Fish
Robert Flurie Robert Flurie ... Country Joe and the Fish
Peter Albin Peter Albin ... Country Joe and the Fish
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College graduates deal with Vietnam and other issues of the late 1960s.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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The sights and sounds of the '60s. There were bittersweet times. There were funny times. And it was all unforgettable. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | War

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Trivia

Producer Howard G. Kazanjian was asked by George Lucas to come up with a list of young California screenwriters to write the screenplay based on Lucas' outlines. When he picked Bill Norton, Lucas told him that if he did a good job on the script, he could direct the movie. See more »

Goofs

When Terry and Joe are flying in the helicopter talking about their plans of starting "The Flying Pharaohs" Joe is wearing a green helmet. A few moments when he's told to open up (fire his weapon) his helmet is gold. A few moments later when he gets shot it's green again. See more »

Quotes

John Milner: Hey! It's the little twerp!
Carol: Don't little twerp me, John, I've grown.
John Milner: [nods] A little bit.
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Crazy Credits

The current whereabouts of the characters are shown during the movie's final scene. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Mr. Plinkett's Star Trek 2009 Review (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Wooly Bully
Written by Domingo Samudio
Performed by Sam the Sham and The Pharaohs
Courtesy of MGM Records
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a worthy follow up
4 August 2011 | by greene515See all my reviews

'More American Graffiti' is a worthy follow up to it's predecessor 'American Graffit' Back again for this episodic slice of sixties nostalgia is Paul Le Mat as Drag racer John Milner and his racing exploits and the cute subplot involving the 'Swedish girl'

Bo Hopkin's and Charles Martin Smith's Exploits in Vietnam and Smith's recurring methods to get sent home are hilarious but ultimately tragic.

Ron Howard's marriage which is verging on break up amid the draft burning riots.

the ever likable Candy Clark's exploits as a go-go dancer in San Francisco and her 'Trips' Look out for Harrison Ford as a quick Cameo as a Traffic Cop.

From a technical standpoint 'More American Garffiti' is an interesting film as the film 'experiments' with Aspect Ratio's for instance the Vietnam sequences are 16mm 1.37 : 1 Candy Clarks San Francisco exploits are a mixture of 2.35 : 1 with 'Woodstock' like split screen effects. Ron Howards scenes are 1.85 : 1 it is an admittedly distracting effect but it makes for an interesting viewing.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Icelandic

Release Date:

3 August 1979 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Purple Haze See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$15,014,674

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$15,014,674
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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