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Pray TV (1981)

PG | | Comedy | 2 April 1981 (USA)
A failing television station is bought out by a slick TV evangelist and starts making mountains of money in the guise of religious programming, but which is actually just an excuse to sell merchandise.

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Rick Friedberg
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Cast

Credited cast:
Dabney Coleman ... Marvin Fleece
Paul Cooper Paul Cooper ... Pom
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rosemary Alexander ... Mormon Wife
Lewis Arquette ... Fred Wilson
Jaime Lyn Bauer ... Mary of Nazareth
Matthew 'Stymie' Beard ... Willie Washington, Usher
Joe Bratcher Joe Bratcher ... Joseph of Nazareth
Charlie Brill ... Dr. Ramirez
Irv Burton ... Hare Krishna Quartet #1
Steve Carlson Steve Carlson ... Frank Grimace
Bob Casale ... 'Dove' band member
Gerald V. Casale Gerald V. Casale ... 'Dove' band member
Dick Chudnow Dick Chudnow ... Newsboy / Mexican / Wino / Hassidic Jew / Possessed Boy / Leagally Dead Harold / Bruce the Orderly
Jacque Lynn Colton Jacque Lynn Colton ... Joanie
Dr. John ... Himself
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A failing television station is bought out by a slick TV evangelist and starts making mountains of money in the guise of religious programming, but which is actually just an excuse to sell merchandise.

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If you haven't got a sense of humor, you haven't got a prayer.

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 April 1981 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

K-GOD See more »

Filming Locations:

Richmond, Virginia, USA

Company Credits

Production Co:

Filmways Pictures See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Feature film debut of Paul Reubens. See more »

Soundtracks

A Guy Named God
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This movie is pretty funny.........
14 August 2001 | by nailbombDKSee all my reviews

I saw this movie many years ago on Cinemax,I think it was.When I saw it,it was titled KGOD.I still remember this movie after so many years.It does have some very funny moments.If you like movies like "There's something about Mary" or "Kingpin",then you should like this one.This also reminds me of such humour as that Wierd Al Yankovic movie "UHF" or even movies like "Kentucky Fried Movie".This also is one if those very obscure,hard to find movies.I've only found this movie once since,at a local video store.I consider it worth seeing if you remotely like any of the other humorous movies I mentioned.


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