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The Last Polka (1985)

A mockumentary that depicts the final concert of Yosh and Stan Shmenge aka the Happy Wanderers.

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... Yosh Shmenge / Pa Shmenge
... Stan Shmenge / Ma Shmenge
... Linsk Minyk
... Sylvie Lemon
... Max Lemon
Mary Margaret O'Hara ... Gerta Lemon
John McAndrew ... Val Babbyit
... Mrs. Vicki Mahoney-Cohen
Marvin Goldhar ... Phil King
Nick Nichols ... Moe Koffler
Don Dickinson ... Michael Colbert
... Milt Chissik
Gord Martineau ... Gord Markle
Ted Woloshyn ... Ted Wellington
... Narrator / Caller #2 (voice)
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A mockumentary that depicts the final concert of Yosh and Stan Shmenge aka the Happy Wanderers.

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Please put this on DVD!
4 February 2004 | by See all my reviews

The DVD of "A Mighty Wind" was so much fun I had to see what older comedies by cast members were available. This romp with Eugene Levy and John Candy was such a favorite, it's a shame it's not available. I would love to be able to see "The Last Polka" again, preferably on DVD. Wish it could appear in time for the 10th anniversary of the death of John Candy (he died in March 1994). I sure would like to see him polka-swinging with Eugene Levy once more.

People in our family still use that catchphrase: Cabbage rolls & coffee! MMMM, MMMMMM, GOOD!


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