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Oh, God! You Devil (1984)

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George Burns returns as God, and as Satan. They battle over the soul of a young rock star who is willing to sell his soul to the devil.

Director:

Paul Bogart

Writers:

Andrew Bergman, Avery Corman (novel)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
George Burns ... God / Harry O. Tophet
Ted Wass ... Bobby Shelton
Ron Silver ... Gary Frantz
Roxanne Hart ... Wendy Shelton
Eugene Roche ... Charlie Gray
Janet Brandt Janet Brandt ... Mrs. K
Robert Desiderio ... Billy Wayne
John Doolittle ... Arthur Shelton
Julie Lloyd Julie Lloyd ... Bea Shelton
Ian Michael Giatti ... Young Bobby (as Ian Giatti)
Belita Moreno ... Mrs. Vega
Dan Ponce ... Joey Vega (as Danny Ponce)
Jason Wingreen ... Hotel Manager
Danny Mora ... Bellhop
Henry Reiss Henry Reiss ... Wedding Trio
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Storyline

George Burns is back as God, but oops, here he is as Satan, too. A young rock star is ready to sell his soul to Satan, and Satan is all too happy to oblige. Oops! Seems the fellow was watched over by God as a baby, so now the Almighty and his nemesis have to duke it out over the soul. Written by Steve Derby <sderby@sdeco.com>

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Taglines:

That's funny, they both look like George Burns. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Fantasy

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 November 1984 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dios mio, el diablo See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,560,001, 11 November 1984

Gross USA:

$21,538,850

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$21,538,850
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Warner Bros. See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

When Bobby says, "My God" the Devil replies, "guess again". A similar dialogue was in The Running Man (1987). Amber Mendez says "Oh God" when she sees Fireball, and Ben Richards replies, "guess again". See more »

Goofs

Rainbow colors are upside down with blue on top and red on the bottom. See more »

Quotes

Bobby Shelton: I'm flipping out.
[Bobby flips over Harry O. Tophat's card, which was previously blank on the other side; the back of that card now contains the words "YOU'RE NOT FLIPPING OUT"]
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Connections

Follows Oh, God! Book II (1980) See more »

Soundtracks

Fugue for Tinhorns
Words and Music by Frank Loesser
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Oh, God! You Devil
27 May 1999 | by Coxer99See all my reviews

Burns is effective in dual roles, as God and the devil in this third installment of the Oh, God! series. This time God tries to save Bobby Shelton (Ted Wass), who was once a nobody and now a rock star, from the clutches of the devil. The story works for a while and doesn't take itself too seriously. For fans of Burns, you'll be satisfied.


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