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Fred: The Movie (2000)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 2000 (USA)
Documentary tracking the exploits of aging Calvinist preacher Fred Phelps, a convicted felon who leads his cult (primarily composed of his wife, nine of their children, and his fifty-two ... See full summary »

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Himself (as The Reverend Fred W. Phelps Sr.)
Steve Drain ...
Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chris R. Davis ...
Himself
Theresa Davis ...
Herself
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Himself (archive footage)
Charles Hockenbarger ...
Himself
Deborah Kay Hockenbarger ...
Herself
James Hockenbarger ...
Himself
Jennifer Hockenbarger ...
Herself
Karl Hockenbarger ...
Himself
Katherine Hockenbarger ...
Herself
Mary Hockenbarger ...
Herself
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Himself (archive footage)
Abigail Phelps ...
Herself
Ben Phelps ...
Himself
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Documentary tracking the exploits of aging Calvinist preacher Fred Phelps, a convicted felon who leads his cult (primarily composed of his wife, nine of their children, and his fifty-two grandchildren) on their "love crusades" across America, which include calling for gays to be killed, praising terrorist attacks, mocking mourners at the funerals of AIDS patients and murder victims, and literally dancing and spitting on the graves of his enemies. Written by Jojo Mac

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Finally... the compelling, in-depth documentary film that chronicles the activities of the most hated religious group in America! as portrayed in the recent HBO film "The Laramie Project" See more »

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Steve Drain's second - and final - movie; his time, efforts, and income are now dedicated solely to Fred Phelps's "love crusades". See more »

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[repeated line]
Fred Phelps: God hates fags!
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Referenced in The Most Hated Family in America (2007) See more »

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