America (1986)

America
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 1hr 23mins.
Genres Comedy
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Forrest Murray Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Elliott Schwartz Post-Production Supervisor n/a 120796 5000003
Richard G Price Cinematographer cinematography 402 6000001
Michael Sullivan Photography n/a 120835 6000002
Ron Nealy Production Manager n/a 305 5000001
Sidney Davis Writer (dialogue) dialogue 120952 4000002
Paul E Cohen Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Ron Nealy Associate Producer n/a 171 3000003
Robert Downey Sr. Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Terry Kosher Photography n/a 120835 6000003
Michael Davis Photography n/a 120835 6000004
Lawrence Hoff Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Ronald R Harris Sound n/a 120816 14000002
Frank Stettner Sound n/a 120816 14000003
Ralph Rosenblum Creative Consultant n/a 120858 12000001
C J Strawn Art Director art direction 183 9000001
C Vaughn Hazell Editor n/a 172 7000001
Leon Pendarvis Music n/a 120781 8000001
Janice Pendarvis Song Performer ("America") 120788 8000002
Paul A Leeman Producer n/a 3 3000001
Robert Downey Sr. Director n/a 2 2000001
Pablo Ferro Actor Hector Frantico 1 1000007
David Kerman Actor Mr Management 1 1000008
Howard Tomashefsky Actor Earl Justice 1 1000009
Michael Bahr Actor Martin Lang 1 1000010
Liz Torres Actor Dolores Frantico 1 1000006
Monroe Arnold Actor Floyd Praeger 1 1000005
Tammy Grimes Actor Joy Hackley 1 1000002
Michael J Pollard Actor Bob Jolly 1 1000003
Richard Belzer Actor Gypsy Beam 1 1000004
Laura Ashton Actor Tina Lyle 1 1000011
Robert Downey Jr. Actor n/a 1 1000012
Melvin Van Peebles Actor n/a 1 1000018
Michael Rubenstein Actor n/a 1 1000019
Rudy Wurlitzer Actor n/a 1 1000020
Forrest Murray Actor n/a 1 1000017
Ron Nealy Actor n/a 1 1000016
Corinne Alphen Actor n/a 1 1000013
Minnie Gentry Actor n/a 1 1000014
Chuck Griffin Actor n/a 1 1000015
Zack Norman Actor Terrence Hackley 1 1000001
Synopsis
When his wife finds a plaid skirt in his suitcase, a cable TV newscaster covers up by claiming it is his and begins wearing it during his interviews. His program's rating soar, and soon is seen all over the world as the news show turns into an odd piece of performance art.