Americathon Trailers

Original title Americathon
Category Comedy
UK Release Date
Production year 1979
Production Country
Directors Neal Israel
Cast John Ritter, Harvey Korman, Fred Willard, Chief Dan George, Richard Schaal, Peter Riegert, Nancy Morgan, Meat Loaf, Elvis Costello, Howard Hesseman, Jay Leno, Peter Marshall, Nellie Bellflower, Zane Buzby, Terence McGovern


In a story told in narrative flashbacks, a young TV consultant is hired by the President of a bankrupt USA to organize a telethon in order to prevent the country from being repossessed by wealthy Native Americans.