Only in America (1997)


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Three intertwined Dallas-set tales about modern American society make up this film. The first story is about police officers who stage a drug raid on the wrong house. The second is about young filmmakers trying to make Just Say No to Satan. Lastly, government agents gather information on the filmmakers.

Rating: R (adult situations/language, sex, violence)
Genre: Drama, Television, Sports & Fitness, Comedy
Directed By: ,
Written By: Kario Salem, Rusty Martin Sr.
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jul 9, 2002
HBO Video



as Annie Laurie Starr

as Reba Jones

as John Wayne

as Day Star Bob

as Christina

as Holly Pendleton

as Alan Smithee

as Dianne Holmes

as Don King

as Schwartz

as Herbert Muhammad

as Bundini Brown

as Constance Harper

as Logan

as Shondor

as Carl King

as Jeremiah Shabazz

as Dick Sadler

as Larry Holmes

as Richie Giachetti

as George Foreman

as Himself

as Tony Panzarella

as Bob Arum

as Keith Bradshaw

as Notary Public

as Assassin

as Emissary

as Mrs. Jackson

as Mr. Jackson

as Sam Garrett

as Ernie Shavers

as Charles Wepner

as Autograph Seeker

as Boxing Spectator

as Buster Douglas

as Joe Frazier

as Mike Tyson

as Evander Hollyfield

as Tony Tucker

as Leon Spinks

as James `Bonecrusher' ...

as Teen Girl No. 1

as Teen Girl No. 2

as Hank's Secretary

as Businessman

as Stripper

as African Woman

as Reporter in Zaire

as Detective John

as Screaming Woman

as Woman in Bed

as Foreman's Sparring P...

as Stunt Soldier

as Stunt Prisoner

as Sideman

as Reporter No. 2

as Reporter No. 3

as Soldier

as Backup Singer No. 1

as Backup Singer No. 2

as Sax Player

as Boxing Announcer No....

as Boxing Announcer No....
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All Critics (6) | Top Critics (3)

Full Review… | February 23, 2012
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Full Review… | January 26, 2006
Time Out
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May 30, 2001
AV Club
Top Critic

Something thematically classic comes through for me here, considering that I really don't care about the real Don King.

June 13, 2005

August 10, 2005

Full Review… | February 19, 2004

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