J.R. "Bob" Dobbs & The Church of the SubGenius

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An inside joke between two self-proclaimed weirdos from Texas leads them to turn conservative Southern ideology on its head and invent a religion all their own.

Cast & Crew

Douglass Smith
The Rev. Ivan Stang
Sandy K. Boone
Director
Sandy K. Boone
Writer
Louis Black
Executive Producer
Sandy K. Boone
Executive Producer
Fady Hadid
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Critic Reviews for J.R. 'Bob' Dobbs & The Church of the SubGenius

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  • Those who remember the gospel of "slack" will make this diverting-enough documentary an in-demand work at genre festivals, as a streaming item and in other forums.

    March 22, 2019 | Full Review…

    Dennis Harvey

    Variety
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  • Not only a colorful piece of weird-Texas history but a surprising commentary on the current state of the world.

    March 14, 2019 | Full Review…
  • J.R. "Bob" Dobbs and the Church of the SubGenius captures a period in history when rebelling against the boundaries of reality could still be a positively charged, life-altering experience.

    October 22, 2020 | Full Review…
  • Director Boone and her crew make good use of those interviews, as well as grainy film footage and subliminal imagery, to document the story of Bob and his Church.

    October 21, 2020 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…
  • Overall, this portrait suggests a positive, even comforting religious experience.

    October 20, 2020 | Full Review…
  • Sandy K. Boone has a fascinating documentary on her hands.

    October 16, 2020 | Rating: 8/10 | Full Review…

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