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Al Franken: God Spoke (2006)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Al Franken ... Himself
Franni Bryson Franni Bryson ... Herself (as Franni Franken)
Katherine Lanpher Katherine Lanpher ... Herself
Billy Kimball Billy Kimball ... Himself
Ben Wikler Ben Wikler ... Himself
Tim Bradley Tim Bradley ... Himself - Team Franken
Ayo Griffin Ayo Griffin ... Himself - Team Franken
Rob Mackey Rob Mackey ... Himself - Team Franken
Jim Norton ... Himself - Team Franken
Chris Rosen Chris Rosen ... Himself - Team Franken
Kate Sullivan Kate Sullivan ... Herself - Team Franken
Gabrielle Zuckerman Gabrielle Zuckerman ... Herself - Team Franken
William J. Bennett ... Himself (as Bill Bennett)
Neal Boortz Neal Boortz ... Himself
George W. Bush ... Himself (archive footage) (as President George Bush)
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Taking back America one laugh at a time.


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Official Sites:

PH Films

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 April 2006 (USA) See more »

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Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$10,533, 17 September 2006

Gross USA:

$102,990

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$102,990
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Good movie for Al Franken fans
11 November 2006 | by ahallimdbSee all my reviews

I've been a fan of Al Franken for years and listen to his radio show, so I quite enjoyed this film that follows him from just before he joined Air America Radio through the 2004 election. Mostly, this documentary simply follows Franken around as he gives various speeches, debates Ann Coulter and Sean Hannity, does his radio show, jokes around with various Republican celebrities, and putzes around at home.

The high moments of the film are seeing Franken debate the opposition: Hannity, O'Reilly, Ann Coulter. Most Franken fans have heard the stories and even some audio of these encounters, but seeing them on film adds something. If there's any letdown, it's that the segments with O'Reilly and Ann Coulter are too short - you want to see more. There are some slower moments in the film but it never quite drags.


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