The Gong Show Movie
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The Gong Show Movie
During the 1970s, the Gong Show was a game/talent show phenomenon. With equal measures of parody, camp and pure lowest-common denominator exploitation, it presented a bizarre assortment of talented and untalented contestants (for example, the musician who played his trumpet with his bellybutton) making their bid for stardom, and a ridiculous prize of $516.32 while three rambunctious minor celebrity judges looked on offering scores for acts they liked, or instantly stopping showing disapproval by pounding furiously on a large Chinese gong. The co-creator, producer and acid-witted but smarmy… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A fascinating public act of career seppuku."
‑ Rob Gonsalves, eFilmCritic.com
"A therapeutic guilty pleasure."
‑ Phil Hall, Film Threat
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