Gus

80
  • G
  • Genre(s): Comedy Family
  • Release year: 1976
  • Running time: 96 min
The low-ranking California Atoms football team are at a constant loss until they recruit a new player—a mule named Gus. It just so happens that Gus is an amazing placekicker with a 100-yard field goal ability. But just as the Atoms begin to leave their... read more
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The low-ranking California Atoms football team are at a constant loss until they recruit a new player—a mule named Gus. It just so happens that Gus is an amazing placekicker with a 100-yard field goal ability. But just as the Atoms begin to leave their losing streak in the dust, crooks attempt to kidnap their new star. Contains tobacco depictions.

Original Release

07/07/1976

US Release

07/07/1976

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Cast

Don Knotts Coach Venner
Gary Grimes Andy Petrovic
Tim Conway Crankcase
Louise Williams Debbie Kovac
Dick Van Patten Cal Wilson
Ronnie Schell Joe Barnsdale
Bob Crane Pepper
Johnny Unitas Himself / Self
Dick Butkus Rob Cargil
Harold Gould Charles Gwynn
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Vincent McEveety

Writers

Ted Key, Arthur Alsberg, Don Nelson

Cast

Don Knotts Coach Venner
Gary Grimes Andy Petrovic
Tim Conway Crankcase
Louise Williams Debbie Kovac
Dick Van Patten Cal Wilson
Ronnie Schell Joe Barnsdale
Bob Crane Pepper
Johnny Unitas Himself / Self
Dick Butkus Rob Cargil
Harold Gould Charles Gwynn
Tom Bosley Spinner
Virginia O'Brien Reporter
Kenneth Tobey Asst. Warden
Richard Kiel Tall Man
Dick Enberg Atoms' Announcer
Fred Dryer Atoms player (sideline & showers)
Ken Del Conte Field Goal Kicker O'Brien
Peter Paul Eastman Man in Airport
Bowman Upchurch Binocular man in pressbox
Edward Asner Hank Cooper

Producers

Editors

Robert Stafford

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