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Far Out Man (1990)

R | | Comedy | 11 May 1990 (USA)
An aging hippie sets out on a trip across America to find his family.

Director:

Tommy Chong

Writer:

Tommy Chong
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tommy Chong ... Far Out Man
C. Thomas Howell ... Himself
Rae Dawn Chong ... Herself
Shelby Chong ... Tree
Paris Chong Paris Chong ... Kyle
Martin Mull ... Dr. Liddledick
Bobby Taylor Bobby Taylor ... Bobby
Reynaldo Rey ... Lou
Peggy McIntaggart ... Misty (as Peggy F. Sands)
Al Mancini ... Fresno Detective
Judd Nelson ... Himself
Cheech Marin ... Himself
Michael Winslow ... Airport Cop
Rae Allen ... Holly
Paul Bartel ... Weebee Cool
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Storyline

An aging hippie sets out on a trip across America to find his family.

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A comedy for the 90's. See more »

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 May 1990 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Soul Man II See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

Company Credits

Production Co:

Cinetel Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

The picture was nominated for Worst Picture at the Hastings Bad Cinema Society's 13th Stinkers Bad Movie Awards in 1990. See more »

Quotes

[song lyrics]
Bobby: I'm a black man
Tree: [off-key] I'm a black man
Bobby: I'm a militant black man
Tree: [repeating] I'm a militant black man
Bobby: I'm gonna kill you, black man
Tree: I'm gonna kill you, black man
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Connections

References The Outsiders (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

Hippyland Rap
Written and Performed by Tommy Chong
Produced by Tommy Chong and Jay Chattaway
Arranged by Pete Levin
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Basically a high budget home movie of the Chong family.
20 April 2002 | by haznaelSee all my reviews

If you are a big fan of the Cheech and Chong films,you might want to give Far out Man a try, but unless youre really starved for Tommy Chong and his Hippie comedy, I say to stay Far Out of this movie's way. The plot is rather thin, the humor is far-placed and unfunny, and overall I'd say that this film is quite boring. You'll get to see Chong's son and daughter, along with his wife--all of whom can't act in the slightest, and take up large portions of the movie. It's basically a home video, which he probably put together just to have a good time with the family. I'm sure it was great fun for them, but for us it's only a lame film.


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