The Year of the Yahoo! – (1972)
Movie: The Year of the Yahoo!
Also Known As: N/A
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Genres: Comedy | Drama
Cast: Claude King, Ray Sager, Ronna Riddle, Jeffrey Allen, Robert Jolly, Terrell Cass, Tom Lytel, Robert Swain, Robert Pearson, Leslie Slater…
Plot: Hank Jackson is a clean-cut Country & Western singer whom is recruited to run for the post of Republican senator of Texas with the assistance of three Washington D.C. 'technical advisers'; cynical movie producer Sid Angelo, image consultant Chet Stoner, and political advisor Ed Varnett whom are under the employment of the shady Governor Baxter whom wants his latest political rival, Senator Birdwell, out of the way. During the cleverly scripted campaign of TV commercials and political speeches, Hank lets the thoughts of fame and popularity go to his head. But it puts a strain on his relationship with his liberal girlfriend Tammy Parker whom is currently leading a strike that Hank opposes. Seeing Tammy as a threat to Hank's campaign, the ruthless Sid Angelo plots to shut her up by unethical and illegal means.
Rated: 5.7/10 from 104 votes on IMDb
Release Date: (USA)
Directors: Herschell Gordon Lewis
Writers: Allen Kahn
Location: San Antonio, Texas, USA