The Kentucky Fried Movie

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Kentucky Fried Movie (1977, USA) is a Comedy cult film directed by John Landis


Main Details

  • Released in 1977
  • Color
  • Running Time: 83 Min
  • Production Co: KFM Films | Kentucky Fried Theatre
  • Distribution Co: United Film Distribution Company (UFDC) (1977) (USA) (theatrical) | Astral Films (1977) (Canada) (theatrical) | Cupido Films (1978) (Netherlands) (theatrical) | Wm. Lange & Associates (1979) (USA: Midwest) (theatrical) (re-release) | Filmstar (1983) (Finland) (theatrical)
  • Directed by John Landis
  • Written by David Zucker, Jim Abrahams, Jerry Zucker
  • Starring Marilyn Joi, Saul Kahan, David Zucker
  • Produced by Kim Jorgensen, Larry Kostroff, Robert K. Weiss
  • Cinematography by Stephen M. Katz
  • Film Editing by George Folsey Jr.

Plot Summary

  • A series of short, highly irreverent, and often tasteless skits.


  • This movie is totally out of control!
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