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Comedy about a token black ad man mistakenly elected Chairman of the board of a Madison Avenue ad agency who turns the company upside-down. A series of riotous spoofs on commercials is the highpoint in this funny, though somewhat dated look at big business.

Rhino Entertainment, 10635 Santa Monica Blvd., 2nd Fl., Los Angeles, CA 90025-8300, Phone: (310)474-4778, Email: drrhino@rhino.com, URL: http://www.rhino.com

Available on Running time 84 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Genres
Satire & Parody, Corporate Shenanigans, Cults, African America, Advertising
Screenplay
Robert Downey
Cast
Arnold Johnson, Laura Greene, Stanley Gottlieb, Mel Brooks
Cinematography
Gerald Cotts
Director
Robert Downey
Music
Charles Cura
Producer
Cinema 5

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Putney Swope
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Stacey

Putney Swope came out in 1969 and has a total running time of 84 minutes. Arnold Johnson, Laura Greene, Stanley Gottlieb and Mel Brooks star in this comedy. This film is about a token black man, on the executive board of the advertising agency he works for, accidentally gets elected chairman of the board. He renames the business and makes many changes with the company.