One of the most popular movie comedies of all time is also the film that made John Belushi a star. This raunchy, screwball comedy directed with madcap zest by John Landis offers a relentless spoof of 1960's college life by following the hilarious adventures of the Delta fraternity. In addition to Belushi as Bluto Blutarsky, the outstanding cast includes Tim Matheson, Tom Hulce, Stephen "Flounder" Furst, Karen Allen, Donald Sutherland, Peter Riegert and Kevin Bacon, along with Otis Day and the Knights with their showstopping performance of "Shout."

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Animal House (1978)

R

Comedy · 1h 49m · 7/28/1978

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We got to do something...You know what we are gonna do ? Toga party !

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One of the most popular movie comedies of all time is also the film that made John Belushi a star. This raunchy, screwball comedy directed with madcap zest by John Landis offers a relentless spoof of 1960's college life by following the hilarious adventures of the Delta fraternity. In addition to Belushi as Bluto Blutarsky, the outstanding cast includes Tim Matheson, Tom Hulce, Stephen "Flounder" Furst, Karen Allen, Donald Sutherland, Peter Riegert and Kevin Bacon, along with Otis Day and the Knights with their showstopping performance of "Shout."

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

Universal Pictures, Oregon Film Factory

Budget

$3,000,000

Revenue

$141,600,000
Part Of
Cast
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Bruce McGill

Daniel Simpson Day
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Rick Greenough

Mongol
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Maida Belove

Delta Girl (uncredited)
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Judith Belushi-Pisano

Bluto's Dance Partner at Toga Party (uncredited)
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Robert Cray

Bandmember, Otis Day and the Knights (uncredited)
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John Belushi

John Blutarsky
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Bruce Bonnheim

B.B.
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Sunny Johnson

Otter's Co-Ed (scenes deleted)
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Karen Allen

Katy
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Tim Matheson

Eric Stratton
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Peter Riegert

Donald Schoenstein
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Joshua Daniel

Mothball
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Donald Sutherland

Dave Jennings
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Sean McCartin

Lucky Boy
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Fred Simonds

Grim - Balding Professor (uncredited)
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Tom Hulce

Larry Kroger (as Thomas Hulce)
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Stephen Furst

Kent Dorfman
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Douglas Kenney

Stork
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Mark Metcalf

Doug Neidermeyer
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Mary Louise Weller

Mandy Pepperidge
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Chris Miller

Hardbar (as Christian Miller)
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Junior

Trooper
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Cesare Danova

Mayor Carmine DePasto
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Kevin Bacon

Chip Diller
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James 'Izzy' Whetstine

Man who Measures Dead Horse (uncredited)
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James Widdoes

Robert Hoover
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Stacy Grooman

Sissy
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Sarah Holcomb

Clorette DePasto
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Stephen Bishop

Charming Guy with Guitar
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Otis Day

Otis Day (as DeWayne Jessie)
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Eliza Roberts

Brunella (as Eliza Garrett)
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Lisa Baur

Shelly
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Aseneth Jurgenson

Beth
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Katherine Denning

Noreen
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Raymone Robinson

Mean Dude
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Robert Elliott

Meaner Dude
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Reginald Farmer

Meanest Dude (as Reginald H. Farmer)
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Jebidiah R. Dumas

Gigantic Dude
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Priscilla Lauris

Dean's Secretary
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John Freeman

Man on Street
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John Vernon

Dean Vernon Wormer
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Lorraine Furst

Cashier (uncredited)
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Elizabeth Huff

Girl at Top of Stairs (uncredited)
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Sam Longoria

Party Walla (uncredited)
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Guy Messenger

Delta House Pledge (uncredited)
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Tracy K. Shaffer

Party Goer (uncredited)
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Rick Eby

Omega
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Helen Vick

Sorority Girl
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Martha Smith

Babs Jansen
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Verna Bloom

Marion Wormer
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James Daughton

Greg Marmalard
Crew
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John Landis

Director
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Harold Ramis

Writer
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Chris Miller

Writer
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Douglas Kenney

Writer
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