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MIRACLE IN EAST TEXAS
Cast: Kevin Sorbo, Lou Gossett, Jr., John Ratzenberger, Tyler Mane, Sam Sorbo
Inspired by one of the most improbably true stories ever, this the entertaining tale of two aging con-men at the dawn of the Great Depression, and the biggest oil strike in the history of the world. Irving Tanner, Jr. (Lou Gossett, Jr.) recounts the 1930 legend. Times are hard, when the unluckiest wildcatter in the world, Dad Everett (John Ratzenberger) teams up with Doc Boyd (Kevin Sorbo), a charming snake oil salesman. Together they convince several new widows (Sam Sorbo, Paula Boudreau, and others) to invest in their worthless oil wells. Then, the unthinkable happens! Now our two Casanovas are faced with a challenge: declare another dry hole for a clean escape, or bring the well in like genuine oil men, and likely spend the rest of their lives in jail? And one of them is truly a "mountain" of a man (Tyler Mane). What happens next? Doc preaches, the Good Lord teaches, and a judge reaches a surprising conclusion.