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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Susan Anspach ...
Jane Beardsley
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Matt Lloyd
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Duke Stuyvesant
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Rhonda
Sandee Currie ...
Sarah Marshal
Peter Aykroyd ...
Ed Marshal
Keith Knight ...
Ira
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Lou Picard
Philip Akin ...
Lincoln Jones
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Guido Vespucci
Paul Kelman ...
Nino Vespucci
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Nick the Noz
Dustin Waln ...
Earl Stuyvesant
Vlasta Vrana ...
Baron Stuyvesant
Harvey Chao ...
Lee Kwan
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Susan Anspach stars in this comedy as a news reporter who investigates a story about stolen milk causing milk and gas prices to rise. During the course of her investigation, other people become involved, culminating in a multiple car chase. Written by Ari Herzog <ari@ici.net>

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The comedy that pumps the fun into summer.

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24 July 1981 (USA)  »

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A tutto gas  »

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CAD 6,500,000 (estimated)
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The smooth segue between scenes in which the action in the ending scene is completed in the next beginning scene was used once before for a different reason in the TWILIGHT ZONE episode "Deaths Head Revisited." See more »

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Referenced in It Came from Hollywood (1982) See more »

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Back in the USA
by Chuck Berry
© 1969 ABC Music Corp.
Performed by Linda Ronstadt
Courtesy of Asylum Records
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Ugh - I need an antacid after this one!
17 December 1999 | by (Woodstock, Ontario, Canada) – See all my reviews

The writing is cheap and horrible, the jokes are pathetic, and I'll be nice about my opinion of the acting by not saying anything...

I saw this movie broadcast on television, and I found myself actually looking FORWARD to the commercials! The only thing I found half interesting was seeing Peter Aykroyd in a movie - one of the few he has made. His voice is almost identical to his brother Dan's voice.

Please spare yourself the trouble. This one isn't even worth watching as a joke. It makes me cringe at being Canadian, as it's a Canadian movie!


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