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Director:
Writers:
Francis Veber (screenplay) and
Yves Robert (screenplay) ...
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Release Date:
19 July 1985 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
A man picked randomly out of a crowd is made the target of CIA survelliance and pursuit. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Regular Joe is caught in stupid spy web See more (42 total) »

Cast

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Tom Hanks ... Richard Harlan Drew

Dabney Coleman ... Cooper

Lori Singer ... Maddy

Charles Durning ... Ross

Carrie Fisher ... Paula

Edward Herrmann ... Brown (as Ed Herrmann)

James Belushi ... Morris (as Jim Belushi)
Irving Metzman ... Virdon

Tom Noonan ... Reese

Gerrit Graham ... Carson

David L. Lander ... Stemple
Ritch Brinkley ... Hulse
Frank Hamilton ... Edgar
Dortha Duckworth ... Natalie

David Ogden Stiers ... The Conductor

Julius Carry ... CIA Agent (as Julius J. Carry III)
Stephen Bradley ... CIA Agent

Art LaFleur ... CIA Agent

Richard McGonagle ... CIA Agent (as Richard F. McGonagle)
George Martin ... Senate Chairman

Patricia Gaul ... Mrs. Brown
Charles Levin ... CIA Dentist
Dan Resin ... Man in Car
Tom Rayhall ... Sergeant at Arms

Victoria Carroll ... Receptionist
Mark Robman ... Dentist
Charles Walker ... Reporter

David Selburg ... Reporter
Lisa Raggio ... Reporter
Ivy Bethune ... Female Patient
Richard Clark ... Cab Driver (as C. Richard Clark)
Tom Chiu ... Dickie
Damita Jo Freeman ... Waitress
Jeff Ware ... Prof. Chermenko
Noel De Souza ... Officer on Dock
Dan Ziskie ... Young American (as Daniel Ziskie)

Sam Sako ... Dock Worker
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Pamela Clay ... Friendly Young Girl (uncredited)
Joe Dooley ... Extra (uncredited)

Directed by
Stan Dragoti 
 
Writing credits
Francis Veber (screenplay "Le grand blond avec une chaussure noire") and
Yves Robert (screenplay "Le grand blond avec une chaussure noire")

Robert Klane 

Produced by
Victor Drai .... producer
Xavier Gélin .... associate producer
Jack Frost Sanders .... associate producer (as Jack Sanders)
William W. Wilson .... associate producer (as Bill Wilson)
 
Original Music by
Thomas Newman 
 
Cinematography by
Richard H. Kline 
 
Film Editing by
O. Nicholas Brown 
Bud Molin 
 
Casting by
Dianne Crittenden 
 
Production Design by
Dean Edward Mitzner  (as Dean E. Mitzner)
 
Set Decoration by
Anne D. McCulley 
 
Costume Design by
William Ware Theiss 
 
Makeup Department
Ora Green .... hair stylist (as Ora T. Green)
Byrd Holland .... makeup artist
Bob Mills .... makeup supervisor (as Robert J. Mills)
Marina Pedraza .... head hair stylist
Ric Sagliani .... makeup artist (as Ric G. Sagliani)
 
Production Management
Henry Kline .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
William S. Beasley .... first assistant director (as William Beasley)
Alan B. Curtiss .... second assistant director
Regina Gordon .... additional second assistant director (as Regina L. Gordon)
Duncan Henderson .... first assistant director: second unit (as Duncan S. Henderson)
Max Kleven .... second unit director
Christopher Ryan .... second assistant director: second unit (as Chris Ryan)
 
Art Department
Cameron Birnie .... set designer
Everett Olson .... construction coordinator
Richard M. Rubin .... property master
Tom Southwell .... production illustrator
Dianne Wager .... assistant art director
Kenneth L. Westcott .... lead man (as Ken Westcott)
 
Sound Department
Don J. Bassman .... sound re-recording mixer (as Don Bassman)
Garrie Bolger .... sound re-recording mixer
Willie D. Burton .... sound mixer (as Willis D. Burton)
Kevin F. Cleary .... sound re-recording mixer
David M. Ice .... sound editor
Lenny Jennings .... sound editor
Hal Sanders .... sound editor
Richard Sperber .... sound editor (as Richard A. Sperber)
Bill Voigtlander .... adr editor (as William Voigtlander)
Philip Rogers .... sound recordist (uncredited)
Andy Rovins .... boom operator (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Alan E. Lorimer .... special effects coordinator
Mike Berro .... special effects technician (uncredited)
Ken Speed .... special effects assistant (uncredited)
Bruno Van Zeebroeck .... special effects (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Sandy Berumen .... stunts
Brad Bovee .... stunts
Betsy Clark .... stunts
Laurie Creach .... stunts
Wally Crowder .... stunt coordinator
Wally Crowder .... stunts
Rawn Hutchinson .... stunts
David LeBell .... stunts
Kathleen O'Haco .... stunts
Hutch Parker .... stunts
Carol Rees .... stunts
Roger Richman .... stunts (as Roger M. Richman)
Pat Romano .... stunts (as Patrick Romano)
John-Clay Scott .... stunts
Tommie Sikes .... stunts
Mark Yerkes .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Kenneth Adams .... key grip: second unit (as Kenneth A. Adams)
Sidney Ray Baldwin .... still photographer (as Sidney R. Baldwin)
Albert Bettcher .... camera operator
Richmond G. Cogswell .... video assist operator
M. Todd Henry .... assistant camera (as Michael Todd Henry)
David Morton .... best boy
Jack Priestley .... camera operator: second unit
Robert Sordal .... key grip (as Robert L. Sordal)
John D. Todd .... gaffer: second unit
Gary R. Wostak .... gaffer
Mara Kurtz .... still photographer (uncredited)
Louis Niemeyer .... first assistant camera (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Ilene Starger .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sharon Iris Crall .... costumer: women
Jered Green .... costumer: men (as Jered E. Green)
Thalia C. Macarthur .... costume supervisor (as Thalia Macarthur)
 
Editorial Department
Roger Greene .... assistant editor
Scot Scalise .... apprentice editor
 
Music Department
Kenneth Karman .... music editor
Michael Masser .... composer: love theme
Ken Runyon .... music editor
Armin Steiner .... score mixer
James B. Campbell .... orchestrator (uncredited)
George Doering .... musician (uncredited)
Thomas Newman .... orchestrator (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
Skip Wilson .... transportation coordinator
Gina August .... driver (uncredited)
Lawrence Dove .... driver (uncredited)
Dean E. Mason .... transportation captain (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Pete Emmet .... unit publicist
Cherie Franklin .... dialogue coach
Todd Grodnick .... video consultant
Larry K. Johnson .... script supervisor
Richard S. Kaufman .... violin coach (as Richard Kaufman)
James Koehler .... auditor (as Jim Koehler)
Lloyd Nelson .... script supervisor: second unit
Susan Pond .... assistant: Stan Dragoti
Pinki Ragan .... production coordinator
Binnie Ruben .... location manager: Los Angeles
Art Scholl .... helicopter pilot
Lisa M. Violé .... assistant: Victor Drai
Michael Wallace .... location manager: Washington D.C. (as Mike Wallace)
Gary Weddington .... assistant auditor
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Red Shoe" - International (English title) (informal short title)
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Runtime:
92 min
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Certification:
Australia:PG | Finland:K-12 | Iceland:L | Portugal:M/12 | Singapore:PG | Sweden:11 | UK:PG (original rating) (cut) | UK:15 (re-rating) (uncut) (2004) | USA:PG (certificate #27447) | West Germany:12

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Trivia:
Second consecutive back-to-back movie made for the 20th Century Fox studio in a row for actor-comedian Tom Hanks who the previous year had headlined Fox's Bachelor Party (1984). Hanks would also later star about three years later in Fox's 1988 comedy Big (1988).See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: When Richard and Maddy run into the building there's a large wet stain on the front of his shirt. Seconds later it's just a small patch near his armpit.See more »
Quotes:
Richard:[Richard, playing a violin solo, begins to ad-lib his own composition. The conductor angrily taps on Richard's music stand] What?
The Conductor:[Sarcastically] This evening we are playing Scheherazade. Would you care to join us?
Richard:Oh.
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Movie Connections:
References Tarzan the Ape Man (1932)See more »
Soundtrack:
ScheherezadeSee more »

FAQ

Is this a remake of the 1972 french movie "Le Grand Blond avec une chaussure noire" ?
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2 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
Regular Joe is caught in stupid spy web, 19 December 2005
Author: MAJORIC from United States

The other day I read again Maltin's review on this movie and found it unfairly unjust. What's the guy talking about of not letting Hanks be funny in this movie? Has he seen the same movie as I? The main strong point of this film is a normal guy ensnared in the web of stupid bunch of paranoid spies. He doesn't need to funny with more than his face that reads "Oh, my god! In what mess have I fallen into?" The rest of the team provides an incredible comedic value to the movie, acting like the dumb jerks they really are and seeing a conspiracy where there is none apart from the guys who set up the trap. Okay, the pace is uneven and some characters are overdrawn, like the two spies that follow Hank around, protecting him. But it's a nice movie to see in a pinch if you're down to an awful selection at the video store.

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