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Director:
Writer (WGA):
Mike Binder (written by)
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Release Date:
9 March 1990 (USA) See more »
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A comedy for everyone who ever struggled to love a brother...or strangle one.
Plot:
Three brothers, a sergeant, a troublemaker and a dreamer meet for the first time in five years. They... See more » | Add synopsis »
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A Crime That This Classic Is Not Available On DVD See more (18 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Patrick Dempsey ... Robert 'Bobby' Libner

Arye Gross ... Buddy Libner

Daniel Stern ... Marvin Libner

Annabeth Gish ... Tammy
Rita Taggart ... Betty Libner

Joseph Bologna ... Uncle Phil

Alan Arkin ... Fred Libner

James Gammon ... Dr. Sturgeon the Cadillac Surgeon

Ray Lykins ... Rick
Chris Lombardi ... Raymond
Josh Segal ... Billy Sturgeon

John Considine ... Professor Kloppner, Eastbrook Academy

Steve Boles ... Policeman #1
Don Tilley ... Policeman #2

Terry Loughlin ... Garage Worker

Fred Ornstein ... Barney
Ried 'Pete' Shock ... Garage Worker #2 (as Reid 'Pete' Shook)
Rod Swift ... Finkelstein
Don Sheldon ... Fishing Buddy
Boots Crowder ... Waitress
Edan Gross ... Young Bobby
Dean Jacobson ... Young Marvin

Michael Weiner ... Young Buddy
Steve Alterman ... (voice)

Terrence Beasor ... (voice)
Joe Chapman ... (voice)
Brian K. Doughty ... (voice)
Judi M. Durand ... (voice)
Barbara Hey ... (voice)
Carol King ... (voice)
David McCharen ... (voice) (as David McCharon)
Larry Moss ... (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Erin Ferdinand ... Underage Dog Track Gambler (uncredited)

Randy Herman ... Dog Track Gambler (uncredited)
Robert Westerfield ... Dog Track Gambler (uncredited)

Directed by
Joe Roth 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Mike Binder (written by)

Produced by
Jerry A. Baerwitz .... delegate producer
Mike Binder .... co-producer
Larry Brezner .... producer
James G. Robinson .... executive producer
Paul Schiff .... producer
 
Original Music by
James Newton Howard 
 
Cinematography by
Reynaldo Villalobos (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Paul Hirsch 
 
Casting by
Marci Liroff 
 
Production Design by
Angelo P. Graham  (as Angelo Graham)
 
Art Direction by
James J. Murakami  (as Jim Murakami)
 
Set Decoration by
Don K. Ivey  (as Don Ivey)
 
Costume Design by
Deborah Lynn Scott  (as Deborah Scott)
 
Makeup Department
Claude Díaz .... hair department head
Mary Ann Valdes .... key hair stylist
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Rod Koda .... second assistant director
Dennis Maguire .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Paul Mueller .... general foreman
Robert Müller .... construction coordinator
Mark S. Turner .... head scenic
 
Sound Department
Doug Hemphill .... sound
Michael Hilkene .... sound
Chris Jenkins .... sound
Carey Lindley .... sound
Phillip W. Palmer .... sound utility
Geoffrey Patterson .... boom operator
Dennis S. Sands .... sound re-recording mixer
Lee Strosnider .... sound mixer
Jerry Trent .... foley artist
 
Stunts
Mickey Gilbert .... stunt coordinator
Tim Gilbert .... stunts
Ray Lykins .... assistant stunt coordinator
Ray Lykins .... fight choreographer
Paul Stader .... stunts
Ric Roman Waugh .... stunts (as Rick Waugh)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Jamie Barber .... second assistant camera
Bill Barcroft .... best boy grip
Lloyd Barcroft .... key grip
David L. Butler .... aerial camera operator (as David Butler)
David S. Campbell .... first assistant camera: second unit (as David Campbell)
Hugo Cortina .... gaffer
Blaise Dahlquist .... best boy
Craig Denault .... camera operator
Alan R. Disler .... first assistant camera (as Alan Disler)
Richard Foreman Jr. .... still photographer (as Richard Foreman)
John Graf .... electrician
Steven Gregg .... grip
Ira R. Hartig .... electrician (as Ira Hartig)
Chris Hayes .... camera operator
Vic Keatley .... electrician (as Victor Keatley)
Johnny London Jr. .... dolly grip
Gregory Lundsgaard .... steadicam operator (as Greg Lundsgaard)
David Parker .... grip (as David Stein)
Jesse Perkins .... electrician
Lowell Peterson .... camera operator: second unit
Troy Pressley .... second assistant camera: second unit (as Troy Presley)
Christopher Reynolds .... grip (as Chris Reynolds)
Jeffrey Ray Strong .... electrician (as Jeffrey Strong)
Robert Ulland .... steadicam operator (as Bob Ulland)
Tony Villalobos .... second second assistant camera
 
Casting Department
Tona B. Dahlquist .... extras casting
Tona B. Dahlquist .... location casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sherry Thompson .... set costumer
 
Editorial Department
Gary Burritt .... negative cutter
Tony Ciccone .... second assistant film editor
David Dresher .... first assistant film editor
Phil Hetos .... color timer
Rick Howe .... second assistant film editor
Gaston Santiso .... second assistant film editor: Florida
Gladys Vega .... apprentice film editor: Florida
 
Music Department
Tom Boyd .... musician: oboe soloist
Joel Sill .... executive music producer
James Thatcher .... musician: french horn
Wes Williams .... composer: additional music
 
Transportation Department
Jack Carpenter .... driver: insert car
 
Other crew
Jerry A. Baerwitz .... production administrator
Nancy Blewer .... production assistant
Edward Bowen .... location manager: Carolinas
Sondra Dee Boyachek .... production coordinator
Judi Brown .... script supervisor
Antonia Ellis .... location assistant (as Toni Ellis)
Susan Gee .... production financing
Rob Harris .... unit publicist
Sheldon Katz .... production controller
Solomon J. LeFlore .... production financing
Randall Pickett .... craft service
John D. Sarviss .... helicopter pilot
Daniel Wheatcroft .... studio executive
James Devin .... stand-in (uncredited)
 

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99 min
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Trivia:
River Phoenix was offered the role of Bobby, but he turned it down.See more »
Quotes:
Buddy Libner:We had sex!See more »
Movie Connections:
Featured in Rich Hall's Continental Drifters (2011) (TV)See more »
Soundtrack:
Could This Be MagicSee more »

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5 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
A Crime That This Classic Is Not Available On DVD, 13 December 2007
Author: darrenfrei from Canada

I don't know who owns the rights to this film, but I am not alone on my rating of this film. I have checked the main page of this movie on this web site every 2 days or so. I like to think my DVD collection is full of all of the classics ever made, including very famous movies and the greatest movies that people have never seen. This is the only movie that I am dying to have in my collection. How is it that with Patrick Dempsey's recent fame and Alan Arkin's new Oscar (it was about time) this movie is still not available? The movie is absolutely hilarious, it's full of great scenes and classic lines. It's funny, it's emotional, it's dramatic, it's realistic and it's all in one movie. So rare these days. But, how do we get it?

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