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Quick Change -- Three thieves successfully rob a New York City bank, but making the escape from the city proves to be almost impossible.

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Writers (WGA):
Jay Cronley (book)
Howard Franklin (screenplay)
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Release Date:
13 July 1990 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
The bank robbery was easy. But getting out of New York was a nightmare.
Plot:
Three thieves successfully rob a New York City bank, but making the escape from the city proves to be almost impossible. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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BOZO THE CLOWN WITH A TWIST See more (82 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Bill Murray ... Grimm
Dale Grand ... Street Barker (as Dale Grand Esq.)
Bob Elliott ... Bank Guard

Geena Davis ... Phyllis Potter

Randy Quaid ... Loomis
Kimberleigh Aarn ... Bank Teller
Ron Ryan ... Bank Customer
Brian McConnachie ... Bank Manager
Jack Gilpin ... Yuppie Hostage
Jordan Cael ... Hostage
Rhe DeVille ... Hostage
Marya D. Dornya ... Hostage

Barbara Flynn ... Hostage
Elizabeth A. Griffin ... Hostage
Connie Ivie ... Hostage
Skipp Lynch ... Hostage
J.D. Montalbo ... Hostage

Suzen Murakoshi ... Hostage
Anthony T. Paige ... Hostage
Jane Simms ... Hostage
Wendell Sweda ... Hostage
Ángel Vargas ... Hostage (as Angel Vargas)

Jason Robards ... Chief Rotzinger

Richard Joseph Paul ... Lt. Jameson

Reg E. Cathey ... Sound Analyst
William Sturgis ... Forensic Detective

Sam Ayers ... ESU Commander
Joe Pentangelo ... Policeman

Bill Raymond ... Policeman

Randle Mell ... T.V. Reporter

Jamey Sheridan ... Mugger
Anthony Bishop ... Street Sign Worker

Larry Joshua ... Street Sign Worker
Michelle Lucien ... Shut-Up Lady

Tim Halligan ... Reporter
Deborah Lee Johnson ... Reporter
Lucia Vincent ... Reporter
Elliot Santiago ... Bicycle Jouster

Manny Siverio ... Bicycle Jouster
Bobby Harrigan ... Fat Person

Phil Hartman ... Hal Edison
Kathryn Grody ... Mrs. Edison

Tony Shalhoub ... Cab Driver
Garry Goodrow ... Radio D.J
Frank Maldonado ... Kid at Grocery
Ryan Mitchel ... Kid at Grocery

Steve Park ... Kim, Grocery Cashier
Alfa-Betty Olsen ... Customer

Jim Ward ... Police Artist
Davenia McFadden ... Policewoman
Michael Chapman ... Policeman at Grocery

Michael C. Mahon ... Policeman at Grocery

Stanley Tucci ... Johnny

Victor Argo ... Skelton

Philip Bosco ... Bus Driver
Gary Howard Klar ... Mario (as Gary Klar)

Paul Herman ... Interrogating Policeman
Stuart Rudin ... Bus Rider with Guitar
Teodorina Bello ... Flower Lady (as Teodorino Bello)
Barton Heyman ... Airport Security Chief

Justin Ross ... Airline Clerk

Kurtwood Smith ... Russ Crane / Lombino
Susannah Bianchi ... Mrs. Russ Crane / Lombino
Ira Wheeler ... Businessman in Mens Room
Margo Skinner ... Flight Attendant #1
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Joe Tom Collins ... Business Man (uncredited)

Trish Cook ... Reporter (uncredited)

Jerry Della Salla ... Airport Traveler (uncredited)
Matthew T. Gitkin ... News Camera Man (uncredited)
Owen Lund ... ESU Officer (uncredited)

Matt Mindell ... Street Guy (uncredited)

Buzz Roddy ... Police Officer (uncredited)

Julie Stevens ... Street kid (uncredited)

Directed by
Howard Franklin 
Bill Murray 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Jay Cronley (book)

Howard Franklin (screenplay)

Produced by
Frederic Golchan .... executive producer
Robert Greenhut .... producer
Bill Murray .... producer
 
Original Music by
Randy Edelman 
 
Cinematography by
Michael Chapman (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Alan Heim 
 
Production Design by
David Gropman 
 
Art Direction by
Speed Hopkins 
 
Set Decoration by
Susan Bode 
 
Costume Design by
Jeffrey Kurland 
 
Makeup Department
Peter Montagna .... makeup department head
Ron Scott .... hair stylist
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Richard Patrick .... key second assistant director
 
Art Department
Joseph Alfieri .... stand-by carpenter
James Mazzola .... property master
Joan Winters .... graphic designer
 
Sound Department
Gustavo Borner .... sound recordist
Louis Cerborino .... sound editor
Randall Coleman .... assistant adr editor
Kay Denmark .... adr boom operator
Lee Dichter .... sound re-recording mixer
Kevin Lee .... sound editor
Eytan Mirsky .... assistant sound editor
Linda Murphy .... boom operator
Ahmad Shirazi .... sound editor
Deborah Wallach .... adr editor
 
Stunts
Bill Anagnos .... stunts
Peter Bucossi .... stunts
John Cenatiempo .... stunts
Doug Coleman .... stunts
Frank Ferrara .... stunt coordinator
Gene Harrison .... stunts
Phil Neilson .... stunts
Jim O'Rear .... stunts
Mick O'Rourke .... stunts
Anthony G. Schmidt .... stunts (as Anthony George Schmidt)
Jeff Ward .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Chris Hammond .... electrician
Michael Kelem .... aerial camera operator
Billy Kerwick .... best boy grip
Douglas Pellegrino .... assistant camera (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Ed Arenas .... location casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Timothy Alberts .... set costumer
Mary Gierczak .... set costumer
 
Editorial Department
Megan B. Agosto .... assistant editor
Quincy Z. Gunderson .... apprentice editor
 
Music Department
Emile Charlap .... music contractor
Thomas S. Drescher .... music editor
Michael Farrow .... music engineer
Ralph Ferraro .... orchestrator: Mr. Edelman
Greig McRitchie .... orchestrator: Mr. Edelman
Ben Rizzi .... music recording engineer
Howard Shore .... composer: additional music
Howard Shore .... orchestrator
Chris Tergesen .... music recording engineer
John Moses .... musician: clarinetist (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
Patrick Hogan .... driver
 
Other crew
Elton Ahi .... assistant: Randy Edelman
Randall Balsmeyer .... title designer
Al Cerullo .... helicopter pilot
Michael Jackman .... assistant accountant
Thomas Patrick Petrilla .... production assistant
Grant Harper Reid .... location assistant (as Grant Reid)
Scott Schaffer .... craft service
Matthew T. Weiner .... production assistant
Nicholas Wolfert .... production assistant
Rocky Ziegler .... production assistant
David H. Kramer .... adr loop group (uncredited)
 

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89 min
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Trivia:
The picture is, according to "Movie" magazine (Australia), a "heist film in the tradition of Topkapi (1964) and How to Steal a Million (1966)".See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: Grimm shoots out the first camera from the left side of the camera yet we see the right side of the camera exposed after the gunshot.See more »
Quotes:
Phyllis:Honey, babe? You've got a gun - shoot them.
Grimm:I want to, but they're fur-bearing. I'd need some kind of permit, wouldn't I?
[to construction workers, sarcastically]
Grimm:You know, I want to thank you guys, you could've given us help, but you've given us so much more.
Street Sign Worker:[cheerfully] Hey, that's what we're here for, right?
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Movie Connections:
References My Fair Lady (1964)See more »
Soundtrack:
L-O-V-ESee more »

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15 out of 19 people found the following review useful.
BOZO THE CLOWN WITH A TWIST, 14 November 2002
Author: brianlion from United States

I'm surprised "Quick Change" is not rated higher by the voters of IMDB because I found Bill Murray at his best. Some of his quips and retorts are great. My movie group found this a very funny movie. And what a great idea for robbing a bank.

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