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Another You (1991)

R  |   |  Comedy, Crime  |  26 July 1991 (USA)
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George has been in a mental hospital for 3 years and is finally ready to go out into the real world again. Eddie Dash, a dedicated con-man, is supposed to keep him out of trouble, but when ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Eddie Dash
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George / Abe Fielding
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Elaine / Mimi Kravitz
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Rupert Dibbs
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Gloria
Phil Rubenstein ...
Al
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Therapist
Billy Beck ...
Harry
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Tim
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Phil
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Walt
Kandis Chappell ...
Gail
Elsa Raven ...
Volunteer
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Nurse
Norman Glasser ...
Male patient
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George has been in a mental hospital for 3 years and is finally ready to go out into the real world again. Eddie Dash, a dedicated con-man, is supposed to keep him out of trouble, but when people begin to recognize George as the missing millionaire Abe, Eddie wants to take advantage of the situation. Written by Lars J. Aas <larsa@colargol.edb.tih.no>

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One lies for fun. The other lies for money. Now that's teamwork.

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Comedy | Crime

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Rated R for language | See all certifications »

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26 July 1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Uno miente, el otro engaña  »

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Budget:

$17,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$2,865,916 (USA)
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The worst performing picture at the box-office of the four Richard Pryor and Gene Wilder movies. See more »

Quotes

Therapist: George, we have a nice man coming by to take you to the theater, the musuem, help you re-introduce yourself to the world. Are you ready for that, George?
George: I don't know.
Therapist: What did you tell me the other day? You said, I'm a Ready Teddy Yo! What did you say yesterday?
George: I'm a ready teddy yo.
Therapist: Are you afraid, George? That you'll go out there and start lying again?
Phil: [in a crazy English accent] No, No. He's just afraid of lyin. Isn't that right, Pinoch?
[means pinocchio]
Phil: Ya Ha Ha Ha Ha! He starts lyin', then...
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Richard Pryor's character says some profanity about the Tri-Star Pictures horse when the logo plays See more »

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References Rain Man (1988) See more »

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YODEL MEDLEY
Written by Kenny Roberts
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15 July 2008 | by (Earth) – See all my reviews

Unpleasant final teaming of Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor. Mr. Wilder (as George) and Mr. Pryor (as Eddie) had to have already been contracted and paid for this film to see completion. Otherwise, there are no credible responses to the remarks, "You guys are awful!" and "This is NOT working!" The most jaw-dropping unfunny moments involve yodeling. Mercedes Ruehl (as Elaine aka Mimi) has an sexy and effective black underwear scene. Pryor has a good sequence, upon arriving at the Fielding mansion. Wilder impersonates Cary Grant and Desi Arnaz. If you don't count Lucy, Ethel, and Elvia Allman working in the candy factory (on the Fielding's TV), the early 1990s Hollywood location footage is the film's only real strength.

** Another You (1991) Maurine Phillips ~ Gene Wilder, Richard Pryor, Mercedes Ruehl


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