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Another You (1991)

 -  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 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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Storyline

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

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

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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Trivia

Actress Mercedes Ruehl co-starred in this movie released in the same 1991 year as The Fisher King (1991) where she won the Best Supporting Actress Academy Award (Oscar). See more »

Quotes

Eddie Dash: [still holding the saxophone, Eddie looks around making sure no one sees, then bends down and turns off the boom box playing the saxophone music. He picks up his hat with all the change people have dropped in it and shakes it]
Eddie Dash: Hey Andy! Drinks are on the house!
[Eddie enters the bar]
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Crazy Credits

George saying: Don't ever call my friend a "shithead" again, OK? See more »

Connections

Features I Love Lucy (1951) See more »

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CHARMING SNAKES
Written and Performed by Andy Summers
Courtesy of Private Music, a division of Private, Inc.
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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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