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Another You (1991)

R | | Comedy, Crime | 26 July 1991 (USA)
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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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 is a professional. The other is pathological. See more »

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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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Trivia

In their first two movies together, Silver Streak (1976) and Stir Crazy (1980), Gene Wilder received top first billing and Richard Pryor got second billing. However, in their final two movies together, this film and See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989), Pryor got first billing with Wilder getting second. See more »

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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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Written and Performed by Andy Summers
Courtesy of Private Music, a division of Private, Inc.
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Not a patch on 'Silver Streak' or 'Stir Crazy'.
29 April 2001 | by (Northern Ireland) – See all my reviews

Another turn out for the Pryor/Wilder duo which does have some funny scenes and amusing dialogue. However, Another You does drag its heels and seems to lose its way halfway through. Just a little too slapstick and not a patch on the fantastic 'Silver Streak' and very funny 'Stir Crazy. I'll give it a 5.


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