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Another You -- Perennial funnymen Richard Pryor and Gene Wilder are a pair of pathological liars meant for each other.
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Writer (WGA):
Ziggy Steinberg (written by)
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Release Date:
26 July 1991 (USA) See more »
Meet two big liars. See more »
George has been in a mental hospital for 3 years and is finally ready to go out into the real world again... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Not the best plot, but great lines. See more (15 total) »


  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Richard Pryor ... Eddie Dash

Gene Wilder ... George / Abe Fielding

Mercedes Ruehl ... Elaine / Mimi Kravitz

Stephen Lang ... Rupert Dibbs

Vanessa Williams ... Gloria
Phil Rubenstein ... Al

Peter Michael Goetz ... Therapist
Billy Beck ... Harry

Jerry Houser ... Tim

Kevin Pollak ... Phil

Craig Richard Nelson ... Walt
Kandis Chappell ... Gail
Elsa Raven ... Volunteer

Catherine E. Coulson ... Nurse
Norman Glasser ... Male patient
Gil Mandelik ... Maitre' D

Tammy Hanson ... Hatcheck girl
Gian-Carlo Scandiuzzi ... Headwaiter (as Giancarlo Scandiuzzi)

Maurice Phillips ... Waiter
Tabi Cooper ... Dental patient
Annie O'Donnell ... Dental patient

Vincent Schiavelli ... Dentist

Romy Rosemont ... Dental assistant

Andy Summers ... Bandleader
Seppo Viljanen ... Masseur

Biff Yeager ... Benziger
Peter Schuck ... Foster
Gail Cameron ... Hayes

William Washington ... Blumenthal (as Bill Washington)
Sheila M. Howard ... Employee

Gianni Russo ... Carlos
J. Dennis Washington ... Frankenstein (as Dennis Washington)
Dennis O'Sullivan ... Traffic cop

Sheryl Bernstein ... Fan
Willi Vollerthun ... Bavarian Trio member
Lothar Beer ... Bavarian Trio member
Peter Vogel ... Bavarian Trio member
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Liam Ferguson ... Dentist (uncredited)

Michael J. Pollard ... Brad (uncredited)

Directed by
Maurice Phillips 
Writing credits
Ziggy Steinberg (written by)

Produced by
Robert J. Anderson .... associate producer
Louis D'Esposito .... associate producer
Ziggy Steinberg .... producer
Allan Wertheim .... associate producer
Ted Zachary .... executive producer
Original Music by
Charles Gross 
Cinematography by
Victor J. Kemper 
Film Editing by
Dennis M. Hill 
Casting by
Allison Cowitt 
Mike Fenton 
Production Design by
J. Dennis Washington  (as Dennis Washington)
Art Direction by
John P. Bruce 
Set Decoration by
Robert R. Benton 
Costume Design by
Ruth Myers 
Makeup Department
Kareen Boursier .... hair stylist
Susan Carol Schwary .... key hair stylist
Annie M. DeMille .... hair stylist
Tony Lloyd .... makeup artist
Francesca Paris .... key hair stylist
Carol Schwartz .... key makeup artist
Monty Westmore .... makeup artist
Production Management
Allan Wertheim .... unit production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Otie Brown .... second second assistant director
Louis D'Esposito .... first assistant director
Sean Hobin .... second assistant director
Liz Ryan .... second assistant director
Art Department
Richard Baum .... assistant property master
Neil Garland .... propmaker
Karen Higgins .... general foreman
Steven Kissick .... carpenter
Stacey S. McIntosh .... construction coordinator
Richard McKenzie .... set designer
Ray Mercer Jr. .... property master
William H. Phen Jr. .... carpenter
Michael A. Tice .... propmaker
Michael Zansky .... lead scenic artist
Randy L. Childs .... propmaker gangboss (uncredited)
Sound Department
Bill W. Benton .... sound re-recording mixer
Gary Blufer .... sound effects recordist
Richard Burton .... sound editor
Rickley W. Dumm .... assistant sound editor
Gordon Ecker .... supervising sound editor
John Michael Fanaris .... sound effects coordinator
Mark C. Grech .... utility sound technician
Scott D. Jackson .... supervising foley editor
Tobie Joanne Jackson .... sound effects coordinator (as Tobie Jackson)
John Leveque .... supervising sound editor
Anthony Milch .... sound editor
Timothy P. Salmon .... boom operator
John J. Stephens .... sound re-recording mixer
Jim Stuebe .... boom operator
Becky Sullivan .... supervising adr editor
Shawn Sykora .... foley editor
Gregory H. Watkins .... sound re-recording mixer
Keith A. Wester .... production sound mixer
Special Effects by
Rodney M. Byrd .... special effects
Gary D'Amico .... special effects
Burt Dalton .... special effects supervisor
Joseph C. Sasgen .... special effects (uncredited)
BJ Davis .... stunts
Gene Harrison .... stunt double: Steven Lang & Gene Wilder
Terry Jackson .... stunt double: Gene Wilder
Gene LeBell .... stunts
Ernie F. Orsatti .... stunt coordinator
Noon Orsatti .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
Steve Adcock .... second assistant camera
Ralph Brandofino .... first assistant camera: "b" camera (1991)
John C. Cole .... dolly grip
Alan R. Disler .... first assistant camera "a" camera
Brad Edmiston .... Steadicam assistant
John J. Ellingwood .... second assistant camera
Ken Fisher .... Steadicam assistant (as Ken W. Fisher)
Norman Glasser .... chief lighting technician
Michael Guthrie .... grip
Simon Jayes .... crane operator: Technocrane
George Kohut .... camera operator
Gary Muller .... first assistant camera: New York
Randy Nolen .... Steadicam operator
Andrew Priestley .... second assistant camera
Marcia Reed .... still photographer
Bob Rose .... key grip
Erich O. Rose .... best boy grip
Alan Shultz .... dolly grip
Jeffery J. Tufano .... first assistant camera: New York
Elizabeth Ziegler .... Steadicam operator
Casting Department
Mariann H.W. Lee .... extras casting
Costume and Wardrobe Department
William A. Campbell .... costume supervisor
J.J. Jenkins .... costume supervisor
Linda Matthews .... costume supervisor
Editorial Department
Donah Bassett .... negative cutter
Sharon Smith Holley .... assistant editor: film
Location Management
Cliff T.E. Roseman .... location manager
Tim Tyler .... location assistant
Music Department
Gary Anderson .... orchestrator
Tom Glazer .... composer: song "Be Kind to Your Webfooted Friends"
Katherine Quittner .... music editor
Katherine Quittner .... music editor: temp score
Dennis S. Sands .... score mixer
Transportation Department
Bryce Guy Williams .... transportation coordinator
Other crew
Carol Bawer .... set production assistant
Chuck Dudley .... production assistant
Liz Dykhouse .... payroll accountant
Andy Fickman .... production executive
Richard Greenberg .... title designer
Karen Hale Wookey .... script supervisor
Christine M. Norton .... assistant: Ted Zachary
Mark Romano .... assistant accountant
Judi Rosner .... production coordinator
Bruce Schluter .... title designer
Margie Sperling .... second assistant director
Leeann Stonebreaker .... production coordinator
Mira Tweti .... unit publicist

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Rated R for language
Spain:94 min | USA:98 min
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
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Did You Know?

Final film to date of Ziggy Steinberg who acted as a writer and producer on this picture.See more »
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 his nose starts growin', I hate it when that happens. Ya Ha Ha Ha Ha!
Therapist:Now that's enough Phil, you let him talk.
Brad:Nah, he's afraid he'll see his old girlfried, and he won't be able to get it up.
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Movie Connections:
References Silver Streak (1976)See more »


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4 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Not the best plot, but great lines., 7 March 1999
Author: Martin-64 from Stockholm, Sweden

Seeing that this movie only received an average vote of 4.3, I felt that I had to set the record straight; it deserves at least a 6. True, the plot isn't the best, but the lines are superb. Richard Pryor and Gene Wilder (a great double team) really work wonders together. So please, do yourself a favour and go rent this movie, it's worth it.

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