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The Out-of-Towners (1999)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy  |  2 April 1999 (USA)
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The remake of the 1970 Neil Simon comedy follows the adventures of a couple, Henry and Nancy Clark, vexed by misfortune while in New York City for a job interview.

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Henry Clark
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Nancy Clark
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Mr. Mersault
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Greg
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Alan Clark
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Stewardess
Steve Mittleman ...
Passenger
Randall Arney ...
Passenger
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Airline Representative
William Duell ...
Lost Baggage Clerk
J.P. Bumstead ...
Boston Cab Driver
Peggy Mannix ...
Sweeper Woman
Anne Haney ...
Woman in Bathroom
Charlie Dell ...
Janitor on Train
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Rental Car Clerk
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The remake of the 1970 Neil Simon comedy follows the adventures of a couple, Henry and Nancy Clark, vexed by misfortune while in New York City for a job interview.

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They fell in love 24 years ago... and in the next 24 hours, they'll remember why.

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Rated PG-13 for some sex and drug-related humor | See all certifications »
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2 April 1999 (USA)  »

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Perdidos En Nueva York  »

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$40,000,000 (estimated)

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£96,817 (UK) (5 November 1999)

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ESP 58,399,285 (Spain) (29 June 2001)
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Unlike many Neil Simon efforts, which were written as plays and then adapted into a film, Simon originally wrote this directly for the screen when he realized that a play would have difficulty portraying the many different locations involved. See more »

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When Henry is singing in the shower and 'butt flossing', it's apparent that he's wearing dark-colored boxer shorts. See more »

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Henry Clark: You're throwing us out?
Mr. Mersault: Good heavens, no. Security will do that.
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An inconsistent comedy with okay jokes
10 October 1999 | by (Sacramento) – See all my reviews

I have always enjoyed Steve Martin and Goldie Hawn; however, I'm not to sure they work to well as a comedy duo. In one of Martin's previous roles he had played a dramatic role in "The Spanish Prisoner", which seemed to fit him better than play a comedic part. The jokes in this movie seemed to be old and unoriginal. I can't deny that this film was all bad; I did enjoyed bits and pieces of it; however, it seemed like it had been done before under the guise of a different movie title. It just did not have originality for me to keep my attention. It is a light hearted film that is worth seeeing at home for rent. I am just happy I didn't spend money to see at the theatres.


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