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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
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Sweeper Woman
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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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$8,224,215 (USA) (2 April 1999)

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ESP 58,399,285 (Spain) (29 June 2001)
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One of two comedies that actor Steve Martin starred in in 1999. The other was Bowfinger (1999). 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 »

Quotes

Henry: This is how I suck.
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That Old Black Magic
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Performed by Louis Prima and Keely Smith
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A Funny, Funny Movie
4 July 2000 | by (NY) – See all my reviews

I don't know why so many people are slamming this movie, I thought it was hilarious. Goldie Hawn, Steve Martin, and John Cleese make the movie very, very funny. A decent sense of humor is all one needs to laugh from beginning to end.


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