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Frankie and Johnny Are Married (2003)

 -  Comedy  -  8 November 2003 (USA)
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Television director/producer Michael Pressman mounts a production of Frankie and Johnny in the Clare de Lune starring his wife, Lisa Chess. But their attempts to stage the play and work on ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Michael Pressman
Lisa Chess ...
Lisa Chess
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Alan Rosenberg
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Murray Mintz
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Cynthia
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Sally
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Constance
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Roger
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Hector Elizondo
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'Chicago Hope' Paramedic
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Mother
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Jerry Levine
Alice West ...
Alice West
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Billy the Assistant
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Rob the Production Manager
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Television director/producer Michael Pressman mounts a production of Frankie and Johnny in the Clare de Lune starring his wife, Lisa Chess. But their attempts to stage the play and work on their marriage keep running afoul, and everything's threatened by their difficult male lead, Alan Rosenberg. Michael's best hope, as a husband and producer, is to step into the character that Alan has abandoned. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for language including sexual references, and brief drug use
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$4,740 (USA) (28 May 2004)

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$22,900 (USA) (25 June 2004)
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Spoofs Chicago Hope (1994) See more »

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Frankie and Johnny
Arranged and Performed by Sam Cooke
Published by ABKCO Music, Inc.
By Arrangement with BMG Entertainment and ABKCO Records
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10 April 2004 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

This is an excellent film and Alan Rosenberg's performance is spectacular.

There are many good cameo's and it is one of the funniest movies ever. More people should go out and see this movie. Michael Pressman is great as is his wife. I want to go see it again. Their is many bad words. The story is touching and everything is spectacular. The real standout is Alan Rosenberg again. If you wish to see more of him go watch the guardian on cbs on tuesday at 9. Forget 24 and everything else. This movie deserves oscars and a best actor award for Alan Rosenberg. He kicks butt. Let me restate my thesis, this is a great movie, it has great acting, and a great story, and great everything. I really suggest to go out and see this movie.


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