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Waitress! (1981)

Three lovely waitresses contend with a drunken, slovenly chef and mutinous patrons.

Directors:

Michael Herz, Lloyd Kaufman (as Samuel Weil)

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Charles Kaufman (screenplay), Michael Stone (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jim Harris Jim Harris ... Jerry
Carol Drake Carol Drake ... Andrea
Carol Bevar Carol Bevar ... Jennifer
Renata Hickey Renata Hickey ... Lindsey (as Renata Majer)
Hunt Block ... Bill (as David Hunt)
Tony Denison ... Moe (as Anthony Sarrero)
Ed Fenton Ed Fenton ... Mr. Bellerman
Augie Grompone Augie Grompone ... Piebalt
Bonnie Horan Bonnie Horan ... Mrs. Bellerman
Fred Salador Fred Salador ... Mr. Cavendish
Wendy Stuart Wendy Stuart ... Miss Watkins, Mr. Cavendish's Assistant
William Kirksey William Kirksey ... Mr. Alfred
Katya Colman Katya Colman ... Mrs. Alfred
Nancy Salis Nancy Salis ... Ms. Cawley
Helen Perle Helen Perle ... Mrs. Margolis
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Three lovely waitresses contend with a drunken, slovenly chef and mutinous patrons.

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The Fun Starts as Soon as You're Seated! See more »

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Comedy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 December 1983 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Soup to Nuts See more »

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Mono

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Color
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Chris Noth's film debut. See more »


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Dancin' Up A One Way Street
© 1979
Written by April Lang and Annie Roboff
Performed by April and Annie
Produced by Ned Liben in association with Alan Mansfield for Sundragon Productions.
New York City
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A Hidden Classic in the World of Film
11 February 1999 | by Peggy-7See all my reviews

If you've seen Troma's The Toxic Avenger, then you can get ready for Waitress. While it's not the horror movie Toxic was, its humor is matched 100 percent by Toxic.

Corny like a Sunday, Waitress is still one of my favorite films. It's VERY funny, most people are scared to say that this film is good, because they're afraid people will think they are dumb, well I have an above average IQ, a building full of friends and a sweet life, and I say Waitress is good.

On a scale of 1 to 10, Waitress gets a 9!


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