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Billy Crystal: Midnight Train to Moscow (1989)

Midnight Train to Moscow (original title)
when billy crystal starts hearing voices in his backyard "if you go there take a jacket " it's a psychic invitation for him to revisit his Russian roots. so billy goes back for a live stand... See full summary »

Writer:

Billy Crystal
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Billy Crystal ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
David Lloyd Austin David Lloyd Austin ... Gorbachev
Jennifer Crystal Foley ... Herself, Sophie (as Jennifer Crystal)
Janice Crystal Janice Crystal ... Herself
Lindsay Crystal ... Herself
William De Acutis William De Acutis ... Todd
Lucy Lee Flippin ... Boy
David Gamburg David Gamburg ... Boris
Voyo Goric Voyo Goric ... Tomb Guard
Vyacheslav Grishechkin Vyacheslav Grishechkin ... Maitre'd
Christopher Guest ... The Voice
Steven Houska ... Russian Guard
Robert Machray ... Father
John Mahon ... Cabinet Member
Gene Scherer Gene Scherer ... Cabinet Member
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Storyline

when billy crystal starts hearing voices in his backyard "if you go there take a jacket " it's a psychic invitation for him to revisit his Russian roots. so billy goes back for a live stand up performance at Moscow's Pushkin theater preceded by a hilarious tour of Russia and it's people in an evening that he calls "jokenost". crystal discovers a Moscow you would never see from the 'leninland' theme park to the popular Russian night club 'catch a rising tsar' see billy introduce Russian audiences to a popular American pasttime "the wave" and much much more in this hilarious evening of culture swap and sparkling comedy of the crystal kind. Written by andrea brooks

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Russian

Release Date:

21 October 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Billy Crystal: Midnight Train to Moscow See more »

Filming Locations:

Moscow, Russia

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Color
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Spoofs Field of Dreams (1989) See more »

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