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Strike It Rich (1990)

PG | | Comedy | 26 January 1990 (USA)
A London accountant on his honeymoon gets swept away by gambling fever.

Director:

James Scott

Writers:

Graham Greene (novel), James Scott
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Robert Lindsay ... Bertram
Molly Ringwald ... Cary
Marianne Price Marianne Price ... Bus Conductress
Jeffrey Robert Jeffrey Robert ... Bus Conductor
Willy Ross Willy Ross ... Man in Cinema
Harriet Reynolds Harriet Reynolds ... Telephonist
Tim Seely Tim Seely ... Arnold
Godfrey Talbot Godfrey Talbot ... Naismith
Marius Goring ... Blixon
John Gielgud ... Herbert Dreuther
Richenda Carey ... Miss Bullen
Lawrence Davidson Lawrence Davidson ... Hotel Receptionist
Patrick Albenque Patrick Albenque ... Assistant Hotel Manager
Olivier De Neufville Olivier De Neufville ... Casino Doorman
Max Wall ... Bowles
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Storyline

A bland young accountant for a huge company decides to splurge on a honeymoon trip to Monte Carlo with his new bride, despite the fact such a trip is far beyond their means. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 January 1990 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Loser Takes All See more »

Filming Locations:

Monte Carlo, Monaco

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$541,626
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Molly Ringwald prepared for this role by riding the bus in Los Angeles. See more »

Connections

Version of Loser Takes All (1956) See more »

Soundtracks

Jet Black Cadillac
performed by Dan Russell
Courtesy of Motor Records
Written by Dana Russell Simmons
Published by Vehicle Music
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Don't bother. If this movie reflects Molly's Talent, oh boy!
26 October 1998 | by Mike-369See all my reviews

Thoroughly predictable plot. Poor acting and a real snoozer. Characters never fully developed and I kept thinking, yah right! There was nothing about Molly that made her redeeming. For all the money her husband won, one had to stop and think, is she really worth it - certainly not her acting.


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