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Modern Problems
Director: Ken Shapiro (Dir)
Release Date:   1981
Premiere Information:   Los Angeles and New York openings: 25 Dec 1981
Duration (in mins):   90
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Cast:   Chevy Chase (Max)  
    Patti D'Arbanville (Darcy)  
    Mary Kay Place (Lorraine)  
    Nell Carter (Dorita)  
    Brian Doyle-Murray (Brian)  


Production Company: Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.  
Distribution Company: Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.  
Director: Ken Shapiro (Dir)
Producer: Alan Greisman (Prod)
  Michael Shamberg (Prod)
Writer: Ken Shapiro (Wrt)
  Tom Sherohman (Wrt)
  Arthur Sellers (Wrt)
Photography: Edmond Koons (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: Jack Senter (Prod des)
Film Editor: Michael Jablow (Film ed)
Music: Dominic Frontiere (Mus)
MPAA Rating: PG
Country: United States
Language: English

Source Text:

Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation 3/2/1982 dd/mm/yyyy PA127236

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Genre: Comedy


Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Hollywood Reporter   29 Dec 1981   p. 2.
Los Angeles Times   28 Dec 1981   p. 5.
New York Times   28 Dec 1981   p. 16.
Variety   30 Dec 1981   p. 16.

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