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Lost in America
Director: Albert Brooks (Dir)
Release Date:   1985
Premiere Information:   New York opening: week of 15 Feb 1985; Los Angeles opening: 15 Mar 1985
Duration (in mins):   91
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Cast:   Albert Brooks (David Howard)  
    Julie Hagerty (Linda Howard)  
    Michael Greene (Paul Dunn)  
    Tom Tarpey (Brad Tooley)  
    Garry Marshall (Casino manager)  

Production Company: Geffen Film Company  
Distribution Company: Geffen Film Company  
  Warner Bros., Inc. (Warner Communications, Inc.)
Director: Albert Brooks (Dir)
Producer: Marty Katz (Prod)
Writer: Albert Brooks (Wrt)
  Monica Johnson (Wrt)
Photography: Eric Saarinen (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: Richard Sawyer (Prod des)
Film Editor: David Finfer (Film ed)
Music: Arthur B. Rubinstein (Mus)
MPAA Rating: R
Country: United States
Language: English

Source Text:

Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
the Geffen Film Company 15/5/1985 dd/mm/yyyy PA255004

Physical Properties: Sd:

Genre: Comedy

Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Hollywood Reporter   13 Feb 1985   p. 3, 26.
Los Angeles Times   15 Mar 1985   p. 1, 6.
New York Times   15 Feb 1985   p. 5.
Variety   13 Feb 1985   p. 22, 35.

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