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Homer and Eddie (1989)

A mentally disabled man gets help from a sociopath when he tries to reunite with his dying father, who years earlier disowned him.

Director:

Andrey Konchalovskiy (as Andrei Konchalovsky)

Writer:

Patrick Cirillo
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jim Belushi ... Homer Lanza (as James Belushi)
Jim Mapp ... Harmonica Player
John Waters ... Robber #1
Robert Glaudini ... Robber #2
James Thiel James Thiel ... Twin #1
Jeff Thiel Jeff Thiel ... Twin #2 (as Jeffrey Thiel)
Andy Jarrell Andy Jarrell ... Trucker
Anne Ramsey ... Edna
Whoopi Goldberg ... Eddie Cervi
Michelle Milantoni Michelle Milantoni ... Fat Woman in Pizza Joint
Mickey Jones ... Man at Pizza Joint
Annie O'Donnell ... Wife at Pizza Joint
Katherine Barrese Katherine Barrese ... Waitress
Tad Horino ... Mickey
Karen Black ... Belle
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Storyline

A mentally disabled man gets help from a sociopath when he tries to reunite with his dying father, who years earlier disowned him.

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From the director of "Tango And Cash" See more »

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Comedy | Crime | Drama

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R | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 December 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Homer & Eddie See more »

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Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Anne Ramsey's final film appearance (although Meet the Hollowheads (1989) was her last filmed role). This movie was released fifteen months after her death. See more »

Goofs

When Eddie spots the red car at the produce stand and tells Homer to pull in there, she is in the back seat. After they pull in they show her sitting in the front seat. See more »


Soundtracks

Bad Seed
Performed by Richie Havens
Written by John Brannen & Jack Tempchin
Produced by David Malloy
Courtesy of Beatty Wills Music/Night River Music
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10 October 2014 | by scorpioneagleSee all my reviews

I really wonder why so few people know or have heard of this movie I really wonder why this movie has only 5.2 score... I really wonder what kind of people these days watch movies... but let me tell you that a movie ain't a animated COMIC by definition I'm just trying to say that this movie is just awesome it has so many elements on it fun drama sex craziness and wonderful just wonderful acting skill of Belushi and Whoopi they give you a real deep insight in peoples souls and mind their problems and their happiness and affection love in short I love of those on the most under scale of society 2 psychopaths with no money and no one but each other and their car... trying to give their life a direction and meantime survive...


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