Drop Dead Fred
Rating
Details
Director:Ate de Jong
Writer:Elizabeth Livingston, Carlos Davis
Producer:Tim Bevan, Carlos Davis, Anthony Fingleton, Paul Webster
Theatrical:1991
Rated:PG-13
Studio:Lions Gate
Genre:Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Duration:103
Summary
A young woman who's attempting to find her place in the world battles with her controlling mother and a womanizing husband finds comfort and confusion with the appearance of her childhood friend. It is a zappy movie that emphasizes self-actualization.
Cast
Phoebe Cates Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Cronin
Rik Mayall Drop Dead Fred
Marsha Mason Polly Cronin
Tim Matheson Charles
Carrie Fisher Janie
Keith Charles Murray
Ashley Peldon Young Elizabeth
Daniel Gerroll Nigel Cronin
Ron Eldard Mickey Bunce
Eleanor Mondale Attractive Customer
Bob Reid Judge Dubben
Peter Thoemke Arsonist
Sjoukje De Jong Douma Grandma Bunce
Paul Holmes Man in Speedboat
Steve Cochran Waiter #1
Robert Meyzen Waiter #2
Daniel Buchen Doctor Ryland
Marie Mathay Concerned Mom
Peter Breitmayer Go to Hell Herman
Clark Niederjohn Velcro Head
Tom Bethke Graggy
Elizabeth Gray Namby Pamby
Cheryl Hawker Nurse
Michael Welker Waiter at Wine Gala
Kelly Benson Natalie Bunce
Cathy Lind Hayes Ms. Fuzzock
David John Adamson Clerk (uncredited)
Bridget Fonda Annabella (uncredited)
Paul Nobrega Lawyer (uncredited)
Rod Pitman Plain Clothes Bank Guard (uncredited)
Andrei Sterling Waiter (uncredited)
Randy Edelman Composer
Peter Deming Cinematographer
Marshall Harvey Editor
James Belohovek model builder: Doug Beswick Productions, Inc. (as Jim Belohovek)
Doug Beswick stop motion animator: Doug Beswick Productions, Inc.
Phillip Billey assistant special effects (as Phil Billey)
Theresa Burkett puppet costumer: Doug Beswick Productions, Inc. (as Teresa Burkett)
Yancy Calzada mechanical technician: Doug Beswick Productions, Inc.
Bob Cooper special effects coordinator
Mitch Devane stop motion sculptor: Doug Beswick Productions, Inc. (as Mitch DeVane)
Paul Murphy assistant special effects
Margaret Prentice puppet painter: Doug Beswick Productions, Inc. (as Margaret Prentick)
DVD Details
Languages:English Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround
Sound:Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround
Aspect Ratio:1.85 : 1
Picture Format:Pan & Scan
Region:1
Release:Jul 2003