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Greedy (March 4, 1994)

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BRIEF PLOT DESCRIPTION

Afraid that the rich patriarch of the McTeague family is about to will his vast fortune to a newly acquired bimbette-nurse, the family calls in long-lost second cousin Daniel McTeague.

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GENERAL FILM INFORMATION

GENRE: Comedy
TAGLINE:Where there’s a will…there’s a relative.
U.S. RELEASE DATE: March 4, 1994
RUNNING TIME: 113 minutes; 1 hour 53 minutes
RATING: PG-13
OPENING WEEKEND GROSS: $4,805,115
TOTAL GROSS USA: $12,428,935

CREW AND OTHER TECHNICAL INFORMATION

WRITER: Lowell Ganz, Babaloo Mandell
DIRECTOR: Jonathan Lynn
PRODUCER: Brian Grazer
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: George Folsey, Jr., David T. Friendly
EDITOR: Tony Lombardo
CINEMATOGRAPHER: Gabriel Beristain
PRODUCTION DESIGN: Victoria Paul, Dan Webster, Anne H. Ahrens
ORIGINAL MUSIC BY: Randy Edelman
ADDITIONAL ORIGINAL MUSIC BY: Phil Marshall
SPECIAL EFFECTS BY: Rocky Gehr
OPTICAL EFFECTS BY: Buena Vista Imaging
COSTUME DESIGNER: Shay Cunliffe
MAKE-UP BY: Bron Roylance
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Imagine Entertainment
DISTRIBUTOR: Universal Pictures
ASPECT RATIO: 1:85:1

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CAST :: CHARACTER NAME…ACTOR NAME

Daniel McTeague…Michael J. Fox
Uncle Joe…Kirk Douglas
Robin Hunter…Nancy Travis
Molly Richardson…Olivia d’Abo
Frank…Phil Hartman
Carl…Ed Begley Jr.
Glen…Jere Burns
Patti…Colleen Camp
Ed…Bob Balaban
Muriel…Joyce Hyser
Nora…Mary Ellen Trainor
Tina…Siobhan Fallon
Bartlett…Kevin McCarthy
Laura…Khandi Alexander
Douglass…Jonathan Lynn
Daniel Sr….Francis X. McCarthy
Actor…Tom Mason
Hotel Clerk…Austin Pendleton
TV Director…Lowell Ganz
Assistant TV Director…Bea Soong
Little Danny…Beau Byron
Little Carl…Ronnie Prettyman
Dennis…Sean Babb
Joe (9 years old)…Adam Hendershott
Joe (6 years old)…Eric Lloyd
Jolene…Kirsten Dunst
Jolette…Lisa Bradley
Yolanda…Rita Gomez
Wayne…John Lafayette
Beefy Worker…Rich Barletta
Uncle Vince at the Piano…Vince Morton
Himself…Chris Schenkel
Stunt Co-ordinator and Michael J. Fox’s Stunt Double…Charles Croughwell

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SOUNDTRACK :: SONG TITLE COMPOSER/LYRICIST PERFORMER

Inka Dinka Doo…Jimmy Durante, Ben Ryan…Jimmy Durante
Soft Way of Talkin…Phil Marshall…Steve Wood
Money…Unknown…The Rembrandts
Money Slips Through My Fingers…Mark Turnbull…Beth Wood

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EXTRAS

Trivia

Michael J. Fox was trained by professional bowler Johnny Petraglia to help his bowling style look convincing.

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