Director: Alan Metter Cast: Richard Pryor, Beverly Todd, Dave Thomas



A transit engineer and his family must face the gargantuan task of moving from New Jersey to Boise, Idaho in this lively comedy starring Richard Pryor. It all begins after he gets a really great job out West. Unfortunately, his family is less than thrilled with the prospect. The furniture movers, who prove to be crooks, and their crazy neighbors conspire to make matters all the worse.

Product Details

Release Date: 09/01/1998
UPC: 0085391178934
Original Release: 1988
Rating: R
Source: Warner Home Video

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Richard Pryor Arlo Pear
Beverly Todd Monica Pear
Dave Thomas Gary Marcus
Dana Carvey Brad Williams
Randy Quaid Frank/Cornell Crawford
Stacey Dash Casey Pear
Raphael Harris Marshall Pear
Ishmael Harris Randy Pear
Robert La Sardo Perry
Ji-Tu Cumbuka Edwards
King Kong Bundy Gorgo
Morris Day Rudy
Rodney Dangerfield Banker
Ann Bellamy Woman at Yard Sale
Anne Gee Byrd Realtor
Audree Chapman Reporter
Diedre Madsen Young Wife
Darrah Meeley Mrs. Davenport
Rony Rolan Parking Attendant
Stephan Michale Cole Young Husband
Dave Johnson Race Track Announcer
Claire Malis Helen Fredericks
John Wesley Roy Henderson
Jason Marin Paperboy
Traci Lind Natalie
Will Gill Security Guard
Don Franklin Kevin
Gordon Jump Simon Eberhart
Julius J. Carry Coach Wilcox
David L. King Kitchen Couple Man
Bever-Leigh Banfield Kitchen Couple Woman
Lynne Stewart Mrs. Seeger
Dorothy Meyer Grandma
Al Fann Grandpa
Don Draper Homeowner
Alan Oppenheimer Mr. Cadell
Brooke Alderson Mrs. Cadell
Bill Wiley Arnold Butterworth
Bibi Osterwald Crystal Butterworth
Molly McClure Puzzle Lady
Gene Ross Bike Buyer
Patrick Cranshaw Packer
Lori Doran Waitress
Shirley Brown Mrs. Messina
Jacque Lynn Colton Mrs. Griffin
Shirley Jo Finney Junior High Secretary
Joe Praml Ted Barnett
Lisa Moncure Nina Franklin
Joseph Feinstein Reporter
Rif Hutton Reporter
Michael Briggs Reporter
J.J. Barry Bartender
Dian Kobayashi Anchorman
Rae Allen Dr. Phyllis Ames
Newell Alexander Announcer
Leslie Jordan Customer at Bar
Michael Casey Hank
Denise Kendall Girl in Limbo
Paul Willson Mr. Seeger
Roger Reid Bob Delaney

Technical Credits
Alan Metter Director
Alan Balsam Editor
Andy Breckman Screenwriter
Ollie E. Brown Songwriter
Stuart Cornfeld Producer
Linda de Scenna Set Decoration/Design
Marion Dougherty Casting
David R. Ellis Stunts
Marty P. Ewing Asst. Director
Mickey Gilbert Stunts
Kim Kurumada Associate Producer,Co-producer
Michael Lantieri Special Effects
Gary D. Liddiard Makeup
Donald M. McAlpine Cinematographer
Clayton Pinney Special Effects
Deborah L. Scott Costumes/Costume Designer
Howard Shore Score Composer
David Snyder Production Designer
Jim Tanenbaum Sound/Sound Designer
Joe Wood Art Director,Production Designer

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Moving 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
this is an absolutely brilliant film, its the funniest film ive ever seen. this website is the only place ive been able to buy it from after looking all over for it.