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Funny Farm Details

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[[Performer~P12488~Chevy Chase~chevychase]] stars as Andy Farmer, a sportswriter who moves with his schoolteacher wife Elizabeth (Madolyn Smith) to the country in order to write a novel in relative seclusion. Of course, seclusion is the last thing the Farmers find in the small, eccentric town, where disaster awaits them at every turn. The veteran production staff features the likes of composer [[Performer~P81647~Elmer Bernstein~elmerbernstein]], cinematographer [[Performer~P105095~Miroslav Ondricek~miroslavondrícek]], production designer [[Performer~P83510~Henry Bumstead~henrybumstead]], and director [[Performer~P94375~George Roy Hill~georgeroyhill]] ([[Feature~V46920~The Sting~thesting]], [[Feature~V55313~The World According to Garp~theworldaccordingtogarp]]). ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

  • Release date:June 3, 1988

Cast

Chevy Chase
as Andy Farmer
Madolyn Smith
as Elizabeth Farmer
Kevin O'Morrison
as Sheriff Ledbetter
Joseph Maher
as Michael Sinclair
Jack Gilpin
as Bud Culbertson
Brad Sullivan
as Brock
Don Plumley
as Reporter
Glenn Plummer
as Mickey
Evelyn McLean
as Caroler
Dennis Barr
as First Base Coach
Helen Lloyd Breed
as Old Operator
David Woodberry
as Ike
Kit Le Fever
as Young Operator
Alison Hannas
as Caroler
Marion Dougherty
Nicholas Wyman
as Dirk Criterion
Alice Drummond
as Mrs. Dinges
David Williams
as Marcus
Steve Jonas
as Driving Instructor
Jamie Meyer
as Teenager
Dan Desmond
as Reporter
Judson Duncan
as Caroler
William Severs
as Newspaper Editor
Bill Fagerbakke
as Lon Criterion
Paul Linke
as Caroler
Audrie Neenan
as Ivy
Dakin Matthews
as Marion Corey, Jr.
Mike Starr
as Crocker
Raynor Scheine
as Oates
Caris Corfman
as Betsy Culbertson
William Newman
as Gus Lotterhand
Kristin Kellom
as Caroler
George "Buck" Flower
as Peterbrook
MacIntyre Dixon
as Mayor Barclay
Nesbitt Blaisdell
as Hank
Russell Bletzer
as Councilman
Steven John
as Caroler
Robert Ingram
as Caroler
Peter Boyden
as Reporter
William Duell
as Old Character
Reg E. Cathey
as Reporter

Crew

George Roy Hill
Director
Robert L. Crawford
Producer
Jay Cronley
Book Author
Jeffrey Boam
Screenwriter
Miroslav Ondrícek
Cinematographer
Elmer Bernstein
Composer (Music Score)
Alan Heim
Editor
George Goodman
Production Designer
Henry Bumstead
Production Designer
Bruce Bodner
Executive Producer
Judy Cammer
Set Designer
Ann Roth
Costume Designer
Jim Van Wyck
First Assistant Director
Tom Priestley Jr.
Camera Operator
Marion Dougherty
Casting
Micky Moore
Second Unit Director
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