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Lost in America Details


Bored with their cushy suburban existence, yuppie David (Albert Brooks) talks his wife Linda (Julie Hagerty) into selling everything they own and hitting the road to "see America." As a starting-over gesture, David and Linda are romantically remarried in Las Vegas -- which, ironically, proves to be the beginning of the end of their idyll. In short order, Linda loses their life's savings, the couple nearly self-destructs at Hoover Dam, they take blue-collar jobs in a go-nowhere Arizona town, and....Well, if you know your Albert Brooks, be prepared for a steady stream of manic social satire. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi


Albert Brooks
as David Howard
Julie Hagerty
as Linda Howard
Garry Marshall
as Casino Manager
Art Frankel
as Employment Agent
Michael Greene
as Paul Dunn
Maggie Roswell
as Patty
Tom Tarpey
as Brad Tooley
Ernie Brown
as Pharmacist
Charles Boswell
as Highway Patrolman
Donald Gibb
as Ex-Convict
Tina Kincaid
as Model
Michael Cornelison
as Front Desk Clerk
Raul Flores
as Boy on Bicycle
David Katz
as Boy on Bicycle
Gayle Lanza
as Hostess
Hans Wagner
as Hans
Candy Ann Brown
as David's Secretary
Herb Nanas
as Mercedes Driver
Rex Reed
as Himself (on radio)
Pat Garrison
as Roulette Croupier
Mark Sydney
as Boy on Bicycle
Sylvia Farrel
as Receptionist
Brandy Rubin
as Paul Dunn's Secretary
Ray Gideon
as Ray
Byron Tong
as Roulette Player
Radu Gavor
as Bellman
Joey Coleman
as Skippy
Bea Manners
as Trailer Park Couple
Zeke Manners
as Trailer Park Couple
Barbara Claman


Albert Brooks
Martin F. Katz
Monica Johnson
Albert Brooks
Eric Saarinen
David Finfer
Herb Nanas
Executive Producer
Cynthia Bales
Costume Designer
Dick Albain
Special Effects
Martin F. Katz
Production Manager