Lookin' to Get Out

78
  • R
  • Genre(s): Comedy
  • Release year: 1982
  • Running time: 105 min
Alex has had a good day at the track, a bad night at the poker game and he’ll have a worse time if the guys he owes catch up with him. So Alex and go-along pal Jerry split for Las Vegas where, they hope, Lady Luck and their wits will give them the cash... read more
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Alex has had a good day at the track, a bad night at the poker game and he’ll have a worse time if the guys he owes catch up with him. So Alex and go-along pal Jerry split for Las Vegas where, they hope, Lady Luck and their wits will give them the cash they need. Fans of life-embracing buddy comedy and of Hal Ashby (Harold And Maude, Being There) are in luck with this newly discovered version of Ashby’s Lookin’ To Get Out,” with 15 minutes of never-before-seen footage. Jon Voight, directed by Ashby in his Academy Award-winning* role in Coming Home, plays mercurial Alex and co-wrote this con-is-on tale, co-starring Ann-Margret and Burt Young and featuring a very young Angelina Jolie in her very first film. Sit at the blackjack table with these likable rogues. Place your bets. Hide your wallet.

Original Release

10/08/1982

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Cast

Jon Voight Alex Kovac
Ann-Margret Patti Warner
Burt Young Jerry Feldman
Bert Remsen Smitty
Jude Farese Harry (as Jude Ferrese)
Richard Bradford Bernie Gold
Stacey Pickren Rusty - The Red-Headed Hooker
Fox Harris Harvey - The Elevator Operator
Clyde Kusatsu Parking Attendant - Gets the China Speech
Roger Rook Poker Player
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Hal Ashby

Writers

Jon Voight, Al Schwartz

Cast

Jon Voight Alex Kovac
Ann-Margret Patti Warner
Burt Young Jerry Feldman
Bert Remsen Smitty
Jude Farese Harry (as Jude Ferrese)
Richard Bradford Bernie Gold
Stacey Pickren Rusty - The Red-Headed Hooker
Fox Harris Harvey - The Elevator Operator
Clyde Kusatsu Parking Attendant - Gets the China Speech
Roger Rook Poker Player
Don Lake Alfred Jordon - Registration Desk
Angelina Jolie Tosh Warner (as Angelina Jolie Voight)
Samantha Harper Lillian - Jerry's Ex-Wife
Marcheline Bertrand Girl in Jeep
Siegfried & Roy Magicians (as Siegfried and Roy Enterprises)
Hal Ashby
Jack Andreozzi
Allen Keller Joey
Larry Flash Jenkins Parking Attendant - Brings Up the Car (as Larry 'Flash' Jenkins)
Bill Borsella Poker Player

Producers

Editors

Éva Gárdos, Janice Hampton, Robert C. Jones, Wayne Wahrman, William A. Sawyer

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