The Fisher King

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A washed-up New York radio DJ, obsessed with his part in the death of a listener, finds his life changed by an eccentric homeless man. Terrific cast, highlighted by Oscar winner Ruehl!
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A washed-up New York radio DJ, obsessed with his part in the death of a listener, finds his life changed by an eccentric homeless man. Terrific cast, highlighted by Oscar winner Ruehl!

Original Release

09/27/1991

US Release

09/27/1991

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Cast

Jeff Bridges Jack / Jack Lucas
Robin Williams Parry / Henry Sagan Parry
Mercedes Ruehl Anne / Anne Napolitano
Amanda Plummer Lydia
Michael Jeter Homeless Cabaret Singer
Lara Harris Sondra
Kathy Najimy Crazed Video Customer / Video Customer
Paul Lombardi Radio Engineer
David Hyde Pierce Lou Rosen
John de Lancie TV Executive
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Terry Gilliam

Writers

Richard LaGravenese

Cast

Jeff Bridges Jack / Jack Lucas
Robin Williams Parry / Henry Sagan Parry
Mercedes Ruehl Anne / Anne Napolitano
Amanda Plummer Lydia
Michael Jeter Homeless Cabaret Singer
Lara Harris Sondra
Kathy Najimy Crazed Video Customer / Video Customer
Paul Lombardi Radio Engineer
David Hyde Pierce Lou Rosen
John de Lancie TV Executive
Lisa Blades Parry's Wife
Adam Bryant Radio Engineer
Ted Ross Limo Bum
Warren Olney TV Anchorman
Frazer Smith News Reporter
Harry Shearer Sitcom Actor Ben Starr / Ben Starr
Melinda Culea Sitcom Wife
James Remini Bum at Hotel
Mark Bowden Doorman
John Ottavino Father at Hotel

Producers

Debra Hill Producer
Lynda Obst Producer
Tony Mark Producer
Stacey Sher Producer

Editors

Lesley Walker

1992 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1992 Oscar Best Actress in a Supporting Role Won
1992 Oscar Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen Nominated
1992 Oscar Best Art Direction-Set Decoration Nominated
1992 Oscar Best Music, Original Score Nominated
1992 Golden Globe Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical Nominated
1992 Golden Globe Best Director - Motion Picture Nominated
1992 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical Won
1992 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical Nominated
1992 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Won
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