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Out on a Limb


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Comedy starring
' Matthew Broderick
' Young. successful Bill Campbell f has it all, until he receives a call for help from his sister Marci. Soon after, he finds himself stripped, robbed and abandoned on a road outside of town - and that is only the beginning....
Di rector Francis Veber (1992, PG)
* See Films: pages 54-58 *


Unknown: Matthew Broderick
Unknown: Bill Campbell
Unknown: Francis Veber
Bill Campbell: Matthew Broderick
Matt/Peter: Jeffrey Jones
Sally: Heidi Kling
Jim: John Creilly
Ann: Marian Mercer
Darren: Larry Hankin
Buchenwald: David Margulies
Marci: Courtney Peldon
Jim Sr: Michael Monks
Larry: Andy Kossin
Virgil: Mickey Jones
Miss Clayton: Nancy Lenehan
Julius: Noah Craig Andrews
Henry: Ben Diskin
Bob: Adam Wylie
Elliott: John Christian Graas

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