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The Secret of My Success (1987)

PG-13 04/10/1987 (US) Comedy 1h 51m

There's no such thing as an overnight success. Brantley Foster took two weeks.


Brantley Foster, a well-educated kid from Kansas, has always dreamed of making it big in New York, but once in New York, he learns that jobs - and girls - are hard to get. When Brantley visits his uncle, Howard Prescott, who runs a multi-million-dollar company, he is given a job in the company's mail room.

  1. Herbert Ross


  2. Jack Epps Jr.


  3. Jim Cash


  4. AJ Carothers


Top Billed Cast

  1. Michael J. Fox

    Michael J. Fox

    Brantley Foster aka Carlton Whitfield

  2. Helen Slater

    Helen Slater

    Christy Wills

  3. Richard Jordan

    Richard Jordan

    Howard Prescott

  4. Margaret Whitton

    Margaret Whitton

    Vera Prescott

  5. John Pankow

    John Pankow

    Fred Melrose

  6. Fred Gwynne

    Fred Gwynne

    Donald Davenport

  7. Mercedes Ruehl

    Mercedes Ruehl


  8. Bill Fagerbakke

    Bill Fagerbakke


  9. Carol Ann Susi

    Carol Ann Susi


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The Secret of My Success
The Secret of My Success

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $12,000,000.00

Revenue $110,996,879.00


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