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Drop Dead Fred (1991)

PG-13 04/19/1991 (US) ComedyFantasyFamily 1h 43m

Dishes. Relationships. Wind. This guy breaks everything.

Overview

When Elizabeth returns to her mother's home after her marriage breaks up, she recreates her imaginary childhood friend, Fred, to escape from the trauma of losing her husband and her job. In between the chaos and mayhem that Fred creates, Elizabeth attempts to win back her husband and return to normality.

  1. Ate de Jong

    Director

  2. Carlos Davis

    Screenplay

  3. Anthony Fingleton

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Phoebe Cates

    Phoebe Cates

    Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Cronin

  2. Rik Mayall

    Rik Mayall

    Drop Dead Fred

  3. Marsha Mason

    Marsha Mason

    Polly Cronin

  4. Tim Matheson

    Tim Matheson

    Charles

  5. Carrie Fisher

    Carrie Fisher

    Janie

  6. Ashley Peldon

    Young Elizabeth

  7. Daniel Gerroll

    Daniel Gerroll

    Nigel Cronin

  8. Ron Eldard

    Ron Eldard

    Mickey Bunce

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Full Cast & Crew

Drop Dead Fred
Drop Dead Fred

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $6,788,000.00

Revenue $13,878,334.00

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