The Distinguished Gentleman (1992)

R 12/04/1992 (US) Comedy 1h 52m
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From con man to congressman


A Florida con man uses the passing of the long time Congressman from his district who he just happens to share a name with, to get elected to his version of paradise, Congress, where the money flows from lobbyists. But soon he learns the nature of the game and decides to fight back the only way he knows how, with a con.

  1. Jonathan Lynn


  2. Marty Kaplan


  3. Jonathan Reynolds


Top Billed Cast

  1. Eddie Murphy

    Eddie Murphy

    Thomas Jefferson Johnson

  2. Lane Smith

    Lane Smith

    Dick Dodge

  3. Sheryl Lee Ralph

    Sheryl Lee Ralph

    Miss Loretta Hicks

  4. Joe Don Baker

    Joe Don Baker

    Olaf Andersen

  5. Victoria Rowell

    Victoria Rowell

    Celia Kirby

  6. Grant Shaud

    Grant Shaud

    Arthur Reinhardt

  7. Kevin McCarthy

    Kevin McCarthy

    Terry Corrigan

  8. Charles S. Dutton

    Charles S. Dutton

    Elijah Hawkins

  9. Victor Rivers

    Victor Rivers


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The Distinguished Gentleman
The Distinguished Gentleman

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $50,000,000.00

Revenue $83,000,000.00


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