Charlie Lang is a simple, kindhearted New York City cop. When he realizes he has no money to tip waitress Yvonne Biasi, Lang offers her half the winnings of his lottery ticket. Amazingly, the ticket happens to be a winner, in the sum of $4 million. True to his word, Lang proceeds to share the prize money with Biasi, which infuriates his greedy wife, Muriel. Not content with the arrangement, Muriel begins scheming to take all the money.

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  1. Jane Anderson


  2. Andrew Bergman


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  1. Nicolas Cage

    Nicolas Cage

    Charlie Lang

  2. Bridget Fonda

    Bridget Fonda

    Yvonne Biasi

  3. Rosie Perez

    Rosie Perez

    Muriel Lang

  4. Wendell Pierce

    Wendell Pierce

    Bo Williams

  5. Isaac Hayes

    Isaac Hayes

    Angel Dupree

  6. Seymour Cassel

    Seymour Cassel

    Jack Gross

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 41m

Budget -

Revenue -

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Release Information

  • July 29, 1994
    PG, Theatrical



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