Which Way Is Up?

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Richard Pryor plays three roles - a beleaguered, sex-starved farm worker named Leroy Jones; the farm worker's randy old father Rufus; and the hypocritical town preacher Rev. Lenox Thomas - and Pryor has never been so outrageously funny. The lives and love lives of these three men cross and crisscross as Leroy tries to get his life back on track.

  1. Michael Schultz


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  1. Richard Pryor

    Richard Pryor

    Leroy Jones/Rufus Jones/Rev. Lenox Thoma

  2. Lonette McKee

    Lonette McKee


  3. Margaret Avery

    Margaret Avery

    Annie Mae

  4. Morgan Woodward

    Morgan Woodward

    Mr. Mann

  5. MC

    Marilyn Coleman

    Sister Sarah

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 34m

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Release Information

  • January 1, 1977



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