Overview

Beverly Hills couple Barbara and Dave Whiteman are very rich but not happy Dave is a hard working business man, his wife is only interested in yoga, aerobics and other meditation classes, and he sleeps with the house maid. Their teenage son is confused about his sexuality and their daughter is suffering from eating disorders. While they are celebrating thanksgiving having plenty of food, street tramp Jerry is hungry, homeless, sleeping rough and has lost his dog. Jerry decides to end his life by drowning himself in their swimming pool. Dave rescues him and invites him to stay for a while. How does this stranger change the life style of this family?

  1. Paul Mazursky

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Leon Capetanos

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Nick Nolte

    Nick Nolte

    Jerry Baskin

  2. Bette Midler

    Bette Midler

    Barbara Whiteman

  3. Richard Dreyfuss

    Richard Dreyfuss

    David 'Dave' Whiteman

  4. Elizabeth Peña

    Elizabeth Peña

    Carmen

  5. Little Richard

    Little Richard

    Orvis Goodnight

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Down and Out in Beverly Hills
Down and Out in Beverly Hills

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Status Released

Release Information

  • January 31, 1986
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 43m

Budget $14,000,000.00

Revenue $62,134,225.00

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