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Stars and Bars
Directed by:
Pat O'Connor

"Stars and Bars" (also known as "Stars and Bars - Der ganz normale amerikanische Wahnsinn", "Gentleman a New York, Un", "Stars and Bars - Der ganz Normale amerikanische Wahnsinn") is a Comedy/Action/Romance film directed by Pat O'Connor, released in the USA on March 18 of 1988 . Harry Dean Stanton is starring, alongside Kent Broadhurst, Maury Chaykin, Matthew Cowles, Joan Cusack and Keith David.

Who directed "Stars and Bars":

Stars and Bars was directed by Pat O'Connor, an Irish director, actor, and writer.

Before Stars and Bars, Pat O'Connor had directed A Month in the Country, released in 1987, Cal (1984), The Ballroom of Romance (1982). Since, he directed Fools of Fortune, released in 1990, Circle of Friends (1995), Dancing at Lughnasa (1998).

What was the release date of "Stars and Bars":

Stars and Bars was initally released in the United States on Friday, March 18, 1988. Other films released on Friday, March 18, 1988 are Le Due vite di Mattia Pascal (dir. Mario Monicelli), Bravestarr: The Legend (dir. Tom Tataranowicz), D.O.A. (dir. Annabel Jankel and Rocky Morton), Dominick and Eugene (dir. Robert M. Young), and Little Nikita (dir. Richard Benjamin). This was thirty-one (31) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, September 15, 1988 in Germany.

What is the casting of "Stars and Bars":

At the casting of Stars and Bars we find Harry Dean Stanton, previously seen in Slam Dance (1987) and Pretty in Pink (1986); Kent Broadhurst (Seize the Day (1986), Silkwood (1983)); Maury Chaykin (Wild Thing (1987), The Bedroom Window (1987)) [ more... ]

  • Steven Wright and Laurie Metcalf, Will Patton, Rockets Redglare can all be seen in Desperately Seeking Susan, released in 1985.
  • Kent Broadhurst, Will Patton and David Strathairn have all also be seen in Silkwood, released in 1983.
  • Maury Chaykin and Deirdre O'Connell can be seen in Leaving Normal, released in 1992.

What is the Storyline of "Stars and Bars":

A British art expert (Day-Lewis) travels across America in order to purchase a rare Renoir painting in the South but comes across some crazy characters in the process.

Filmed in part at "Essie-Mae's Bar in Tallapoosa, Georgia.


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