Excess Baggage1997

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Excess Baggage
Directed by:
Marco Brambilla

Starring Alicia Silverstone, Benicio Del Toro, Christopher Walken, Jack Thompson, Harry Connick Jr. and Nicholas Turturro, "Excess Baggage" (also known as "Ärger im Gepäck", "Ragazza sfrenata, Una") is an Action/Comedy/Crime film directed by Marco Brambilla, and written by Max D. Adams (screenplay), released on August 29 of 1997 in the USA.

You would NOT believe what a girl's got to do, just to get a little attention.

Who is the director of "Excess Baggage":

Excess Baggage was directed by Marco Brambilla, an Italian director.

Before making Excess Baggage, Marco Brambilla had directed Demolition Man, released in 1993.

When was "Excess Baggage" released:

Excess Baggage was first released on Friday, August 29, 1997, in the United States. Other films released on Friday, August 29, 1997 are Defying Gravity (dir. John Keitel), Gummo (dir. Harmony Korine), and Kull the Conqueror (dir. John Nicolella). This was twenty-two (22) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, November 14, 1997 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, July 08, 1998 in France; Tuesday, November 18, 1997 in Spain; Thursday, December 11, 1997 in Australia and on Saturday, October 03, 1998 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "Excess Baggage":

At the casting of Excess Baggage we find Alicia Silverstone, previously seen in Batman & Robin (1997) and The Babysitter (1995); Benicio Del Toro (The Funeral (1996), The Fan (1996)); Christopher Walken (The Funeral (1996), Basquiat (1996)) [ more... ]

  • Jack Thompson and Leland Orser also appeared in The Good German, released in 2006.
  • Harry Connick Jr. and Leland Orser can be seen in Independence Day, released in 1996.
  • Christopher Walken and Benicio Del Toro also appeared in Basquiat, released in 1996.
  • Alicia Silverstone and Hiro Kanagawa have both also be seen in Hideaway, released in 1995.

What is the Storyline of "Excess Baggage":

Emily Hope (Alicia Silverstone) stages her own kidnapping to get the attention of her father. She puts herself into the trunk of her own car (a BMW 850i), tapes her legs and mouth, handcuffs her hands and calls the police so they can come "rescue" her. But then, unexpectedly, a car thief named Vincent Roche (Benicio del Toro) steals the car with her in it. Suddenly, Emily finds herself actually kidnapped, only the kidnapper doesn't know what to do with her. Christopher Walken shows up as Emily's Uncle Ray, [...]

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