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Randall Miller

"Houseguest" (also known as "Scappa e vinci", "Hausfreund, Der") is a Comedy film directed by Randall Miller, released in the USA on January 06 of 1995 . Sinbad and Phil Hartman are starring, alongside Kim Greist, Chauncey Leopardi, Talia Seider and Kim Murphy.

They were just your average, uptight suburban family until Kevin Franklin stepped into the picture. Houseguest. He came. He ate. He stayed.

Who is the director of "Houseguest":

Houseguest was directed by Randall Miller, a director, actor, producer, and writer.

Before directing Houseguest, Randall Miller had directed Class Act, released in 1992. Since, he directed The Sixth Man, released in 1997, Marilyn Hotchkiss Ballroom Dancing & Charm School (2005), Nobel Son (2007), Bottle Shock (2008).

When was "Houseguest" released:

Houseguest was first released on Friday, January 06, 1995, in the United States.. This was twenty-four (24) years ago.

It has been released on June, 1996 in the United Kingdom and on Thursday, March 28, 1996 in Australia.

Who is at the casting of "Houseguest":

At the casting of Houseguest we find Sinbad, previously seen in The Meteor Man (1993) and Coneheads (1993); Phil Hartman (The Pagemaster (1994), Greedy (1994)); Kim Greist (Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993), Why Me? (1990)) [ more... ]

  • Kevin West, Kirk Baily and Valerie Long can be seen in Nobel Son, released in 2007.
  • Kim Greist and Sinbad also worked together in Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco, released in 1996.
  • Sinbad and Phil Hartman can both be seen in Jingle All the Way, released in 1996.
  • Phil Hartman and Don Brockett also appeared in Fletch Lives, released in 1989.

What is the Storyline of "Houseguest":

Kevin Franklin (Sinbad) is an inner-city Pittsburgh native; raised in an orphanage, he has delusions of grandeur and talks about one day getting rich and driving a Porsche. 25 years later, Kevin drives a rusted MG Midget and all his ambitions revolve around a series of ill-fated get-rich-quick schemes. A handshake loan of $5,000 from the mob grows to $50,000 through interest and penalties, resulting in his trying to skip town at Pittsburgh International Airport. Kevin overhears a conversation between lawyer [...]

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