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Moon Over Parador
Directed by:
Paul Mazursky

Released in the USA on September 09 of 1988, "Moon Over Parador" (also known as "Mond über Parador", "Dittatore del Parador in arte Jack, Il") is a Comedy/Romance/Adventure film directed by Paul Mazursky, and written by Leon Capetanos (screenplay) . Richard Dreyfuss is starring, alongside Raul Julia, Sonia Braga, Jonathan Winters, Fernando Rey and Michael Greene.

Welcome to Parador. The Dictator's cold, the First Lady's hot, the people are revolting... and Jack Noah just got the role of his life.

Who directed "Moon Over Parador":

Moon Over Parador was directed by Paul Mazursky, an American actor, writer, director, and producer.

Before directing Moon Over Parador, Paul Mazursky had directed Down and Out in Beverly Hills, released in 1986, Moscow on the Hudson (1984), Tempest (1982), An Unmarried Woman (1978), Next Stop, Greenwich Village (1976), and Harry and Tonto (1974). Since, he directed Scenes from a Mall, released in 1991, The Pickle (1993), Faithful (1996).

When was "Moon Over Parador" released:

Moon Over Parador was first released in the United States on Friday, September 09, 1988. Also released on Friday, September 09, 1988 have been Night of the Demons (dir. Kevin Tenney) and Track 29 (dir. Nicolas Roeg). This was thirty-one (31) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, May 11, 1989 in Germany.

What is the casting of "Moon Over Parador":

At the casting of Moon Over Parador we find Richard Dreyfuss, previously seen in Nuts (1987) and Stakeout (1987); Raul Julia (The Morning After (1986), Compromising Positions (1985)); Sonia Braga (The Milagro Beanfield War (1988), Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985)) [ more... ]

  • José Lewgoy and Raul Julia, Sonia Braga, Milton Gonçalves can all be seen in Kiss of the Spider Woman, released in 1985.
  • Dann Florek and Jonathan Winters can also be seen in The Flintstones, released in 1994.
  • Michael Greene and Richard Dreyfuss also worked together in Down and Out in Beverly Hills, released in 1986.

What is the Storyline of "Moon Over Parador":

The film follows the exploits of film actor Jack Noah (Dreyfuss), who is filming in the small, fictional South American country of Parador when the Paradorian President for Life suddenly dies of a heart attack. Not wanting to lose his position in power, the president's right-hand man, Roberto Strausmann (Juliá) forces Jack to take the 'role of a lifetime' - that of the dead president, as the two men look so much alike. Jack accepts, eventually winning over the people and even the dead president's mistress, [...]

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