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The Pick-up Artist
Directed by:
James Toback

Starring Molly Ringwald, Dennis Hopper, Danny Aiello, Mildred Dunnock, Harvey Keitel and Brian Hamill, "The Pick-up Artist" (also known as "Ehi... ci stai?", "Jack der Aufreisser") is a Comedy/Romance film directed by James Toback, released in the USA on September 18 of 1987.

The Pick-Up Artist... has finally met his match.

Who is the director of "The Pick-up Artist":

The Pick-up Artist was directed by James Toback, an American writer, director, actor, and producer.

Before making The Pick-up Artist, James Toback had directed Exposed, released in 1983, Love and Money (1982), Fingers (1978). Since, he directed Two Girls and a Guy, released in 1997, Black and White (1999), Harvard Man (2001), Tyson (2008), Seduced and Abandoned (2013).

When was "The Pick-up Artist" released:

The Pick-up Artist was initally released in the United States on Friday, September 18, 1987. Also released on this day were Ghoulies II (dir. Albert Band), Hellraiser (dir. Clive Barker), and Maurice (dir. James Ivory). This was thirty-two (32) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, November 04, 1987 in France; Friday, June 10, 1988 in Italy; Thursday, January 14, 1988 in Australia and on Saturday, March 25, 1989 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "The Pick-up Artist":

At the casting of The Pick-up Artist we find Molly Ringwald, previously seen in Pretty in Pink (1986) and The Breakfast Club (1985); Dennis Hopper (Straight to Hell (1987), Black Widow (1987)); Danny Aiello (Radio Days (1987), Once Upon a Time in America (1984)) [ more... ]

  • Harvey Keitel and Victor Argo also appeared in Falling in Love, released in 1984.
  • Brian Hamill and Harvey Keitel can also be seen in Exposed, released in 1983.
  • Victor Argo and Harvey Keitel have both also be seen in Off Beat, released in 1986.

What is the Storyline of "The Pick-up Artist":

Randy Jensen is a smart, independent tour guide who beats womanizer Jack Jericho at his own game. After a quick fling, her indifference only causes him to become smitten with her.

Randy is too busy for romance, trying to keep her alcoholic gambler father, Flash Jensen, out of harm's way. Jack's persistence soon pays off when he offers to help rescue Randy's dad from the mob.


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