Throw Momma from the Train1987

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Throw Momma from the Train
Directed by:
Danny DeVito

Directed by Danny DeVito, "Throw Momma from the Train" (also known as "Schmeiß' die Mama aus dem Zug!", "Schmeiß die Mama aus dem Zug", "Getta la mamma dal treno") is a Crime/Comedy film, released on December 11 of 1987 in the USA , starring Danny DeVito, Billy Crystal, Kim Greist, Anne Ramsey, Kate Mulgrew and Branford Marsalis.

Owen asked his friend, Larry, for a small favor...

Who is the director of "Throw Momma from the Train":

Throw Momma from the Train was directed by Danny DeVito, an American actor, producer, and director.

After making Throw Momma from the Train, Danny DeVito directed The War of the Roses, released in 1989, Hoffa (1992), Matilda (1996), Death to Smoochy (2002), Duplex (2003), and The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle (2009).

When was "Throw Momma from the Train" released:

Throw Momma from the Train was initially released on Friday, December 11, 1987, in the United States. Also released on Friday, December 11, 1987 has been Wall Street (dir. Oliver Stone). This was thirty-one (31) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, June 24, 1988 in the United Kingdom; Thursday, September 15, 1988 in Germany; Saturday, December 26, 1987 in Australia and on Wednesday, November 02, 1988 in Japan.

What is the casting of "Throw Momma from the Train":

At the casting of Throw Momma from the Train we find Danny DeVito, previously seen in Tin Men (1987) and Ruthless People (1986); Billy Crystal (The Princess Bride (1987), Running Scared (1986)); Kim Greist (Manhunter (1986), Brazil (1985)) [ more... ]

  • J. Alan Thomas and Danny DeVito, Philip Perlman can also be seen in Man on the Moon, released in 1999.
  • Philip Perlman and Danny DeVito also appeared in The War of the Roses, released in 1989.
  • Philip Perlman and Danny DeVito also appeared together in Drowning Mona, released in 2000.
  • Philip Perlman and Danny DeVito also appeared together in Marilyn Hotchkiss Ballroom Dancing & Charm School, released in 2005.

What is the Storyline of "Throw Momma from the Train":

The movie follows the interaction of the two main characters, Larry Donner (Crystal) and Owen Lift (DeVito).

Larry Donner is a struggling writer who teaches a creative writing class at a community college. Larry feels anger and resentment towards his ex-wife, Margaret (Mulgrew), who has stolen his book and had it published in her name. The book has become a smashing success and has propelled her to undeserved wealth and fame, including the chance to promote the book Hot Fire on The [...]

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