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Night Shift
Directed by:
Ron Howard

Starring Henry Winkler, Michael Keaton, Shelley Long, Gina Hecht, Pat Corley and Nita Talbot, "Night Shift" (also known as "Nightshift - Das Leichenhaus flippt völlig aus") is a Comedy film directed by Ron Howard, released in the USA on July 30 of 1982.

Together they are going to make the day pay off... all night long!

Who directed "Night Shift":

Night Shift was directed by Ron Howard, an American director, producer, actor, and writer.

Before making Night Shift, Ron Howard had directed Grand Theft Auto, released in 1977. Since, he directed Splash, released in 1984, Cocoon (1985), Gung Ho (1986), Parenthood (1989), Backdraft (1991), and Far and Away (1992).

When was "Night Shift" released:

Night Shift was first released on Friday, July 30, 1982, in the United States. Also released on this day were Far East (dir. John Duigan), The Last American Virgin (dir. Boaz Davidson), and Tex (dir. Tim Hunter). This was thirty-seven (37) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, December 22, 1982 in France; Saturday, February 05, 1983 in Italy and on Saturday, November 19, 1983 in Japan.

What is the casting of "Night Shift":

At the casting of Night Shift we find Henry Winkler, previously seen in The One and Only (1978) and Heroes (1977); Michael Keaton (Mr. Mom (1983), Johnny Dangerously (1984)); Shelley Long (Caveman (1981), A Small Circle of Friends (1980)) [ more... ]

  • Gina Hecht and Clint Howard also appeared in Edtv, released in 1999.
  • Clint Howard and Henry Winkler can also be seen in The Waterboy, released in 1998.
  • Henry Winkler and Clint Howard can be seen in Little Nicky, released in 2000.
  • Shelley Long and Joe Spinell also worked together in Losin' It, released in 1983.

What is the Storyline of "Night Shift":

Chuck (Winkler), formerly a successful stockbroker, has found a refuge from the ulcer-inducing Wall Street rat race in his job as an attendant at the New York City morgue. His displeasure at being "promoted" to night shift supervisor to make room for his boss's nephew is exacerbated by the irrational exuberance of Bill "Blaze" Blazejowski (Keaton), his new coworker. However, both men are inspired by the plight of Chuck's prostitute neighbor, Belinda (Long), to apply Chuck's M.B.A. education and Bill's [...]

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