The Last Detail1973

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The Last Detail
Directed by:
Hal Ashby

Released in the USA on December 12 of 1973, "The Last Detail" (also known as "Letzte Kommando, Das", "Ultima corvè, L'") is a Comedy/Drama film directed by Hal Ashby, and written by Robert Towne (screenplay) . Jack Nicholson and Otis Young are starring, alongside Randy Quaid, Clifton James, Carol Kane and Michael Moriarty.

No *#@!!* Navy's going to give some poor **!!@* kid eight years in the #@!* brig without me taking him out for the time of his *#@!!* life.

Who is the director of "The Last Detail":

The Last Detail was directed by Hal Ashby, an American director, actor, and producer.

Before directing The Last Detail, Hal Ashby had directed Harold and Maude, released in 1971, The Landlord (1970). Since, he directed Shampoo, released in 1975, Bound for Glory (1976), Coming Home (1978), Being There (1979), Lookin' to Get Out (1982), and 8 Million Ways to Die (1986).

What was the release date of "The Last Detail":

The Last Detail was initally released in the United States on Wednesday, December 12, 1973.. This was forty-five (45) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, May 16, 1975 in Germany.

What is the cast of "The Last Detail":

At the casting of The Last Detail we find Jack Nicholson, previously seen in The King of Marvin Gardens (1972) and A Safe Place (1971); Otis Young (Me and My Brother (1969)); Randy Quaid (Paper Moon (1973), Lolly-Madonna XXX (1973)) [ more... ]

  • Luana Anders and Jack Nicholson, Randy Quaid have all also be seen in The Missouri Breaks, released in 1976.
  • Jack Nicholson, Luana Anders and Don McGovern can also be seen in The Two Jakes, released in 1990.
  • Luana Anders and Gilda Radner also appeared together in Movers & Shakers, released in 1985.

What is the Storyline of "The Last Detail":

U.S. Navy petty officers Billy "Badass" Buddusky (Jack Nicholson) and Richard "Mule" Mulhall (Otis Young), are awaiting orders in Norfolk, Virginia when they are assigned a shore patrol detail escorting young sailor Larry Meadows (Randy Quaid) to Portsmouth Naval Prison near Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Meadows has drawn a stiff eight-year sentence for the petty crime of trying to steal $40 from a collection box of his C.O.'s wife's favorite charity. Despite their initial resentment of the detail, the oddly [...]

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