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Five Easy Pieces
Directed by:
Bob Rafelson

Starring Jack Nicholson, Karen Black, Fannie Flagg, Richard Stahl, Lois Smith and Helena Kallianiotes, "Five Easy Pieces" (also known as "Cinque pezzi facili", "Mann sucht sich selbst, Ein") is a Drama/Musical film directed by Bob Rafelson, released in the USA on September 11 of 1970.

He Rode The Fast Lane On The Road To Nowhere.

Who directed "Five Easy Pieces":

Five Easy Pieces was directed by Bob Rafelson, an American director, producer, writer, and actor.

Before Five Easy Pieces, Bob Rafelson had directed Head, released in 1968. Since, he directed The King of Marvin Gardens, released in 1972, Stay Hungry (1976), Brubaker (1980), The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981), Black Widow (1987), and Mountains of the Moon (1990).

When was "Five Easy Pieces" released:

Five Easy Pieces was initally released in the United States on Friday, September 11, 1970.. This was forty-nine (49) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, March 25, 1971 in Germany and on Monday, September 09, 1974 in Spain.

Who is at the casting of "Five Easy Pieces":

At the casting of Five Easy Pieces we find Jack Nicholson, previously seen in On a Clear Day You Can See Forever (1970) and The Rebel Rousers (1970); Karen Black (Easy Rider (1969), Hard Contract (1969)); Fannie Flagg (Some of My Best Friends Are (1971), Stay Hungry (1976)) [ more... ]

  • Toni Basil and Jack Nicholson, Karen Black also appeared in Easy Rider, released in 1969.
  • Toni Basil and Jack Nicholson, Helena Kallianiotes also worked together in Head, released in 1968.
  • Karen Black and Lorna Thayer also appeared together in Cisco Pike, released in 1972.
  • Fannie Flagg and Lois Smith can both be seen in Fried Green Tomatoes, released in 1991.

What is the Storyline of "Five Easy Pieces":

Classical pianist Robert Dupea (Nicholson), who comes from a family of musicians, works in a California oil field. Most of his time is spent in bowling alleys, drinking beer in the trailer of his friend, Elton (Bush), or with his waitress girlfriend, Rayette (Black). When he learns that she is pregnant, and his friend Elton gets arrested for having robbed a gas station a year earlier, he quits his job and leaves for Los Angeles where his sister, Partita (Smith), also a pianist, is making a recording. [...]

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