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The Player


3 Apr 1992

2 hr 4 min

Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery

Everything you've heard is true!
A studio executive is being blackmailed by a writer whose script he rejected but which one? Loaded with Hollywood insider jokes.


Status: Released
Country: USA
Languages: Czech, English
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 32 wins & 12 nominations.
Budget: $8M


Cary Brokaw (Executive Producer)
Nick Wechsler (Producer)
Michael Tolkin (Producer)


(Novel · Screenplay)


Tim Robbins (as Griffin Mill)
Greta Scacchi (as June Gudmundsdottir)
Fred Ward (as Walter Stuckel)
Whoopi Goldberg (as Detective Susan Avery)
Peter Gallagher (as Larry Levy)
Brion James (as Joel Levison)
Cynthia Stevenson (as Bonnie Sherow)
Vincent D'Onofrio (as David Kahane)
Dean Stockwell (as Andy Civella)
Richard E. Grant (as Tom Oakley)
Sydney Pollack (as Dick Mellon)
Lyle Lovett (as Detective DeLongpre)
Dina Merrill (as Celia)
Angela Hall (as Jan)
Leah Ayres (as Sandy)
Paul Hewitt (as Jimmy Chase)
Randall Batinkoff (as Reg Goldman)
Jeremy Piven (as Steve Reeves)
Gina Gershon (as Whitney Gersh)
Frank Barhydt (as Frank Murphy)
Mike Kaplan (as Marty Grossman (as Mike E. Kaplan))
Kevin Scannell (as Gar Girard)
Margery Bond (as Witness)
Susan Emshwiller (as Detective Broom)
Brian Brophy (as Phil)
Michael Tolkin (as Eric Schecter)
Stephen Tolkin (as Carl Schecter)
Natalie Strong (as Natalie)
Peter Koch (as Walter (as Pete Koch))
Pamela Bowen (as Trixie)
Jeff Celentano (as Rocco (as Jeff Weston))
Steve Allen (as Himself)
Richard Anderson (as Himself)
Rene Auberjonois (as Himself)
Harry Belafonte (as Himself)
Shari Belafonte (as Herself)
Karen Black (as Herself)
Michael Bowen (as Himself)
Gary Busey (as Himself)
Robert Carradine (as Himself)
Charles Champlin (as Himself)
Cher (as Herself)
James Coburn (as Himself)
Cathy Lee Crosby (as Herself)
John Cusack (as Himself)
Brad Davis (as Himself)
Paul Dooley (as Himself)
Thereza Ellis (as Herself)
Peter Falk (as Himself)
Felicia Farr (as Herself)
Katarzyna Figura (as Herself (as Kasia Figura))
Louise Fletcher (as Herself)
Dennis Franz (as Himself)
Teri Garr (as Herself)
Leeza Gibbons (as Herself)
Scott Glenn (as Himself)
Jeff Goldblum (as Himself)
Elliott Gould (as Himself)
Joel Grey (as Himself)
David Alan Grier (as Himself)
Buck Henry (as Himself)
Anjelica Huston (as Herself (as Angelica Huston))
Kathy Ireland (as Herself)
Maxine John-James (as Herself)
Sally Kellerman (as Herself)
Sally Kirkland (as Herself)
Jack Lemmon (as Himself)
Marlee Matlin (as Herself)
Andie MacDowell (as Herself)
Malcolm McDowell (as Himself)
Jayne Meadows (as Herself)
Martin Mull (as Himself)
Jennifer Nash (as Herself)
Nick Nolte (as Himself)
Alexandra Powers (as Herself)
Bert Remsen (as Himself)
Guy Remsen (as Himself)
Patricia Resnick (as Herself)
Burt Reynolds (as Himself)
Jack Riley (as Himself)
Julia Roberts (as Herself)
Mimi Rogers (as Herself)
Alan Rudolph (as Himself)
Jill St. John (as Movie Star)
Susan Sarandon (as Herself)
Adam Simon (as Himself)
Rod Steiger (as Himself)
Joan Tewkesbury (as Herself)
Brian Tochi (as Himself)
Lily Tomlin (as Herself)
Robert Wagner (as Himself)
Ray Walston (as Himself)
Bruce Willis (as Himself)
Marvin Young (as Himself)
Patrick Swayze (as Himself (uncredited))



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