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The Game (12-Sep-1997)

Director: David Fincher

Writers: John Brancato; Michael Ferris

Music by: Howard Shore

Producers: Steve Golin; Ceán Chaffin

Keywords: Thriller, San Francisco

Investment banker Nicholas Van Orton accepts a birthday present from his brother, enrollment in a "game" run by Consumer Recreation Services. After a psychological screening he is rejected; despite that, the game is afoot and quickly his life is in turmoil, finances ruined, and CRS is nowhere to be found.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
John Aprea
Actor
4-Mar-1941   Nick Katsopolis on Full House
Carroll Baker
Actor
28-May-1931   Baby Doll
Michael Douglas
Actor
25-Sep-1944   Wall Street
Tommy Flanagan
Actor
3-Jul-1965   Dead Dogs Lie
Spike Jonze
Film Director
22-Oct-1969   Being John Malkovich
Mark Boone Junior
Actor
17-Mar-1955   Robert Munson on Sons of Anarchy
Michael Massee
Actor
1955   Momentum
Armin Mueller-Stahl
Actor
17-Dec-1930   Shine
Sean Penn
Actor
17-Aug-1960   Fast Times at Ridgemont High
James Rebhorn
Actor
1-Sep-1948 21-Mar-2014 Independence Day
Daniel Schorr
Journalist
31-Aug-1916 23-Jul-2010 Veteran journalist, Nixon enemy
Deborah Kara Unger
Actor
12-May-1963   Bangkok Hilton

CAST

Michael Douglas   ...   Nicholas Van Orton
Sean Penn   ...   Conrad
Deborah Kara Unger   ...   Christine
James Rebhorn   ...   Jim Feingold
Peter Donat   ...   Samuel Sutherland
Carroll Baker   ...   Ilsa
Anna Katarina   ...   Elizabeth
and
Armin Mueller-Stahl   ...   Anson Baer
Charles Martinet   ...   Nicholas' Father
Scott Hunter McGuire   ...   Young Nicholas
Florentine Mocanu   ...   Nicholas' Mother
Elizabeth Dennehy   ...   Maria
Caroline Barclay   ...   Maggie
Daniel Schorr   ...   Himself
John Aprea   ...   Power Executive
Harrison Young   ...   Obsequious Executive
Kimberly Russell   ...   Cynthia, CRS Receptionist
Joe Frank   ...   CRS Data Collating Technician
James Brooks   ...   James the Bartender
Gerry Becker   ...   New Member Ted
Jarion Monroe   ...   New Member Victor
Tommy Flanagan   ...   Solicitor / Taxi Driver
Bill Flannery   ...   Tubercular Commuter
Kathryn Jean Harris   ...   Rattle Gatherer
John Cassini   ...   Man in Airport
Harris Savides   ...   Ankles
Aaron Thomas Lucich   ...   City Club Waiter
Victor Talmadge   ...   City Club Maitre D'
Marc Siegler   ...   City Club Waiter
André Brazeau   ...   Heart Attack Performer
Keena Turner   ...   Officer Hicks
Carlos Hoy   ...   Paramedic Graves
Edward Campbell   ...   Paramedic Stern
Sean Lanthier   ...   Paramedic Kirkland
Curtis Vanterpool   ...   Ambulance EMT
Jay Gordon   ...   Triage Doctor
Jeffrey Michael Young   ...   Officer Walker
Owen Masterson   ...   Pickpocket
Yuji Okumoto   ...   Nikko Hotel Manager
Hideo Kimura   ...   Nikko Hotel Bellhop
Rachel Schadt   ...   Nikko Hotel Maid
Mark Boone Junior   ...   Shady Private Investigator
Joy Ann Ryan   ...   Kaleigh Baer
Pete Davidian   ...   Mr. Garcia
Jack Kehoe   ...   Lt. Sullivan
Christopher John Fields   ...   Det. Boyle
Linda Manz   ...   Christine's Roomate Amy
Victor Ferrerira   ...   Assassin Mobubbi
Duffy Gaver   ...   Assassin Brodi
Robert J. Stephenson   ...   Assassin Kartmann
Sean Moloney   ...   Assassin Rankin
John Hammil   ...   U.S. Embassy Counselor
Rachel Steinberg   ...   Sheraton Desk Clerk
George Maguire   ...   Sheraton Manager
Trish Summerville   ...   Hot Waitress
Jason Kristopher   ...   Teen Thug
Lily Soh Froehlich   ...   New Moon Cafe Manager
Tammy Koehler   ...   Tammy Fisher
Michael Lynwood   ...   Michael Fisher
Alex Lynwood   ...   Alex Fisher
Charles Branklyn   ...   CRS Guard
Spike Jonze   ...   Airbag EMT Beltran
Michael Massee   ...   Airbag EMT Galliano
Sara Davallou   ...   Rachel
Stephen Cowee   ...   Mel

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