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Bird on a Wire (18-May-1990)

Director: John Badham

Writers: Eric Lerner; David Seltzer; Louis Venosta

Music by: Hans Zimmer

Producer: Rob Cohen

Keywords: Action/Comedy, Witness Protection

By chance encounter at a gas station, Goldie Hawn connects with her ex-fiancÚ Mel Gibson, just as men are trying to kill him. Gibson had been given a new identity by Witness Protection Program; now the two of them are on the run from the corrupt FBI agent that he helped incarcerate. Slight on plot brimming with of exciting chases.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
David Carradine
8-Dec-1936 3-Jun-2009 Grasshopper
Jeff Corey
10-Aug-1914 16-Aug-2002 Little Big Man
Bill Duke
26-Feb-1943   Sister Act 2
Mel Gibson
3-Jan-1956   Mad Max
Goldie Hawn
21-Nov-1945   Private Benjamin
Christopher Judge
13-Oct-1964   Teal'c on Stargate SG-1
Clyde Kusatsu
13-Sep-1948   Dr. Fushida on Island Son
Blu Mankuma
5-Jul-1948   Capt. Joe Reese on Forever Knight
Joan Severance
23-Dec-1958   Dangerous Indiscretion
Stephen Tobolowsky
30-May-1951   Ned Ryerson in Groundhog Day


Mel Gibson   ...   Rick Jarmin
Goldie Hawn   ...   Marianne Graves
David Carradine   ...   Eugene Sorenson
Bill Duke   ...   Albert Diggs
Stephen Tobolowsky   ...   Joe Weyburn
Joan Severance   ...   Rachel Varney
Harry Caesar   ...   Marvin
Jeff Corey   ...   Lou Baird
Alex Bruhanski   ...   Raun
Jackson Davies   ...   Paul Bernard
John Pyper-Ferguson   ...   Jamie
Clyde Kusatsu   ...   Mr. Takawaki
Florence Paterson   ...   Molly Baird
Tim Healy   ...   Paul
Wes Tritter   ...   Scottie
Lossen Chambers   ...   Lossen
Ken Camroux   ...   Neff
Wendy Van Riesen   ...   Secretary
Lesley Ewen   ...   Night Receptionist
Robert Metcalfe   ...   Dex
Kevin McNulty   ...   Brad
Robert Thurston   ...   Bank Teller
Brian Torpe   ...   Bank Vice President
Oscar Goncalves   ...   Bank Guard
Tim Price   ...   Beggar
Oscar Ramos   ...   Cop at Fire
Dan Zale   ...   Fireman
Blu Mankuma   ...   Plainclothesman
Christopher Judge   ...   Cop at Cafe
Jon Garber   ...   Nikita Knatz
Paul Jarrett   ...   Carl Laemmle
James Kidnie   ...   Underworld Boss
Kim Kondrashoff   ...   Guard at Gate
Michel Barbe   ...   Maitre D'
Maria Leone   ...   Sales Clerk
Danny Wattley   ...   Cement Worker


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