The Pickle (1993)

He's caught in a pickle and everyone is watching!
Director Paul Mazursky (Scenes From a Mall) takes a bite out of Hollywood with a hilarious look at the artistic sell-out. Starring Danny Aiello, Dyan Cannon Shelly Winters, Jerry Stiller, Chris Penn, and Ally Sheedy, this merciless comedy exposes the underside of themovie land commercialism with a crisp sense of humor, a knowing edge, and supporting cast boasting the talents of Clotilde Courau, Barry Miller, Little Richard, Spalding Gray, and a host of celebrity cameos. Harry Stone (Aiello) always dreamed of making "The Great American Movie." Instead he made The Pickle - a teenage sci-fi flick about a flying cucumber. Harry just wanted to get out of debt;and now everyone he's ever known, loved and neglected is standing in line for tickets. In the angst-filled hours before the lights go down for the New York premiere, his mother, children, agent, ex-wives and girlfriend lend their support in this high-pressure comedy. Harry has no choice but to pucker up and laugh along.

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Directing:
  • Paul Mazursky
Writing:
  • Paul Mazursky
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  • Release Date: 1993-04-30
  • Language: en
  • Country: US
  • Runtime: 103 minutes
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The Pickle Cast & Crew

Elya Baskin

Russian Cap Driver

Danny Aiello

Harry Stone

Dyan Cannon

Ellen Stone

Clotilde Courau

Françoise

Barry Miller

Ronnie Liebowitz

Jerry Stiller

Phil Hirsch

Chris Penn

Gregory Stone

Little Richard

President

Jodi Long

Yakimoto Yakimura

Stephen Tobolowsky

Mike Krakower

Caroline Aaron

Nancy Osborne

Ally Sheedy

Molly-Girl / Herself

Paul Mazursky

Butch Levine

Michael Shulman

Young Butch

Dudley Moore

Planet Cleveland Man (uncredited)

Isabella Rossellini

Planet Cleveland Woman (uncredited)

Donald Trump

Himself (uncredited)

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