Become an IMDbPro Member Today

Get access to the leading information resource for the entertainment industry

Find Contacts & Representation

Showcase Yourself

Follow Industry Trends

Stay connected with contact details for over 300,000 industry professionals and companies

Manage your photos and the credits you're Known For on IMDbPro, IMDb and Amazon Video

Keep up to date with entertainment news and follow in-development titles not available on IMDb

Start your 30-Day free trial
Already a member?

L.A. Story (1991)

PG-13
95 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

With the help of a talking freeway billboard, a wacky weatherman tries to win the heart of an English newspaper reporter, who is struggling to make sense of the strange world of early 1990s Los Angeles.
Read more: Plot summary
Composer
Peter Rodgers Melnick (as Peter Melnick)
Cinematographer
Casting Director
Production Designer
Trending & News
MOVIEmeter
Members only
News articles
Box Office
Opening Wknd
$ 6,616,915
Gross (USA)
$ 28,862,081
Gross (World)
$ 28,862,081
See all box office data

Release date
Feb 8, 1991 (United States)

Contacts

Become a member to access contact information

Cast

+ Add Cast
54 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Steve Martin
Harris K. Telemacher Harris K. Telemacher   See fewer
Top 5000
Victoria Tennant
Sara McDowel Sara McDowel   See fewer
Members only
Richard E. Grant
Roland Mackey Roland Mackey   See fewer
Top 5000
Top 5000
Top 5000
Members only
Kevin Pollak
Frank Swan Frank Swan   See fewer
Top 5000
Sam McMurray
Morris Frost Morris Frost   See fewer
Top 5000
Patrick Stewart
Mr. Perdue, Maitre D' at L'Idiot Mr. Perdue, Maitre D' at L'Idiot   See fewer
Top 5000
Andrew Amador
Bob, News Anchor Bob, News Anchor   See fewer
Members only
Gail Grate
Gail, News Anchor Gail, News Anchor   See fewer
Members only
Eddie De Harp
Maitre D' at Brunch (as Eddie DeHarp) Maitre D' at Brunch (as Eddie DeHarp)   See fewer
Members only
M.C. Shan
Rap Waiter at L'Idiot Rap Waiter at L'Idiot   See fewer
Members only
Top 5000
Iman
Cynthia Cynthia   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Members only
Anne Crawford
Sharon Sharon   See fewer
Members only
Samantha McCoy
Sheila (as Samantha Caulfield) Sheila (as Samantha Caulfield)   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Members only
Richard Stahl
Bank Executive Bank Executive   See fewer
Members only
Aaron Lustig
Boring Speaker Boring Speaker   See fewer
Members only
Julianna McCarthy
Woman (as Juliana McCarthy) Woman (as Juliana McCarthy)   See fewer
Members only
Time Winters
Floss Waiter at L'Idiot Floss Waiter at L'Idiot   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Members only
George Plimpton
Straight Weatherman Straight Weatherman   See fewer
Members only
David Glyn Price
Pilot (as David G. Price) Pilot (as David G. Price)   See fewer
Members only
Wesley Mann
Tony, Gas Station Attendant Tony, Gas Station Attendant   See fewer
Members only
Mark Steen
Tod PA Tod PA   See fewer
Members only
Jaime Gomez
Tod PA Tod PA   See fewer
Members only
Amy Wallace
Tod PA Tod PA   See fewer
Members only
Cheryl Baker
Changing Room Woman Changing Room Woman   See fewer
Members only
May Boss
Old Woman (as Mary R. Boss) Old Woman (as Mary R. Boss)   See fewer
Members only
Scott Johnston
Co-Pilot Co-Pilot   See fewer
Members only
Robert Lind
Chainsaw Juggler Chainsaw Juggler   See fewer
Members only
Tony Marsico
Hard Rock Patron Hard Rock Patron   See fewer
Members only
Burt Macke
Cameraman (as Burt Nacke) Cameraman (as Burt Nacke)   See fewer
Members only
Mary Pedersen
Airline Ticket Agent Airline Ticket Agent   See fewer
Members only
Matt Stetson
Spokesmodel Teacher Spokesmodel Teacher   See fewer
Members only
John Lithgow
Harry Zell (scenes deleted) Harry Zell (scenes deleted)   See fewer
Top 5000
Paula Abdul
Roller skater in front of Tail O' the Pup (uncredited) Roller skater in front of Tail O' the Pup (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Brian Banowetz
Bellman (uncredited) Bellman (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Sean Michael Beyer
Parking Valet (uncredited) Parking Valet (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Michael E. Burgess
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Chevy Chase
Carlo Christopher (uncredited) Carlo Christopher (uncredited)   See fewer
Top 5000
Tina Cote
Extra (uncredited) Extra (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Larry Echerer
Boy in yard (uncredited) Boy in yard (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Woody Harrelson
Harris' Boss (uncredited) Harris' Boss (uncredited)   See fewer
Top 5000
Terry Jones
Sara's Mother (voice) (uncredited) Sara's Mother (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Rick Moranis
Gravedigger (uncredited) Gravedigger (uncredited)   See fewer
Top 5000
Robert Picardo
Voicephone (voice) (uncredited) Voicephone (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Cindra Skotzko
Dressing room girl (uncredited) Dressing room girl (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.

MOVIEmeter

Members only

Become a member to access additional data

Ratings Breakdown

6.7 / 10 | 27,410 votes