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Trial and Error (1997)

PG-13
98 min | Comedy, Romance

An actor poses as a lawyer to help his sick friend, and problems develop.
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Sara Bernstein (story) (screenplay) | Gregory Bernstein (story) (screenplay) | Cliff Gardner (story)
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$4,903,529
Gross (US & Canada)
$13,602,831
Gross (World)
$14,598,571
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Release date
May 30, 1997 (United States)

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Michael Richards
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Jeff Daniels
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Jessica Steen
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Jennifer Coolidge
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Lawrence Pressman
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Dale Dye
Dr. Stone Dr. Stone   See fewer
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Max Casella
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Kenneth White
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Keith Mills
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Rick LaFond
Phil (as Rick La Fond) Phil (as Rick La Fond)   See fewer
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5.7 / 10 | 5,711 votes