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The Stand-In (1985)

87 min | Comedy

The brilliant Danny Glover stars as Apples Finnerty, a low budget film producer whose life is crumbling. Finnerty can't get work, he's been evicted, and his wife is unfaithful. As he drives in to the hills, he gets a flat. A "helpful" ...See moreThe brilliant Danny Glover stars as Apples Finnerty, a low budget film producer whose life is crumbling. Finnerty can't get work, he's been evicted, and his wife is unfaithful. As he drives in to the hills, he gets a flat. A "helpful" stranger turns out to be an armed robber. Apples kills his assailant in self-defense and switches identities with him, escaping his own disastrous past. Unfortunately, his new identity is in hot water with the mob. Despite a bright new love interest, apples looks like a two-time loser until a crime boss creates a surprise ending! Written by Anonymous See less
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Updated Dec 31, 1985

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1985 (United States)

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Joe Bellan
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Jane Dornacker
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Danny Glover
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Christa Victoria
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7.8 / 10 | 6 votes