R | | Comedy
A snobbish investor and a wily street con artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires.
The film was conceived as a vehicle for Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor. When Pryor dropped out and Eddie Murphy came on-board, he made a motion to get Wilder replaced because he didn't want people to think he was just trying to be another Pryor.
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Compartments on American passenger trains are always private. If Beeks had reserved one, no other passengers should have been allowed to enter.
The names of the major actors/actresses are shown superimposed on short clips from the film. The clips showing Dan Aykroyd, Eddie Murphy and Jamie-Lee Curtis respectively are obvious outtakes as they all crack up and burst into smiles and/or laughter.
$7,348,200 (USA) (12 June 1983)
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