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The Stunt Man

Rating:R
Genre:Action/Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Release Date:January 1, 1980
Running time:129 minutes
Cast:Peter O'Toole, Allen Garfield, Barbara Hershey, Alex Rocco, Steve Railsback
Director:Richard Rush
Producer:Melvin Simon, Richard Rush
Writer:Paul Brodeur, Lawrence B. Marcus
Distributor:20th Century Fox Film Corp.

Description: Cameron is a young veteran who is running from the police when he comes upon a movie set and accidentally causes the death of a stunt man. When Cameron explains his situation to the director Eli Cross, the eccentric man agrees to conceal him from the police on the condition that he take the stuntman's place. Before long, Cameron realizes that the autocratic Cross is taking advantage of him by putting him in unnecessary danger.

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