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The Secret of My Success (The Secret of My Succe$s) (1987)

The Secret of My Success
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Michael J. Fox Michael J. Fox
Brantley Foster / Carlton Whitfield
Helen Slater Helen Slater
Christy Wills
Richard Jordan Richard Jordan
Howard Prescott
Margaret Whitton Margaret Whitton
Vera Prescott
John Pankow John Pankow
Fred Melrose
Christopher Murney Christopher Murney
Barney Rattigan
Gerry Bamman Gerry Bamman
Art Thomas
Fred Gwynne Fred Gwynne
Donald Davenport


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Jim Cash Jim Cash
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Jack Epps Jr. Jack Epps Jr.
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An average movie

7 years, 4 months ago at Mar 18 9:42
At first, I thought I already saw this flick but it wasnโ€™t the case and that was already the first issue with this movie. Indeed, even if Michael J. Fox is a really charismatic actor, he always plays the same character, some kind of variation around Marty McFly and, as a result, all his movies look more or less alike, at least, thatโ€™s my opinion. This time, it was some kind of comedy taking pl... read more
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A talented young man can't get an executive position without rising through the ranks, so he comes up with a shortcut, which also benefits his love life.
Release date: 10 April 1987
UPC: 025192041228
Tags: Comedy (10), Business (7), Romance (6), 1980s (5), 1987 (4), New York City (3), Board Meeting (2), D.T. (2), Cheating Wife (2), Corporation (2), Businessman (2), Assumed Identity (2), Limousine (2), Deception (2), 1980's (2), New York (2), Success (2), Corporate Take Over (1), 111 Min (1), Poster (1)
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" Directed by: Herbert Ross Written by: AJ Carothers, Jim Cash, and Jack Epps, Jr. Produced by: David Chasman and Herbert Ross Cinematography: Carlo Di Palma Edited by: Paul Hirsch Music by: David Foster Song and lyrics by: David Foster, Jack Blades, Tom Keane, and Michael Landau Distributed by: Universal Pictures"


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