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The shocking tale about an eccentric millionaire, sex, the murdered mistress, sex, a part time country music man, more sex… and Jake, the suave debonair lover, poet, athlete and 262 lb. private detective from New Jersey who’s been hired to sort it all out and find the real killer… and even more sex!
Academy Award winner John G. Avildsen (Rocky, The Karate Kid) directs from a screenplay by David Odell (The Dark Crystal) in this outrageous comedy, with an even more outrageous cast including Allen Garfield, Paul Sorvino and Lloyd Kaufman
“Four and a half stars. A load of laughs, Cry Uncle is very entertaining.” – Chicago Sun-Times
“Something alluring behind the perversity.” – Elspeth Haughton, Apollo Movie Guide
TROMATIC TRIVIA: Steve Tisch, who would later go on to win an Academy Award for producing Forrest Gump, got his start in the film industry on Cry Uncle as a production assistant. Tisch can also briefly be seen in the motel riot scene, fleeing for his very life!