The Distinguished Gentleman Solarmovie

The Distinguished Gentleman (1992)


A Florida con man uses the passing of the long time Congressman from his district who he just happens to share a name with, to get elected to his version of paradise, Congress, where the money flows from lobbyists. But soon he learns the nature of the game and decides to fight back the only way he knows how, with a con.

The Distinguished Gentleman Solarmovie
Solarmovie Score: 6/10 from 172 votes
Release Date: 1992-12-04
Status: Released
Run time: 112 min / 1:52
Production Studio : Hollywood Pictures
Production Country: United States of America


Eddie Murphy
as Thomas Jefferson Johnson
Lane Smith
as Dick Dodge
Sheryl Lee Ralph
as Miss Loretta Hicks
Joe Don Baker
as Olaf Andersen
Victoria Rowell
as Celia Kirby
Grant Shaud
as Arthur Reinhardt
Kevin McCarthy
as Terry Corrigan
Charles S. Dutton
as Elijah Hawkins
Victor Rivers
as Armando
Chi McBride
as Homer
Sonny Jim Gaines
as Van Dyke
Noble Willingham
as Zeke Bridges
Gary Frank
as Iowa
Daniel Benzali
as 'Skeeter' Warburton
Cynthia Harris
as Vera Johnson
Susan Forristal
as Ellen Juba
James Garner
as Jeff Johnson
John Doolittle
as Ira Schecter
Tom Dahlgren
as Chief of Police
Tom Finnegan
as Ethics Committee Chair
Cliff Bemis
as Gun Lobbyist
Nina Totenberg
as Election Anchor
Daniel Petrie Jr.
as Asbestos Lobbyist
Richard Anders
as Poultry Lobbyist


Art Ed Verreaux Art Direction
Art Leslie Dilley Production Design
Sound Randy Edelman Original Music Composer
Production Leonard Goldberg Producer
Camera Gabriel Beristain Director of Photography
Directing Jonathan Lynn Director
Production Mary Goldberg Casting
Art Dorree Cooper Set Decoration
Editing Tony Lombardo Editor
Production Michael Peyser Producer
Editing Barry B. Leirer Editor
Costume & Make-Up Francine Jamison-Tanchuck Costume Design
Writing Marty Kaplan Screenplay
Production Marty Kaplan Executive Producer
Art Dan Perri Title Designer