The Tall Guy (1989)


An American actor in England tries to find love and work.

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WatchMovies Score: 6.1/10 from 24 votes
Release Date: 1989-02-01
Status: Released
Run time: 92 min / 1:32
Production Studio : London Weekend Television (LWT), Virgin Vision, Working Title Films
Production Country: United Kingdom


Jeff Goldblum
as Dexter King
Emma Thompson
as Kate
Rowan Atkinson
as Ron Anderson
Geraldine James
as Carmen
Emil Wolk
as Cyprus Charlie
Kim Thompson
as Cheryl
Harold Innocent
as Timothy
Anna Massey
as Mary
Joanna Kanska
as Tamara
Peter Kelly
as Gavin
Tim Barlow
as Mr Morrow
Hugh Thomas
as Dr. Karabekian
Angus Deayton
as Actor
Robin Driscoll
as Actor
Harriet Keevil
as Mary's Secretary
Tony Forsyth
as Berkoff Actor
Stephen Marchant
as Berkoff Actor
Ian Lindsay
as TV Director
Kate DuchĂȘne
as Old Girlfriend
Angela Meredith
as Old Girlfriend
Kate Lonergan
as Stage Manager
Jason Isaacs
as Doctor
Martin Sadler
as Doctor
Susan Field
as Dr Freud
Fred Bryant
as Dying Old Man
Michael FitzGerald
as Man with Vacuum Cleaner Pipe
Charles Lamb
as Old Man in Wheelchair
Thomas Lockyer
as Michael
Declan Mulholland
as Doorman
Susan Beresford
as WPC
Charles Augins
as Choreographer
Joolia Cappleman
as Costume Designer
Bob Appleby
as Max
Mel Smith
as Drunk at Party
John Inman
as Himself
Jonathan Ross
as Himself
Melvyn Bragg
as Himself
as Himself


Writing Richard Curtis Writer
Directing Mel Smith Director
Camera Adrian Biddle Director of Photography
Editing Dan Rae Editor
Sound Peter Brewis Original Music Composer
Production Tim Bevan Executive Producer
Production Paul Webster Producer
Art Grant Hicks Production Design