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The Big Easy
The Big Easy
Directed By Jim McBride
Screenplay By Daniel Petrie, Jr.
Cast Dennis Quaid, Ellen Barkin, Ned Beatty, John Goodman
Produced By Stephen J. Friedman
Film Editing By Mia Goldman
Cinematography By Affonso Beato
Music By Brad Fiedel

Kings Road Entertainment


United States



Release Date

August 21, 1987


108 Minutes

Rating R
Distributed By

Columbia Pictures

Gross $17,685,307



  • Dennis Quaid as Lieutenant Remy McSwain
  • Ellen Barkin as Anne Osborne
  • Ned Beatty as Jack Kellom
  • John Goodman as Sergeant Andre DeSoto
  • Lisa Jane Persky as Detective McCabe
  • Tom O'Brien as Bobby McSwain
  • Charles Ludlam as Lamar Parmentel
  • Grace Zabriskie as Mam
  • Marc Lawrence as Vinnie 'The Cannon' DiMotti
  • Solomon Burke as Daddy Mention
  • Gailard Sartain as Chef Paul
  • Jim Garrison as Judge Jim Garrison
  • Ebbe Roe Smith as Ed Dodge



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