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Which Way Is Up?

Overview

Richard Pryor portrays multiple characters in Michael Schultz's comedy Which Way Is Up? That film comes to DVD with a widescreen transfer that preserves the original theatrical aspect ratio. The English soundtrack is solid, if less than spectacular. Fans of Pryor will certainly appreciate Universal making this film available.
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Overview

Richard Pryor portrays multiple characters in Michael Schultz's comedy Which Way Is Up? That film comes to DVD with a widescreen transfer that preserves the original theatrical aspect ratio. The English soundtrack is solid, if less than spectacular. Fans of Pryor will certainly appreciate Universal making this film available.
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Special Features

Production notes; Cast & filmmakers
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/21/2002
  • UPC: 025192195624
  • Original Release: 1977
  • Rating:

  • Source: Universal Studios
  • Region Code: 1
  • Aspect Ratio: Theatre Wide-Screen (1.85.1)
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Mono
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:35:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 19,262

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Richard Pryor Leroy Jones, Rev. Thomas, Rufus Jones
Lonette McKee Vanetta
Margaret Avery Annie Mae
Morgan Woodward Mr. Mann
Marilyn Coleman Sister Sarah
Bebe Drake Thelma
Gloria Edwards Janelle
Ernesto Hernandez Reyes Boy
Diane Rodrigues Estrella
Daniel Valdez Chuy Estrada
DeWayne Jessie Sugar
Morgan Roberts Henry
Dolph Sweet The Boss
Luis Valdez Ramon Juarez
Pat Ast Hooker
Marc Alaimo Frankie
Victor Argo Angel
Kathy Cronkite
Ron Cummins Photographer
Evelyn Dutton Receptionist
Carmen Filpi Wino
Louise Johnson
Tanya Lynne Lee Althea
Terrence Locke Assassin
Ted Markland
Ralph Montgomery
Paul Mooney Inspector
Harry Northrup Chief Goon
George More O'Ferrall Reporter
Korla Pandit Hindu
Clifford A. Pellow White Boss
Hank Robinson
Eddie Smith Men at Picnic
Spo-De-Odee Cripple
Bob Terhune Goon
Tim Thomerson Tour Guide
Joe Turkel Harry
Angela Wilson Dawn
Hank Worden Flunky
Blair Burrows
Technical Credits
Michael Schultz Director
John A. Alonzo Cinematographer
Willie D. Burton Sound/Sound Designer
Michael Chinich Producer
Mark Davis Score Composer
John M. Dwyer Set Decoration/Design
Carl Gottlieb Screenwriter
Danford B. Greene Editor
Robert L. Hoyt Sound/Sound Designer
Steve Krantz Producer
Scott Maitland Asst. Director
Alan Oliney Stunts
Lawrence G. Paull Production Designer
Norman Whitfield Songwriter
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. The Jones Family [8:34]
2. Leroy Makes His Move [2:40]
3. A One-way Ticket [2:49]
4. Vanetta [2:34]
5. Lots of Changes [11:45]
6. The Witness [:16]
7. Moving Up [2:41]
8. Welcome Home [2:47]
9. Sophisticated Sex [3:38]
10. Leroy's Other Life [5:24]
11. Annie Mae's Baby [1:32]
12. Reverend Thomas [4:07]
13. Seducing Sister Sarah [4:27]
14. Stretched too Thin [3:42]
15. Mr. Mann [2:54]
16. The Reverend Reviled [3:09]
17. Final Freedom [7:08]
18. End Titles [3:50]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Scenes
   Bonus Materials
      Production Notes
      Cast and Filmmakers
         Richard Pryor- Leroy Jones/Rufus Jones/Rev. Thomas
         Lonette McKee- Vanetta
         Margaret Avery- Annie Mae
         Directed by Michael Schultz
      Recommendations
      DVD Newsletter
   Languages
      Spoken Language
         English
      Captions and Subtitles
         English for the Hearing impaired
         Español
         Français
         None
   Play
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