Bright Lights, Big City

MGM/UA (1988)
Drama, Crime, Action
USA | English | Color | 1h 50min

A young kid from Kansas moves to New York to work on a magazine. He gets caught up in the world of drink and drugs, and starts a steady decline. The only hope is the cousin of one of his drinking partners, can she pull him through it ?


Cast View all

Michael J. Fox Jamie
Kiefer Sutherland Tad
Phoebe Cates Amanda
Swoosie Kurtz Megan
Frances Sternhagen Clara
Tracy Pollan Vicky
John Houseman Mr. Vogel
Charlie Schlatter Michael
David Warrilow Rittenhouse
Dianne Wiest Mother
Alec Mapa Yasu Wade
William Hickey Ferret Man
Gina Belafonte Kathy
Sam Robards Rich Vanier
Bernard Zette Stevie
Marika Blossfeldt Bald Girl
Jessica Lundy Theresa
Kelly Lynch Elaine
Peter Boyden Maitre d'
Annabelle Gurwitch Barbara
Russell Horton Walter Tyler
Maria Pitillo Pony Tail Girl
Susan Traylor Leather Lady
Michael Fischetti Mannequin Craftsman
Harvey Waldman Deli Man

Crew View all

Director James Bridges
Writer Jay McInerney
Producer Sydney Pollack, Mark Rosenberg, Gerald R. Molen, Jack Larson
Photography Gordon Willis
Musician Donald Fagen

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