Genre: COMEDY / CRIME
Release Dates: DECEMBER 21, 2005
Production Company: Columbia Pictures Corporation / Imagine Entertainment / Sony Pictures Entertainment
In Columbia Pictures’ larcenous romantic comedy Fun with Dick and Jane, Dick (Jim Carrey) and Jane (Téa Leoni) are in love and living the American dream – until one day it becomes an American nightmare. When the company Dick works for becomes involved in an Enron-like scandal and he is confronted with the prospect of losing everything, Dick and Jane are forced to bag, borrow and steal to get it all back.
Crew: Dean Parisot (Director); Judd Apatow and Nicholas Stoller (screenwriters); Brian Grazer and Jim Carrey (producers); Peter Bart, Jane Bartelme and Max Palevsky (executive producers); Linda Fields (associate producer)
Cast: Jim Carrey as Dick Harper, Téa Leoni as Jane Harper, Michelle Arthur as Dick’s Secretary, Alec Baldwin, Richard Burgi, Lawrence Calvin as Scary Guy #1, Michael A. Cassidy as Cameraman, Luis Chávez as Valet Parker, Mark Correy as Cayman Banker, Vincent Curatola, Jacob Davich, Larry Dorf as Car Salesman, Jullian Dulce Vida, Chris Ellis as RJ Wade, Daniel Espeseth as Bank Security Guard, Wayne Flemming as Nosey Neighbor, Gloria Garayua as Blanca, Jeff Garlin, Dave Gist as Angry KostMart Husband, Octavio Gómez, Angie Harmon as Veronica
Studio: Sony Pictures Entertainment
Fun With Dick and Jane is a remake of a 1977 comedy, that starred George Segal, Jane Fonda and Ed McMahon.
Barry Sonnenfeld was going to direct this remake, but backed out for personal reasons.
Cameron Diaz was set to play Jane, but backed out shortly before the production began because of scheduling conflicts.
Tagline for the original 1977 comedy was ‘Bonnie and Clyde they ain’t.’