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Trading Places

7th June 1983
1h 56m
John Landis
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A snobbish investor and a wily street con-artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 2:20pm.

Cast

Eddie Murphy Eddie Murphy Billy Ray Valentine
Approx Filming Age ≈ 21
Jamie Lee Curtis Jamie Lee Curtis Ophelia
Approx Filming Age ≈ 24
Bafta Win
Dan Aykroyd Dan Aykroyd Louis Winthorpe III
Approx Filming Age ≈ 30
Denholm Elliott Denholm Elliott Coleman
Approx Filming Age ≈ 60
Ralph Bellamy Randolph Duke
Approx Filming Age ≈ 78
Don Ameche Mortimer Duke
Approx Filming Age ≈ 74
Paul Gleason Paul Gleason Clarence Beeks
Approx Filming Age ≈ 43
Jim Belushi Jim Belushi
Approx Filming Age ≈ 28
Bill Cobbs Bill Cobbs
Approx Filming Age ≈ 48
Philip Bosco
Approx Filming Age ≈ 52
Bill Boggs
Approx Filming Age ≈ 38
Stephen Stucker
Approx Filming Age ≈ 35
Richard Hunt
Approx Filming Age ≈ 31
Eddie Jones
Approx Filming Age ≈ 48
Jacques Sandulescu
Approx Filming Age ≈ 54
John McCurry
Approx Filming Age ≈ 54
Kelly Curtis
Approx Filming Age ≈ 26
Barry Dennen
Approx Filming Age ≈ 44
Arleen Sorkin
Approx Filming Age ≈ 27
John Landis John Landis
Approx Filming Age ≈ 32
Afemo Omilami
Approx Filming Age ≈ 32
Gary Klar
Approx Filming Age ≈ 35
Bryan Clark
Approx Filming Age ≈ 18
Ralph Clanton
Approx Filming Age ≈ 68
Bernie McInerney
Approx Filming Age ≈ 46
Jack Davidson
Approx Filming Age ≈ 46
William Magerman
Approx Filming Age ≈ 69
Al Franken
Approx Filming Age ≈ 31
Frank Oz Frank Oz
Approx Filming Age ≈ 38
Bo Diddley
Approx Filming Age ≈ 54
Alfred Drake
Approx Filming Age ≈ 68
Kristin Holby
Approx Filming Age ≈ 31
John Bedford Lloyd
Approx Filming Age ≈ 26
James Eckhouse James Eckhouse
Approx Filming Age ≈ 27
Giancarlo Esposito Giancarlo Esposito
Approx Filming Age ≈ 24
Ron Taylor
Approx Filming Age ≈ 30
Robert Earl Jones
Approx Filming Age ≈ 72
Gwyllum Evans
Approx Filming Age ≈ 58
Nicholas Guest
Approx Filming Age ≈ 31
Robert Curtis Brown
Approx Filming Age ≈ 25
Tom Mardirosian
Approx Filming Age ≈ 35
Avon Long
Approx Filming Age ≈ 72
B. Constance Barry
Approx Filming Age ≈ 69
Walt Gorney
Approx Filming Age ≈ 70

Most Often Described As

100% Funny
8/10
MetaCritic
69/100
Rotten Tomatoes
88%
IMDb
7.5/10

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Advisories

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Alcohol Use
Blackface
Racist Language
Tobacco Use

Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

1% 13-19
9% 20-29
14% 30-39
6% 40-49
5% 50-59
5% 60-69
5% 70-79
54% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

16% Female
69% Male
15% Unknown

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

3% Bad
3% Good
94% Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

1% Bartender
1% Butler
1% Con-Artist
2% Cop
3% Investor
1% Prisoner
1% Prostitute
1% Security Officer
88% Unknown