Overboard (1987)

  • Genre: Comedy, Romance
  • Release Date: 1987-12-16
  • User Rating: 6.8/10 from 456 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 46min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Star Partners
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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Heiress, Joanna Stayton hires carpenter, Dean Proffitt to build a closet on her yacht -- and refuses to pay him for the project when it's done. But after Joanna accidentally falls overboard and loses her memory, Dean sees an opportunity to get even.

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  • Goldie Hawn

    as Joanna Stayton
  • Kurt Russell

    as Dean Proffitt
  • Edward Herrmann

    as Grant Stayton III
  • Katherine Helmond

    as Edith Mintz
  • Mike Hagerty

    as Billy Pratt
  • Roddy McDowall

    as Andrew
  • Jared Rushton

    as Charlie Proffitt
  • Jamie Wild

    as Greg Proffitt
  • Jeffrey Wiseman

    as Joey
  • Brian Price

    as Travis
  • Frank Campanella

    as Captain Karl
  • Robert Goldman

    as The Yacht: Crew Helmsman
  • Scott Marshall

    as Coast Guard Cutter: Coast Guard Spotter Lucas
  • Bill Applebaum

    as Coast Guard Cutter: Coast Guard Friend
  • Don Thompson

    as Coast Guard Cutter: Coast Guard Guy
  • Laura Fabian

    as Grant's Girlfriends
  • Rielle Hunter

    as Grant's Girlfriends
  • Ray Combs

    as Elk Cove: Cop at Hospital
  • Bing Russell

    as Elk Cove: Sheriff Earl
  • Frank Buxton

    as Elk Cove: Wilbur Budd
  • Lucinda Crosby

    as Elk Cove: Waitress
  • Héctor Elizondo

    as Garbage Scow Skipper (uncredited)
Sound Alan Silvestri Original Music Composer
Camera John A. Alonzo Director of Photography
Directing Garry Marshall Director
Production Roddy McDowall Executive Producer
Editing Sonny Baskin Editor
Writing Leslie Dixon Screenplay
Production Anthea Sylbert Producer
Editing Dov Hoenig Editor
Production Alexandra Rose Producer
Art James Shanahan Art Direction
Production Joanne Zaluski Casting
Art Jim Dultz Art Direction
Production Nick Abdo Associate Producer
Art Tom Bugenhagen Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Wayne A. Finkelman Costume Design