The Accidental Tourist

The Accidental Tourist (1988)

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After the death of his son, Macon Leary, a travel writer, seems to be sleep walking through life. Macon's wife, seems to be having trouble too, and thinks it would be best if the two would just split up. After the break up, Macon meets a strange outgoing woman, who seems to bring him back down to earth. After starting a relationship with the outgoing woman, Macon's wife seems to think that their marriage is still worth a try. Macon is then forced to deal many decisions

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  • William Hurt

    as Macon Leary
  • Kathleen Turner

    as Sarah Leary
  • Geena Davis

    as Muriel Pritchett
  • Amy Wright

    as Rose Leary
  • David Ogden Stiers

    as Porter Leary
  • Ed Begley Jr.

    as Charles Leary
  • Bill Pullman

    as Julian
  • Robert Hy Gorman

    as Alexander Pritchett
  • Bradley Mott

    as Mr. Loomis
  • Bill Lee Brown

    as Morgue Detective #1 (as W.H. Brown)
  • Walter Sparrow

    as Hot Dog Vendor
  • Jake Kasdan

    as Scott Canfield (as Jacob Kasdan)
  • Jonathan Kasdan

    as Boy at Doctor's Office (as Jonathan Kasdan)
  • Jonathan Kasdan

    as Jonathan Kasdan)
  • Jonathan Kasdan

    as Jonathan Kasdan
  • Audrey Rapoport

    as Girl on Plane (as Audrey R. Rapoport)
Sound John Williams Music
Camera John Bailey Director of Photography
Writing Lawrence Kasdan Screenplay
Directing Lawrence Kasdan Director
Production Lawrence Kasdan Producer
Production Charles Okun Producer
Production John Malkovich Executive Producer
Editing Carol Littleton Editor
Production Phyllis Carlyle Executive Producer
Production Michael Grillo Executive Producer
Writing Anne Tyler Novel
Writing Frank Galati Screenplay