The Couch Trip

The Couch Trip (1988)

A comedy of truly loony proportions.

  • Genre: Comedy
  • Release Date: 1988-01-15
  • User Rating: 5.6/10 from 56 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 37min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Orion Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
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The escaped delinquent John W. Burns, Jr. replaces Dr. Maitlin on a radio show, saying he's the psychiatrist Lawrence Baird.

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  • Dan Aykroyd

    as John W. Burns, Jr.
  • Walter Matthau

    as Donald Becker
  • Charles Grodin

    as George Matlin
  • Donna Dixon

    as Laura Rollins
  • Richard Romanus

    as Harvey Michaels
  • Mary Gross

    as Vera Maitlin
  • David Clennon

    as Lawrence Baird
  • Arye Gross

    as Perry Kovin
  • Victoria Jackson

    as Robin
  • Michael DeLorenzo

    as Lopez
  • Mickey Jones

    as Watkins
  • Michael Ensign

    as Hendricks
  • Chevy Chase

    as Condom Father
  • Jan Cobler

    as Woman at Party
Production Lawrence Gordon Producer
Editing Richard A. Harris Editor
Crew Donald E. Thorin Cinematography
Directing Michael Ritchie Director
Writing Ken Kolb Novel
Writing Steven Kampmann Writer
Writing William Porter Writer