Moon Over Parador

  • 1988
  • Movie
  • PG-13
  • Comedy

Jack Noah (Richard Dreyfuss) is a second-rate American actor shooting a film in the fictional Caribbean nation of Parador. Parador is ruled by a dictator who is not so much inhumane as he is ineffectual and inebriated. When the dictator, a dead ringer for Jack, dies, chief of police Roberto Strausmann (Raul Julia), the country's real ruler, coerces Jack...read more

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Moon Over Parador - Official Trailer
00:25 — An American actor in a small Latin American country agrees to temporarily impersonate its deceased ruler. Ridiculous premise but often funny!
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02:07 — Trailer for Moon Over Parador. Richard Dreyfuss plays actor Jack Noah, who gets the role of his life when Parador's fascist strongman consumes too mu (more…)

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Farce about a little known American actor hired to impersonate a deceased Latin American dictator. Remake of the 1939 film "The Magnificent Fraud," based on the short story "Caviar for His Excellency" by Charles G. Booth.

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  • Released: 1988
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: Jack Noah (Richard Dreyfuss) is a second-rate American actor shooting a film in the fictional Caribbean nation of Parador. Parador is ruled by a dictator who is not so much inhumane as he is ineffectual and inebriated. When the dictator, a dead ringer for… (more)

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