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Throw Momma From the Train Movie

Movie Review for Throw Momma From the Train

Summary

An 80ís movie about two men which are angry with the women of their lives; however, they will find a way to help each other.

Throw Momma From the Train DVD

Plot

Throw Momma from the Train is dark comedy that narrates the story of two bitter men. The first one is Larry Donner, a man that alleges that his ex-wife stole him the manuscript of the book that made her famous.

The other character of Throw Momma from the Train is Owen Lift, a man that isnít able to launch his career as a writer. Unfortunately for him, he also lives with an authoritarian mother that is driving him crazy.

Cast

Owen/Ned 'Little Ned' Lift - Danny DeVito
Larry Donner - Billy Crystal
Beth Ryan - Kim Greist
Mrs. Lift - Anne Ramsey
Margaret Donner - Kate Mulgrew

Trivia

Kate Mulgrew, who interpreted the role of Margaret Donner in Throw Momma from the Train, became famous as the captain of the Starship Voyager.

Throw Momma from the Train was directed by Danny DeVito.

Academy Awards:

Anne Ramsey won for Best Actress In A Supporting Role for the role of Momma in Throw Momma from the Train.

80's Film Facts:

The Movie Throw Momma From the Train was released to theatres on 12/11/1987 by Orion, and grossed $53,380,796 at the box office in the US.


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