The Fisher King

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The Fisher King
Directed byTerry Gilliam
Produced byDebra Hill
Lynda Obst
Written byRichard LaGravenese
StarringRobin Williams
Jeff Bridges
Music byGeorge Fenton
CinematographyRoger Pratt
Edited byLesley Walker
Distributed byTriStar Pictures
Release date
  • September 20, 1991 (1991-09-20)
Running time
137 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$24 million
Box office$41,895,491

The Fisher King is a 1991 American comedy-drama movie written by Richard LaGravenese and directed by Terry Gilliam. It stars Robin Williams and Jeff Bridges, with Mercedes Ruehl, Amanda Plummer, and Michael Jeter in supporting roles. The movie is about a radio shock jock who tries to find redemption by helping a man whose life he inadvertently shattered.

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Country Premiere
 United States 27 September 1991
 France 2 October 1991
 Sweden 11 October 1991
 Italy 18 October 1991
 Germany 31 October 1991
 Australia 7 November 1991
 United Kingdom 8 November 1991
 Ireland 8 November 1991
 Brazil 15 November 1991
 Netherlands 15 November 1991
 Finland 22 November 1991
 Chile 1992
 Peru 1992
 Hungary 10 January 1992
 Greece 13 January 1992
 Denmark 17 January 1992
 Spain 17 January 1992
 Portugal 17 January 1992
 Argentina 6 February 1992
 Turkey 7 February 1992
 Japan 11 April 1992
 South Korea 4 September 1993

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