Throw Momma from the Train (1987)

Larry Donner is a author and writing professor who tutors people who want to write books. Larry's life has become a misery when his Ex-wife has published a book he wrote under her name and has gotten rich over it. Owen Lift, one of Larry's students offers Larry to kill Larry's Ex-wife and in return Owen wants Larry to kill his horrible mother. Larry thinks it is a joke, until he learns Owen killed his Ex-wife and he has become the prime suspect.

Directing:
  • Danny DeVito

Writing:
  • Stu Silver

Stars:
Release Date: 1987-12-11
themoviedb icon 6.0/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 88
  • Budget: $14,000,000
  • Revenue: $57,915,972
Kate Mulgrew
Kate Mulgrew
Margaret
Branford Marsalis
Branford Mars...
Lester
Olivia Brown
Olivia Brown
Ms. Gladstone
Billy Crystal
Billy Crystal
Larry Donner
Danny DeVito
Danny DeVito
Owen / Ned 'Little Ned' Lift
Kim Greist
Kim Greist
Beth Ryan
Anne Ramsey
Anne Ramsey
Mrs. Lift
Rob Reiner
Rob Reiner
Joel
Raye Birk
Raye Birk
Pinsky
Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Winfrey
Herself
Philip Perlman
Philip Perlma...
Mr. Perlman
Larry McCormick
Larry McCormi...
Announcer
Peter Brocco
Peter Brocco
Old Man
Hettie Lynne Hurtes
Hettie Lynne...
Reporter