The Super (1991)

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In this comedy, a ruthless slumlord (Joe Pesci in his feature film debut) gets his just desserts after he is forced to move in one of his own tenements by a wise Manhattan judge.
Rating:
R (adult situations/language)
Genre:
Comedy , Drama
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Studio:
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

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Cast

Ruben Blades
as Marlon
Vincent Gardenia
as Big Lou Kritski
Joe Pesci
as Louie Kritski
Stacey Travis
as Heather
Anthony Heald
as Ron Nessim
LaTanya Richardson
as Judge Smith
Paul Bates
as Storekeeper
Leland Gantt
as Male Tenant
Carole Shelley
as Irene Kritski
Madolyn Smith Osborne
as Naomi Bensinger
Paul Benjamin
as Gilliam
Daniel Margotta
as 1st Pool Shooter
Olga Merediz
as 2nd Female
Greg Cook
as 3rd Hooter
Jack Hallett
as Young Big Lou
Billy Graham
as 4th Hooter
Boris Sichkin
as Electrician
Daniel Hagen
as Construction Worker
Anthony Caso
as Arsonist
Eileen Galindo
as Linda Diaz
Juan Manuel Aguero
as 2nd Man on Stoop
Henry Judd Baker
as 1st Man on Stoop
Horace Bailey
as 2nd Hooter
Marina Durrell
as 1st Female
Ron Roth
as Exterminator
Rynel Johnson
as 2nd Gang Member
John Ray Barnes
as 2nd Pool Shooter
Pepe Douglas
as 1st Hooter
Chris Herrera
as 1st Monty Player
Todd Monteiro
as Milkman
Darryl Robinson
as 1st Gang Member
Steven Rodriguez
as Pedro Diaz
Daniel Saltzman
as Young Louie
Billy Marshall Thompson
as 2nd Monty Player
Steven Rodriquez
as Pedro Diaz
Juan Manual Aguero
as 2nd Man on Stoop
Daniel Hagan
as Construction Worker
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Critic Reviews for The Super

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Audience Reviews for The Super

One of the most underrated comedies of all time. Joe Pesci is hilarious and the film is loaded with one liners.

Joey Guerriero
Joey Guerriero

This is a funny movie Joe Pesci as Louie Kritski just got his first apartment building from his father, a real slum lord. When the tenants take him to court the judge sentences him to live in his own building. What could be wrong with that? He finds out the hard way. Check out what happens to his car, it's just hilaious.

Alan Parks
Alan Parks
½

Super greedy heartless Slumlord forced to live in one of his testaments sounds like a good idea, Joe Pesci sounds like a good idea, but it wasn't good. It never got going and was not that funny. I recommend avoiding this one.

Russell Guest
Russell Guest

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