Out on a Limb

Synopsis: Matthew Broderick goes Out on a Limb in this surprising adventure about a financial whiz who takes a wild detour to come to the aid of his kid sister in the small logging town of Buzzsaw.
Genre: Comedy
Director(s): Francis Veber
Production: MCA Universal Home Video
  1 win.
93 min

a very active imagination. This isn't imagination.

It's the truth. Are there

any comments? Yes? It may be too soon to judge,

but I have to say

I'm really not convinced. It's so overstated,

so melodramatic. I'm sorry, Julius,

I disagree. So far,

it works for me. It's the most outrageous

summer vacation I've

heard in years. Should I go on? ALL: Yeah! (CHUCKLES)

Go ahead, Marci. I needed help.

I needed it fast. Only one person

to turn to. My big brother, Bill. Book on Echo

Tech, please. A.R.V. put in an order

for 200,000 at 26. Tell 'em it's gonna

get done at 75

with or without 'em. All right.

Odds for a hundred. Damn, every time.

Evens for 200. Do you read minds? It's a question of

reorientation, Steve. I know what you're

gonna do before you know

what you're gonna do. Jerry Beck had a

heart attack last night. My God,

he's only 36. 34. No time

for condolences. You're taking over

Daisy Cellular deal. Background,

two days ago, Daisy's C.O.

Leonard Hathaway dropped dead. Controlling stocks slipped

into hands of Julie Holland,

niece, must sell. Jerry was to meet today. Decided to have

heart attack instead. Such poor judgment

will cost Jerry. You will take this meeting. How much me offer? 160 million ceiling. I want it bad.

Really bad. Watch out. Travis of

Travis, Jacoby and Travis

is doing the legal. The elder Travis? Yes, Count Dracula

himself. Big bonus if you win. Let's play poker. I got a figure in

the back of my mind. Let's see how close

you can get to it. A hundred million. If we auctioned it off,

it'll get done at 175. (SCOFFS) Maybe

five years ago. Not with a market

this unstable. Excuse me, Mr. Travis.

Telephone call for you. Excuse me. It's too bad we have

to go through all this. It's just gonna

get done at 140. How's that? Oh, Travis is gonna

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Daniel Saul Goldin (born July 23, 1940) served as the 9th and longest-tenured Administrator of NASA from April 1, 1992, to November 17, 2001. He was appointed by President George H. W. Bush and also served under Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush. more…

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