- Rated: PG-13
- Run Time: 1 hours, 50 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: October 27, 1998
- Originally Released: 1987
- Label: Universal Studios
Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada) Encoding; Theatrical trailer; Talent bios; Production notes; Weblinks
Performers, Cast and Crew:
New York Times - 04/10/1987
"...Directed with a lot of panache....[Fox gives] an ebullient, all-out performance..."
Variety - 04/08/1987
"...[The film features] Michael J. Fox in a winning performance..."
Rags To Riches |
Switching Roles |
- THE SECRET OF MY SUCCESS is similar to Frank Loesser's famous musical HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING, adapted by Jack Weinstock, Abe Burrows and Willie Gilbert from Shepard Mead's hilarious novel.
- Playwright Christopher Durang has a cameo role in the film as an executive.
- Cindy Crawford has a brief cameo as a beautiful woman on the New York streets.
- Brantley asks co-worker Fred: "Can you ever get promoted out of the mailroom'" Fred responds: "You can't even get paroled out of the mailroom."