Which Way Is Up? (1977)

Which Way Is Up?
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 1hr 34mins.
Genres Adaptation, Comedy
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Cecil Brown Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Lina Wertmuller From Story from film screenplay("The Seduction of Mimi") 120870 4000003
Scott "The Bear" Maitland Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Carl Gottlieb Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Steve Krantz Producer n/a 3 3000001
Blair Burrows Actor n/a 1 1000020
Kathy Cronkite Actor n/a 1 1000021
Michael Schultz Director n/a 2 2000001
John Alonzo Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Danford B Greene Editor n/a 172 7000001
Willie D Burton Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Robert L Hoyt Sound n/a 120816 14000002
Alan Oliney Stunt Coordinator n/a 120804 19000001
John M Dwyer Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Lawrence G Paull Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Paul Riser Music n/a 120781 8000001
Mark Davis Music n/a 120781 8000002
Victor Argo Actor n/a 1 1000019
Tony Alvarenga Actor n/a 1 1000018
Bebe Drake-Hooks Actor Thelma 1 1000006
Gloria Edwards Actor Janelle 1 1000007
Ernesto Hernandez Actor Reyes Boy 1 1000008
Marilyn Coleman Actor Sister Sarah 1 1000005
Morgan Woodward Actor Mr Mann 1 1000004
Lonette McKee Actor Annie Mae 1 1000002
Margaret Avery Actor Annie Mae 1 1000003
Diane Rodriguez Actor Reyes Boy 1 1000009
Daniel Valdez Actor Chuy Estrada 1 1000010
Pat Ast Actor Hooker 1 1000015
Tommy Thomerson Actor n/a 1 1000016
Marc Alaimo Actor n/a 1 1000017
Luis Valdez Actor Ramon Juarez 1 1000014
Dolph Sweet Actor Boss 1 1000013
DeWayne Jessie Actor Sugar 1 1000011
Morgan Roberts Actor Henry 1 1000012
Richard Pryor Actor Leroy Jones/Rufus Jones/Reverend Thomas 1 1000001
Synopsis
Leroy Jones is a poor orange picker. When Leroy accidentally g s to a demonstration staged by the worker's union, he gets laid off, and is forced to leave his wife and family behind so he can look for work in Los Angeles. When he d s find work, it is for the same company that let him go back home. Leroy becomes a manager, and falls in love with a labor organizer named Vanetta. Now Leroy finds himself splitting his time between Vanetta and his wife. After learning that the Reverend Lenox Thomas has impregnated his wife, Leroy decides to even the score and starts courting the reverend's wife.