Continental Divide

"Very Good"

Continental Divide Review


For one of his final films, John Belushi detoured into an odd choice of roles, as a hard-nosed, chain-smoking Chicago reporter (OK, that part's not too much of a stretch), who takes a trip to the Rocky Mountains to hang out with a bald eagle researcher (Blair Brown) when his crime reporting lands him into a bit of trouble in Chi-town. While the story is generally fun and lively, Brown's charm carries the film over Belushi's goofy performance. Still, you'll probably marvel more at how well kempt a woman that never leaves a mountain shack can be.


Continental Divide

Facts and Figures

Run time: 103 mins

In Theaters: Friday 18th September 1981

Distributed by: Universal Pictures

Production compaines: Universal Pictures, Amblin Entertainment

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 78%
Fresh: 7 Rotten: 2

IMDB: 6.1 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer:

Starring: as Ernie Souchak, as Nell Porter, as Howard McDermott (as Allen Goorwitz), as Sylvia, as Max Bernbaum, Val Avery as Yablonowitz

Also starring: ,

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