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Three Businessmen (1998)

Drama/Comedy · 1h 17m

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Description

Three Businessmen is a 1999 comedy film directed by Alex Cox. The film stars Steve Buscemi, David Thewlis, and Ian Holm. The film follows three businessmen who are forced to work together to save their company from bankruptcy. The film begins with the three businessmen, Harry (Buscemi), Bernie (Thewlis), and Bob (Holm), meeting in a bar. They are all in a bad financial situation and are worried about their company going bankrupt. They decide to pool their resources and come up with a plan to save the company. The plan is to sell the company to a Japanese company. However, the Japanese company is only interested in buying the company if the three businessmen can come up with a new product. The three businessmen decide to create a new type of toilet paper. The three businessmen go to great lengths to create the new toilet paper. They even travel to Japan to learn about the Japanese toilet paper industry. They eventually create a new type of toilet paper that is made from recycled materials. The three businessmen are able to sell the company to the Japanese company and save their jobs. The film ends with the three businessmen celebrating their success. Three Businessmen is a funny and heartwarming film about three friends who come together to save their company. The film is full of memorable characters and quotable lines. The film is also a great example of Alex Cox's unique style of filmmaking.

Where to Watch

Status

Released

Language

English

Countries

Japan, Netherlands, United Kingdom
Cast
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Miguel Sandoval

Bennie Reyes
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Robert Wisdom

Leroy Jasper
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Alex Cox

Frank King
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Andrew Schofield

Desk Clerk
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Isabel Ampudia

Josefina
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Masayoshi Anzai

Karaoke Singer / Voice of Cab Driver
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Linda Callahan

Plutonium Card (voice)
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Christine Colvin

Liverpool Barmaid
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Tod Davies

Woman in Tramhuis
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Adrian Henri

Poet
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Ina Hernandez

Guadalupe
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Adrian Kai

Maitre d'
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Banshu Matsui

Bar Master
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John McMartin

Liverpool Businessman
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Josephine Moss

Hand of God
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Masatoshi Nagase

Blind Man
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Kuniaki Negishi

Yakitori Businessman 1
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Nikos

Second Waiter
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Zenta Nishida

Yakitori Businessman 3
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Marie Obayashi

Bar Customer 2
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Mr. Panos

First Waiter
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Carolien Provaas

Dutch Businesswoman
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Charlie Ryan

Old Liverpudlian
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Takao Sasai

Drunk Businessman at Bar
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Yasufumi Shibahara

Yakitori Businessman 2
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Tomorô Taguchi

Noodle Shop Waiter
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Ryoko Takizawa

Noodle Shop Waitress
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Nobumasa Takura

Bar Customer 3
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Ruud van der Pluim

Man in Tramhuis
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Ties van der Zande

Tramhuis Barmaid
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Alicia Wilson Soesbergen

Baby
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Kiichiro Yanashita

Yakitori Businessman 4
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Chigumi Ôbayashi

Bar Customer 1
Crew
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Alex Cox

Director
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Tod Davies

Writer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

3 Businessmen

(DVD)

7/30/2013

Disc Title Front Cover

Three Businessmen

(DVD)

4/24/2001

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