Let It Ride

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Let It Ride ★★ 1989 (PG-13)

Dreyfuss is a small-time gambler who finally hits it big at the track. Some funny moments but generally a lame script cripples the cast, although the horses seem unaffected. Garr is okay as his wife who slips further into alcoholism with each race. 91m/C VHS, DVD . Richard Dreyfuss, Teri Garr, David Johansen, Jennifer Tilly, Allen (Goorwitz) Garfield, Ed Walsh, Michelle Phillips, Mary Woronov, Robbie Coltrane, Richard Edson, Cynthia Nixon; D: Joe Pytka; W: Nancy Dowd; C: Curtis J. Wehr; M: Giorgio Moroder.