Blaze


1h 48m 1989

Brief Synopsis

Story of Earl Long and his romance with stripper Blaze Starr.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Biography
Comedy
Drama
Romance
Release Date
1989
Production Company
Peggy Names
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA; New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; Tennessee, USA; Winnfield, Louisiana, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 48m

Synopsis

Story of Earl Long and his romance with stripper Blaze Starr.

Crew

Julie Adams

Dialect Coach

David Anderle

Music Supervisor

Jayne Armstrong

Post-Production Supervisor

Robert J Babin

Key Grip

Steve Badillo

Production

Sidney R. Baldwin

Photography

Keith Bauer

Animal Trainer

Alan Edward Bell

Music Editor

Christina Bennett

Production Assistant

Yudi Bennett

Assistant Director

Rebecca Berwick

Casting Associate

Gary Blufer

Sound Effects

David F. Bornstein

Foreman

Bruce Botnick

Music

Steve Boyd

Transportation Captain

Bob Bradshaw

Sound Editor

Rosemary Brandenburg

Set Decorator

Michael W Brennan

Grip

Mark Burchard

Costumes

Sean Butler

Production Assistant

Genevieve K Cambre

Production Assistant

David E Campbell

Sound

Bill Cancienne

Props

Tim Caprarelli

Swing Gang

Tobie Joann Caron

Sound Effects

Chris Chandler

Production Assistant

Dillon Cohen

Accountant

Lucy Coldsnow-smith

Sound Editor

Mitzie Corbin

Production Assistant

Judith A. Cory

Hair

Dee Cothern

Casting

Dale Ditlove

Assistant

Joe Dorn

Adr Editor

Wendy Dozoretz

Associate Producer

Barbara Dunning

Assistant Editor

Gordon Ecker

Sound Editor

Thom Ehle

Consultant

Jane English

Makeup

Rory Enke

Location Manager

John Michael Fanaris

Sound Effects

Jay Fisher

Scenic Artist

Tom Flores

Other

Penelope L Foster

Unit Production Manager

Kirk Francis

Sound Mixer

Karen Freud

Assistant

Gil Friesen

Producer

Harold Fuhrman

Set Designer

Jessica Gallavan

Adr Editor

Armin Ganz

Production Designer

Hector Gika

Sound Editor

Julie Giroux

Original Music

Karen Golden

Script Supervisor

Debbie Goldsmith

Assistant Editor

Ray Gomez

Assistant Director

Derek Grabski

Caterer

Joseph F Griffith

Visual Effects

Pat Hanchey

Casting Associate

Gary Hecker

Foley Artist

Frank Hendricks

Swing Gang

Julie Herrin

Production Assistant

Chris Hilsabeck

Production Assistant

Doug Holgate

Assistant Camera Operator

Gary J Holt

Lighting Technician

James J Isaacs

Sound Editor

Scott Jackson

Foley Editor

Chantal Jacob-tynes

Costumes

Harold Jarboe

Grip

Pops Johnson

Transportation Captain

Ed Johnston

Casting

Shannon Kane

Accounting Assistant

Michael Kelem

Other

John A. Kelly

Scenic Artist

Mitchell Kenney

Costumes

Debra S Kent

Assistant Director

Larry King

Foreman

Dan Kohne

Editor

Bill Krattiger

Other

Robert E Krattiger

Electrician

David Lamb

Location Assistant

Ron Lambert

Color Timer

Donald J. Lee

Assistant Director

Robert Leighton

Editor

Lee Lemont

Adr Editor

Anthony J Leonardi

Other

Dan Lester

Special Effects

David V Lester

Executive Producer

Patricia Serafina Madiedo

Liaison

Cam Mangham

Production Assistant

Jody Margolis

Assistant

Steve E Martin

Animal Trainer

Linda Matthews

Costume Supervisor

Lisa Meyers

Hair

Don Miller

Executive Producer

Paul Minitello

Other

Maggie Murphy

Set Production Assistant

Ruth Myers

Costume Designer

Peggy Names

Cable Operator

Angi Neff

Art Department Coordinator

Steve Nevius

Assistant Editor

Susan O'brien

Assistant

Dan O'connell

Foley Artist

Sean O'connor

Editor

Jayme S Parker

Sound Editor

Wayne Peet

Music

Jeffrey Perkins

Sound

Huey Perry

Book As Source Material

Dale Pollock

Producer

Patricia Price

Liaison

Cynthia Quan

Production Auditor

Brooks Read

Consultant

Sharon Reed

Production Assistant

Edward T. Richardson

Art Director

John T Rietz

Sound

Billy Robinson

Editor

Denyse Rossi

Other

William Rustic

Grip

John J Rutchland

Foreman

John J Rutchland

Construction Coordinator

P Scott Sakamoto

Assistant Camera Operator

Catherine Schellhorn

Assistant

Joe Schultz

Caterer

Michael L Schwake

Dolly Grip

Solange Schwalbe

Foley

Steve Schwalbe

Sound Editor

John Sclimenti

Production Assistant

Michael Selph

Assistant Camera Operator

Verne Shaw

Sound Editor

Ron Shelton

Screenplay

Christina Smith

Makeup

Mychal Smith

Boom Operator

Bruce Spellman

Grip

Chris Spellman

Accounting Assistant

Stephen St John

Camera Operator

Bruce Stambler

Sound Editor

Scott Stambler

Music Editor

Blaze Starr

Book As Source Material

Blaze Starr

Production Consultant

Charles M Stewart

Property Master

Ralph Stiers

Other

Becky Sullivan

Adr Editor

Shawn Sykora

Foley Editor

Michael Taylor

Set Decorator

Michael Thomas

Assistant Camera Operator

Vickie Thomas

Casting

John Toll

Director Of Photography

Greg Van Dyke

Transportation Coordinator

Mark Vogler

Production Assistant

Bennie Walace

Music

Don Warner

Sound Editor

Linda Waxman

Props

Mary Weir

Costumes

Adam Weiss

Editor

Monty Westmore

Makeup

Haskell Wexler

Director Of Photography

Jim S Williams

Swing Gang

Michael Wills

Craft Service

Steve Wolff

Assistant Art Director

Lisbeth Wynn-owen

Production Coordinator

Tena Yatroussis

Assistant Director

Richard E Yawn

Sound Editor

William C Young

Key Grip

Bobby Z

Helicopter Pilot

Marsha Zvonkin

Accounting Assistant

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Biography
Comedy
Drama
Romance
Release Date
1989
Production Company
Peggy Names
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA; New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; Tennessee, USA; Winnfield, Louisiana, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 48m

Award Nominations

Best Cinematography

1989

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1998

Released in United States on Video July 25, 1990

Released in United States on Video June 25, 1990

Released in United States Winter December 13, 1989

Shown at Cinequest 1998: The San Jose Film Festival January 29 - February 4, 1998.

Began shooting April 10, 1989.

Completed shooting July 6, 1989.

Paul Newman had dropped out of the cast, but returned February 1989.

Released in United States 1998 (Shown at Cinequest 1998: The San Jose Film Festival January 29 - February 4, 1998.)

Released in United States on Video June 25, 1990

Released in United States Winter December 13, 1989

Released in United States on Video July 25, 1990