American Pie


1h 35m 1999

Brief Synopsis

Jim is your average healthy re-blooded virgin. He's desperate to make it with a woman. The stakes are raised when his parents catch him with his pants down watching porno films in his bedroom, his one experience with a beautiful exchange student turns into an online disaster and his friends make a pact that by the day of their high school graduation, none of them will be virgins. Pressure's on, but will Jim rise to the occasion?

Film Details

Also Known As
Tu primera vez
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Teens
Release Date
1999
Production Company
Scott Edelson
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA; Michigan, USA; Long Beach, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 35m

Synopsis

Jim is your average healthy re-blooded virgin -- he's desperate to "make it" with a woman. The stakes are raised when his parents catch him with his pants down watching porno films in his bedroom, his one experience with a beautiful exchange student turns into an online disaster and his friends make a pact that by the day of their high school graduation, none of them will be virgins. Pressure's on, but will Jim rise to the occasion?

Crew

Deanna Adney

Assistant Location Manager

Mark Aldahl

Grip

Art Alexakis

Song

Scot Alexander

Song

Rashied Aljuwani

Craft Service

Curtis A Andrews

Rigging Gaffer

Richard Austin

Driver

Scott Austin

Props

Elena Balshem

Costumes

Travis Barkor

Song

Michael Baxter

Best Boy

Chris Bechtol

Props

Ingrid Behrens

Assistant Director

Chris Bender

Coproducer

Barry R Bernson

Props

Ed Biasi

Art Assistant

Jason Bieler

Song

Vincent J Biluncio

Props

Bud Borus

Production Assistant

David Boulton

Adr Mixer

Linda Brennan

Dialect Coach

Ben Brewer

Song

Bruce W Bridgelord

Props

Ed Brown

Song

Rodney Browning

Song

Craig Bullock

Song

John Bunkley

Song

Kevin Cadogan

Song

Kevin Cains

Electrician

Chris Call

Property Master

John G Campbell

Other

Casey Cannon

Visual Effects Producer

Dan Clark

Song

Billy Corgan

Song

Martin Corralez

Production

Joe Crouch

Electrician

Richard Crudo

Director Of Photography

Pamela Cruise

Other

Norval D Crutcher Iii

Adr Supervisor

John Cucci

Foley

Michael Cutler

Swing Gang

Harvey Danger

Song Performer

Duke Daniels

Song Performer

Marc Dauer

Song

Chris David

Rerecording

Elaine Davis

Costumes

Mike Day

Other

Maria De La Torre

Assistant Production Coordinator

Guy Defazio

Music

Tom Delonge

Song

Pete Dembrowski

Song

Rhonda Devictor

Assistant Production Coordinator

Elixandro Diaz Jr.

Other

Liz Donovan

Wardrobe Assistant

Lamont Dozier

Song

Lou Economides

Production

Scott Edelson

Cable Operator

Greg Eklund

Song

Doug Eldridge

Song

Dexter Eneriz

Gaffer

Eric Erlandson

Song

Bill Essling

Best Boy Grip

Michael Etheridge

Set Production Assistant

Leesa Evans

Costume Designer

John Feldmann

Song

Thomas Flowers

Song

Keith Forsey

Song

George Fotiadis

Song

Laura J Fox

Accounting Assistant

Stefan Frank

Assistant

Charles Frazier

Song

Louis G. Friedman

Coproducer

Jennie Frankel Frisbie

Assistant

Stephen Galvin

Electrician

Michael Garner

Boom Operator

Gary S. Gerlich

Sound Designer

Armond Ghzanian

Assistant Sound Editor

Sharon Gianota

Special Thanks To

Joe Gonzalez

Other

Mack Gordon

Song

Sean Gordon

Props

Billy Grace

Driver

Billy Gunn

Electrician

Gregory Guzik

Set Production Assistant

Michael Hachey

Props

Cameron Hamza

Sound Mixer

Tera Hanks

Special Thanks To

Robert Hargraves

Driver

Bob Hart

Negative Cutting

Emerson Hart

Song

Michael Helgese

Driver

Marlo Hellerstein

Driver

Jim Henry

Stunts

Adam Herz

Screenplay

Phil Hetos

Color Timer

Voni Hinkle

Hair Stylist

Ryan Hintz

Post-Production Accountant

Jay M Hirsch

Foreman

Brian Holland

Song

Edward Holland

Song

Alan Holly

Adr Mixer

Troy Hope

Other

Amy Jo Hoppenfeld

Set Costumer

Dewolf Hopper

Sound Effects Editor

Mark Hoppus

Song

Aaron Huffman

Song

Charles Martin Inouye

Music Editor

Ric Ivanisevich

Song

Etta James

Song Performer

Stephan Jenkins

Song

Gary Jones

Music Supervisor

Matthew Murphy Karges

Song

Kathleen Herbert Keller

Production Coordinator

Eugene Kerry

Grip

Nicholas Kingston

Production Assistant

Paul J Klyder

Driver

Carvin Knowles

Song

Dave Knudson

Key Grip

Kary Knudson

Grip

James Lager

Other

Nick Latimer

Special Thanks To

Dan Lavery

Song

David Lawrence

Music

David Lawrence

Music Arranger

Richard Le Grand

Sound Editor

Courtney Lee-mitchell

Assistant

Rich Lewis

Set Production Assistant

Jeff Lin

Song

Diane Linn

Adr

Michael E Listorti

Dolly Grip

Courtney Love

Song

Greg Lowe

Adr

Joshua Lusby

Set Designer

Kevin Lynch

Song

Andrew Macdonald

Rerecording

Dave T Macdonald

Other

David Marder

Transportation Captain

Rhonda Marshall

Swing Gang

Steve Mashall

Assistant

Cal Masoner

Generator Operator

Mark Mcgrath

Song

Robert Mcnabb

Dialogue Editor

Bernard Alan Mcpherson

Props

Joseph Middleton

Casting

Tricia Miles

Post-Production Supervisor

Danny Miller

Assistant Editor

Mike Miller

Post-Production Assistant

Harry Monroe

Set Production Assistant

Craig Montoya

Song

Scott Moody

Best Boy

Rick Moon

Set Production Assistant

Chris Moore

Producer

Robert Bruce Moore

Craft Service

Michelle Morris-gertz

Casting Associate

Wayne Moseley

Props

Joseph J Murphy

Production Accountant

Wendy Murray

Other

Jason Muscarella

Other

Michael A. Muscarella

Construction Coordinator

Priscilla Nedd-friendly

Editor

Christopher Allen Nelson

Other

Fred Nelson

Song

Sean Nelson

Song

David R Newhouse

Other

David Nichtern

Song

Bill Nuzzo

Craft Service

Dan O'connell

Foley

Gerry O'malley

Steadicam Operator

Patrick O'sullivan

Sound Effects Editor

James Oberman

Transportation Coordinator

Bill Olofsson

Other

Russ Olsen

Special Thanks To

Bethany Orlemann

Assistant Editor

Brian Osmond

Assistant

Pete Pallad

Other

Rick Paronelli

Other

Glen Parrino

Driver

George Pendergast

Song

Craig Perry

Producer

Paul Peters

Art Director

Paul Peters

Production Designer

Richard J Peters

Props

Andrew Phillips

Electrician

Chris Redmond

Assistant Property Master

Heather Rem

Special Thanks To

Rick Riccio

Music

J R Richards

Song

Ed Robertson

Song

Oscar Rodriguez

Electrician

J.b. Rogers

Associate Producer

Loni Rose

Song Performer

Loni Rose

Song

Brett Round

Driver

Bic Runga

Song Performer

Bic Runga

Song

Jeff Russo

Song

Marc Saget

Key Rigging Grip

Tomas Sallvin

Props

Kevin Sanders

Electrician

Richard Sanders

Song

Film Details

Also Known As
Tu primera vez
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Teens
Release Date
1999
Production Company
Scott Edelson
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA; Michigan, USA; Long Beach, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 35m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Summer July 9, 1999

Released in United States on Video December 21, 1999

Released in United States May 1999

Shown at Cannes Film Festival (market) May 12-23, 1999.

Directorial debut for screenwriters Chris and Paul Weitz.

Began shooting July 21, 1998.

Completed shooting September 11, 1998.

Released in United States Summer July 9, 1999

Released in United States on Video December 21, 1999

Released in United States May 1999 (Shown at Cannes Film Festival (market) May 12-23, 1999.)

Winner of the 2000 Artios Award for Feature Film - Comedy by the Casting Society of America (CSA).