Against the Wall


1h 51m 1994

Brief Synopsis

Story of the September 1971 Attica prison riot as told from the point of view of Michael Smith, a rookie guard who was taken hostage.

Film Details

Also Known As
Attica! Attica!, Attica: Line of Fire
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Action
Drama
Historical
Period
Release Date
1994
Location
Tennessee State Penitentiary, Tennessee, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 51m

Synopsis

Story of the September 1971 Attica prison riot as told from the point of view of Michael Smith, a rookie guard who was taken hostage.

Crew

Jamie Amos

Assistant Production Coordinator

Sean Anastation

Gaffer

Jonathan Axelrod

Executive Producer

Greg Back

Sound Editor

Simon Barron

Assistant Director

Donna Beltz

Sound Editor

Hans Bergreen

Production Auditor

Harvey Bibicoff

Executive Producer

Tamera Brooks

Assistant Production Coordinator

Gary Chang

Music

Cindy Coburn

Set Decorator

Sandra J Cook

Art Director

Fred Cooper

Dolly Grip

James Cozza

Assistant Editor

David Crone

Steadicam Operator

Bud Davis

Stunt Coordinator

Rick Downey

Negative Cutting

John K. Farr

Gaffer

Howard Fox

Grip

Sherbe Green

Construction Coordinator

Bruce Greenfield

Assistant Director

George Groves

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Michael Z. Hanan

Production Designer

Michael Hancock

Makeup

Barbara Harris

Voice Casting

Kevin Harris

Special Effects

Carol Hodge

Assistant Production Coordinator

Jeremy Hoenack

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Jeremy Hoenack

Sound Editor

Ron Hutchinson

Screenplay

Chris Ishi

Assistant Camera Operator

Christine Johnston

Art Department Coordinator

Richard Learman

Assistant Director

John R. Leonetti

Director Of Photography

Steve Livingston

Music Editor

Melissa Lundgren

Craft Service

Patricia Mansbach

Assistant

J J May

Property Master

Steven R. Mcglothen

Unit Production Manager

Steven R. Mcglothen

Producer

Judi Mckee

Assistant Production Coordinator

David Mellow

Assistant Camera Operator

Irwin Meyer

Executive Producer

Dan Muscarella

Color Timer

Olivia Nagel

Assistant

Michael Payne

Sound Editor

Craig R Peiffer

Key Grip

Lee Percy

Editor

Willie Perez

Costumes

Phillip Pucci

Assistant Director

John Rabasca

Production Assistant

Steve Rabasca

Production Assistant

Mark Ragland

Location Manager

Stephanie Reeves

Craft Service

Mark Santoni

Assistant Camera Operator

Andrea Scharf

Researcher

Renata Schneuer

Script Supervisor

Michael Smith

Consultant

Samuel Smith

Best Boy

Tom Snyder

Assistant Director

Sabrina Stephenson

Sound Editor

Glen Trew

Sound Mixer

Warren R Turner

Assistant Director

Stephen J Ullman

Assistant Camera Operator

Sylvia Vega-vasquez

Costume Designer

Larry Velasco

Costume Supervisor

Judi Voye

Production Coordinator

Thomas White

Adr Mixer

La'shai Williams

Production Assistant

Darryl Wilson

Key Grip

Jeff Wolf

Director Of Photography

Joani Yarbrough

Hair

Joseph Zappala

Sound Designer

Marcos Zavitsanos

Editorial Assistant

Mark Zimbicki

Boom Operator

Jonathan Zimmerman

Assistant Director

Film Details

Also Known As
Attica! Attica!, Attica: Line of Fire
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Action
Drama
Historical
Period
Release Date
1994
Location
Tennessee State Penitentiary, Tennessee, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 51m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States March 26, 1994

Aired in United States September 14, 1994

Released in United States on Video September 14, 1994

Previous title: "Attica! Attica!"

Budget estimate: $5,500,000 - $6,000,000

Began shooting April 14, 1993.

Completed shooting May 19, 1993.