Witch Hunt


1h 40m 1994

Brief Synopsis

Set in 1950s Hollywood, where magic is legal and everyone uses it. A U.S. Senator, running for the Presidency on an anti-magic platform, plans to seal his bid for the White House by burning a witch at the stake. A detective, involved in a case about a murdered producer, tries to save the witch, who

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Period
Sequel
Release Date
1994
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 40m

Synopsis

Set in 1950s Hollywood, where magic is legal and everyone uses it. A U.S. Senator, running for the Presidency on an anti-magic platform, plans to seal his bid for the White House by burning a witch at the stake. A detective, involved in a case about a murdered producer, tries to save the witch, who is one of his best friends.

Crew

Doris Alaimo

Set Costumer

James Alesan

Craft Service

Barbara Allen

Assistant

Jeff Angell

Makeup Supervisor

Angelo Badalamenti

Music

Andrew Barrett

Music Arranger

Aaron Barsky

Assistant Director

Betsy Beers

Coproducer

Jennifer A Blum

Set Production Assistant

Kristina Boden

Editor

Gregg Brazzel

Stunts

Bradly E Breitbarth

Property Master

Bruce Callahan

Driver

Ray Camaioni

Construction Coordinator

Billy Campbell

Assistant Property Master

Louis Cerborino

Music Editor

Moe Chamberlain

Boom Operator

Susan Chernus

Apprentice

Joe P Clarke

Dolly Grip

John Criswell

Makeup

Archie D'amico

Set Decorator

Keran Dahl

Makeup Artist

Lenny Dalrymple

Special Effects

Stephan Dalyai

Electrician

Micheal Deal

Swing Gang

Keiko Deguchi

Editor

Gerald Donlan

Assistant Sound Editor

Joseph Dougherty

Co-Executive Producer

Joseph Dougherty

Screenplay

Paul A. Edwards

Camera Operator

Stuart Emanuel

Dialogue Editor

Jean Yves Escoffier

Director Of Photography

Bill Essling

Electrician

Larry Finch

Makeup

Michael L Fox

Art Director

Alan Friedman

Makeup Supervisor

Kris Fullan

Production Coordinator

David Gale

Coproducer

Asao Gato

Makeup

Adam Goldfine

Gaffer

Robert Goolrick

Creative Consultant

Charlotte Gravenor

Hair Stylist

Jim Green

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Kevin Halloran

Location Manager

Lynn Harris

Script Supervisor

Wendy Hedin

Sound Editor

Richard Hicks

Casting Associate

Bardford L Hohle

Consultant

Shawn Honea

Camera

Gwyneth Horder-payton

Assistant Director

Pat Hughes

On-Set Dresser

Gale Anne Hurd

Executive Producer

Doug Hyun

Photography

Carl Joy

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Michael R Joyce

Producer

Andrew C Keeter

Assistant Location Manager

Tom Keifer

Electrician

Rory Robert Knepp

Assistant Camera Operator

Chris Koranele

Makeup

Didier Koskas

Key Grip

Clare Larson

Assistant Editor

Joann M Laub

Post-Production Supervisor

Tony Lebe

Assistant

Hal Levinsohn

Adr Editor

Robert Matthews

Grip

Bufort Mcclerkins

Stunts

Cole Mckay

Stunts

Chris Mclaughlin

Boom Operator

Jared G Miller

Set Production Assistant

Susan Mills

Hair

Josh Mott

Craft Service

Michael Muscal

Effects Coordinator

Dan Muscarella

Color Timer

Tim Nash

Grip

James H Nau

Assistant Sound Editor

Gary Oberst

Casting Associate

Eddie Pickett

Set Production Assistant

Art Polhemus

Music

Carrie Powell

Assistant

Derek Raser

Transportation Coordinator

Barbara Ravis

Assistant Director

Barbara Riley

Negative Cutting

Karin Roffman

Assistant Director

Edwin Rosell

Makeup

Paula Rosenfeld

Set Production Assistant

David Russell

Storyboard Artist

Cornelia Ryan

Assistant

Jemma Scarisbrick

Wardrobe Supervisor

Edwin Schiernecker

Rigging Gaffer

Curtis A Schnell

Production Designer

Jennifer Scott

Assistant

Jennifer Scott

Assistant Production Coordinator

Jay Sedrish

Unit Production Manager

Rob Sherwood

Makeup

Michael Shore

Assistant Sound Editor

John Slazman

Grip

Dale Sprawls

Electrician

Patrick J Statham

Stunt Coordinator

John K. Stirber

Special Effects Supervisor

Kenneth M Struck

Best Boy

Gabrielle Stubbert

Assistant

Jim Stuebe

Sound Mixer

Jodie Tillen

Costume Designer

Tara Timpone

Assistant Editor

Maria Tortu

Set Costumer

Anton Uhl

Set Designer

Paul Vigil

Special Effects

Gene Visco

Electrician

Peter Waggoner

Sound

David B Walker

Swing Gang

Eric Ward

Dolly Grip

Gene Warren

Visual Effects Supervisor

Michael J. Wechsler

Apprentice

David J White

Assistant Camera Operator

Jon Wilkman

Other

Ronnie Yeskel

Casting

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Period
Sequel
Release Date
1994
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 40m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States August 1995

Aired in United States December 10, 1994

Released in United States on Video May 9, 1995

Shown at Locarno International Film Festival August 3-13, 1995.

Sequel to "Cast a Deadly Spell," broadcast on HBO September 1991.

Estimated budget: $7,000,000

Completed shooting July 29, 1994.