Amongst Friends


1h 26m 1993

Brief Synopsis

Story about three childhood friends from a rich Jewish community who get involved in hustling and drug dealing.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Action
Crime
Drama
Release Date
1993
Production Company
Todd-Ao
Distribution Company
ALLIANCE RELEASING/FINE LINE FEATURES; Alliance Releasing; Alliance Releasing; Fine Line Features; New Line Home Entertainment; Rank Film Distributors Ltd
Location
Long Island, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 26m

Synopsis

Story about three childhood friends from a rich Jewish community who get involved in hustling and drug dealing.

Cast

Chris Santos

Young Andy

Michael Leb

Young Trevor

Christian Thom

Young Billy

Lou Cantelmo

Andy'S Father

Jerry Leonard

Andy'S Grandfather

David Stepkin

Jack Trattner

Greg Bernardi

Poker Player

Lou Bernardi

Poker Player

Charles Mattina

Poker Player

Adam Montalbano

Kid In Fight

Michael Sorvino

Kid In Fight

Jay Gordon

Billy'S Father

Michael Weiss

Drug Dealer

Joseph Lindsey

Billy

Andy Weiss

Kid At Door

Patrick Mcgaw

Trevor

Steve Parlavecchio

Andy

Hayley Guzman

Girl On Couch

Mira Sorvino

Laura

Richard Mangogna

Driver Narc

James Biberi

Passenger Narc

Joseph Sciarrotta

Judge

Maddi Amato

Stenographer

Mort Carr

Attorney

Steve Kaplan

Beating Victim

Brett Lambson

Friend

Julio Barrier

Bodega Owner

Michael Artura

Michael

Bob Graziano

Guy Outside Of Bakery

Don Damico

Louis

Michael Ringer

Sal

Frank Medrano

Vic

Louis Lombardi

Eddie

Jimmy Natale

Member--Billy'S Crew

Howard Goodman

Member--Billy'S Crew

Chris Mcmahon

Member--Billy'S Crew

Steve Rosenbluth

Nicky

Danielle Givner

Girl On Beach 1

Jaime Baron

Guy On Beach 1

Shoshana Ami

Girl On Beach 2

Linda Gerstman

Guy On Beach 2

Michael Blak

Craig

Jeff Sternhell

Ernie

Rob Weiss

Bobby

Shawn A English

Monte

James Rich

Ricky

Tommy Colmer

Tommy

Huey Friedman

U-Mel

Steven E Miller

Bouncer Shot

Sammy Pugliese

Bartender

Kim Carlucci

Crying Girl

Paul Badome

Abused Bouncer

Al Marrero

Abused Bouncer

Tony Fatone

Jack'S Crew

Martin Haber

Jack'S Crew

Ford Sorvino

Fish

Lou Mastantuono

Rubber

Matthew Schultz

Biker Crew Member

Howard Cotler

Laura'S Father

Amy Pierce

Countergirl

Chris James

Mitch The Dealer

Steve Proto

Dave

Lora Zuckerman

Jack'S Crew

Peter Papageorgiou

Young Wiseguy

Vincent Bandille

Wiseguy In Lot

Al Lopez

Wiseguy In Lot

Robert Canaan

Tony--Young Wiseguy

Bernard Jaffe

Philly Valicio

Stan Schwartz

Arnie The Jeweler

Sara Sloves

Andy'S Girl

Sybil Temtchine

Laura'S Friend

Pete Traina

Arson

Michael J. Weiss

Crew

O Abbeloos

Song ("The Skydreamer")

Jamie Baron

Line Producer

Beastie Boys

Song Performer ("Brass Monkey")

Beastie Boys

Song

Tony Bennett

Song Performer ("Love Scene")

Matt Blumberg

Production Manager

Matthew Blumberg

Producer

Michael Bonvillain

Director Of Photography

Michael Bonvillain

Unit Director

David Bowie

Song ("All The Young Dudes")

C Branch

Song ("Vertical Interlude")

Jude Cole

Song

Jude Cole

Song Performer ("Intro")

Evan Dando

Song ("It'S A Shame About Ray")

R Deleo

Song ("Piece Of Pie")

P Demeyer

Song ("The Skydreamer")

Bob Dylan

Song ("I Shall Be Released")

J Easdale

Song ("Train Going Backward")

Duke Ellington

Song ("Love Scene")

Terrence Foster

Production Designer

Christine Gee

Script Supervisor

David Hansen-sturm

2nd Assistant Director

Nick Hawkins

Music

Nick Hawkins

Music Producer

Mark Hirsch

Co-Producer

Mark Hirsch

Co-Production Manager

Mark Hirsch

Music Clearances

Mick Jones

Music

Mick Jones

Music Producer

Mick Jones

Music

Mick Jones

Song

Mick Jones

Music Producer

Mick Jones

Song ("Innocent Child")

Andrew Landis

Associate Producer

J Lewis

Song ("Vertical Interlude")

W Loconto

Song ("Never")

Lou Mastantuono

Song ("Confusion")

Tom Morgan

Song ("It'S A Shame About Ray")

John O'rourke

Production Coordinator

John O'rourke

1st Assistant Director

Amanda Pollack

Assistant Editor

Rick Rubin

Song ("Brass Monkey")

Andre Shapps

Thanks

Mira Sorvino

Associate Producer

Paul Sorvino

Funding

Jeff Sternhell

Associate Producer

Jeff Sternhell

Music Coordinator

Jeff Sternhill

Line Producer

Jon Teto

Song ("Confusion")

Leo Trombetta

Editor

Leo Trombetta

Supervising Sound Editor

Michael Trombetta

Islet Production Executive

Rob Weiss

Executive Producer

Rob Weiss

Screenwriter

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Action
Crime
Drama
Release Date
1993
Production Company
Todd-Ao
Distribution Company
ALLIANCE RELEASING/FINE LINE FEATURES; Alliance Releasing; Alliance Releasing; Fine Line Features; New Line Home Entertainment; Rank Film Distributors Ltd
Location
Long Island, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 26m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Summer July 23, 1993

Expanded Release in United States August 13, 1993

Released in United States on Video February 9, 1994

Released in United States January 1993

Feature directorial debut for Rob Weiss.

Completed shooting November 3, 1991.

Began shooting September 21, 1991.

Released in United States Summer July 23, 1993

Expanded Release in United States August 13, 1993

Released in United States on Video February 9, 1994

Released in United States January 1993 (Shown at Sundance Film Festival (in competition) January 21-31, 1993.)