Alphabet City

Alphabet City

Director: Amos Poe

Cast: Amos Poe, Vincent Spano, Michael Winslow, Jami Gertz

     
 

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This stylishly photographed drama is set in the Lower East Side area known as "Alphabet City." There 19-year-oldJohnny has become a drug lord in charge of the neighborhood gangs and pushers. Unfortunately, he too has a boss and when he asks Johnny to burn down the tenement building that houses his mother and sister, the boy refuses and decides to go straight for the…  See more details below

Overview

This stylishly photographed drama is set in the Lower East Side area known as "Alphabet City." There 19-year-oldJohnny has become a drug lord in charge of the neighborhood gangs and pushers. Unfortunately, he too has a boss and when he asks Johnny to burn down the tenement building that houses his mother and sister, the boy refuses and decides to go straight for the sake of his wife and child. This doesn't set well with his boss who sends gangsters out to kill him. Of course, the gangsters have to catch Johnny first.

Product Details

Release Date:
12/03/2002
UPC:
0883904130567
Original Release:
1984
Source:
Mgm (Video & Dvd)

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Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Vincent Spano Johnny
Michael Winslow Lippy
Jami Gertz Sophia
Ray Serra Gino
Daniel Jordano Juani
Kenny Marino Tony
Billy Anagnos Stunt Person
Jery Hewitt Stunt Person
Lisa Loving Stunt Person
Kate Vernon Angie
Webster Whinery Stunt Person
Tom Wright Cahuffeur
Bruno Damon Mamma's Friend
Zohra Lampert Mama
Tom Mardirosian Benny
Clifton Powell Ramon
John McCurry Junkie/Guard No. 1
George Kyle Junkie/Guard No. 2
Gary Tacon Junkie/Guard No. 3
Luther Rucker Junkie/Guard No. 4
Miguel Pinero Dealer
Barry Mitchell Water Pistol Man
Martine Malle Karen
Harry Madsen Hitman No. 1
Alex Stevens Hitman No. 2

Technical Credits
Amos Poe Director,Screenwriter
Aaron Barsky Asst. Director
Andrew Braunsberg Producer
Richard Brause Sound/Sound Designer
Thomas Coleman Executive Producer
Ed French Makeup,Makeup Special Effects
Robert Friedman Associate Producer
Nord Haggerty Production Designer
Gregory K. Heller Original Story
Stephen Lineweaver Art Director,Special Effects
Harry Madsen Stunts
Nile Rodgers Score Composer
Michael Rosenblatt Executive Producer
William Scharf Sound Editor
Robert Seidman Screenwriter
Graham Weinbren Editor
Oliver Wood Cinematographer

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