Brighton Beach Memoirs

Overview

Brighton Beach Memoirs is the first of playwright Neil Simon's unofficial "autobiographical trilogy" (it was followed by Biloxi Blues and Broadway Bound). Jonathan Silverman repeats his stage role as Simon's teenaged alter-ego Eugene, who lives in 1937 Brooklyn with his parents (Blythe Danner and Bob Dishy), older brother Stanley (Brian Drillinger), aunt (Judith Ivey) and female cousins (Stacey Glick and Lisa Waltz). Much is made of Eugene's burgeoning sexual self-awareness and his father's efforts to support his...
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Overview

Brighton Beach Memoirs is the first of playwright Neil Simon's unofficial "autobiographical trilogy" (it was followed by Biloxi Blues and Broadway Bound). Jonathan Silverman repeats his stage role as Simon's teenaged alter-ego Eugene, who lives in 1937 Brooklyn with his parents (Blythe Danner and Bob Dishy), older brother Stanley (Brian Drillinger), aunt (Judith Ivey) and female cousins (Stacey Glick and Lisa Waltz). Much is made of Eugene's burgeoning sexual self-awareness and his father's efforts to support his huge extended family on his meager salary.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/9/1998
  • UPC: 014381429527
  • Original Release: 1986
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  • Source: Universal Studios
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Mono / Dolby 5.1
  • Sound: Dolby Digital, monaural
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:50:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Blythe Danner Kate
Bob Dishy Jack
Brian Drillinger Stanley
Stacey Glick Laurie
Judith Ivey Blanche
Jonathan Silverman Eugene
Lisa Waltz Nora
James Handy Frank Murphy
Steven Hill Mr. Stroheim
Christian Baskous 2nd Pool Player
Wanda Bimson Dance Teacher
Richard Bright Recruiting Sergeant
Mary Cooper Woman in Street
Ed Deacy 2nd Policeman
Kathleen Doyle Mrs. Laski
Brian Evers 1st Policeman
Fyvush Finkel Mr. Greenblatt
Bette Henritze Mrs. Murphy
David Margulies Mr. Farber
Edgard Mourino Stunt Driver
Alan Weeks Andrew
Technical Credits
Gene Saks Director
Joseph G. Aulisi Costumes/Costume Designer
John Bailey Cinematographer
Joseph M. Caracciolo Jr. Producer
Harry Curtis Costumes/Costume Designer
Paul Bryan Eads Art Director
Gary Jones Set Decoration/Design
Carol Littleton Editor
Peter Odabashian Sound Editor
Mickey Scott Makeup
Neil Simon Screenwriter
Michael Small Score Composer
Ray Stark Producer
Allen Weisinger Makeup
Stuart Wurtzel Production Designer
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Scene Index

Chapter Listings
0. Chapter Listings
1. Main Title; Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, New York. [6:36]
2. Eugene Morris Jerome. [6:06]
3. Abracadabra. [7:25]
4. Stanley Stands Up. [5:03]
5. A Busy Household. [3:27]
6. The Game. [3:29]
7. The Infamous Dinner. [7:46]
8. Sweet Dreams. [5:39]
9. Table Talk. [4:20]
10. Family Affairs. [4:40]
11. Principles. [9:21]
12. Hustles and Heartbreaks. [6:32]
13. The Confession. [8:22]
14. Breaking Ties. [11:18]
15. Onwards and Upwards. [15:19]
16. End Credits. [4:16]
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Menu

Main
   Menu Group #1 with 16 chapter(s) covering 01:49:45
Start Movie.
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