Road House


1h 48m 1989

Brief Synopsis

A cool-headed bouncer (with an NYU philosphy degree and a gift for martial arts) is hired to calm an extra-rowdy midwestern tavern. Along the way he falls in love with a beautiful doctor, and runs up against the local kingpin.

Film Details

Also Known As
Roadhouse
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Romance
Drama
Action
Thriller
Release Date
1989
Production Company
Elza Faigh
Distribution Company
METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER STUDIOS INC. (MGM )
Location
Newhall, California, USA; Valencia, California, USA; Santa Clarita Valley, California, USA; Reedley, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 48m

Synopsis

A cool-headed bouncer (with an NYU philosphy degree and a gift for martial arts) is hired to calm an extra-rowdy midwestern tavern. Along the way he falls in love with a beautiful doctor, and runs up against the local kingpin.

Crew

Paul Abascal

Hair

Julie Adams

Dialogue Coach

William R Aldridge

Special Effects Foreman

Pamela Alessandrelli

Assistant

Alex Algarin

Projectionist

Alicia Alon-frankl

Production Accountant

Brook Altman

Production Assistant

George H Anderson

Sound Editor

Pete Antico

Stunts

John Arrufat

Sound Effects Editor

Jackie Arthur

Assistant

Bruce Barbour

Stunts

Elinor Bardach

Costumes

Marvin Barker

Driver

Kevin Barlia

Sound Editor

Paul Barrere

Song

Clay Bartholomew

Driver

Dave Bartholomew

Song

Don Bassman

Sound

Tom Bergman

Stunts

Geri Berry

Song

Michael Blaze

Property Master Assistant

Simone Boisseree

Stunts

Barbara Siebert Bolticoff

Set Costumer

Destiny Borden

Sound Editor

Anthony Borella

Driver

Janet Brady

Stunts

Martin J Bram

Sound Effects Editor

Bob Bravler

Stunts

Derek G Brechin

Assistant Editor

Geof Brewer

Stunts

Martin Briley

Song

Brad Brock

Adr Mixer

Christopher S Brooks

Music Editor

Peter Brown

Song

Jack Bruce

Song

Clyde E Bryan

Camera Assistant

Jackie Burch

Casting

Gary Burritt

Negative Cutting

James D Camomile

Special Effects Assistant

Ron Cardarelli

Key Grip

Kevin E Carpenter

Sound

Kurt Carpenter

Sound

Bryan Carroll

Assistant Editor

Ferne Cassel

Casting Associate

Danny Castle

Stunts

Robert B Chandler

Stunts

Steve Chandler

Lighting Technician

Rick Chavez

Craft Service

Brad Chelesvig

Other

Sam Clayton

Song

Kevin F Cleary

Sound

William Clevenger

Camera Assistant

Lisa Viole Cogswell

Production Coordinator

Gary Combs

Stunts

Michael D Combs

Other

Earl Thomas Conley

Song Performer

Bill Coss

Camera Assistant

Jack W Crain

Other

Dean Cundey

Director Of Photography

Jeff Danshaw

Stunts

Gary Charles Davis

Stunts

Larry Dean Davis

Camera Assistant

William P Davis

Driver

Vince Deamicis

Driver

Alfred Del Boccio

Driver

Barry Delaney

Costume Supervisor

Leon Delaney

Stunts

Willy Deville

Song

Al Di Sarro

Special Effects Supervisor

Tony Dimase

Grip

Dion

Song Performer

Dion

Song

Willie Dixon

Song

Marty Dobkousky

Grip

Fats Domino

Song

Phyllis Drury

Other

John Dunn

Sound Effects Editor

William J Durrell

Art Director

Ezra Dweck

Sound Effects

Bob Dylan

Song

Rosemary East

Assistant

Sparky Edmonston

Driver

Scott H Edo

Makeup Supervisor

David Ellis

Stunts

Jack English

Location Manager

Danny Epper

Stunts

Gary Epper

Stunts

Jeannie Epper

Stunts

Tony Epper

Stunts

Donna Evans Merlo

Stunts

Mark Fabus

Set Designer

Elza Faigh

Cable Operator

Joe Fama

Foreman

Howard Fannon

On-Set Dresser

William N Fannon

On-Set Dresser

William M Fannon

Technical Advisor

Gus Feederle

On-Set Dresser

Robert Fernandez

Music

Christopher Flick

Sound Effects Editor

Donald Flick

Foley Editor

Stephen Hunter Flick

Sound Effects Editor

John Fogerty

Song

Ernest Foster

Driver

Donna Garrett

Stunts

Roger Gebhard

Camera Operator

Gary Gegan

Foley Mixer

Bess Gilbert

Casting

Jerry Glassman

Driver

Marsha Gleeman

Assistant

Rosa Gonzalez

Accounting Assistant

Jerry Gordon

Driver

Patrick Gordon

Special Effects

Dale Grahn

Color Timer

Kenny Graney

Song

David W Gray

Consultant

George Gugler

Other

Jeff Gullo

Apprentice

James Guthrie

Music

Alex Haapaniemi

Production Assistant

Don Haflich

Driver

Randy Hall

Stunts

Richard Hall

Driver

James Halty

Stunts

Armand Hammer

Assistant

Roger Hanna

Driver

Robert C Hansard

Projectionist

William Hansard Jr.

Other

Ronald Harger

Driver

Jeff Healey

Song

Jeff Healey

Song Performer

Hilary Henkin

Screenplay

David Lee Henry

From Story

Billy Herzig

Song

August Hill

Driver

Harry Hill

Transportation Co-Captain

Myra L Hill

Transportation Coordinator

R Lance Hill

Screenplay

Keith Holland

Song

Buddy Joe Hooker

Stunts

Chris Howell

Stunts

Norman Howell

Stunts

Dustin Huber

Rigging Gaffer

Thomas J Huff

Stunts

Jeff Imada

Stunts

Jimmy Iovine

Music Supervisor

Jimmy Iovine

Song

Matt D Johnson

Stunts

Floyd V Jones

Song

Carl Joy

Casting

Michael R Joyce

Production Supervisor

Donald Kaeding

On-Set Dresser

Michael Alan Kahn

Assistant Director

Michael Kamen

Music Conductor

Michael Kamen

Music

David Kershenbaum

Song

Tony Kerum

Caterer

Martin Kibbee

Song

Henry Kingi

Stunts

John-paul Kisob

Production Assistant

Clem Lacava

Driver

Jeff Langton

Stunts

Tito Larriva

Song

Ernest H Lauterio

Craft Service

Phil M Leonard

Consultant

Phil M Leonard

Set Decorator

Clarence Lindsey

Other

John F. Link Ii

Editor

Roy Lott

Assistant

Sid B Lucero

Grip

James A Lundin

Driver

James A Lundin

Generator Operator

Bud Maffett

Sound Mixer

Edward Malone

Assistant Editor

Eric Mansker

Stunts

Greg Manson

Accounting Assistant

Ernest Maresca

Song

Bob Marlette

Song

Kenny Marquis

Driver

Drain M Marshall

Electrician

Teddy Marshall

Electrician

Thom Marshall

Lighting Technician

George Massenburg

Song

Gary Mclarty

Stunts

Stephen Mclaughlin

Music

Kari Ann Messina

Production Assistant

Lisa Miller

Assistant

Terry Miller

Assistant Director

Rick Mitchell

Foley Editor

Oscar Mitt

Sound Editor

Ernest C Molina

Transportation Coordinator

Tim Moore

Executive Producer

Michael A. Muscarella

Construction Coordinator

Sam Muscarella

Production

Willie Nile

Song

Bob Orrison

Stunts

Frank Orsatti

Stunts

Richard Overton

Sound

Richard Todd Overton

Video Playback

John Palka

Dolly Grip

Film Details

Also Known As
Roadhouse
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Romance
Drama
Action
Thriller
Release Date
1989
Production Company
Elza Faigh
Distribution Company
METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER STUDIOS INC. (MGM )
Location
Newhall, California, USA; Valencia, California, USA; Santa Clarita Valley, California, USA; Reedley, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 48m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Spring May 19, 1989

Released in United States on Video December 12, 1989

Released in United States August 1989

Released in United States September 1989

Shown at Norwegian Film Festival in Haugesund (market) August 19-25, 1989.

Shown at Deauville Film Festival September 1-11, 1989.

Began shooting April 18, 1988.

Released in United States Spring May 19, 1989

Released in United States on Video December 12, 1989

Released in United States August 1989 (Shown at Norwegian Film Festival in Haugesund (market) August 19-25, 1989.)

Released in United States September 1989 (Shown at Deauville Film Festival September 1-11, 1989.)