Who's the Man?


1h 25m 1993

Brief Synopsis

Two barbers turned cops try to find the man who killed their old employer.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Crime
Release Date
1993
Distribution Company
NEW LINE CINEMA (NEW LINE)
Location
New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 25m

Synopsis

Harlem's two worst barbers are forced into another profession; they become policemen at the urging of their strong-arm boss.

Crew

Ruth Ammon

Production Designer

Buju Banton

Song

Buju Banton

Song Performer

Jeff Barry

Song

Jennifer Benepe

Other

Grace Blake

Line Producer

Mary J. Blige

Song Performer

David Boulton

Adr

Judith Lyn Brown

Post-Production Supervisor

Theodore A. Brown

Other

Vinnie Brown

Song

Jennifer L Bryan

Wardrobe Supervisor

Carol Campbell

Hair Stylist

Larry M. Cherry

Hair Stylist

Betty Chin

Production Coordinator

Paulette Clark

Set Production Assistant

Missy Cohen

Assistant Sound Editor

Sharyn Cordice

Makeup Assistant

Adger Cowans

Photography

Colin Cumberbatch

Assistant Production Coordinator

Heavy D

Song Performer

Heavy D

Song

Suzanne De Passe

Executive Producer

John Deforest

Production Auditor

Liz Deluna

Props Assistant

Dan Denitto

Dolly Grip

Martha Diaz

Assistant

Pam Difede

Assistant Sound Editor

Eileen Dillon

Casting Associate

Tommy Dorsey

Song

Jana Drewery

Set Production Assistant

Deborah A Dreyer

On-Set Dresser

Maurice Edwards

Set Production Assistant

Toby Emmerich

Music Supervisor

Doug Fecht

On-Set Dresser

Edward Ferrell

Music

Edward Ferrell

Music Producer

Lord Finesse

Song

Stephen Finkin

On-Set Dresser

Randy Fletcher

Assistant Director

Tom Ford

Best Boy

Bob Friedman

Special Thanks To

J Lee Friedman

Special Thanks To

Randy Fuller

Song

Randy Fuller

Music

Murphy Gigliotti

Art Department Coordinator

John Gilroy

Editor

Mark Ginsberg

Color Timer

Keir Gist

Song

Kenny Greene

Theme Lyrics

Seth Greenland

From Story

Seth Greenland

Screenplay

Janet Grillo

Associate Producer

Allen Hanson

Grip

Heavy D.

Song

Heavy D.

Song Performer

Tony Hoffman

Product Placement

J Horne

Assistant Location Manager

Rosa Howell-thornhill

Sound Mixer

Delroy Hunter

Other

Larry Huston

Steadicam Operator

Keith R Ingram

Assistant Location Manager

Kenton Jakub

Adr Editor

Eddie Joe

Security

Eddie Joe

Stand-In

Shari Schwartz Johanson

Music

Bob Johnson

Music

Crystal Johnson

Theme Lyrics

Crystal Johnson

Song Performer

Kristen M Johnson

Assistant Editor

Milton A J Johnson

Assistant

Nils Johnson

Video Playback

James Earl Jones

Theme Lyrics

James Earl Jones

Music

Saidah Ben Judah

Costumes

Jean Kalanzi

Other

Karl Kani

Special Thanks To

Todd Kasow

Music Editor

Mark S. Kaufman

Assistant

David Kelly

Song

Adam Kimmel

Director Of Photography

Renton Kirk

Extras Casting Assistant

Bruce Kitzmeyer

Adr Editor

Jeremy Koch

Special Thanks To

Kenny Kornegay

Coproducer

Kenny Kornegay

Music

Ron Kreidman

Music

Kathy Lacommare

Assistant Editor

George Lara

Foley

Stuart Levy

Sound Editor

Dre Lewis

Extras Casting Assistant

Elizabeth Linn

Scenic Artist

Marissa Littlefield

Adr Editor

David Lomax

Stunts

Bowiegged Lou

Other

Ed Lover

From Story

Lynn Lewis Lovett

Script Supervisor

M. J. Magbanua

Office Assistant

A Dominic Mandy

Camera Assistant

Dave Martin

Stand-In

Albert Massiah

Set Production Assistant

Larry Mcconkey

Steadicam Operator

Brian Mccullaghm

Electrician

Roy Mccurdy

Music

Kevin Mcdaniels

Song

Kevin Mcdaniels

Music

Wally Mcgrady

Grip

A D Mckee

Boom Operator

Robert Merk

Electrician

Nicholas R. Miller

Construction Coordinator

Glen Mordeci

Assistant Camera Operator

Debbie Morton

Other

Jeff Naparstek

Art Department

Nathan Nazario

Music

Kathy Nelson

Music Supervisor

Frederick V Nielsen

Assistant Camera Operator

Dale Pierce Nielson

Assistant Director

Bill Nisselson

Sound

Eric Oden

Production Accountant

Beverly L Parks

Assistant

George Pattison

Camera Operator

Daphne Perez

Assistant Editor

Karen Perry

Costume Designer

Peter Phillips

Music

Elmer Pierce

Set Production Assistant

Paul Prokop

Production Associate

John Purcell

Dialogue Editor

Kia B Puriefoy

Assistant Director

Susan Raney

Set Decorator

Pete Rock

Song

Pete Rock

Song Performer

Rowena Rowling

Assistant

Robert Sciretta

Gaffer

Erick Sermon

Music

Erick Sermon

Song Performer

Erick Sermon

Song

Erick Sermon

Theme Lyrics

Craig Seti

Special Thanks To

Arnold Shuster

Negative Cutting

Winsome Sinclair

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Manny Siverio

Stunts

Darry A Smith

Accounting Assistant

Kevin Smyth

Key Grip

Brian Spivey

Office Assistant

Greg Srmz

Stunts

Michelle Starlling

Other

Reilly Steele

Adr

Eric Stepper

Property Master

Charles Stettler

Producer

Brian Stocks

Electrician

Gail Stockton

Adr Supervisor

Michael Tavares

Wardrobe Assistant

Nic Tenbroek

Music

Maynell Thomas

Producer

Melody J Tiburccio

Other

Brian Vancho

Foley Artist

Michael Ventresco

Main Title Design

Joe Violante

Special Thanks To

Matt Vogel

Special Effects

Peter Waggoner

Rerecording

James B. Walsh

Best Boy

Jeff Ward

Stunt Coordinator

Katreniah Washington

Assistant

Jesse West

Song

Jesse West

Music

Darin Whittington

Coproducer

Adam G Williams

Assistant Location Manager

Dwight Williams

Unit Production Manager

John B Williams

Music

Bilal Wilson

Craft Service

Ellie Winslow

Makeup

Jeffrey Wolf

Editor

Michael Wolff

Music

Alex L Worman

Product Placement

Harriet S. Zucker

Assistant

Paul Zulkowitz

Location Manager

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Crime
Release Date
1993
Distribution Company
NEW LINE CINEMA (NEW LINE)
Location
New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 25m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video November 3, 1993

Released in United States Spring April 23, 1993

Feature directorial debut for Ted Demme, nephew of Jonathan Demme.

Began shooting November 2, 1992.

Completed shooting December 18, 1992.

Musical cameos to be made by almost fifty different rap groups including A Tribe Called Quest, Queen Latifah, Run D.M.C., and Flavor Flav.

Rappers Dr. Dre and Ed Lover are the stars of MTV's "Yo, MTV Raps!" Ted Demme directed that show, and Charles Stettler is Dre and Lover's manager.

Released in United States Spring April 23, 1993

Released in United States on Video November 3, 1993