Cousins


1h 50m 1989

Brief Synopsis

Romantic comedy where the lives of two families become sexually intertwined and complicated.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
PG-13
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Romance
Release Date
1989
Production Company
Pacific Title & Art Studio; Paramount Pictures; Technicolor
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures; Paramount Home Media; Paramount Pictures; United International Pictures
Location
Pelham, New York, USA; Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Yonkers, New York, USA; Bronx, New York, USA; City Island, New York, USA; France

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 50m

Synopsis

Romantic comedy where the lives of two families become sexually intertwined and complicated.

Cast

Ted Danson

Larry

Isabella Rossellini

Maria Hardy

Sean Young

Tish

Lloyd Bridges

Vince

William Petersen

Tom Hardy

Norma Aleandro

Edie Costello

Keith Coogan

Mitch

Gina Deangelis

Aunt Sofia

George Coe

Phil Kozinski

Katie Murray

Chloe Hardy

Alex Bruhanski

Herbie

Stephen E. Miller

Stan

Gerry Bean

Kevin Costello

Gordon Currie

Dean Kozinski

Saffron Henderson

Terri Costello

Michele Goodger

Claudia

Andrea Mann

Rosanna

Mark Frank

Arnie Slevins

Leroy Schultz

Cousin Harry

Gloria Harris

Terri'S Mother

John Civitarese

Terri'S Father

Kate Danson

Wedding Killer Listener

John Hurwitz

Twin

Babz Chula

Mrs Davidow

Bernadette Leonard

Bernadette

Denalda Williams

Olga

Margot Pinvidic

Natalie

Tom Mcbeath

Mr Dionne

Dolores Drake

Mrs Dionne

Michael Naxos

Mr Bregman

Lorraine Butler

Mrs Greenblatt

Ann Leong

Chinese Fish Saleswoman

Harold Macdonald

Priest At Funeral

Lorena Gale

Cosmetic Demonstrator

Monica Marko

Cosmetic Customer

Wes Tritter

Waiter

David W Rose

Maitre D'

Sharon Wahl

Weddingland Hostess

George Goodman

Jewish Father Of Bride

Tom Heaton

Farmer On Tractor

Sheila Paterson

Cottage Owner

Gary Pembroke Allen

Oil Painting Teacher

Antony Holland

Wedding Priest

Cathy Bayer

Cathy

John Paterson

Magician

Michele Moyier

Magician'S Assistant

Bill Henderson

Valhalla Band Member

Jerry Adolphe

Valhalla Band Member

Geraldo Dominelli

Valhalla Band Member

Lee Oliphant

Valhalla Band Member

Rueben Gurr

Weddingland Band Member

John Lee Mitchell

Weddingland Band Member

Sean Hosein

Weddingland Band Member

Doug Elliott

Weddingland Band Member

Tom Keenlyside

Weddingland Band Member

Terry Vincent

Backyard Wedding Band Member

Grant Cepuran

Backyard Wedding Band Member

Frank Dato

Backyard Wedding Band Member

Katharine Isabelle

Crew

Mark Abrams

Production Assistant

Michelle Allen

Casting (Canada)

William Allyn

Producer

Hector Angulo

Song ("Guantanamera")

Ray Anthony

Song ("The Bunny Hop")

Ray Anthony

Song

Leonard Auletti

Song ("The Bunny Hop")

Angelo Badalamenti

Music; Music Director

Angelo Badalamenti

Song ("I Love You For Today")

Angelo Badalamenti

Original Music

James Beshears

Adr Editor

Ralf D Bode

Director Of Photography

Robert Brown

Editor

Fern Buchner

Makeup

Warren Carr

Production Manager

Sharon Carroll

Production Assistant

Gordon A Clapp

Set Dresser

Duane Clark

Song Performer ("Happy Days")

Gregroy J Curda

Foley Recording

Frank De Vol

Song ("The Brady Bunch")

Elaine Fleming

Production Coordinator

Charles Fox

Song ("Happy Days")

Mark Freeborn

Production Designer

Debbie Geaghan

Costumer

Norman Gimbel

Song ("Happy Days")

Janice Goddard

Costumer

George Goodman

Executive Producer

Jane Groves

Set Dresser

Barbara Harris

Casting (Adr/Voice)

Lorenz Hart

Song ("Isn'T It Romantic?")

Robert Henderson

Sound Editor

Frank Howard

Sound Editor

Pearl Huang

Song Translation

Pearl Huang

Song Performer ("I Love You For Today")

Yvonne J Hurst

Other

Joseph A Ippolito

Foley Editor

James J Isaacs

Sound Editor

Palmer R J

Sound Editor

Kirk Johns

Location Manager

Patricia Johnson

Publicist

Joan E Jones

Song Performer ("Happy Days")

Michael Kaplan

Costume Designer

Patrick Kearns

Set Dresser

Grace Keating

Costumer

Rick Kline

Sound Rerecording Mixer

Larry Kusik

Songs ("Speak Softly Love" "A Time For Us")

Ronnie Lawson

Original Music

Rhonda Legge

Assistant Director

John Lennon

Song ("The Long And Winding Road")

Marci Liroff

Casting

Jose Marti

Song ("Guantanamera")

Victoria Martin

Foley Recording

Craig Matheson

Assistant Director

Coreen Mayrs

Casting (Extras)

Paul Mccartney

Song ("The Long And Winding Road")

Collin Mcneil

Associate Producer

Klaus Melchior

Video Services

Johnny Mercer

Song ("Tangerine")

Stephen Metcalfe

Screenwriter

F Hudson Miller

Sound Editor

Donald O Mitchell

Sound Rerecording Mixer

Tish Monaghan

Costume Designer (Canada)

Joel Moss

Sound Recording (Music)

Jean Murphy

Costume Supervisor

Dan O'connell

Adr Recording

Kevin O'connell

Sound Rerecording Mixer

Bill Orr

Special Effects Supervisor

Steve Purcell

Editor

Steve Purcell

Editor (Video)

Otis Redding

Song Performer ("The Love Man")

Otis Redding

Song

Charlene Richards

Adr Recording

Karen Robyn

Assistant Director

Richard Rodgers

Song ("Isn'T It Romantic?")

David W Rose

Assistant Director

Nino Rota

Songs ("Speak Softly Love" "A Time For Us")

David E Russo

Song Performer ("Happy Days")

Charles Samek

Original Music

Victor Schertzinger

Song ("Tangerine")

Sherwood Schwartz

Song ("The Brady Bunch")

Neil Seale

Camera Operator

Pete Seeger

Song ("Guantanamera")

Eddie Snyder

Song ("A Time For Us")

Fred Stafford

Adr Editor

Reilly Steele

Adr Recording

Larry Sutton

Sound Recording Mixer

Jean-charles Tacchella

From Film ("Cousin, Cousine")

Jean-charles Tacchella

From Screenplay

Kirk R Thatcher

Song Performer ("Happy Days")

Luis Valentino

Song ("Time To Dance The Bamba")

Linda Vipond

Set Decorator

George Watters

Sound Editor Supervisor

Jim Weidman

Music Editor

Kirk Whalum

Saxophonist

Peter Woeste

Camera Operator

Rob Young

Sound Recording Mixer

Film Details

MPAA Rating
PG-13
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Romance
Release Date
1989
Production Company
Pacific Title & Art Studio; Paramount Pictures; Technicolor
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures; Paramount Home Media; Paramount Pictures; United International Pictures
Location
Pelham, New York, USA; Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Yonkers, New York, USA; Bronx, New York, USA; City Island, New York, USA; France

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 50m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

The Country of France

Released in United States August 1989

Released in United States on Video September 14, 1989

Released in United States September 1989

Released in United States Winter February 10, 1989

Wide Release in United States March 1989

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

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

Shown at Toronto International Film Festival (Year 1) September 7-16, 2000.

Remake of "Cousin, Cousine" (1975) directed by Jean-Charles Tacchella.

Began shooting May 29, 1988.

Completed shooting August 16, 1988.

Remade as "Cousins" (1989) directed by Joel Schumacher.

Released in United States Winter February 10, 1989

Wide Release in United States March 1989

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

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

Released in United States on Video September 14, 1989