Falling Down


1h 52m 1993

Brief Synopsis

This crisp, remastered deluxe edition of "Falling Down" (1993) stars Michael Douglas as a laid-off defense worker kept from seeing his child on her birthday by a restraining order. A hot, congested bad day in Los Angeles goes from bad to worse, causing him to suddenly snap, setting off on a bitter and pathetic mission to right all the wrongs that have been done to him. Douglas shines as an average white guy pushed too far.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Action
Black Comedy
Crime
Thriller
Release Date
1993
Distribution Company
Warner Bros. Pictures International (WBI)
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m

Synopsis

This crisp, remastered deluxe edition of "Falling Down" (1993) stars Michael Douglas as a laid-off defense worker kept from seeing his child on her birthday by a restraining order. A hot, congested bad day in Los Angeles goes from bad to worse, causing him to suddenly snap, setting off on a bitter and pathetic mission to right all the wrongs that have been done to him. Douglas shines as an average white guy pushed too far.

Crew

Steve Abrums

Makeup Artist

Fran Allgood

Costumes

Arabella

Song Performer

Wayne Artman

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Robert Barbosa

Craft Service

Gregory J Barnett

Stunts

Colby Bart

Costumes

Andrzej Bartkowiak

Director Of Photography

Bobby Bass

Stunts

Mychael Bates

Props Assistant

Bill Beasley

Associate Producer

Bill Beasley

Unit Production Manager

David Bernstein

Assistant

Chris Boardman

Original Music

Kiim Bodner

Accounting Assistant

Kinney Booker

Swing Gang

Jane Bovingdon

Photography

Steve Bowerman

Boom Operator

Steve Boyum

Stunts

Melissa Bretherton

Assistant Editor

Paul Brinkman

Location Manager

Bart Brown

Assistant

Charles Brown

Dolly Grip

Stephen Brown

Coproducer

Charles L Campbell

Sound Editor

Dennis Capps

Assistant Director

Chris Centrella

Key Grip

Gary Combs

Stunts

Frank Lucky Costello

Other

Mark Cowley

Swing Gang

Tom Dahl

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Peter Davidian

Lighting

Steve M Davison

Stunts

Brad Dechter

Original Music

Mike Deluna

Stunts

Peter Depalma

Assistant

Craig Dietrich

Assistant

Keith Dillin

Transportation Coordinator

Scott Dockstader

Stunts

Maria Doest

Stunts

R Scott Doran

Swing Gang

Marion Dougherty

Casting

Stephen P Dunn

Assistant Director

Jerry Edemann

Assistant Sound Editor

Louis L Edemann

Sound Editor

Jann Engel

Set Designer

Danny Epper

Stunts

Guy Ferland

Assistant

Tim Flattery

Visual Effects

Rick Franklin

Sound Editor

David Fudge

Assistant Director

Larry Fulton

Art Director

Lauren M Gabor

Swing Gang

Richie Gaono

Stunts

Michael Gershman

Camera Operator

Scott Gillis

Dolly Grip

Mikael Glattes

Steadicam Operator

Stanley Gonsales

Lighting

Nana Greenwald

Coproducer

Luisa Maria Guell

Song

Luisa Maria Guell

Song Performer

Armando Guerrero

Stunts

Lynda Gurasich

Hair Stylist

Kim Guthrie

Camera Assistant

Stephen Hagen

Dga Trainee

Timothy Harris

Producer

Mildred Hill

Song

Patty Hill

Song

Paul Hirsch

Editor

Gavin Hitt

Assistant

Nancy Hopton

Script Supervisor

Andrea Horta

Adr Editor

James Newton Howard

Original Music

James Newton Howard

Music

Rick Howe

Assistant Editor

Norman Howell

Stunts

Thomas J Huff

Stunts

Jeff Imada

Stunts

Doug Jackson

Sound Editor

Nils C Jensen

Sound Editor

Derek Johansen

Assistant

Sheryl Johnson

Production

Christine A Johnston

Production Associate

J Jones

Song

Thomas A Kaltsas

Swing Gang

Michael Kase

Assistant

Glen Kennedy

Swing Gang

Henry Kingi

Stunts

Jeff Kluttz

Dolly Grip

Dan Kolsrud

Coproducer

Arnold Kopelson

Producer

Ronna Kress

Casting Associate

Steve Lambert

Stunts

Antoinette Levine

Location Manager

Barbara Ling

Production Designer

Darrin Lipscomb

Assistant Location Manager

Christine Loss

Photography

Tom Lucas

Makeup Artist

Angie Luckey

Assistant Sound Editor

Randall R Luna

Transportation Co-Captain

David Macmillan

Sound

Eric Mansker

Stunts

Alan Martin

Costumes

L Maturine

Song

Richard F Mays

Assistant Art Director

Gary Mclarty

Stunts

John C. Meier

Stunts

Mark R. Mele

Rigging Gaffer

Linda Meltzer

Costumes

Arnon Milchan

Executive Producer

Susan Montgomery

Accountant

A Muhammad

Song

J Michael Muro

Steadicam Operator

J Michael Muro

Camera Operator

Shawn Murphy

Music

Boone Narr

Animal Trainer

Chuck Neely

Sound Editor

Mel Neiman

Other

Maria Norman

Assistant

David Olson

Music

Kevin Patterson

Other

Manny Perry

Stunts

Bill Petrotta

Property Master

Victor Petrotta

Props Assistant

Edward Pola

Song

Brad Ricker

Set Designer

Arthur Riddle

Foreman

R Roachford

Song

John Roesch

Foley Artist

Rod Rogers

Adr Editor

David Ronan

Swing Gang

Ronnie Rondell

Stunts

Angel Anibal Rosado

Song

Gilbert Rosales

Stunts

Thomas Rosales Jr.

Stunts

Bettina Rose

Assistant

David Rose

Song Performer

David Rose

Song

Cricket Rowland

Set Decorator

Michael Runyard

Stunts

Michael Runyard

Stunt Coordinator

John Samson

Construction Coordinator

Silvio Scarano

Costume Supervisor

Robert Schaper

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

James D. Schwalm

Special Effects

Linda Shamest Rosman

Assistant Editor

Larry Singer

Adr Editor

Ebbe Roe Smith

Screenplay

Ebbe Roe Smith

Associate Producer

Alicia M Stevenson

Foley Artist

Marlene Stewart

Costume Designer

Bob Stoker

Special Effects

Chris Strong

Lighting Technician

Lisa Strout

Assistant Location Manager

Lucinda Strub

Special Effects

Matt Sweeney

Special Effects Coordinator

Malik Taylor

Song

John J. Tomko

Associate Producer

M D Warkentin

Technical Advisor

Jim Weidman

Music Editor

Herschel Weingrod

Producer

Chuck Whelan

Camera Assistant

Richard Wicklund

Other

Lee Willis

Transportation Captain

Brad Wilson

Assistant

George Wyle

Song

Dick Ziker

Stunts

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Action
Black Comedy
Crime
Thriller
Release Date
1993
Distribution Company
Warner Bros. Pictures International (WBI)
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States May 1993

Released in United States on Video August 11, 1993

Released in United States Winter February 26, 1993

Shown at Cannes Film Festival (in competition) May 13-24, 1993.

Shown at London Film Festival (World Cinema) October 18-November 2, 2006.

Remake of "Falling Down" (USA/1993) directed by Joel Schumacher and starring Michael Douglas.

Feature directorial debut for Nishikant Kamat.

Began shooting March 25, 1992.

Completed shooting June 11, 1992.

Released in United States Winter February 26, 1993

Released in United States May 1993 (Shown at Cannes Film Festival (in competition) May 13-24, 1993.)

Released in United States on Video August 11, 1993