Wrestling Ernest Hemingway


2h 2m 1993
Wrestling Ernest Hemingway

Brief Synopsis

Two lonely retirees become friends despite personal differences.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Drama
Release Date
1993
Production Company
Cinesite Europe, Ltd.; D Bassett & Associates Inc; Mercury Records; National Broadcasting Company Inc (NBC); Nina Saxon Film Design; Pacific Title & Art Studio; Panavision, Ltd.; Warner Bros. Pictures
Distribution Company
WARNER BROS. PICTURES DISTRIBUTION (WBPD); Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group; Warner Bros. Pictures Distribution
Location
St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Florida, USA; Hollywood, Florida, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 2m

Synopsis

Two elderly, retired men become friends despite their dissimilarities. As they are invigorated and challenged by the time they spend together, they come to new insights about themselves and the women who occupy various roles in their lives.

Crew

Carlos Arditti

Set Designer

Angela M Armstrong

Staff Assistant

Christopher Assells

Sound Editor

Fred Astaire

Song Performer ("Top Hat, White Tie And Tails")

Herb Ault

Key Grip

Karen M. Baker

Assistant Sound Editor

Patricio Ballagas

Song ("Nena")

Marlo Balsamello

Song Performer ("I Love Paris")

Kevin Bartnoff

Foley Artist

Margo Baxley

Costume Supervisor

Gregg Baxter

Adr Supervisor

Lon Bender

Supervising Sound Editor

Irving Berlin

Song ("Top Hat, White Tie And Tails")

Jerry Bertolami

Dolly Grip

Michael Bircumshaw

Casting Associate

Todd Black

Producer

Danna Blesser

Associate Producer

Melissa Bretherton

1st Assistant Editor

Jerry Brock

Song Performer ("Lagrimas Negras")

Stanley Brossette

Unit Publicist

Roy Bryson

Hair Stylist

Michael Buchan

Assistant Production Accountant

Mary Lou Byrd

Key Costumer

Rick Callan

Staff Assistant

David E Campbell

Rerecording Mixer

Conjunto Caney

Song Performer ("Saoco")

Carlos Carcas

Assistant (To Randa Haines)

Edward Carhart

Song Performer ("Lagrimas Negras")

Tom Carlson

Music Editor

Christopher Chiofalo

Transportation Co-Captain

William Les Collins

Construction Coordinator

Steve Conrad

Screenwriter

Michael Convertino

Music

Henry Dando

Other

Thomas A Davila

Production Accountant

Barbarito Diez

Song Performer ("Lagrimas Negras")

Amado Dovale

Song ("Lisbon Antigua")

George Duval

Song Performer ("I Love Paris")

Richard Dwan

Sound Editor

Bob Edwards

Song Performer ("I Love Paris")

Liz Elwell

Assistant Location Manager

Wallace G Emery

Construction Foreman

Jeff Etcher

Assistant Editor

Peter Farber

2nd Assistant Camera

Jon Baronn Farmer

Still Photographer

Florence Fellman

Set Decorator

Lisa Fruchtman

Thanks

Jose Galhardo

Song ("Lisbon Antigua")

Scott Gershin

Sound Editor

Barry Goldstein

Song ("As Long As We'Re Together")

Eric Gotthelf

Foley Mixer

Ray Gregory

Song Performer ("Lagrimas Negras")

Betty Gumm

Assistant (To Todd Black)

Per Hallberg

Sound Editor

Oscar Hammerstein Ii

Other

Annette Haywood-carter

Script Supervisor

Ellen Heuer

Foley Artist

Caridad Hierrezuelo

Song Performer ("Saoco")

Paul Hirsch

Editor

Chris Hogan

Sound Editor

Rick Howe

2nd Assistant Editor

Ellen Jacoby

Principal & Extra Florida Casting

Waldemar Kalinowski

Production Designer

Artie Kane

Conductor

Joseph P Kane

Unit Production Manager

Randy Kelley

Sound Editor

Larry Kemp

Supervising Sound Editor

Lora Kennedy

Casting

Bob Khozouri

Song; Song Producer ("As Long As We'Re Together")

Lajos Koltai

Director Of Photography

Mark Lafata

Assistant (To Todd Black)

Mary Jo Lang

Foley Mixer

Michel Legrand

Song ("Chess Anyone" From "The Thomas Crown Affair")

Rickey Lenon

Transportation Captain

Robert J Litt

Rerecording Mixer

Miguel Matamoros

Songs ("Lagrimas Negras" "La Mujer De Antonio")

Trio Matamoros

Song Performer ("Lagrimas Negras" "La Mujer De Antonio")

Daryl Matthews

Choreographer

Michael J Mcallister

Visual Effects Supervisor

Michael J Mccarthy

Craft Service

William M. Mcconnell

1st Assistant Camera

Dee Miller

Additional Florida Casting

Donald O Mitchell

Rerecording Mixer

Brian Moon

Staff Assistant

Mary Morgan

Location Manager

Alan Muraoka

Art Director

Shawn Murphy

Music Scoring Mixer

Herb Nach

Song Performer ("I Love Paris")

Lee Ann Napolitano

Song Performer ("As Long As We'Re Together")

Kimberly K Nelson

Visual Effects Supervisor

John Neufeld

Original Music

Pat Newberry

Other

Thomas J. O'connell

Adr Mixer

Orlando Pagan

Song Performer ("As Long As We'Re Together")

Bob Pancoast

Song Performer ("Lagrimas Negras")

Edward V Pannozzo

Staff Assistant

Mauritz Pavoni

Staff Assistant

James Plannette

Chief Lighting Technician

Raul Portela

Song ("Lisbon Antigua")

Cole Porter

Song ("I Love Paris")

Bob Putynkowski

Color Timer

Rosendo Ruiz Quevedo

Song ("Saoco")

Dan Rich

Sound Editor

David Ray Robinson

Bestboy Grip

Kristin Rusk Robinson

Assistant (To Randa Haines)

Luigi Rocchetti

Additional Makeup Artist

Manlio Rocchetti

Makeup Artist

Richard Rodgers

Song ("Some Enchanted Evening")

John Roesch

Foley Artist

Nicholas J Romanac

Assistant Property Master

Robert S Scott

Assistant Chief Lighting Technician

Rodney Sharpp

Assistant Sound Editor

Barnaby Smith

Set Costumer

Michael St Hilaire

Camera Operator

Princess Stabile

2nd Assistant Director

Alisa Statman

2nd Assistant Director

Max Steiner

Song ("A Summer Place")

Alicia M Stevenson

Foley Artist

Jill R Szymanski

Staff Assistant

Joe I Tompkins

Costume Designer

Kevin M Tromer

Boom Operator

Michael R Tromer

Production Sound Mixer

Elliot Tyson

Rerecording Mixer

Gloria M Uribe

Staff Assistant

Jim Van Wyck

Co-Producer

Jim Van Wyck

1st Assistant Director

Maria Teresa Vera

Song Performer ("Nena" "Veinte Anos")

Maria Teresa Vera

Song ("Veinte Anos")

Eleonora Vescera

Song Performer ("I Love Paris")

Sandy Watterson

Other

Jeff Watts

Adr Editor

Richard Wheeler

Song

Brad Wilson

Assistant

Joe Wizan

Producer

Susan Inge Wood

Other

Norman Yablon

Song Performer ("Lagrimas Negras")

Rick A Young

Property Master

Francee Zuckerman

Other

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Drama
Release Date
1993
Production Company
Cinesite Europe, Ltd.; D Bassett & Associates Inc; Mercury Records; National Broadcasting Company Inc (NBC); Nina Saxon Film Design; Pacific Title & Art Studio; Panavision, Ltd.; Warner Bros. Pictures
Distribution Company
WARNER BROS. PICTURES DISTRIBUTION (WBPD); Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group; Warner Bros. Pictures Distribution
Location
St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Florida, USA; Hollywood, Florida, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 2m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Expanded Release in United States January 21, 1994

Released in United States on Video July 27, 1994

Released in United States Winter December 17, 1993

Began shooting December 1, 1992.

Completed shooting March 8, 1993.

Expanded Release in United States January 21, 1994

Released in United States on Video July 27, 1994

Released in United States Winter December 17, 1993