Oscar


1h 49m 1991

Brief Synopsis

Despite the bad influences that surround him, a mobster promises his dying father that he'll go straight.

Film Details

Also Known As
Embrouille est dans le sac, L', L' Embrouille est dans le sac
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Romance
Adaptation
Release Date
1991
Production Company
Jules Strasser
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Disney/MGM Studios, Orlando, Florida, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 49m

Synopsis

Despite the bad influences that surround him, a mobster promises his dying father that he'll go straight.

Crew

Mac Ahlberg

Director Of Photography

Brad Anderson

Costumes

Scott M. Anderson

Swing Gang

James Ashwill

Sound Mixer

Alexandra Atwood

Assistant

Rick Avery

Stunt Coordinator

Ted Barba

Stunts

Peter C Barbour

Assistant Sound Editor

Michael Barrie

Screenplay

Simon Barron

Assistant Director

Kevin Bartnoff

Foley Artist

Donah Bassett

Negative Cutting

Christopher Bechtel

Production Assistant

Dale Beldin

Editor

Leslie Belzberg

Producer

Ron Berkeley

Makeup Artist

Cliff Bernay

Swing Gang

Ben Bernie & Orchestra

Song

Elmer Bernstein

Music Conductor

Elmer Bernstein

Music

James Beshears

Adr Supervisor

Larry Bird

Property Master

Destiny Borden

Assistant Editor

David F. Bornstein

Foreman

John Branagan

Stunts

Victor Brandt

Adr

Richard Brestoff

Adr

Charles Brewer

Stunts

Tom Briggs

Transportation Captain

Sharleen Bright

Art Department

Leah Brown

Costumes

Thomas R Bryant

Assistant Editor

Jackie Burch

Casting

Maria Caccavo

Production Coordinator

Irving Caesar

Song

John J Cahill

Driver

John Campbell

Driver

Frank Capra

Assistant Director

Paul Carden

Sound Editor

Harry Carney

Song

Kenneth Casey

Song

Jimmy Casino

Stunts

Pamela Cederquist

Production Coordinator

Glen Charles

Screenplay

Les Charles

Screenplay

Gary R Compton

Other

Gary R Compton

Driver

Andrew Cooper

Photography

Tony Cosko

Other

Bing Crosby

Song Performer

Paul Deason

Unit Production Manager

Frank Detone

Grip

Roger Dietz

Art Department

Sharon Dolin

Assistant

Kathy Durning

Music Editor

Andrew Eisen

Assistant Editor

Duke Ellington

Song

Tom Elliott

Stunts

Sam Emerson

Photography

Chuck Eskridge

Other

Felicia Fasano

Casting Associate

Rick Franklin

Sound Editor

Leigh French

Adr

Scott Fuller

Assistant Camera Operator

Alexandre Gavras

Production Assistant

Rick T Gentz

Set Decorator

Patrick Gilbert

Stand-In

Domenic Giorgio

Best Boy Grip

Penelope Gottleib

Titles

Ralph Grierson

Song Performer

Frank Griffin

Makeup Artist

Brian Hamblet

Production Assistant

John R. Hamilton

Photography

D. M. Hemphill

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Ellen Heuer

Foley Artist

Steven C Hodge

Lighting

Michael Hofacre

Apprentice

Lawrence Hubbs

Set Designer

Steven A. Hughes

Lighting

Doug Jackson

Sound Editor

Chris Jenkins

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Tony Jenkins

Other

Howard Jensen

Special Effects

Nils C Jensen

Sound Editor

Fred Judkins

Sound Editor

Robert Kaiser

Color Timer

William B. Kaplan

Sound Mixer

Nathan Kaproff

Music Contractor

Bill Kenney

Production Designer

David Kern

Sound Editor

Kelly Kimball

Assistant Costume Designer

Michael Kolko

Accounting Assistant

Betty A Konz

Driver

Andy Krieger

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Stephanie Dawn Krivacek

Adr

John Landis

Adr

Mary Jo Lang

Other

Norman Langley

Camera Operator

Rudy Lara

Other

Brian Legrady

Assistant Camera Operator

Moshe Levin

Camera Operator

Gary Liddiard

Makeup

William F. Luehm

Driver

Claude Magnier

Play As Source Material

Bill Majik

Stand-In

Don Malouf

Sound Editor

Richard F Mays

Set Designer

Gary Mccarthy

Accounting Assistant

Sammy M Mendoza

Foreman

Brady Michaels

Stunts

Stacey Milam

Other

Michael R Miller

Editor

Irving Mills

Song

Paul Dion Monte

Stand-In

Kelly Moody

Stand-In

Robert Morrisey

Apprentice

Cathy Morrison

Animal Wrangler

Chris Moseley

Assistant Camera Operator

Luigi S Mugavero

Swing Gang

Jim Mulholland

Screenplay

Tony Munafo

Associate Producer

Gary Mundheim

Sound Editor

Kelly Murphy

Grip

Patrick A Murphy

Dolly Grip

Deborah Nadoolman

Costume Designer

Nick Navarro

Set Designer

David R Newhouse

Other

David Page

Costumes

Earle Patriarco

Song

Peter L Peterson

Production Assistant

Jeff Phelps

Lighting Technician

Maceo Pinkard

Song

Lisa Pomeroy

Accounting Assistant

Alex Ponti

Executive Producer

Phil Proctor

Adr

John Richards

Music

Stan Rodarte

Stunts

Stan Rodarte

Stand-In

Gioacchino Antonio Rossini

Song

Patrick Russ

Music Arranger

Bob Rust

Key Grip

David A Rust

Grip

John J Rutchland

Foreman

John J Rutchland

Construction Coordinator

Karen R Sachs

Assistant Production Coordinator

Earl Sampson

Boom Operator

Reni Santoni

Adr

Don Schlicher

Swing Gang

Scott Schulte

Production Assistant

Sarah Shaw

Costumes

James A Sherman

Driver

George Silic

Lighting Technician

William Ladd Skinner

Art Director

Cheryl T Smith

Researcher

Mark Smith

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Gregory Snegoff

Adr

David Sousa

Animal Wrangler

C Stanton

Song

Paul H Stewart

Special Effects

Jules Strasser

Cable Operator

Daniel R Suhart

Assistant Director

Tom Thomas

Transportation Coordinator

Sally A Thornton

Set Designer

Joseph Vecchio

Executive Producer

Gigi Vorgan

Adr

Philip Walker

Lighting Technician

Toni-ann Walker

Hairdresser

Carole A Wattles

Production Accountant

Janet Wattles

Production Supervisor

Gary F Wattman

Dolly Grip

Bruce Wayne

Hair Stylist

Kathryn Weygand

Script Supervisor

John Wildermuth

Assistant Director

Robert Wilhoit

Lighting Technician

Michael A Wills

Craft Service

Pamela J Wise

Costume Supervisor

Steven Wolf

Set Designer

Vincent Youmans

Song

Joy Zapata

Hair Stylist

C Ken Zimmerman

Assistant Property Master

Film Details

Also Known As
Embrouille est dans le sac, L', L' Embrouille est dans le sac
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Romance
Adaptation
Release Date
1991
Production Company
Jules Strasser
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Disney/MGM Studios, Orlando, Florida, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 49m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Spring April 26, 1991

Released in United States on Video September 11, 1991

Remake of Edouard Molinaro's 1967 French comedy, "Oscar," itself based on the 1958 play by Claude Magnier.

Film stopped shooting for a brief period due to a fire on the Universal lot, restarting November 15, 1990.

Completed shooting December 17, 1990.

Began shooting September 10, 1990.

Originally a Danny DeVito project.

Released in United States Spring April 26, 1991

Released in United States on Video September 11, 1991