Prince Of Central Park


1h 51m 1999

Brief Synopsis

A little boy runs away from an unhappy foster home and seeks refuge in Manhattan's Central Park. JJ hates his abusive mother and finds an alternative family in the people who live in Central Park. The Guardian lives in a cave and seems frightening, but turns out to be gentle and kind. Then JJ meets

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1999
Distribution Company
KeyPix Productions
Location
New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 51m

Synopsis

A little boy runs away from an unhappy foster home and seeks refuge in Manhattan's Central Park. JJ hates his abusive mother and finds an alternative family in the people who live in Central Park. The Guardian lives in a cave and seems frightening, but turns out to be gentle and kind. Then JJ meets Rebecca and Noah, a couple whose son died several years before. Only with them does he begin to imagine a new family life.

Crew

Jorge "ranchero" Aguilar

Stunts

Jeffrey Allen

Music

Dana Altomare

Camera Operator

Domenic Andreoli

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Christine Archibald

Electrician

Debbie Axel

Other

Priya Ayyar

Casting Associate

Philippe Baltus

Set Production Assistant

Jessican Bass

Other

Bob Beher

Sound Editor

Brian Bell

Office Assistant

Nuri Bell

Location Scout

Andrew Belvedere

Photography

Abigail Zealey Bess

Assistant Location Manager

William W Bolles

Co-Executive Producer

Joe Bonadro

Music

Bill Bourne

Other

Mark Bowden

Grip

Georg Brandl

Song

Michael Broughton

Stunts

Lance Brown

Rerecording

James S Buckman

Transportation Captain

Robert Buckman

Driver

William Buckman

Driver

Casey Campbell

Best Boy

Steve Cardone

Other

Sharlene Cassidy

Makeup Assistant

Al Cerullo

Helicopter Pilot

Aryn Chapman

Other

Steve Chartrand

Driver

Matthew Chilsen

Location Manager

Bradley Clouse

Assistant Sound Editor

Ralph Cole

Stand-In

Tim Coleman

Set Production Assistant

David Cooney

Storyboard Artist

Erica Courtney

Other

Douglas Crosby

Stunt Coordinator

Jonathan Cupina

Best Boy

Matteo De Cosmo

On-Set Dresser

Janna Delury

Script Supervisor

Fred Denardo

Special Thanks To

Sharon Derosario

Location Assistant

Eternal Divine

Stunts

Joe Divitale

Sound Editor

Brian Dixon

Other

Jon Dom

Advisor

Elizabeth Dory

Assistant Camera Operator

David Dubow

Special Thanks To

Bill Duckfield

Special Thanks To

Peter Epstein

Stunts

Joe Facey

Craft Service

John Michael Fanaris

Sound Effects

Brian Farabough

Set Production Assistant

Michael Farrow

Other

Jessica Feng

Song Performer

Stephanie Finochio

Stunts

Marc Fishman

Rerecording

Ricardo Francia

Assistant Sound Editor

Marie Elena Gambino

Assistant

Darren Goldberg

Assistant Director

Phillip B. Goldfine

Co-Executive Producer

Elizabeth Grey

Stand-In

John P Gulino

Executive Producer

Terry Hagger

Color Timer

Preston B Handy

Stand-In

Barbara Harris

Adr

Vivian Hasbrouk

Casting Director

Vivian Hengsteler

Negative Cutting

Markas Henry

Costume Designer

Jonathan Herron

Steadicam Operator

Jonathan Herron

Director Of Photography

Jonathan Herron

Other

Abe Hirschfeld

Music

Abe Hirschfeld

Executive Producer

J Alan Hostetter

Gaffer

Frank Irizarry

Special Thanks To

Lisa Jaime

Music Editor

Drew Jiritano

Special Effects Coordinator

Rebekka Johnson

Stand-In

Tom Joyner

Other

Paul Kane

Driver

Sudi Karakas

Stand-In

Pamela Kezal

Wardrobe Supervisor

Leigh Kotkin

Special Thanks To

Dawn Kratofil

Assistant Sound Editor

Lati Kronlund

Song

Lance Laurienzo

Sound Editor

Thomas "redd" Laws

Craft Service

Yoon K Lee

Music Conductor

John Leekley

Screenplay

Martin Locker

Sound

Jon Magnussen

Original Music

Erik Marcisak

Production Assistant

Bobby Marsh

Driver

Jan Mcart

Music

Betsy Mcdonald

Art Director

Kristopher Medina

Stunts

Janine Michael

Assistant Production Coordinator

Ron Michaels

Stunts

Jones Miller

Stand-In

Maci Miller

Stand-In

Regina Millinger

Special Thanks To

Livia Monte

Production Coordinator

Piero Mura

Sound Editor

Julius R Nasso

Producer

Jenn Nelson

Makeup

Jay Nierenberg

Sound Editor

Gloria Nissenson

Music

Susan Ogu

Set Decorator

Andreas Olszewski

Sound

Joe Orlowski

Props Assistant

Dan Paikin

Other

Milica Paranosic

Other

Michele Paris

Makeup

Yul-soo Park

Production Assistant

John Peffeni

Stunts

Oliver Petro

Production Manager

J.t. Petty

Production Assistant

Karen Poindexter

Co-Executive Producer

Dave Porfini

Special Thanks To

Jeff Pullman

Sound Mixer

Hunter Reynolds

Assistant Art Director

Jan Rhees

Special Thanks To

Evan H Rhodes

Music

Evan H Rhodes

Source Material (From Novel)

Gil Richardson

Key Grip

David Riedel

Assistant Location Manager

Dennis Rodriguez

Camera Assistant

Joe Rubin

Set Production Assistant

Alice Ryan

Wardrobe Assistant

Jayens Ryers

Stand-In

Robert Sands

Assistant Camera Operator

Chris Scarafile

Grip

Hannes Michael Schalle

Music

Jonathan Schwartz

Electrician

Don Sebesky

Music

Kim Secrist

Sound Editor

David Serrano

Set Production Assistant

Laura Jean Shannon

Costume Designer

Theodore Shapiro

Music

Theodore Shapiro

Song Performer

Theodore Shapiro

Original Music

Susan Silas

Production Accountant

Manny Siverio

Stunts

Joseph Smith

Office Assistant

Sabine Stadler

Special Thanks To

Richard Steiner

Sound

Philip Steinman

Editor

Philip Steinman

Post-Production Supervisor

Gianni Stiletto

Sound

Oliver Stoger

Sound

Carmelia Stolyar

Office Assistant

Sound Storm

Sound

Craig Striano

Set Production Assistant

Don Sweeney

Other

Andrea Swistak

Props

Shawn Sykora

Foley

Roland N Thai

Sound Editor

Shawnna Thibodeau

Stunts

Henry George Thomas

Other

Robert Troy

Sound Editor

Michael Tudor

Sound

David Tuttman

Camera Operator

Teije Van Geest

Sound

Rene Veilleux

Product Placement

Alfredo Viteri

Boom Operator

Andy Voegeli

Assistant Camera Operator

Kimberly Lowe Voight

Adr Editor

Carl D Ware

Sound Design

Don Warner

Sound Editor

Bernard Weiser

Sound Editor

Cathy Weussner

Special Thanks To

Ayana Williams

Song Performer

Ayana Williams

Song

Tonero Williams

On-Set Dresser

Danny Wiseman

Other

Mark Wyler

Driver

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1999
Distribution Company
KeyPix Productions
Location
New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 51m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Limited Release in United States September 22, 2000

Released in United States Fall September 22, 2000

Released in United States May 1999

Released in United States on Video November 7, 2000

Shown at Cannes Film Festival (market) May 12-23, 1999.

Feature directorial debut for John Leekley.

Straight-to-video release.

Began shooting August 4, 1998.

Completed shooting September 25, 1998.

Released in United States May 1999 (Shown at Cannes Film Festival (market) May 12-23, 1999.)

Limited Release in United States September 22, 2000 (AMC Empire 25; New York City)

Released in United States Fall September 22, 2000

Released in United States on Video November 7, 2000