Sneakers


2h 5m 1992

Brief Synopsis

Story about a team of security experts who naively enter into a covert government operation after their leader is blackmailed.

Film Details

Also Known As
experts
MPAA Rating
PG-13
Genre
Comedy
Crime
Thriller
Release Date
1992
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA; San Francisco, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 5m

Synopsis

Story about a team of security experts who naively enter into a covert government operation after their leader is blackmailed.

Crew

Michael Adams

Stunts

Leonard Adelman

Consultant

Peter Albiez

Other

Tom Allen

Apprentice

Larz Anderson

Other

Nancy C Aprile

Production Auditor

Fabiana Arrastia

Assistant Production Coordinator

Billy G Arter

Driver

Ed Arter

Transportation Coordinator

Tina M Arter

Transportation

George Ashton

Swing Gang

Dustin Ault

Grip

Herb Ault

Key Grip

Johann Sebastian Bach

Music

Chris Baird

Assistant Editor

Bill Baldwin

Adr Editor

John Bankson

Assistant Property Master

Steve Beeson

Production Auditor

Frank Bennett

Music Arranger

Brett Bentley

Graphic Artist

Juel Bestrop

Casting

Fred Blau Jr.

Makeup

Mike Bloomfield

Song Performer

Mike Bloomfield

Song

Nat Bocking

Props Assistant

Jonathan Borofsky

Special Thanks To

Nandi Bowe

Assistant Director

Risa Bramon Garcia

Casting

Eddie Braun

Stunts

Bernie R Brothers

Other

Sally Brundage

Negative Cutting

Milton C Burrow

Sound Editor

Neil Burrow

Sound Editor

Scott Burrow

Sound Editor

Willie Burton

Sound Mixer

Charlie Byrd

Song Performer

Camilla Calamandrei

Camera Assistant

Keith Campbell

Stunts

Kelly Cantley

Dga Trainee

Tom Cantrell

Electrician

Richard L Carden

Dolly Grip

Jamale Case

Other

Jeff Charbonneau

Music

George Kee Cheung

Song Performer

George Kee Cheung

Interpreter

Frederic Chopin

Music Composer

Carl Ciarfalio

Stunts

R Cinder

Other

Robin Citrin

Location Manager

Robert L Clark

Other

Robbie Conal

Special Thanks To

Blake Cornett

Assistant Sound Editor

Don Covay

Song

Jim Croce

Song

Gordon Davidson

Sound Editor

Miles Davis

Song

Miles Davis

Song Performer

Sandy De Crescent

Music Contractor

Brad Dechter

Music Arranger

Sonia Delaunay

Special Thanks To

Albert Delgado

Special Effects Foreman

Vinicius Demoraes

Song

Dennis Dewaay

Construction Coordinator

Stephen Dewey

Sound Effects

Ronald B. Dinson

Transportation Captain

Cynthia Drennon

Special Thanks To

David Dunbar

Electrician

Bob Dylan

Song

Bob Dylan

Song Performer

Alan Edmistein

Assistant Director

William M Elvin

Associate Producer

William M Elvin

Assistant Director

Susan Fanara

Assistant

Steven E Fegley

Foreman

Andrea Mae Fenton

Other

Jim Fine

Electrician

Glory Fioramonti

Stunts

Michael G Fisher

Music

Jim Flamberg

Music Editor

Will Fowler

Other

Andrew Francis

Production Assistant

Helen Frankenthaler

Special Thanks To

Aretha Franklin

Song Performer

Leigh French

Adr

Melinda Sue Gordon

Photography

Paul Gray

Special Thanks To

Ralph Grierson

Music

Kurt Grossi

Grip

Steve Grumette

Digital Effects Supervisor

Tamara Guthrie-muro

Hair

Shawn Hanley

Production Assistant

Robert Wayne Harris

Sound

George W Hartmann

Driver

Orwin C Harvey

Stunts

Jim Henrikson

Music Editor

Michael Herbick

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Robert Herron

Stunts

Phil Hetos

Color Timer

Shelley Rae Hinton

Adr Editor

Mike Hodges

Grip

Larry Holt

Stunts

James Horner

Music

David L Horton

Foley Editor

Mentor Huebner

Production

James E Hurd

Swing Gang

Terrance James

Stunts

Robert E Jason

Lighting Technician

Ricky Jay

Consultant

Antonio Carlos Jobim

Song

Melvin Jones

Stunts

Marie A Kaderbeck

Wardrobe

Steve Kallas

Foreman

Uncle J Kamen

Adr Editor

Doc Kane

Adr Mixer

Lawrence Karman

Camera Operator

Andi Kasen

Apprentice

Aaron Katz

Video Assist/Playback

Cary Kelly

Transportation Co-Captain

Vicki Shaki Khan

Associate Editor

Kenny King

Best Boy

Henry Kline

Camera Assistant

Al Kooper

Song

Al Kooper

Song Performer

Lawrence Lasker

Screenplay

Lawrence Lasker

Producer

Robert Laux

Production

Thomas W Lay

Production

Julius Leflore

Stunts

Harry Lessing

Video Playback

Marvin E. Lewis

Boom Operator

Gary Liddiard

Makeup Artist

John Lindley

Director Of Photography

Janet Londsdale

Accounting Assistant

Robert Mapplethorpe

Special Thanks To

Branford Marsalis

Music

Larry Mccarron

Grip

Dan Mccleary

Special Thanks To

Sean Mccormack

Foley Recordist

Dennis Mccurdy

Apprentice

Janine Mceuen

Assistant Set Dresser

Bill Mcintosh

Stunts

David Menapace

Driver

Dexter Miller

Accountant

Don Miloyevich

Property Master

Donald O Mitchell

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Frank Montano

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Robert Bruce Moore

Craft Service

Dave Morrison

Grip

J Michael Muro

Steadicam Operator

Shawn Murphy

Music

Davia Nelson

Location Casting

Bunny Parker-adamson

Hair

Walter F. Parkes

Producer

Walter F. Parkes

Screenplay

Lindsley Parsons Jr.

Executive Producer

Lindsley Parsons Jr.

Production Manager

Gregory B Pena

Wardrobe

Hugo Pena

Costume Supervisor

Kenneth Pepiot

Special Effects Coordinator

Joel Peskin

Music

Jeffrey W Petersen

Lighting

Denney Pierce

Stunts

Brian T Pitts

Camera Assistant

Stefanie Lee Pleet

Liaison

Bernie Pock

Stunts

Bernie Pollack

Costume Designer

Pat Ralston

Electrician

Joe E. Rand

Music

Glenn H Randall

Stunt Coordinator

Spiro Razatos

Stunts

Rod Robertson

Rigging Gaffer

Phil Alden Robinson

Screenplay

Tom Rolf

Editor

Karin Roulo

Foley Mixer

Samara Schaffer

Set Decorator

Eva Schroeder

Assistant Location Manager

Peter Schwartz

Special Thanks To

Rick Seaman

Stunts

Lisa K Sessions

Assistant Set Dresser

Chester L Slomka

Sound Editor

Bedrich Smetana

Music

Gordon Smith

Driver

Jeff Smolek

Stunts

Margaret Solow

Assistant

Steve Spiker

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Dave St Onge

Electrician

Robert Stephan

Other

Stephen Stills

Song

Mark Stock

Special Thanks To

John Strauchs

Consultant

Wesley Strick

Screenplay

Donald Sultan

Special Thanks To

Mike Sweeny

Swing Gang

Audrey Trent

Foley Artist

Jerry Trent

Foley Artist

Ian Underwood

Music

Cynthia Upstill

Script Supervisor

Mary Vernieu

Casting Associate

Patrizia Von Brandenstein

Production Designer

Dianne Wager

Art Director

Film Details

Also Known As
experts
MPAA Rating
PG-13
Genre
Comedy
Crime
Thriller
Release Date
1992
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA; San Francisco, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 5m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Limited Release in United States September 9, 1992

Released in United States Fall September 9, 1992

Released in United States on Video February 24, 1993

Wide Release in United States September 11, 1992

Formerly released by MCA Home Video.

Began shooting October 28, 1991.

Completed shooting March 12, 1992.

To promote the release of this film, Universal Pictures linked up with CompuServe, an online PC "bulletin board," which allowed subscribers to converse with filmmaker Phil Alden Robinson and writer-producers Walter Parkes and Lawrence Lasker. In addition, the studio developed a computerized press kit, featuring animated computer graphics and a game involving simple anagrams.

Released in United States on Video February 24, 1993

Limited Release in United States September 9, 1992

Released in United States Fall September 9, 1992

Wide Release in United States September 11, 1992