Keeping the Faith


2h 9m 2000

Brief Synopsis

Best friends since they were kids, Jake Schram and Brian Kilkenny Finn, are single, successful, handsome, and confident young men living on New York's Upper West Side. When Anna Reilly, once their childhood friend and now grown into a beautiful corporate executive, returns to the city, she reenters Jake's and Brian's lives and hearts with a vengeance. Sparks fly and unusual complicated love triangle is created because Brian happens to be a Roman Catholic priest and Jake is a rabbi.

Film Details

Also Known As
Au nom d'Anna, Tro, hopp, kärlek
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Romance
Romantic Comedy
Religion
Release Date
2000
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 9m

Synopsis

Best friends since they were kids, Jake Schram and Brian Kilkenny Finn, are single, successful, handsome, and confident young men living on New York's Upper West Side. When Anna Reilly, once their childhood friend and now grown into a beautiful corporate executive, returns to the city, she reenters Jake's and Brian's lives and hearts with a vengeance. Sparks fly and unusual complicated love triangle is created because Brian happens to be a Roman Catholic priest and Jake is a rabbi.

Crew

Tom Adair

Song

G. A. Aguilar

Stunt Coordinator

Gary Ahroni

On-Set Dresser

Bill Almeida

Best Boy

Albertine Anderson

Special Thanks To

Pembrooke Andrews

Assistant Sound Editor

Christopher Aud

Sound Effects Editor

Gary Barber

Executive Producer

Kevin Bartnof

Foley Artist

John M Basile

On-Set Dresser

Dennis Berardi

Visual Effects Supervisor

Elmer Bernstein

Music

Emilie A Bernstein

Original Music

Michael Betzag

Grip

Roger Birnbaum

Executive Producer

Carol Bjornestad

Assistant

Steve Blaho

Grip

Stuart Blumberg

Producer

Stuart Blumberg

Screenplay

Ronald P Botting

Other

Beth Bowling

Casting Associate

Tommy Boyer

Wardrobe Supervisor

Jana Brawley

Special Thanks To

James A Brewer

Assistant Editor

Kenneth J Burke

Best Boy Grip

Ronald J. Burke

Dolly Grip

Sam Burrell

Grip

Robert Byer

Apprentice

Teena Byl

Other

Lorraine Calvert

Assistant Costume Designer

Malcolm Campbell

Editor

Kevin E Carpenter

Rerecording

Mark Carter

Assistant Director

Guillermo Castillo

Song

Victor Cavini

Song Performer

Victor Cavini

Song

Al Cerullo

Helicopter Pilot

Eric Cheripka

Props

Vivian Cherry

Song Performer

Andrew Cheung

Grip

Byron Chrystal

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Matt Chubet

Grip

Charley Cingliano

Foreman

Robin Clark

Song Performer

Raymond Collins

Assistant Camera Operator

Mike Connelly

Driver

Drake Conrad

Rerecording

Blaise Corrigan

Stunt Coordinator

Mark Cotone

Assistant Director

Casey Crabtree

Foley Artist

Jeffrey Cranford

Assistant Sound Editor

Douglas Crosby

Stunts

Ralph Crowley

Electrician

Paul Curtis

Dialogue Editor

Armando Medina D'wolf

Song

Melonie L Daniels

Song Performer

Stephen Lee Davis

Assistant Director

Eva Davy

Other

Peter Decurtis

On-Set Dresser

Victor Denicola

Hair Stylist

Matt Dennis

Song

Francesca Dodd

Adr Editor

Patrick Dodd

Sound Editor

John P Duffell

Technical Advisor

Kathy Durning

Music Editor

Ada Dyer

Song Performer

Jim Edminston

Grip

Kate Edwards

Set Costumer

Edward Fanning

Driver

James Fanning

Transportation Co-Captain

Ken Ferris

Camera Operator

Jonathan Filley

Unit Production Manager

Stephanie Finochio

Stunts

Lisa Fischer

Song Performer

Maurice Fitzgerald

Driver

Mo Flam

Gaffer

Frank Floyd

Song Performer

David Foster

Song

Charles Fox

Song

Raphael M A Frieder

Technical Advisor

Jamie Gallagher

Electrician

Ellen Gannon

Production Coordinator

Terry Garcia

Assistant Sound Editor

Ayana George

Song Performer

Christopher George

Production Assistant

James Geyer

Scenic Artist

Shaun Gilbert

Other

Norman Gimbel

Song

Jeffrey L Glave

Scenic Artist

Jonathan Glickman

Executive Producer

Kevin Golden

Camera

Ruben Gonzalez

Song Performer

Ruben Gonzalez

Song

Eric Gotthelf

Foley Mixer

John Grimolizzi

Foreman

Alicia Haldenwang

Assistant Production Coordinator

Max Harris

Visual Effects

Lisa Hayden

Apprentice

Michael Herbick

Rerecording

Gary Hildebrand

Best Boy

Brent Hirn

Grip

Paul Hogan

Dga Trainee

Roberta Holinko

Assistant Set Decorator

Joel Holland

Video Assist/Playback

Lorris Holland

Song Performer

Deirdre Horgan

Script Supervisor

David L Horton

Foley Editor

David M Horton

Foley Editor

Amanda Hudson

Camera

J Paul Huntsman

Sound Editor

Lisa Jaime

Music Editor

Simon James

Music Contractor

Heather Jennings

Assistant

Roberto Jimenez

Electrician

Ada Johnston

Sound Effects Editor

Enrique Jorrin

Song

Jennifer Josephs

Other

Heather Kane

Assistant Property Master

Michael Kaplan

Costume Designer

Ken Karmen

Music Editor

Avy Kaufman

Casting

Peter Kellert

Song

Joseph W Kelly

Driver

Stuart Kelly

Production Assistant

Cheryl Kilbourne-kimpton

Wardrobe Supervisor

Pat King

Driver

Erik Knight

Art Department Coordinator

Howard W. Koch Jr.

Producer

Richard Kornak

Driver

Paul Kramer

Assistant Location Manager

Robyn L Kreger

Assistant

Francis Leach

Electrician

John Leach

Song Performer

John Leach

Song

Edmund Leahy

Driver

Mike Legum

Production Assistant

Deanna Leslie

Production Assistant

Herb Lieberz

Driver

Robert J Litt

Rerecording

Josh Liveright

Production Assistant

Clay Liversidge

Rigging Gaffer

Andreas Lonardoni

Song

Tommy Louie

Other

Cheryl Lynn

Song Performer

Cheryl Lynn

Song

John F Lyons

Assistant Editor

Todd Macnicholl

Key Grip

Pierre Makhoul

Security

Bobby Mancuso

Assistant Camera Operator

Theresa L Marsh

Accounting Assistant

David Ray Martin

Location Assistant

Brick Mason

Storyboard Artist

Ann Masterson

Makeup

Peter Masterson

Assistant

Paulette Mcwilliams

Song Performer

Anastas Michos

Dp/Cinematographer

Anastas Michos

Director Of Photography

Kiersten Pilar Miller

Production Assistant

Christine Moosher

Assistant Set Decorator

Adam Mulia

Production Assistant

Chris Munyon

Foley Recordist

Tom Nelson

Sound Mixer

Rabbi Hillel Norry

Technical Advisor

Edward Norton

Producer

Nancy Kyong Nugent

Assistant Sound Editor

Jesse Nye

Production Assistant

Edward O'donnell

Transportation Captain

George O'neill

Driver

Rita Ogden

Makeup Artist

Janet Ogletree

Assistant Editor

John Ottesen

Special Effects

David Paich

Song

John Panuccio

Key Rigging Grip

Robert W Parissi

Song

Virginia Patton

Set Costumer

Jacqueline Payne

Hair Stylist

Evan Perrazo

Location Assistant

Wayne Petrocelli

Security

Robert Prate

Grip

Thomas J. Prate

Key Grip

Malcolm Reid

Other

Carlton Ridenhour

Song

Fiffe Rodriguez

Song

Hilda Rodriguez

Special Thanks To

Leslie Rollins

Set Decorator

Daniel Rosenblum

Boom Operator

Lou Rouse

Production Assistant

Patrick Russ

Original Music

Eric Sadler

Song

Peter Salett

Song Performer

Peter Salett

Song

Raymond Samitz

Construction Coordinator

Carlos Santana

Song Performer

Nina Saxon

Main Title Design

Kris Schackman

Production Assistant

Lauri Blaire Schulman

Accountant

Jonathan Schwartz

Production Assistant

Dan Scolnik

Assistant Sound Editor

Patricia Scott

Special Thanks To

Compay Segundo

Song Performer

Film Details

Also Known As
Au nom d'Anna, Tro, hopp, kärlek
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Romance
Romantic Comedy
Religion
Release Date
2000
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 9m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Winner of the Best Screenplay Award at the 2000 Tokyo International Film Festival.

Released in United States Spring April 14, 2000

Released in United States on Video October 17, 2000

Released in United States 2000

Released in United States July 2000

Released in United States September 2000

Shown at Tokyo International Film Festival (in competition) October 28 - November 5, 2000.

Shown at Karlovy Vary International Film Festival July 5-15, 2000.

Shown at Deauville Festival of American Film September 1-10, 2000.

Project previously in development at Columbia Pictures until it was put in turnaround and acquired by Spyglass Entertainment.

Columbia Pictures reportedly paid $650,000 against $1,000,000 for Blumberg's script.

Feature directorial debut for actor Edward Norton.

Completed shooting August 18, 1999.

Began shooting May 24, 1999.

Spyglass Entertainment was formerly Caravan Pictures.

Released in United States Spring April 14, 2000

Released in United States on Video October 17, 2000

Released in United States 2000 (Shown at Tokyo International Film Festival (in competition) October 28 - November 5, 2000.)

Released in United States July 2000 (Shown at Karlovy Vary International Film Festival July 5-15, 2000.)

Released in United States September 2000 (Shown at Deauville Festival of American Film September 1-10, 2000.)