Blue Tiger


1h 27m 1994

Brief Synopsis

After losing her son in a bloody Yakuza hit, a young mother slowly disintegrates into madness, but her recovery is triggered by the memory of one detail that distinguished her son's killer -- an elaborate tattoo of a blue tiger. She begins her own investigation and soon finds herself caught in the c

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1994
Production Company
All Payments Services; Bts Payroll Services; Clairmont Camera, Inc.; Denmead Marketing; First Charter Bank; First Look Pictures; Fotokem Film & Video; HBO Network- Home Box Office; Hbo Entertainment; Hollywood Camera Cars; Howard Anderson Company; Larry Fioritto'S Special Effects Services; Magic Films & Video Works; Melrose Title And Optical Effects; Neo Motion Pictures; Oz Company (Japan); Ozla Pictures Inc.; Rhh/ Albert G Ruben & Company; Silver Screen Catering; Sound Trax Studios; Star Casting Service
Distribution Company
Overseas Filmgroup; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment; Toei Video Company
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 27m

Synopsis

After losing her son in a bloody Yakuza hit, a young mother slowly disintegrates into madness, but her recovery is triggered by the memory of one detail that distinguished her son's killer -- an elaborate tattoo of a blue tiger. She begins her own investigation and soon finds herself caught in the crossfire of a mob battle for control of a Southern California business operation.

Crew

John L Anderson

Rerecording

Greg Back

Sound Editor

Michael P Bacon

Special Makeup Effects

Lisa Bankert

Casting Associate

Keith Barefoot

Lighting Technician

Steve Belgard

Unit Publicist

Donna Beltz

Sound Editor

Caesar Bijou

Construction Coordinator

Thomas Boguski

Production Coordinator

W. K. Border

Executive Producer

Bernard Boudreau

Photography

Dan Bradley

Stunt Coordinator

Lisa Buono

Hair Stylist

Lisa Buono

Makeup Artist

Nina Canal

Scenic Artist

Markus Canter

Production Designer

Peter Carnahan

Property Master

Michael Cedar

Assistant Director

Dominick L Clark

Location Manager

Mark S Constance

Assistant Director

Adam Coon

Production Assistant

Chris Culliton

Electrician

June Czerwinski

Costume Designer

Brendan B Dawson

Transportation Coordinator

Steve Delollis

Special Effects

David Driver

Grip

Bob Enriquez

Production Accountant

Blake T. Evans

Director Of Photography (2nd Unit) (Photography)

Bryan Felty

Assistant Art Director

Kenn Ferro

Steadicam Operator

Jeffery Fisher

Assistant Property Master

Philip Fracassi

On-Set Dresser

Marianne Franco

Electrician

Leigh French

Voice Casting

Jorge Fuentes

Visual Effects

Rhys Fuller

Song

Nan Garcia-wood

Script Supervisor

Jennifer Getzinger

Script Supervisor

Eddie Gilroy

Rerecording

Bryan Gladstone

Foley Mixer

Larry Goeb

Sound Editor

George Groves

Rerecording

Sean T Hanham

Grip

Scott Hankins

Costume Supervisor

Greg Hewett

Key Grip

Robin Hewitt

Production Accountant

Jeremy Hoenack

Sound Editor

Takashige Ichise

From Story

Takashige Ichise

Executive Producer

Judi Jensen

Costume Supervisor

Jeanne Joe

Production Coordinator

Tucker Johnston

Property Master

Martin Kitrosser

Script Supervisor

Jerry L Knight

Transportation Coordinator

Aki Komine

Producer

Tatsuya Kunimatsu

Production Consultant

Silvi Labrador

Makeup Assistant

Silvi Labrador

Hair Assistant

Lincoln Lageson

Assistant Director

Mike Leahy

Producer

Bill Leeb

Song

Rose Librizzi

Makeup

Rose Librizzi

Hair

Laurence Manly

Assistant Camera Operator

Todd Masters

Makeup

Bruce Mattox

Special Effects

Richard Maxey

Dolly Grip

George Maxwell

Electrician

George Maxwell

Electrician

Raquel Caballes Maxwell

Production Manager

Raquel Caballes Maxwell

Post-Production Supervisor

Edward Mazurek

Location Manager

Anthony T O Mazzola

Transportation Captain

Louis Shaw Milito

Assistant Director

Ray Morfino

Color Timer

Josh Mott

Craft Service

Nicholas K Nicholsky

Dolly Grip

Neal Noonan

Production Accountant

Brett O'mara

Scenic Artist

Alicja E Oleszczuk

Associate Producer

Carlo Ontal

Photography

Nikki Parker

Publicity

John Paskiewicz

Camera Operator

Michael Payne

Sound Editor

Joann Perritano

Unit Production Manager

Don Phillips

Casting

Don Phillips

Co-Producer

Anthony Rivero Stabley

Art Director

Anthony Rivero Stabley

Visual Effects

Caroline Ross

Editor

Jason Rothkowitz

Camera

Mike Saad

Assistant Camera Operator

Mike Saad

Camera

Nick Tetsuya Sakagami

Production Associate

Miguel Angel Sanchez

Electrician

Mary Santiago

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Larry Scharf

Sound Mixer

Paul Schmidt

Assistant Camera Operator

Ronald J Schmidt

Assistant Production Coordinator

Mark Shelton

Director Of Photography (Miniature Explosion Unit)

Kathryn Shenanek

Costume Designer

Barnaby Shepherd

Boom Operator

Ian Slater

Assistant Editor

David Slodki

Electrician

Neil Smith

Pyrotechnics

Joel Soisson

Executive Producer

Joel Soisson

Screenwriter

Laurant Soriano

Assistant Camera Operator

Debbie Starkman

Foley Artist

Joel Steiner

Supervisor

Sabrina Stephenson

Sound Editor

David Taylor

Assistant Camera Operator

Etienne Terblanche

Assistant Camera Operator

Gretchen Thona

Foley Artist

Jim Towler

Scenic Artist

Chris Trillo

Best Boy

Chris Walling

Director Of Photography

Thomas White

Adr Mixer

David C. Williams

Original Music

David C. Williams

Music

Dan Winthrop

Visual Effects

Joseph Zappala

Sound Designer

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1994
Production Company
All Payments Services; Bts Payroll Services; Clairmont Camera, Inc.; Denmead Marketing; First Charter Bank; First Look Pictures; Fotokem Film & Video; HBO Network- Home Box Office; Hbo Entertainment; Hollywood Camera Cars; Howard Anderson Company; Larry Fioritto'S Special Effects Services; Magic Films & Video Works; Melrose Title And Optical Effects; Neo Motion Pictures; Oz Company (Japan); Ozla Pictures Inc.; Rhh/ Albert G Ruben & Company; Silver Screen Catering; Sound Trax Studios; Star Casting Service
Distribution Company
Overseas Filmgroup; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment; Toei Video Company
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 27m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States December 1, 1994

Aired in United States May 1994

Released in United States on Video February 28, 1995

Shown at Cannes Film Festival (market) May 12-23, 1994.

Estimated budget: $4,000,000

Began shooting July 6, 1993.

Completed shooting August 4, 1993.

First Look Pictures is a division of Overseas Film Group.