King Of The Gypsies


1h 52m 1978

Brief Synopsis

On his deathbed, the head of a New York tribe of gypsies passes the mantle to his grandson, Dave. Angry at being passed over for control of the tribe, Dave's father Groffo begins plotting his son's death.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Release Date
1978

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color (Technicolor)

Synopsis

On his deathbed, the head of a New York tribe of gypsies passes the mantle to his grandson, Dave. Angry at being passed over for control of the tribe, Dave's father Groffo begins plotting his son's death.

Crew

Julie Arenal

Choreographer

John Boyt

Assistant

Edward Brennan

Wardrobe

Nicholas Brodszky

Song

Sammy Cahn

Theme Lyrics

Gene Callahan

Production Designer

John Carlini

Music Arranger

John Carlini

Music Conductor

John Carlini

Music

Fred Caruso

Executive Producer

Kay Chapin

Script Supervisor

Eddie Coyne

Consultant

Susan Danzig

Production Coordinator

Yvonne David

Wardrobe

Dino De Laurentiis

Producer

Federico De Laurentiis

Producer

Giannetto De Rossi

Makeup

Mirella Sforza Derossi

Hair

John Destefano

Production Assistant

Edward Drohan

Special Effects

Robert Drumheller

Set Decorator

Laurie B Eichengreen

Assistant Director

Sylvia Fay

Casting

James Finnerty

Key Grip

Carl Fullerton

Makeup

Rick Galaher

Song

Edward Garzero

Scenic Artist

James Giblin

Transportation Captain

John Godfrey

Set Decorator

Sam Goldrich

Production Auditor

Robert Greene

Photography

Bruce Greenfield

Dga Trainee

Robert Grimaldi

Hair

David Grisman

Music

Anna Gross

Associate Producer

Kenneth Hall

Music Editor

Jimmie Haskell

Music Arranger

Jimmie Haskell

Music

Jimmie Haskell

Music Conductor

Paul Hirsch

Editor

A. Kitman Ho

Location Manager

Alan Hopkins

Assistant Director

Mentor Huebner

Production

Maria Iano

Assistant Editor

Robert Jason

Song Performer

Anna Hill Johnstone

Costumes

Barbara Jerri King

Casting

Deborah Kocourek

Production Auditor

Edward Lachman

Director Of Photography

Arthur Leigh

Music Editor

Lars Looschen

Photography

Peter Maas

Book As Source Material

Dennis Maitland

Sound

Pamela Malouf

Assistant Editor

Sal Martorano

Best Boy

Kyle Mccarthy

Production Assistant

Edward Merrifield

Other

Willie Meyerhoff

Gaffer

Jay Moore

Art Director

George Newman

Wardrobe

Sven Nykvist

Director Of Photography

Anne Kingman Page

Assistant

Bruce Patterson

Production Assistant

Frank R. Pierson

Screenplay

Peter Puleston

Location Coordinator

Marilyn Putnam

Wardrobe

Carlos Quiles

Carpenter

Scott Rudin

Casting

Tibor Sands

Assistant Camera Operator

Fred Schuler

Camera Operator

Steve Shahol

Consultant

Margery Simkin

Casting

Lynn Smith

Researcher

Theodore Soderberg

Sound

John Starke

Unit Production Manager

David Streit

Location Manager

Ross Taylor

Sound Effects Editor

Joel Thurm

Casting

Patrizia Von Brandenstein

Researcher

Allen Weisinger

Makeup

Paul Wells

Sound

Glenn Wilder

Stunt Coordinator

Douglas O. Williams

Sound

Joseph P Williams

Grip

Bill Wolf

Music Supervisor

Jack Woods

Dialogue Editor

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Release Date
1978

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color (Technicolor)

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1978

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1978