You Don't Mess with the Zohan


1h 53m 2008

Brief Synopsis

Zohan, a top Israeli commando, fakes his own death in order to pursue his dream: becoming a hairstylist in New York. Though he wants to put his life of counter-terrorism behind him, he quickly finds it is not so easy to escape one's roots. As enemies old and new try to take him out, they will all come to learn the same thing: you don't mess with the Zohan.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Action
Release Date
2008
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Releasing
Location
Israel; New York City, New York, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 53m

Synopsis

Zohan, a top Israeli commando, fakes his own death in order to pursue his dream: becoming a hairstylist in New York. Though he wants to put his life of counter-terrorism behind him, he quickly finds that it is not so easy to escape one's roots. As enemies old and new try to take him out, they will all come to learn the same thing: you don't mess with the Zohan.

Crew

Melissa Abad

Visual Effects

Heather Ables

Matte Painter

Bryan Abrams

Song

Coleen Aiello

Accounting Assistant

Erez Aizen

Song

Bruria Albeck

Casting

Jessica Alcorn

Digital Effects Artist

Aleph Aligheri

Coordinator

Eyal Aliman

Song

Suzy Mazzarese Allison

Hair Stylist

Shlomi Alon

Song

Adam Ant

Song

Adam Ant

Song Performer

Bryan Anthony

Choreographer

Chris Antonini

Visual Effects

Judd Apatow

Screenplay

Monica Araiz

Costumer

Camille Argus

Costume Supervisor

Jeff Arndt

Greensman

Brooks Arthur

Music Supervisor

Moshe Ashraf

Song

Haim Asias

Dp/Cinematographer

Haim Asias

Director Of Photography

Haim Asias

Other

Chuck Askerneese

Assistant Property Master

Alan Au

Art Director

John Ballard

Song

Tamara Bally

Production Accountant

Gali Barak

Production Assistant

Michael Barret

Dp/Cinematographer

Michael Barret

Other

Michael Barret

Director Of Photography

Toni Barton

Art Director

Dana Basinger

Software Engineer

Michael Bauman

Chief Lighting Technician

Adrian Belew

Song

Amir Ben Ami

Song

Alessandro Benassi

Song

Tracy Bennett

Photography

John Beran

Key Grip

Jonas Berggren

Song

Barry Bernardi

Executive Producer

Gary Bierend

Special Effects Foreman

Robert Birch

Song

Caroldene Black

Song Performer

Robert A. Blackburn

Construction Coordinator

Perry Andelin Blake

Production Designer

Kirk Bloom

Assistant Camera

Kristine M Bochum

Accounting Assistant

Mike Bonnaud

Chief Lighting Technician

Bryan Bonwell

Music Supervisor

Michael Boonstra

Production Coordinator

Siksit Boonyodom

Rotoscope Animator

Alan Boucek

Digital Effects Artist

Patsy L Bouge

Post-Production Supervisor

Gary Bourgeois

Sound Mixer

Daniel Boxer

Property Master

Kirstin Bradfield

Digital Effects Artist

Michael W Brennan

Lighting Technician

Adam Brightman

Production Supervisor

James Brown

Song

Leslie K Brown

Costumer

Daniel Browning

Stunts

Carol Brzezinski

Post-Production Supervisor

Roy Budd

Song

Dj Mr C

Song Performer

Daniela Calafatello

Character Animation

Mark Calderon

Song

Toy Caldwell

Song

John Callis

Song

Owen Calouro

Digital Effects Artist

Anita Cannella

Foley Artist

Mariah Carey

Song Performer

Mariah Carey

Other

Mariah Carey

Song

Tom Carson

Production Coordinator

Andrew Casey

Camera Operator

Harry Wayne Casey

Song

Jerry Castro

Visual Effects Editor

Thomas Causey

Sound Mixer

Mary Cavett

Assistant

Sanjay Chand

Digital Effects Artist

Alex Chansky

Stunts

Kate Chase

Location Manager

Fiona Chilton

Visual Effects Producer

Willie Clarke

Song

Jerry Cohen

Song

Iram Collantes

Unit Production Manager

John Collins

Art Director

Gil Combs

Stunts

Carol Connors

Song

Bill Conti

Song

Vincent Correa

Song

Tom Costain

Editor

Joe D'amato

Software Engineer

Sarah Dallin

Song

Paul Darnell

Stunts

Aldrin Davis

Song

Victor De Nicola

Hair

Robert Deboer

Song

Douglas A Degrazzio

Film Lab

Thomas Dequincey

Song

Sean Devine

Dolly Grip

David Diano

Camera Operator

Michael Dilbeck

Music Supervisor

James Donaruma

Assistant

Warren Drummond

Storyboard Artist

Stephanie Dube

Matte Painter

Corina Duran

Makeup Artist

Amit Duvdevani

Song

Brad Edmiston

Assistant Camera

Eek-a-mouse

Song Performer

Paul Eliopoulos

Stunts

William Eliscu

Graphic Designer

Nino Ellington

Software Engineer

Jann Engel

Set Designer

Vicki Engel

Visual Effects

Glen Engels

Best Boy Grip

Nathan Fariss

Digital Effects Artist

Michael Farley

Rotoscope Animator

Russell Farmarco

Supervising Sound Editor

Sylvia Fay

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Robert Fechtman

Set Designer

Craig Fikse

Camera Operator

Richard Finch

Song

Jordanna Fineberg

Key Costumer

Arin Finger

Visual Effects Producer

Steve Finley

Stunts

Sarah Halley Finn

Casting Director

Edward Flotard

Transportation Captain

Josh Flowers-pasquith

Production Assistant

Alessandro Franchi

Song

Robert S Frank

Location Manager

Chris Frantz

Song

Kathleen Freeman-smith

Makeup Artist

Leigh French

Sound

Kevin Frost

Song

Raul Garcia

Location Manager

Diego Garzon

Digital Effects Artist

J.j. George

Music Editor

Maxine Gervais

Colorist

Jack Giarraputo

Producer

Greg Gibson

Software Engineer

Robert Ginyard

Song

David Gladstein

Software Engineer

Marc Glassman

Sound Effects Editor

Ziv Goland

Song

Lisa Goldberg

Visual Effects Producer

Eduardo Felipe Gomez

Makeup Artist

Jong Soo Goo

Rotoscope Animator

Alexander Gorodetsky

Scenic Artist

Anthony Grace

Song

Kevin Grady

Coproducer

Rich Grande

Digital Effects Artist

Christopher B Green

Assistant Camera

Rupert Gregson-williams

Music Composer

Timothy Gross

Software Engineer

Stuart Grusin

Music Editor

Richard Guinness

Key Grip

Carlos Gutierrez

Set Decorator

Dave Hall

Song

Nicholas Hallam

Song

Betsy Hammer

Music Supervisor

Heather Han

Rotoscope Animator

Matt Hanson

Assistant Sound Editor

Yair Cohen Harounoff

Song

Lori D Harris

Costumer

John Hartigan

Special Effects Coordinator

Avi Harush

Song

Meir Hasbani

Stunts

Jamar Hawkins

Production Assistant

Gisela Hermeling

Visual Effects

Daniel Hernandez

Stunts

Michael Hertlein

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Randi Hiller

Casting Director

Marc Hillygus

Assistant Camera

Joel Holland

Video Assist/Playback

Kevin Iching Hong

Digital Effects Artist

Sunghwan Hong

Rotoscope Animator

Ryan Howell

Software Engineer

Bill K. Hoyt

Painter

Angela Hunte

Song Performer

Angela Hunte

Song

Tamara Hunter

Casting Associate

Sam Hutchins

Location Manager

Michael Hutchinson

Visual Effects Editor

Joseph Hylton

Song

Dana International

Song Performer

Francisco Jaimes

Assistant Camera

Rick James

Song

Edwina Jamieson

Software Engineer

Joe Janusek

Key Grip

John Janusek

Key Grip

Taylor Jenkins

Casting Assistant

Abel Jimenez

Assistant Director

Crystal Johnson

Song

Tish Johnson

Production Accountant

Tina Jones

Assistant

Etterlene Jordan

Song

Gustavo Juarez

Assistant Camera

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Action
Release Date
2008
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Releasing
Location
Israel; New York City, New York, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 53m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Summer June 6, 2008

Released in United States on Video October 7, 2008

Previously in development at Revolution Studios.

Released in United States Summer June 6, 2008

Released in United States on Video October 7, 2008