The Big Easy


1h 41m 1986

Film Details

Also Known As
Big Easy, Big Easy - Brottsplats New Orleans
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Crime
Drama
Romance
Thriller
Release Date
1986
Production Company
Douglas Axtell; Joel Shryack; Kings Road Entertainment; Louisiana Office Of Entertainment Industry Development, Film Division; Panavision, Ltd.; Segue Music Inc
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Releasing; HBO Home Video; Iberoamericana; Itc Entertainment Group; Kings Road Entertainment; Recorded Releasing Company; Sony Pictures Releasing
Location
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 41m

Synopsis

Crew

Nathan Abshire

Song ("Pine Grove Blues")

Peter Afterman

Music Supervisor

Charlotte Alison

Production Assistant

Enid Arias

Hairstyles

Roger Armstrong

Unit Publicist

Tim Arnoult

Swing Gang

Edwin C Atkins

Location Manager

Douglas Axtell

Cable Operator

Dewey Balfa

Song ("Valse De Balfa")

Dewey Balfa

Song Performer ("Valse De Balfa" "Pine Grove Blues" "You Used To Call Me")

Jack Baran

Associate Producer

Jim Barth

Construction Foreman

Robert Bass

Electrician

Alfonso Beato

Director Of Photography

Alfonso Beato

Dp/Cinematographer

John Beauvais

Other

Fran Beirs

Other

Beth Bergeron

Sound Editor

George Berndt

Sound Editor

Gary Bourgeois

Dialogue Mixer

Benita Brazier

Script Supervisor

C Breaux

Song ("Buck'S Nouvelle Jole Blon")

John C Broderick

Unit Production Manager

Neil Brody

Music Mixer

Jophery Brown

Stunts

Kendra E Bruno

Assistance (President-Dixie Brewing Company)

Sal Camacho

2nd Assistant Camera

Chris Carpenter

Sound Effects Mixer

Phillip V Caruso

Stills

Richard Castleman

Assistance (Movie Coordinator)

Paul Chadwick

Storyboard Artist

Clifton Chenier

Song ("You Used To Call Me")

Virginia A Cook

Sound Editor

Dennis Curren

Location Consultant

Diamond G Davis

Song ("Tell It Like It Is")

Rudy Dillon

Costumer

Dody Dorn

Sound Editor

Michael Doucet

Song ("Zydeco Gris Gris")

Phil Downey

Color Timer

Dennis Drummond

Sound Editor

Daniel Dugan

2nd Assistant Director

S Dural

Song Arranger ("Buck'S Nouvelle Jole Blon")

Marlo Dwyer

Casting (Louisiana)

Kymberly Edwards

Production Accountant Assistant

Mort Engelberg

Executive Producer

Diamond Farnsworth

Stunt Coordinator

Brad Fiedel

Music

Lisa Fischer

Set Decorator

Francine Flemming

Costumer Assistant

Douglas Fox

Property Master

Linda Franklin

Stunts

Darrell J Frey

Assistant (To Dennis Quaid)

Stephen J Friedman

Producer

Ann Frisbee

Post-Production Supervisor

Robert "rock" Galotti

Property Master Assistant

Charles Gandolfo

Assistance (Curator)

Tina Garmaise

Property Master Assistant

Jaffrey Gatto

Craft Service

Claude Geter

Song Arranger ("Saviour, Pass Me Not")

Joan Giammarco

Sound Editor

Tina Girouard

Choreography

Mia Goldman

Editor

Robert Grieve

Sound Editor

Tim Guyer

Title Design

Melis Gyorgy

Song Performer ("Manon Lescaut")

Edwin Hampton

Marching Band Director (St Augustine'S Marching Hundred)

Ted Hauser

1st Assistant Camera

Barbara Hawkins

Song ("Iko Iko")

Rosa Hawkins

Song ("Iko Iko")

Patricia Head Jd

Technical Advisor

Ken Heeley-ray

Sound Editor

Marlo Hellerstein

Transportation Captain

Wilt Henderson

Assistant Editor

Danella Hero

Accounting Assistant

John Hoeren

1st Assistant Editor

Jack Hooper

Negative Cutter

Joan Johnson

Song ("Iko Iko")

Robert Johnston

Location Manager Assistant

Joe Jones

Song ("Iko Iko")

Marilyn Jones

Song ("Iko Iko")

Sharon Jones

Song ("Iko Iko")

Inspector John Kane S.f.p.d.

Production Assistant

Steve Kelso

Stunts

Jono Kouzouyan

Gaffer

Gregory C Landerer

Special Effects Coordinator

Dickie Landry

Assistance

Rick Landry

Location Paymaster

Walt Larue

Stunts

Julius Leflore

Stunts

Bela Lehoczky

Grip

Michael Levine

Camera Operator

Kool Lusby

Production Coordinator

Ian Lynch

2nd Assistant Camera

Patricia Madiedo

Other

David Marder

Transportation Coordinator

Tara Martin

Production Assistant

Patrick Mcguire

Swing Gang

Marcus Mcwaters

Production Assistant

Petrushka Mierzwa

Boom Operator

Elizabeth Miller

Standin

Ernest Morial

Assistance (New Orleans Mayor)

Dan Munson

Stunts

John Murray

Sound Editor Assistant

Judy K Nelson

Swing Gang

Robert A Nelson

Grip

Aaron Neville

Song Performer ("Tell It Like It Is")

Jeannine Oppewall

Production Designer

F Stanley Pearse Jr.

Assistant (To Ellen Barkin)

Daniel Petrie

Screenwriter

John Pierce

Electrician

Charles Plauche

Standin

David C. Potter

Set Dresser

Giacomo Puccini

Music ("Manon Lescaut")

Julie Purcell

Makeup

Will Purcell

Special Effects Coordinator

Dennis Quaid

Song Performer ("Closer To You" "You Used To Call Me")

Dennis Quaid

Song ("Closer To You")

Chip Radaelli

Construction Coordinator

Detective Michael J Rice

Technical Advisor

Zachary Richard

Song Arranger ("Colinda")

Zachary Richard

Song Performer

Dion Richardson

Swing Gang

Christy Richmond

Assistant Editor

Henry Rob

Song ("Tipitina")

David Rubin

Casting Director

Mildred Schluter

Other

Joanne Schmidt

Editorial Assistant

Michael Schroeder

1st Assistant Director

Phil Seifert

Assistance (Louisiana State Film Commission Director)

Alexander Sens

Transportation Captain (New Orleans)

Joel Shryack

Cable Operator

Terrance Simien

Song Performer ("For Your Love I Would Pay Any Price")

Terrance Simien

Music ("Closer To You")

Terrance Simien

Songs ("For Your Love I Would Pay Any Price" "Oh, Yeh, Yai" "My Good Friend Is Gone")

Jonathan Smart

Production Assistant

Huey Piano Smith

Song

Huey Piano Smith

Song Performer ("Don'T You Just Know It" "Fore Day In The Morning")

Michael L Smith

Electrician

Michael Smith

Assistance

Elliott Snellings

Assistance

Wayne Softley

Craft Service

Susan Spaid

Makeup Assistant

Susan Spaid

Hairstyles Assistant

Cheryl Starbuck

Production Assistant

Richard Stone

Music Editor Supervisor

Tony Tagliere

Associate Producer

Keith A Talley

Grip

Allen E Taylor

Production Accountant

Jessie Thomas

Song ("Iko Iko")

Carl Thompson

Transportation Co-Captain

Tracy Tynan

Costume Designer

Mark F. Ulano

Sound Recording Mixer

Mike Uva

Bestboy

Buddy Van Horn

Stunts

Andrew Varela

Production Placement

John Vitale

Stunts

Grady Walker

Stunts

Greg Walker

Stunts

Rock Walker

Stunts

Richard Wester

Production Assistant

Linda Whittlesey

Sound Editor

Bradley Wood

Grip

Doug Wood

Key Grip

Juan Woodfork

Assistance (Chief Of Police-New Orleans)

Nicholas Woodring

Electrician

Jack Yanekian

Bestboy

Film Details

Also Known As
Big Easy, Big Easy - Brottsplats New Orleans
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Crime
Drama
Romance
Thriller
Release Date
1986
Production Company
Douglas Axtell; Joel Shryack; Kings Road Entertainment; Louisiana Office Of Entertainment Industry Development, Film Division; Panavision, Ltd.; Segue Music Inc
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Releasing; HBO Home Video; Iberoamericana; Itc Entertainment Group; Kings Road Entertainment; Recorded Releasing Company; Sony Pictures Releasing
Location
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 41m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States November 27, 1986

Released in United States on Video February 1988

Released in United States Summer August 21, 1987

Shown at Rio de Janeiro Film Festival November 27, 1986.

Began shooting November 11, 1985.

Released in United States on Video February 1988

Released in United States Summer August 21, 1987

Released in United States November 27, 1986 (Shown at Rio de Janeiro Film Festival November 27, 1986.)