Bob Roberts


1h 45m 1992

Brief Synopsis

Story about the cultural hysteria surrounding a right-wing folk-singer-turned-politician who runs for the Senate in Pennsylvania. Ultimately, his campaign is tarnished by reports of corruption.

Film Details

Also Known As
Ciudadano Bob Roberts
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1992
Production Company
Kevin O'Shea
Distribution Company
MIRAMAX/PARAMOUNT PICTURES
Location
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 45m

Synopsis

Story about the cultural hysteria surrounding a right-wing folk-singer-turned-politician who runs for the Senate in Pennsylvania. Ultimately, his campaign is tarnished by reports of corruption.

Crew

Douglas Aibel

Casting

John Alagna

Titles And Opticals

Robert Altman

Special Thanks To

Bob Applebaum

Other

Scott Balcerek

Assistant Production Coordinator

Steidi Balzer

Visual Effects

Jennifer Baum

On-Set Dresser

Sherry Baumgart

Production Auditor

Billy Baxter

Transportation Captain

Jeffrey Becer

On-Set Dresser

Frank Bednash

Special Thanks To

Jeff Berg

Special Thanks To

Robin Beruh

Casting Associate

Tim Bevan

Executive Producer

Virginia Biddle

Post-Production Assistant

James Bigwood

Production Manager

James Bigwood

Associate Producer

Jack Black

Music

Boaty Boatwright

Special Thanks To

Rose Bologa

Hair Stylist

Linda Boykin-williams

Hair

Graham Bradstreet

Other

Charlee Brodsky

Photography

Brian Brophy

Special Thanks To

Amy Brourman

Other

Timothy Bubolz

Driver

Edward Buerkle

Production Assistant

Matt Bulvony

Photography

Robert Buncher

Carpenter

Mary Buri

On-Set Dresser

Sarah Jackson Burt

On-Set Dresser

John N Butler

On-Set Dresser

Nancy Cabrera

Foley

Chris Call

Property Master

Brian Campbell

Video

David Richard Campbell

Song Performer

Linda Carola

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Jim Carver

Photography

Stephen Castellano

Special Thanks To

Stephen Castellano

Other

George Cawthorne

Other

Michael Cerone

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Bob Chefalis

Other

Dennis Childers

Song Performer

Monte Cholmeley-jones

Wardrobe Assistant

Lisa Zeno Churgin

Editor

Laura Civiello

Sound Editor

Rein Clabbers

Grip

Andrew Cockburn

Special Thanks To

Sam Cohn

Special Thanks To

Diane Collins

Wardrobe Supervisor

Mick Cooper

Other

Heather Cox

Photography

Gerard Cronin

Other

Robert Curran

Special Thanks To

Merrilee Dale

Production Auditor

Warren Davidson

Song Performer

Steve Day

Assistant Director

Rick Dior

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Fred Donatelli

Assistant Director

Todd A Dos Reis

Assistant Camera Operator

Doug Durose

Production Assistant

David G Edward

Lighting

Jim Emswiller

Video

Peter Farquar

Other

Stephen Fazio

Driver

James Flatto

Music

Erin Folsey

Wardrobe Assistant

Jeff Frickman

Music

Francis E Gagliano

Grip

Rico Gagliano

Production Assistant

Thomas Garrigan

Assistant Property Master

Christine Gazzo

Driver

Mark Ginsberg

Color Timer

Craig B Glaser

On-Set Dresser

Elaine Goldsmith-thomas

Special Thanks To

Jody Gottlieb

Special Thanks To

Sevket Gozalan

Special Thanks To

Harry Greenberger

Electrician

John Gresko

Production Assistant

John Gresko

Craft Service

Amy L Grove

Assistant Location Manager

Marshall Grupp

Sound Editor

Mahon & Company Ltd Guinness

Consultant

Nora Guthrie

Special Thanks To

Woody Guthrie

Song

Woody Guthrie

Special Thanks To

Woody Guthrie

Song Performer

John Hagen

Song Performer

Peter Halbert

Boom Operator

Stephen Halbert

Sound Mixer

Angela Hall

Music

Angela Hall

Song Performer

Brian Lee Haughin

Electrician

John Head

Special Thanks To

Craig Hicks

Craft Service

Richard Hoover

Production Designer

Shelly Houis

Special Thanks To

Amy Hughes

Production Assistant

Gwynne Hunter

Special Thanks To

Keith A Jackson

Production Assistant

Mark R Jackson

Assistant Camera Operator

Scott Jackson

Music

Joseph R Jobe

Assistant Camera Operator

Mark Johnson

Production

Craig Jones

Production Assistant

Gregory Jones

On-Set Dresser

Sam Jones

Photography

Jeannee Josefczyk

Makeup Artist

Alexander Julian

Special Thanks To

Brian Kasch

Set Decorator

Den Kellers

Carpenter

Kenneth Kellers

On-Set Dresser

Bridget Kelly

Costume Designer

Canice Kennedy

Location Casting

Rachel Kick

Hair

William Kidd

Driver

Gail Kirn

Driver

Paul Kocela

Assistant Camera Operator

Akiva Kohane

Sound

Gary Kosko

Art Director

Lisa Kruczek

On-Set Dresser

Michael Kuhn

Special Thanks To

Eriq La Salle

Special Thanks To

Michael Landsberg

Dolly Grip

Dave Langley

On-Set Dresser

Clare Larson

Assistant Editor

Susan Lazarus

Post-Production Supervisor

Charles Leavitt

Other

Adam Leong

Lighting

Jean Lepine

Director Of Photography

Beth Levine

Wardrobe

Hal Levinsohn

Adr Editor

Barry Levinson

Production

Louis Licari

Special Thanks To

Doug Livingston

Song Performer

Lyle Lovett

Special Thanks To

Christopher Lugar

Electrician

Steve Mangel

Special Thanks To

Ira Richard Manhoff

Assistant Sound Editor

Karen Marks

Production Assistant

Tom San Martin

Other

Judy Matthews

Location Manager

W Russell Mccormack

Best Boy

John Lindsey Mccormick

Art Department Coordinator

Kathleen Mckernin

Storyboard Artist

Stephanie Jo Meckler

Special Thanks To

Maria L Melograne

Assistant Director

Lorne Michaels

Special Thanks To

Barbara R Miller

Production Auditor

Linda H Miller

Production Auditor

Ann Moore

Post-Production Assistant

Jane Moore

Special Thanks To

Marjorie Moore

Special Thanks To

Norbert Moss

Driver

Branka Mrkic-tana

Sound Editor

Chris Muchow

Production Assistant

Don Muchow

Gaffer

Patrick Mullins

Music Editor

Forrest Murray

Producer

Paula Muzic

Special Thanks To

Clifford Myers

Sound

J R Myers

Sound

Laila Nabulsi

Special Thanks To

Eileen Nelson

Adr

Howard Neustadt

Projectionist

Allan Nicholls

Associate Producer

Novi Novog

Song Performer

Novi Novog

Other

Nellie Nugiel

Special Thanks To

Kevin O'shea

Production Insurance

Dudley Oakes

Special Thanks To

Walt Oggier

Other

Bob Olari

Adr

Kitty Olisky

Production Coordinator

Mark Patterson

Editor

Joseph Pelle

Key Grip

Frank Perez

Grip

Dom Perignon

Special Thanks To

Sandy Perlmutter

Other

Sharyn Pierson

Hair

Ethan Prochnik

Post-Production Assistant

Peter Raleigh

Special Thanks To

Rick Raphael

Steadicam Operator

James W Recker

Other

Julie Marie Remele

Electrician

Kathy Richards

Photography

Larry Richmond

Special Thanks To

Malcolm Ritchie

Special Thanks To

Thomas A Ritchotte

Wardrobe Assistant

Chelsea Robbins

Special Thanks To

David Robbins

Song

David Robbins

Music Composer

David Robbins

Music

Gabrielle Robbins

Song Performer

Gil Robbins

Consultant

Gil Robbins

Song Performer

Gil Robbins

Dialogue Coach

Mary Robbins

Special Thanks To

Thiery Robbins

Special Thanks To

Film Details

Also Known As
Ciudadano Bob Roberts
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1992
Production Company
Kevin O'Shea
Distribution Company
MIRAMAX/PARAMOUNT PICTURES
Location
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 45m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Summer September 4, 1992

Wide Release in United States September 25, 1992

Released in United States on Video April 28, 1993

Released in United States on Video August 28, 1993

Released in United States 1992

Shown at Tokyo International Film Festival (Young Cinema Competition) September 25 - October 4, 1992.

Directorial debut for actor Tim Robbins.

Co-distributed in North America by Paramount Pictures and Miramax Films.

Completed shooting December 10, 1991.

Began shooting November 4, 1991.

Release expanded in USA September 11, 1992.

Released in United States Summer September 4, 1992

Wide Release in United States September 25, 1992

Released in United States on Video April 28, 1993

Released in United States on Video August 28, 1993

Released in United States 1992 (Shown at Tokyo International Film Festival (Young Cinema Competition) September 25 - October 4, 1992.)

Released in United States 1992 (Shown at AFI/Los Angeles International Film Festival (Middle Gala) June 18 - July 2, 1992.)

Nominated by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for a Golden Globe (1992) award for best actor -- musical or comedy (Tim Robbins).