Miracle at St. Anna


2h 40m 2008

Brief Synopsis

The story of four African-American soldiers who are members of the U.S. Army as part of the all-black 92nd Buffalo Soldier Division stationed in Tuscany, Italy, during World War II. They experience the tragedy and triumph of the war as they find themselves trapped behind enemy lines and separated f

Film Details

Also Known As
Miracle at Saint Anna, Miracolo a Sant'Anna, Miraklet vid St. Anna
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Action
Adaptation
Crime
Drama
Historical
Period
War
Release Date
2008
Production Company
Luciano Parisi
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Tuscany, Italy

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 40m

Synopsis

The story of four African-American soldiers who are members of the U.S. Army as part of the all-black 92nd Buffalo Soldier Division stationed in Tuscany, Italy, during World War II. They experience the tragedy and triumph of the war as they find themselves trapped behind enemy lines and separated from their unit after one of them risks his life to save an Italian boy.

Cast

Hans Schoeber

Timo Jacobs

Earl Kalon Jackson

Walton Goggins

Christian Berkel

Sascha Alex Heymans

Giancarlo Carbonaro

Lead Man

John Hawkes

Karim French

Leland Gantt

Derek Luke

Chris Nelson

Lead Man

Torsten Knippertz

Luigi Lo Cascio

Stephen Monroe Taylor

Robin Alexander Michel

Leonardo Borzonasca

Jonathan Robinson

Adrian Zwicker

De'adre Aziza

Axel Schumacher

Agnese Nano

Waldemar Kobus

Federigo Ceci

Usman Sharif

Tibor Taylor

Niklas Bardeli

André Holland

John Leguizamo

Yarc Lewinson

Deantre Williams

Joe Chrest

Laz Alonso

Tim Eberts

Max Malatesta

Tracy Mazyck

Scotty Morris

Lead Man

Rebecca Naomi Jones

Peter Kybart

Dexter M Pitts

Parrish J Mclean

Jimmie Pinckney

Pierfrancesco Favino

Jan Pohl

Lydia Biondi

John Turturro

Bradley Williams

Shawn Luckey

Ralph Palka

Tobias Oliver Riefer

Lionel Cineas

Michele De Virgilio

Tom Sommerlatte

Siegfried Kautz

Matt Carroll

Giovanni Zigliotto

Thomas Maximilian Held

Kesia Elwin

Dieter Riesle

Livia Taruffi

Arne Axel-georg Burchard

Matteo Bonetti

Theron Smith

Zay Smith

Omari Hardwick

Massimo De Santis

Valentina Cervi

Robert John Burke

Nicholas Thompson

Bastian Zessner

Florian Kaufmann

Sebastian Koslowski

Chiara Francini

Omar Benson Miller

Giulia Weber

Sergio Albelli

Rene' Carsten Wedeward

Al Palagonia

Marcia Jean Kurtz

Michael Dendekker

Curt Lowens

Laila Petrone

Adrian Washington

Fabio Marconi

Lead Man

Kerry Washington

Richard Ward

Elijah Moreland

Sean Ryal

Oliver Korittke

Eugene Brell

Matteo Sciabordi

Kai Meyer

Cedric Roland Ido

Bryant Pearson

Claudius R.von Stolzmann

Lemon Andersen

Doug M. Griffin

Malcolm Goodwin

Peter Frechette

Adrain Washington

Giselda Volodi

Hassan Manning

Joseph John Florio

Rodney Jackson

Omero Antonutti

Tory Kittles

Alexander Brathwaite

Robert Heinle

Ronald Wimberly

Michael Ealy

Dirk Walter Sikorski

Christopher Greene

Massimo Sarchielli

Lukas Martin Weiss

Daniel Peter Paul Komma

Lars Gerhard

Ezra Mabengeza

Michael K. Williams

Joseph Gordon-levitt

Alexandra Maria Lara

D.b. Sweeney

Cerrone May

Logan Coles

Lily Agosto

Basil Scrivens

David Bredin

John Earl Jelks

Jens Magnus M Kauffmann

Matthias Ulrich Lehmann

Matteo Romoli

Andreas Pfundstein

Colman Domingo

Robinson Wendt

Alexander Beyer

Kwane Spinks

Courtney Crawford

Booker T Washington

Karyl Sloan

Jeff Fischer

Randy Wilkins

Arthur Werner

Crew

Kalimah Abioto

Set Production Assistant

Nico Abondolo

Music

Daniel Acon

Special Effects Supervisor

Timothy Adams

Music

Jacopo Addini

Photography

Beaufort Addison

Music

Renato Agostini

Special Effects Coordinator

Cun-mee Ahn

Music

Gerardo Albero

Location Assistant

Livio Alessandrini

Swing Gang

Judy Aley

Researcher

Gina R. Alfano

Adr Editor

Fabian Almazan

Music

Carlo Aloisio

Art Department

John Alston Iii

Music

Vincenzo Ameruaso

Driver

Peter Anders

Caterer

Belinda Anderson

Hair Stylist

Riccardo Andreotti

Swing Gang

Saverio Andrisani

Carpenter

Giorgio Antonini

Stunt Coordinator

Giovanni Antonini

Driver

Paolo Antonini

Stunts

Carlo Antonioni

Stunts

Tim Antwine

Production Assistant

Larry Arceneaux

Driver

Maurizio Argentieri

Sound Mixer

Gabriel Armsted

Music

Tony Arnaud

Best Boy Grip

Neal Arp Ii

Music

Luca Fortunato Asquini

Unit Production Manager

Sara Asquini

Unit Manager

Okan Ataman

Digital Effects Artist

Marco Aureli

Swing Gang

Phil Ayling

Music

Adam J Babin

Production Secretary

Daniel Bacciu

Props

Brian Badie

Hair Stylist

Giampaolo Bagala

Grip

Marco Bagnoli

Carpenter

Jamie Baker

Foley Editor

Jerome Bakum

Visual Effects Editor

Nathalie Baldascini

Art Department Coordinator

Eleonora Baldwin

Script Supervisor

Emiliano Bambusi

Assistant Camera

Roberto Barbona

Grip

Natalia Barbosa

Assistant Production Coordinator

Matteo Bardelli

Set Production Assistant

Marzio Bardi

Props

Brian Barlettani

Production Manager

Sergio Barrero

Production Assistant

Franco Basaglia

Assistant Director

Tatiana Basili

Other

Ennio Battarelli

Special Effects

Raffaele Battistelli

Props

Fabrizio Bava

Assistant Director

Daniel Beaman

Rigging Grip

Steven Becknell

Music

Vincent Bennett

Music

Theo Lupino Benzakein

Driver

Alessandro Beranzoli

Driver

Aldo Di Berardino

Video Assist/Playback

Robert Berg

Music

Mona Bernal

Production Coordinator

Paolo Bernardini

Driver

Barbara Bevacqua

Set Production Assistant

Daniele Di Biasi

Assistant Location Manager

Luca Bitonte

Location Assistant

Stephanie Blackwood

Post-Production Assistant

Adam Blake

Music

Terence Blanchard

Music

Terence Blanchard

Music Conductor

Terence Blanchard

Original Music

Justin J Blyden

Music

Helio Bodini

Assistant

Dana Boisseau

Hair

Danilo Bollettini

Special Effects Technician

James Bono

On-Set Dresser

Rebecca Booth

Assistant

Jacob Borck

Electrician

Alessandro Borgese

Stunts

Gary Bovyer

Music

Dj Brady

Music

Jacqueline Brand

Music

Eric Breaux

On-Set Dresser

Simone Brigida

Caterer

Bernard Brongniart

Grip

Jill Brooks

Visual Effects Producer

Rob Brophy

Music

Barry Alexander Brown

Editor

David Brown

Music

Desiree Brown

Production

Nicholas Brown

Assistant

Thomas A Brown

Music

Francesco Bruni

Writer (Adaptation)

Francesco Bruni

Screenplay

Francesca Buccellato

Makeup Artist

Nicola Bucci

Painter

Billy Budd

Advisor

Denyse Buffum

Music

Russell Bullock

Scenic Artist

Bennett Bunch

Driver

Casey Bundick

Craft Service

Peter Bundrick

Foreman

Robin Burgess

Music Coordinator

Trevor Burton

Music

Eve Butler

Music

Edward J Buzzo

Driver

Nikki Byrd

Set Production Assistant

Renee Caesar

Production Assistant

Giuseppe Cafagna

Painter

Kevin Cahil

Key Grip

Walter Calderari

Driver

Vincenzo Calera

Driver

Caroline Campbell

Music

Darius Campo

Music

Luca Canfora

Wardrobe

Roberto Cani

Music

Giorgio Cantelli

Consultant

Cesare Cantiano

Driver

Massimo Cardajoli

Props

Alessandro Cardelli

Electrician

B J Carey

Production Assistant

Chip Carey

Electrician

Heather Carey

Production Coordinator

Mark K Cargill

Music

Jonas Ash Carpignano

Set Production Assistant

Raynor Carroll

Music

Craig Carter

Grip

Neil Carter

Technical Advisor

Roberto Caruso

Art Director

Gianni Casalnuovo

Wardrobe

Walter Casarotto

Driver

Jordan Casson

Music

Claudia Catini

Hair Stylist

Flavia Cavallo

Production Assistant

Primo Cavani

Driver

Mauro Cecchini

Driver

Claudio Cecilia

Carpenter

Leonardo Cellai

Location Manager

Fabrizio Cerato

Unit Manager

Monique Champagne

Set Decorator

Kam Chan

Foley Editor

Duane Chan-shue

Swing

Layne Chaney

Grip

Walker Chaney

Transportation Captain

Larry M. Cherry

Hair Stylist

Mirko Cherubini

Driver

Duccio Chiarini

Set Production Assistant

Margherita Chiti

Assistant

Massimo Ciaraglia

Props

Roberto Cicutto

Producer

Lionel Cineas Jr.

Set Production Assistant

Coco Cinquepalmi

Production Secretary

Sandro Cittadini

Driver

Francesco Civita

Set Production Assistant

Ron Clark

Music

Stuart Clark

Music

Giovanna Clayton

Music

Reginald Cleaver Jr.

Music

Bryan Clements

Music

Tyrone Clinton Jr.

Music

Peter Clores

Driver

Lauren Clouatre

Craft Service

Greg Clovel

Driver

Grady Cofer

Visual Effects Supervisor

Jack Coffen

Rigging Electrician

Paul Cohen

Music

Corvell Colebrook

Production Assistant

Kim Coleman

Casting

Jim Collins

Driver

Keith Collis

Transportation Coordinator

Adonay Marin Conde

Location Assistant

Kevin Connoly

Music

Stephen Consentino

Steadicam Operator

Stephen Consentino

Camera Operator

Antony Cooke

Music

Joey Coppola

Props Assistant

Rose Corrigan

Music

Giusi Cortese

Cashier

Damian Costa

On-Set Dresser

Marko Costanzo

Foley Artist

Divine Cox

Rigging Grip

Vanessa Crane

Costumer

Lamont Crawford

Key Grip

Maurizio Cremisini

Assistant Camera

Richard Crescenti

Rerecording

Luigi Di Cristo

Wardrobe

Christy Hebert Crouch

Set Costumer

Tom Crowe

Driver

Daniele Cucchiaro

Craft Service

Antonino Cucillo

Driver

Patrick Cullen

Assistant

Colin Cumberbatch

Post-Production Supervisor

Nicholas Cupkovic

Swing

Giulio Cura

Apprentice

Gavin Curran

Rigging Gaffer

Maurizio Cusano

Other

Vincenzo Cutri

Swing Gang

Luca D'alberto

Office Production Assistant

Film Details

Also Known As
Miracle at Saint Anna, Miracolo a Sant'Anna, Miraklet vid St. Anna
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Action
Adaptation
Crime
Drama
Historical
Period
War
Release Date
2008
Production Company
Luciano Parisi
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Tuscany, Italy

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 40m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Fall September 26, 2008

Released in United States October 2008

Released in United States on Video February 10, 2009

Released in United States September 2008

Shown at Deauville Festival of American Cinema (Premiere) September 5-14, 2008.

Shown at London Film Festival (Film on the Square) October 15-30, 2008.

Based on the novel "Miracle at St. Anna" written by James McBride and published by Riverhead Hardcover in January, 2002.

Released in United States on Video February 10, 2009

Released in United States September 2008 (Shown at Deauville Festival of American Cinema (Premiere) September 5-14, 2008.)

Released in United States Fall September 26, 2008

A Paris court ordered TF1 to pay Spike Lee, James McBride and On My Own $45.8 million for failure to honor its distribution agreement in canceling its theatrical release in France, scheduled for October 2008, due to poor reviews out of the Deauville Film Festival.

Released in United States October 2008 (Shown at London Film Festival (Film on the Square) October 15-30, 2008.)