Fort Apache, The Bronx


2h 3m 1981

Brief Synopsis

Murphy is an honest policeman whose beat is the dangerous South Bronx. He performs his job well and treats people with dignity in the the drug and gang infested neighborhood. But Murphy's superior officers maintain a policy of brutality in dealing with the locals. After he sees a fellow officer murd

Film Details

Also Known As
Fort Apache, the Bronx
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1981
Location
New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 3m

Synopsis

Murphy is an honest policeman whose beat is the dangerous South Bronx. He performs his job well and treats people with dignity in the the drug and gang infested neighborhood. But Murphy's superior officers maintain a policy of brutality in dealing with the locals. After he sees a fellow officer murder a suspect, Murphy is ordered to ignore the incident, but he refuses, making him a paraiah in the force.

Crew

Arlene Albertson

Production Coordinator

John Alcott

Director Of Photography

John Boxer

Costumes

Conrad V Brink

Special Effects

D Brown

Song

Gill Champion

Coproducer

Robert Cornett

Sound Effects Editor

Joe Coscia

Hair

Beverly Cycon

Wardrobe

Ben Edwards

Production Designer

Michael Fiorello

Production Assistant

Tom Fiorello

Producer

Janet Fishman

Assistant Director

Christina Friedgen

Post-Production Supervisor

Adam Friedman

Production Assistant

Edward Garzero

Scenic Artist

Crystal Gayle

Song Performer

Michael Ginsburg

Photography

David Golden

Production Manager

Ken Goss

Key Grip

Heywood Gould

Screenplay

Raymond Greenfield

Assistant Director

Joseph Guresky

Assistant Editor

Alex Hapsas

Assistant Director

Gerald Holbrook

Production Assistant

Jack C. Jacobsen

Sound

Mary Lea Johnson

Coproducer

Gene Kraft

Titles

David Lasley

Song

William Loger

Wardrobe

Lillian Macneill

Script Supervisor

Vic Magnotta

Stunt Coordinator

Dick Mingalone

Camera Operator

Thomas Mulhearn

Technical Advisor

Thomas Mulhearn

Other

Christopher A. Nowak

Art Director

Ray Parker

Song Performer

Leroy Patton

Camera Operator

James Perdue

Sound

Jimmy Raitt

Props

Joe Ray

Assistant Director

C Reyes

Song

R Reyes

Song

Martin Richards

Producer

Noni Rock

Location Manager

Rita Roland

Editor

Carlos Santana

Song Performer

Phillip Smith

Set Decorator

Theodore Soderberg

Sound

David Susskind

Executive Producer

Juliet Taylor

Casting

Pete Tessitore

Other

Pete Tessitore

Technical Advisor

Mel Tillis

Song Performer

Jonathan Tunick

Music

Allen Weisinger

Makeup

Paul Wells

Other

Monty Westmore

Makeup

Douglas Williams

Music

Hank Williams Jr.

Song Performer

Hank Williams Jr.

Song

Allee Willis

Song

Film Details

Also Known As
Fort Apache, the Bronx
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1981
Location
New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 3m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States February 1981

Released in United States Winter February 14, 1981

Released in United States February 1981

Released in United States Winter February 14, 1981