Homeboy


1h 56m 1988

Brief Synopsis

A boxer gets into the ring with a little help from the mob.

Film Details

Also Known As
Home Boy
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1988
Location
Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA; Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 56m

Synopsis

A boxer gets into the ring with a little help from the mob.

Crew

Tony Adler

Assistant Director

Gary Alper

Sound Mixer

Gary Alper

Sound

Clive Barrett

Music Editor

Jo Jo Benson

Song Performer

Paul Bucossi

Stunts

Pete Bucossi

Stunts

Eric Clapton

Music

Robin Clarke

Music Editor

Mary Colquhoun

Casting

Dermot Conley

Production Assistant

Eddie Cook

Screenplay

Paul Cremo

Production Assistant

Cliff Cudney

Stunts

Bob Dearberg

Sound Editor

Bruce Devan

Location Coordinator

Ken Diaz

Makeup Supervisor

Louis Digiaimo

Casting

Daniel Dod

Stunts

Norman Douglass

Stunts

Andy Duppin

Stunts

Nathan East

Music

Antony Ellis

Stunts

Roy Farfel

Stunts

Ken Ferris

Camera Operator

Steve Ferrone

Music

Kathie Flusk

Stunts

Joe Francis

Casting

Joseph Garzero

Scenic Artist

Jeffrey Lee Gibson

Stunts

Ted Glass

Set Decorator

Bob Gorelick

Camera Assistant

Lewis Gould

Assistant Director

Peter Govey

Titles And Opticals

Gregory G. Hale

Production Assistant

Don Hill

Song

Peter Hock

Stunts

J B Hutto

Song Performer

Sharon Ilson

Makeup

Laurie Johnson

Wardrobe Supervisor

Steve Jones

Song Performer

Eddy Joseph

Sound Editor

Judie A Juracek

Scenic Artist

James Kadonoff

Production Assistant

Michael Kamen

Music

Jane Kastenbaum-asch

Other

Elliott Kastner

Producer

Jayne Katchmer

Associate Producer

Bridget Kelly

Production Assistant

Fraser Kennedy

Music

Fraser Kennedy

Music Supervisor

Robin Koenig

On-Set Dresser

Ray Lovejoy

Editor

James Lovelett

Stunts

Ellen Lutter

Wardrobe

Harry Madsen

Stunts

Alan Marshall

Producer

Brian Morris

Production Designer

Phil Neilson

Stunts

Hugh Aodh O'brien

Stunts

Emily Paine

Associate Editor

Emily Paine

Sound Editor

H Parker

Song

Denise Pinckley

Production Coordinator

Ed Post

Costumes

Winkie Powers

Production Assistant

Chantal Ribeiro

Post-Production Coordinator

Sandy Richman

Stunts

Hilary Rosenfeld

Costumes

Hilary Rosenfield

Costumes

Scott Rosenstock

Dresser

Steve Rosse

On-Set Dresser

Mickey Rourke

From Story

Bill Rowe

Sound

Mike Russo

Stunts

Richard Schissler

Costume Designer

Peggy Scott

Song Performer

Jean Paul Seresin

Production Assistant

Gale Tattersall

Director Of Photography

Wynn Thomas

Art Director

Clayton Townsend

Production Manager

Daniel L Turrett

Camera Operator

Ric Wagner

Stunts

Keith Wall

On-Set Dresser

Webster Whinery

Stunt Coordinator

Film Details

Also Known As
Home Boy
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1988
Location
Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA; Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 56m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Fall September 15, 1988

Released in United States on Video November 22, 1989

Based on Rourke's experiences as a boxer. Rourke sued to stop the release of the film. He filed a suit against producer Elliott Kastner for $3,000,000 and compensatory damages for $2,200,000 for alleged breaches in contract.

Directorial debut for cinematographer Michael Seresin.

Began shooting November 16, 1987.

Release in Amsterdam June 22, 1989.

Released in United States on Video November 22, 1989

Released in United States Fall September 15, 1988