New Jersey Drive


1h 38m 1995

Brief Synopsis

The game is cars--taking them from the street for a hot thrill ride to the fence or the chop shop--and then living off the high until the next Mercedes or BMW rolls by. This is the only life that Jason Petty and his crew--Midget, P-Nut, Ronnie, Tiny and Ritchie--understand. And when police lieutenan

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1995
Distribution Company
Gramercy Pictures
Location
Brooklyn, New York, USA; New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 38m

Synopsis

The game is cars--taking them from the street for a hot thrill ride to the fence or the chop shop--and then living off the high until the next Mercedes or BMW rolls by. This is the only life that Jason Petty and his crew--Midget, P-Nut, Ronnie, Tiny and Ritchie--understand. And when police lieutenant Emil Roscoe pursues his personal vendetta against Jason, the game gets deadly. The odds against survival are overwhelming, but surrounded by friends, family and a glimmer of hope--there's a chance they can turn their lives around.

Crew

Jane Pia Abramowitz

Associate Editor

G. A. Aguilar

Stunts

Bill Anagnos

Stunts

David Araki

Grip

David J Babcock

Driver

Howard Baines

Stunts

Julia Barraclough

Other

Mark Bero

Special Effects

Dana Bertolette

Stunts

Simon Bloomer

Other

Harry Beck Bolles

Editor

Steve Booth

Production Assistant

Wayne Bristo

Production Assistant

Frank Divill Brown

Other

Robert Brown

Driver

Rick Bruck

Special Effects

Robert Buckman

Driver

David Bushell

Casting Associate

David Bushell

Assistant

Chantal A Bushelle

Other

Wilfred Caban

Special Effects

Nancy Cabrera

Foley Artist

Darrin Carlie

Other

Shari Carpenter

Script Supervisor

Reginald D Carter

Other

Larry M. Cherry

Hair Stylist

Eric Clark

Production Assistant

Rodney Clark

Carpenter

Maurice Cobbs

Other

Lester Cohen

Production Designer

Linda Cohen

Assistant

Barry Cole

Music Supervisor

Barry Cole

Music

Sharyn Cordice

Makeup Assistant

Blaise Corrigan

Stunts

Lamont Crawford

Grip

Camille Cruse

Other

Chris D'annibale

Production Assistant

Shirley Davis

Production Coordinator

Guido Decurtis

Dresser

Patrick Derivaz

Music

Elisabeth Detigny

Other

Len Divirgilio

Stunts

Richard N Dolan

Electrician

Roderick Donahue

Other

John K Donohue

Best Boy Grip

Norman Douglass

Stunts

Mary Duffy

Dresser

Michael Dunn

Craft Service

Andy Duppin

Stunts

A J Ekoku

Stunts

Doug Fecht

Dresser

Elizabeth Feldbaner

Wardrobe

Eddie Fernandez

Stunts

Peter Fernberger

Dp/Cinematographer

Peter Fernberger

Director Of Photography

David J Frederick

Camera Operator

Tim Gallin

Stunts

Geeta Gandbhir

Assistant Editor

Leslie Gaskins

Assistant Production Coordinator

Yolande Geralds

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Mark Ginsberg

Color Timer

Nick Gomez

Story By

Nick Gomez

Screenplay

Nick Gomez

From Story

Sonia Gonzalez

Assistant Editor

Irv Gooch

Other

Bob Gosse

Producer

Tracy Granger

Editor

Keith Gunthorpe

Extras Casting Assistant

Burtt Harris

Assistant Director

Gene Harrison

Stunts

Michael Hedeerman

Driver

Tom Helig

Other

Curtis Hines

Production Assistant

Richard Holston

Transportation Captain

Jay Horne

Location Assistant

Donovan Howard

Other

Delroy Hunter

Other

Michael Hyatt

Other

Michael Hyde

Transportation Coordinator

Frank Inzerillo

Stunts

Noga Isackson

Assistant Director

Michael A. Jackman

Accountant

Kenton Jacob

Editor

Chuck Jeffreys

Stunts

Jasper Lee Johnson

Dolly Grip

Kristen M Johnson

Assistant Sound Editor

Meredith Johnson

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Jeffrey Howard Jones

Dresser

Mark Kamine

Assistant Location Manager

Billy Kane

Property Master

Fry J Karins

Scenic Artist

Bill Keys

Production Assistant

Lara Khachooni

Assistant

Tyler Kim

Props Assistant

Adam Kimmel

Dp/Cinematographer

Adam Kimmel

Director Of Photography

Ashley Kimmet

Other

Steve Kirshoff

Special Effects Coordinator

Barbara Krauthamer

Wardrobe

Nancy Kriegel

Production Accountant

Evan Labb

Assistant Director

Kevin Ladson

Property Master

George Lara

Foley

Chris Lavasseur

Assistant Camera Operator

Raphael Layne

Production Assistant

David C. Lee

Photography

Spike Lee

Executive Producer

Nancy Lefkowitz

Other

Stuart Levy

Sound Editor

Danna Liebert

Script Supervisor

Eric Liljestrand

Music

Omar Sharif Lindsey

Stunts

David Lomax

Stunts

Tommy Louie

Boom Operator

Jalil Lynch

Stunts

Robert Maher

Driver

Kevin Mahon

Props Assistant

Tim Main

Carpenter

Toya Malone

Other

Chuck Margiotta

Stunts

Michel Marriott

Story By

Michel Marriott

From Story

Jann Mcclary

Props Assistant

Wendy Mckenzie

Casting Associate

Winsome G. Mckoy

Wardrobe Supervisor

Howard Mcmaster

Assistant Director

Larry Meistrich

Producer

Nicholas R. Miller

Carpenter

John Mitchell

Electrician

Tracey Marable Moore

Casting

Jeff Naparstek

Dresser

George Nelson

Other

Phil Nielson

Stunt Coordinator

Lynn-marie Nigro

Set Decorator

Michael J Nunez

Other

Mick O'rourke

Stunts

Rafael Orsoro

Production Assistant

Ricardo Ortiz

Wardrobe

Glenfield Payne

Assistant Sound Editor

David Penotti

Production Assistant

Addison Pettit

Construction Coordinator

Don Picard

Stunts

Chuck Potter

Art Assistant

Barbara Presar

Assistant Costume Designer

J Prinns

Consultant

Jeff Pullman

Sound Mixer

Tom Razzano

Unit Production Manager

Jacob Ribicoff

Assistant Sound Editor

Todd Woody Richman

Post-Production Assistant

John Rivas

Craft Service

Ismael Rivera

Driver

Gingi Rochelle

Production Assistant

Antonio Rodriguez

Production Assistant

Frank Roth

Driver

Mike Russo

Stunts

Melanie Ryder

Assistant Sound Editor

Rob Schwimmer

Music Arranger

Robert Sciretta

Gaffer

Laura Seymann

Assistant

Laura Seymann

Post-Production Coordinator

Laurita E Shields

Other

Ahmad Shirazi

Foley Editor

Seth I Shire

Accountant

Heidi Shulman

Wardrobe

Chris Silano

Assistant Camera Operator

Rudd Simmons

Coproducer

Rudd Simmons

Unit Production Manager

Manny Siverio

Stunts

Brian Smyj

Stunts

Kevin Smyth

Key Grip

Dawn Soler

Music Supervisor

Stuart Stanley

Sound Effects Editor

Barry Stanton

Driver

Reilly Steele

Adr

Larry Steinberg

Grip

Eric Stepper

Other

Irin Strauss

Other

Michelle Sullivan

Dga Trainee

Debra Tanklow

Production Coordinator

Dominick Tavella

Rerecording

Ulysses Terrero

Other

Todd Thaler

Casting

Thomas Lawrence Toscano

Music Conductor

David Tuttle

Associate Producer

Adolfo Vazquez

Production Assistant

Joe Violante

Dailies

Tony Vitale

Location Manager

Charlie Vogel

Accountant

Magdaline Volaitis

Dialogue Editor

Daniel Vranesich

Grip

Siobhan Walshe

Other

Kym Washington

Stunts

Paul Weathered

Props Assistant

Pallas Weber

Production Assistant

Bart Wenrich

Location Manager

Kahlil Zulu Williams

Art Department

Ellie Winslow

Makeup Artist

Lauren Yates

Production Assistant

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1995
Distribution Company
Gramercy Pictures
Location
Brooklyn, New York, USA; New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 38m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Spring April 19, 1995

Released in United States on Video September 26, 1995

Released in United States 1995

Released in United States January 1995

Released in United States April 1995

Shown at New Directors/New Films in New York City March 17 - April 2, 1995.

Shown at Los Angeles Independent Film Festival (closing night) April 6-10, 1995.

Second feature film for Nick Gomez who marked his directorial debut with "Laws of Gravity" (USA/1992).

Completed shooting May 16, 1994.

Began shooting March 21, 1994.

Released in United States Spring April 19, 1995

Released in United States on Video September 26, 1995

Released in United States 1995 (Shown at New Directors/New Films in New York City March 17 - April 2, 1995.)

Released in United States January 1995 (Shown at Sundance Film Festival (in competition) in Park City, Utah January 19-29, 1995.)

Released in United States April 1995 (Shown at Los Angeles Independent Film Festival (closing night) April 6-10, 1995.)