Penn & Teller Get Killed


1h 29m 1989

Brief Synopsis

A series of adventures, mishaps and practical jokes is set in motion when Penn Jillette publicly states he wishes someone would try to kill him in order to add excitement to his life.

Film Details

Also Known As
Penn and Teller Get Killed
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Adventure
Release Date
1989
Location
Brigantine, New Jersey, USA; Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA; New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 29m

Synopsis

A series of adventures, mishaps and practical jokes is set in motion when Penn Jillette publicly states he wishes someone would try to kill him in order to add excitement to his life.

Crew

Shirley Abraham

Video

Tony Adler

Assistant Director

Frances Alswang

Assistant

John Arnone

Production Designer

Michael Lee Benson

Property Master Assistant

Martin Bernstein

Construction Coordinator

Taylor Black

Production Assistant

Patricia Bowers

Sound Editor

Nancy Boytos

Production Assistant

Joan Brockschmidt

Property Master Assistant

Suki Buchman

Music Editor

Eva Z. Cabrera

Script Supervisor

Jay Cannold

Production Assistant

Paul Chihara

Music

Carl Clifford

Unit Production Manager

Robin Schaffer Cousart

Assistant

Joan Cunningham

Stunts

William J Curry

Transportation Captain

Jonathan Decamp

Production Assistant

Victor Denicola

Hair

Lee Dichter

Sound

Greg Dougherty

Video

Norman Douglass

Stunts

Bob Dylan

Song

Kathleen Eggersgluss

Assistant

Monte Farber

Location Coordinator

Roy Farfel

Stunts

Joel Fischman

Production

Lisa Frucht

Wardrobe Supervisor

Tim Gannon

Production Assistant

Marc Garland

Other

Eugene Gearty

Sound Editor

Barry Gibb

Song

Maurice Gibb

Song

Robin Gibb

Song

Lewis Gould

Assistant Director

Susan Graef

Assistant Editor

Julie Grist

Assistant

Jonathan Guggenheim

Apprentice

Kirsten Hermann

Production Auditor

Jery Hewitt

Stunt Coordinator

Scott Hornbacher

Production Assistant

William Humphries

Production Assistant

Meredith Jacobson-marciano

Casting

Penn Jillette

Screenplay

Brian Johnson

Sound Editor

Pamela Katz

Assistant Camera Operator

Richard Kerekes

Dolly Grip

Steve Kirshoff

Special Effects Coordinator

Fran Kumin

Casting

Beth Kushnick

Set Decorator

David Leclerque

Location Manager

Marion Levine

Casting Associate

Hal Levinsohn

Sound Editor

Eric Liebowitz

Photography

Skip Lievsay

Sound Editor

Mitch Lillian

Key Grip

Marissa Littlefield

Sound Editor

Constantine Makris

Camera Operator

Timothy Marx

Coproducer

Don Mclean

Song

John Miller

Song

Susie Money

Wardrobe Supervisor

Michelle Morrissey

Production Coordinator

Kenneth D Nelson

Construction

Gus Papadopoulos

Production Assistant

Bill Pappas

Property Master

Arthur Penn

Producer

Suzana Peric

Music Editor

Carl Peterson

Dolly Grip

Susan Pickett

Production Assistant

Suzanne Pillsbury

Associate Editor

Seymour Red Press

Music Supervisor

Bruce Pross

Sound Editor

Lou Reed

Song

Drew Ann Rosenberg

Assistant Director

Scott Rosenstock

On-Set Dresser

Rita Ryack

Costume Designer

Dennis Salomone

Transportation Co-Captain

Michael Samson

Dga Trainee

Lisa Schnall

Boom Operator

Jean Roman Seygried

Assistant

Meg Simon

Casting

Monty Buster Simons

Production Assistant

Michael Slovis

Gaffer

Steve Stein

Video

Philip Stockton

Sound Editor

John Sutton

Sound Mixer

David Swift

Production Assistant

John Thomas

Best Boy

Robert Topol

Scenic Artist

Thomas Gregory Varga

Production Assistant

Jeff Ward

Stunts

Jan Weincke

Director Of Photography

Carla White

Makeup

Zachary Winestine

Assistant Camera Operator

Jeffrey Wolf

Editor

Tom Zafian

Video

Film Details

Also Known As
Penn and Teller Get Killed
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Adventure
Release Date
1989
Location
Brigantine, New Jersey, USA; Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA; New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 29m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1990

Released in United States Fall September 22, 1989

Released in United States October 1989

Released in United States October 20, 1989

Released in United States on Video May 9, 1990

Released in United States September 16, 1989

Released in United States September 1989

Shown at Boston Film Festival September 14-21, 1989.

Shown at Munich Film Festival June 23 - July 1, 1990.

Shown at Toronto Festival of Festivals September 16, 1989.

Shown at Vancouver International Film Festival October 2 & 4, 1989.

Began shooting April 18, 1988.

Released in United States 1990 (Shown at Munich Film Festival June 23 - July 1, 1990.)

Released in United States on Video May 9, 1990

Released in United States September 1989 (Shown at Boston Film Festival September 14-21, 1989.)

Released in United States September 16, 1989 (Shown at Toronto Festival of Festivals September 16, 1989.)

Released in United States Fall September 22, 1989

Released in United States October 20, 1989 (Los Angeles)

Released in United States October 1989 (Shown at Vancouver International Film Festival October 2 & 4, 1989.)