Simple Men


1h 45m 1992

Brief Synopsis

Story about two brothers, a scholar and a small-time criminal, who search for their 1960s radical father who vanished 23 years earlier.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Release Date
1992
Distribution Company
Fine Line Features
Location
Houston, Texas, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 45m

Synopsis

Story about two brothers, a scholar and a small-time criminal, who search for their 1960s radical father who vanished 23 years earlier.

Crew

Andy Ballard

Props Assistant

Deborah Barrow

Other

Raymond Bellamy

Transportation Coordinator

Beth Boyd

Production Coordinator

Rich Breen

Best Boy

Bart Brown

On-Set Dresser

Jerome Brownstein

Co-Executive Producer

Lisa Brownstein

Office Assistant

Sherry Burger

Caterer

Buzzy Burwell

Other

Edwige Busson

Other

Paul Candrilli

Key Grip

Chris Catterall

Special Thanks To

Sarah Cawley

Assistant Camera Operator

Judy Chin

Makeup

Dennis Clay

Dolly Grip

Chuck Coffman

Other

Bruce Cooley

Special Thanks To

Maura Corridon

Office Assistant

Mary Beth Creech

Other

Chris Davis

Other

Don Davis

Assistant Camera Operator

Therese Deprez

Art Director

Ira Deutchman

Special Thanks To

Paul Ellis

Production

Jock Evans

Driver

Rick Ferguson

Special Thanks To

Larry Ganem

Assistant Location Manager

Karen Ruth Getchell

Assistant Production Coordinator

Marlena Grzaslewicz

Apprentice Editor

Mickey Guinn

Craft Service

J P Hamilton

Set Production Assistant

Steve Hamilton

Editor

Mike Hanes

Driver

Hal Hartley

Screenplay

Hal Hartley

Editor

Hal Hartley

Music

Hal Hartley

Coproducer

Jeffrey B. Hartman

Set Decorator

Jim Hensz

Production Assistant

Ted Hope

Coproducer

Kim Horridge

Set Production Assistant

Carleen Hsu

Assistant

Georgia Hubley

Song

Kevin Hyman

Special Thanks To

Gregory Jacobs

Assistant Director

Lisa Jencsok

Assistant Editor

Ira Kaplan

Song

Liz Keigley

Casting

Sari Kiegley

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Lerryn Korda

Other

Paul Koronkiewicz

Boom Operator

Jasmine Kosovic

Other

Nancy Kriegel

Production Auditor

Allen Kupetsky

Assistant Director

Lindsay Law

Executive Producer

Lindsay Law

Special Thanks To

Richard Ludwig

Photography

David Lusk

Driver

Marina Marit

Wardrobe Supervisor

Ann Markel

Location Manager

James Mcbride

Construction

Mike Mcdevitt

Craft Service

James Mcnew

Song

Scott Meek

Special Thanks To

Liz Nardone

Makeup

Don No

Set Production Assistant

Dan Ouellette

Production Designer

Tom Patterson

Other

Linda Phillips

Other

Maggie Poorman

Props

Scott Prescott

Special Effects

K B Pugliese

Other

Jeff Pullman

Sound Mixer

Mark Browne Quick

Other

Mark Rollins

Wardrobe

Michelle Romaine

Set Production Assistant

Cecilia Roque

Production Manager

J. Max Ruschak

Production Auditor

James Schamus

Coproducer

Rusty Smith

Caterer

Michael Spiller

Director Of Photography

Reilly Steele

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

W Frank Stubblefield

Gaffer

Paul Swen

Grip

Jeffrey Taylor

Original Music

William J Taylor

Dolly Grip

Yo La Tengo

Song Performer

Jack Thorpe

Assistant

Adrienne Tien

Script Supervisor

Robert K Weinberger

Assistant

Bruce Weiss

Co-Executive Producer

Alexandra Welker

Costume Designer

Peggy Wells

Driver

Todd Wolf

Other

Ann Wright

Special Thanks To

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Release Date
1992
Distribution Company
Fine Line Features
Location
Houston, Texas, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 45m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Fall October 14, 1992

Released in United States May 1992

Released in United States November 13, 1992

Released in United States October 30, 1992

Released in United States on Video April 21, 1993

Shown at Cannes Film Festival (in competition) May 7-18, 1992.

Broadcast over PBS on "American Playhouse" April 4, 1994.

Began shooting November 6, 1991.

Completed shooting December 10, 1991.

Released in United States on Video April 21, 1993

Released in United States May 1992 (Shown at Cannes Film Festival (in competition) May 7-18, 1992.)

Released in United States Fall October 14, 1992

Released in United States October 30, 1992

Released in United States November 13, 1992 (Los Angeles)