Down by Law

(1986)

Overview

A disc jockey, a pimp and an Italian tourist escape from jail in New Orleans.

  1. Jim Jarmusch

    Author, Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Tom Waits

    Tom Waits

    Zack

  2. John Lurie

    John Lurie

    Jack

  3. Roberto Benigni

    Roberto Benigni

    Roberto

  4. Nicoletta Braschi

    Nicoletta Braschi

    Nicoletta

  5. Ellen Barkin

    Ellen Barkin

    Laurette

Full Cast & Crew

Down by Law
Down by Law

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Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • September 19, 1986
    Premiere

    Meaning

  • September 20, 1986
    R
    Theatrical (limited)

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 46m

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