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Blue in the Face (1995)

R 09/15/1995 (US) Comedy 1h 23m

Welcome to the planet Brooklyn.


Auggie runs a small tobacco shop in Brooklyn, New York. The whole neighborhood comes to visit him to buy cigarettes and have some small talk. During the movie Lou Reed tries to explain why he has to have a cut on his health insurance bill if he keeps smoking and Madonna acts as a Singing Telegram.

  1. Paul Auster

    Director, Writer

  2. Wayne Wang

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Harvey Keitel

    Harvey Keitel

    Auggie Wren

  2. Lou Reed

    Lou Reed

    Man with Strange Glasses

  3. Michael J. Fox

    Michael J. Fox

    Pete Maloney

  4. Roseanne Barr

    Roseanne Barr


  5. Lily Tomlin

    Lily Tomlin

    Waffle eater

  6. Giancarlo Esposito

    Giancarlo Esposito

    Tommy Finelli

  7. José Zúñiga

    José Zúñiga


  8. Madonna


    Singing Telegram

  9. Mira Sorvino

    Mira Sorvino

    Young lady

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Blue in the Face
Blue in the Face

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $2,000,000.00

Revenue $1,275,000.00


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