Blue in the Face

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Overview

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.

Movie Data

Facts

Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 23m

Budget $2,000,000.00

Revenue $1,275,000.00

Homepage http://miramax.com/movie/blue-in-the-face/

Release Information

  • September 15, 1995
    Theatrical

Genres

Keywords

Cast 20

  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
  5. Lily Tomlin

    Lily Tomlin
    Waffle eater

  6. Giancarlo Esposito

    Giancarlo Esposito
    Tommy Finelli

  7. José Zúñiga
  8. Madonna

    Madonna
    Singing Telegram

  9. Mira Sorvino

    Mira Sorvino
    Young lady

  10. Keith David

    Keith David
    Jackie Robinson

  11. Victor Argo

    Victor Argo
    Vinnie

  12. Jim Jarmusch
  13. Jared Harris

    Jared Harris
    Jimmy Rose

  14. Mel Gorham

    Mel Gorham
    Violet

  15. Malik Yoba

    Malik Yoba
    Watch Man

  16. John Lurie

    John Lurie
    Saxophone player

  17. SG
  18. SR

    Sharif Rashed
    Purse snatcher

  19. PG

    Peggy Gormley
    Sue the waitress

  20. RuPaul

    RuPaul
    Dancer

Crew 19

Camera

  1. AH

    Adam Holender
    Director of Photography

Directing

  1. Paul Auster

    Paul Auster
    Director

  2. Wayne Wang

    Wayne Wang
    Director

Editing

  1. MH

    Maysie Hoy
    Editor

  2. CT

Production

  1. GJ

    Greg Johnson
    Producer

  2. Harvey Keitel

    Harvey Keitel
    Executive Producer

  3. Bob Weinstein

    Bob Weinstein
    Executive Producer

  4. Harvey Weinstein

    Harvey Weinstein
    Executive Producer

  5. PN

    Peter Newman
    Producer

  6. DP

    Diana Phillips
    Producer

  7. HK

    Hisami Kuroiwa
    Producer

  8. FG

    Francey Grace
    Producer

Sound

  1. John Lurie

    John Lurie
    Music

  2. BM
  3. CW

Writing

  1. Paul Auster

    Paul Auster
    Scenario Writer

  2. Wayne Wang

    Wayne Wang
    Screenplay

  3. Paul Auster

    Paul Auster
    Screenplay

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