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A group of kids in Brooklyn form a gang. From this moment on they do everything together. This makes things easier but at the same time they have to face new problems.

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David 'Chico' Tyrell
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Butchey Weinstein
Paul Mace ...
Wimpy Murgalo
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Jane Bradshaw
Maria Smith ...
Frannie Malincanico
Renee Paris ...
Annie Yuckamanelli (as Reneé Paris)
Paul Jabara ...
Crazy Cohen
Bruce Reed ...
Mike Mambo
Frank Stiefel ...
Arnie Levine
Martin Davidson ...
Mr. Birnbaum
Joe Stern ...
Eddie
Ruth Klinger ...
Mrs. Tyrell
Joan Neuman ...
Miss Molina
Dolph Sweet ...
Mr. Rosiello
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A group of kids in Brooklyn form a gang. From this moment on they do everything together. This makes things easier but at the same time they have to face new problems. Written by Volker Boehm

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It was 1958 when making love meant "making out". See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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20 May 1975 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

The Lords of Flatbush  »

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$160,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

The title on screen is actually a shot of the back of the jacket of one of the gang members, and the ungrammatical "The Lord's of Flatbush" is exactly how it is rendered, to show that these guys may be lords of Flatbush, but they're not lords of English grammar. See more »

Goofs

The size & positioning of the writing on the chalkboard in the beginning of the movie changes between shots. See more »

Quotes

Stanley Rosiello: [shopping for an engagement ring] You want a ring? I got a ring for ya. In my bathtub.
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Referenced in My Best Friend's Birthday (1987) See more »

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Easy Now
Lead Vocal by Ken Williams
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26 March 1999 | by See all my reviews

LORDS offers a non-stereotypical view of the 50's.

Touching, sensitive moments, especially with Stallone and Winkler, make this film linger in my mind...

The FONZ was really born here, in Winkler's character.


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