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Director:
Writer:
Paul Mazursky (written by)
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Release Date:
4 February 1976 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
1953 Was a Good Year for Leaving Home
Plot:
An aspiring Jewish actor moves out of his parents' Brooklyn apartment to seek his fortune in the bohemian life of Greenwich Village in 1953... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 1 win & 3 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Great period piece See more (23 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (complete, awaiting verification)
Lenny Baker ... Larry Lapinsky

Shelley Winters ... Faye Lapinsky

Ellen Greene ... Sarah Roth

Lois Smith ... Anita Cunningham

Christopher Walken ... Robert Fulmer (as Chris Walken)
Dori Brenner ... Connie

Antonio Fargas ... Bernstein Chandler
Lou Jacobi ... Herb
Mike Kellin ... Ben Lapinsky
Michael Egan ... Herbert Berghof - Acting Coach
Rashel Novikoff ... Mrs. Tupperman (as Rachel Novikoff)
John C. Becher ... Sid Weinberg - Casting Director

Jeff Goldblum ... Clyde Baxter
Joe Spinell ... Cop at El Station (as Joe Spinnell)

Denise Galik ... Ellen
Rochelle Oliver ... Doctor Marsha
Sol Frieder ... Mr. Elkins
Helen Hanft ... Herb's Wife
John Ford Noonan ... Barney
Carole Monferdini ... Southern Girl
Gui Andrisano ... Marco
Joe Madden ... Old Poet
Rubin Levine ... Street Violinist
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Rutanya Alda ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Milton Frome ... Drugstore Customer (uncredited)
Annie Gagen ... Acting Student (uncredited)
Ray Gill ... (uncredited)

Paul Mazursky ... Casting Director (uncredited)

Bill Murray ... Nick Kessel (uncredited)

Stuart Pankin ... Party Guest (uncredited)

Vincent Schiavelli ... Rent Party Guest (uncredited)
Filomena Spagnuolo ... Old Lady on Street (uncredited)

Kandice Stroh ... Acting Student (uncredited)
Frank Verroca ... Acting Student (uncredited)

Directed by
Paul Mazursky 
 
Writing credits
Paul Mazursky (written by)

Produced by
Paul Mazursky .... producer
Anthony Ray .... producer (as Tony Ray)
 
Original Music by
Bill Conti 
 
Cinematography by
Arthur J. Ornitz  (as Arthur Ornitz)
 
Film Editing by
Richard Halsey 
 
Casting by
Juliet Taylor 
 
Production Design by
Philip Rosenberg  (as Phil Rosenberg)
 
Set Decoration by
Edward Stewart  (as Ed Stewart)
 
Costume Design by
Albert Wolsky 
 
Makeup Department
William A. Farley .... hair stylist (as Bill Farley)
Robert Jiras .... makeup artist (as Bob Jiras)
 
Production Management
Terence A. Donnelly .... unit production manager (as Terry Donnelly)
Anthony Ray .... production manager (as Tony Ray)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Terence A. Donnelly .... assistant director (as Terry Donnelly)
Jonathan Sanger .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Robert Hart .... construction coordinator (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Dennis Maitland .... production sound mixer
Arthur Piantadosi .... sound re-recording mixer
Richard Sperber .... sound effects editor
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Louis Cappeta .... key grip
Willie Meyerhoff .... gaffer
Joseph Di Pasquale .... first assistant camera (uncredited)
Tom Volpe .... grip (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Sylvia Fay .... atmosphere casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Peggy Farrell .... wardrobe: women
Max Soloman .... wardrobe: men (as Max Solomon)
 
Editorial Department
Glenn Farr .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Paul Desmond .... musician: solo saxophone
Cliff Kohlweck .... music editor (as Clif Kohlweck)
 
Other crew
Tom Folino .... assistant to producers
Bob Gelber .... automotive advisor
Nancy Hopton .... script supervisor (as Nancy Tonnery)
Shari Leibowitz .... production officer supervisor
Ralph M. Leo .... location auditor (as Ralph Leo)
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Runtime:
111 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Westrex Recording System)
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Trivia:
Director Paul Mazursky starred in Fear and Desire (1953) by Stanley Kubrick. The Christopher Walken character, Robert Fulmer, is based on Howard Sackler, the writer of Fear and Desire (1953).See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: In the early scene where Lenny leaves home, he moves his suitcase from the chair to the floor, then tells his mother that she's going to give herself a heart attack, and when the camera cuts back the suitcase is back in the chair.See more »
Quotes:
Faye Lapinsky:Who are you?
Bernstein:I'm Bernstein.
Faye Lapinsky:[surprised by his name due to his being black] You're Jewish?
Bernstein:No, darling; I'm gay.
Faye Lapinsky:I don't care how you feel; you're a great dancer.
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Movie Connections:
References Limelight (1952)See more »
Soundtrack:
Little Brown JugSee more »

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5 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Great period piece, 10 April 2001
Author: Roger Lipsett from Boston, MA

I stumbled on this film on USA last night, about 15 minutes in. It was alternately comedic and touching, with Lenny Baker playing a 20-something (Larry Lapinsky) in Greenwich Village in the '50s. Shelley Winter played his mother, who had a knack for showing up at the most inopportune moments and embarrassing her son. Both of them, along with Mike Kellin as Mr. Lapinsky, give excellent nuanced performances.

The central action of the movie is around Larry's attempts to become an actor, and around his friends in the village. The dialog is generally snappy and both dialog and visuals can be out-loud funny at times. 7/10.

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