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Director:
Writer:
Howard Avedis (written by)
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Release Date:
9 June 1988 (Portugal) See more »
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Plot:
Sisters Bonnie and Debbie visit San Diego on Debbie's sixteenth birthday. After telling a sleazy pickup artist to take a hike... See more » | Add synopsis »
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No better than porno acting ........... See more (5 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

David Naughton ... Vince McCarthy

Barbara Crampton ... Bonnie
Lance LeGault ... Victor Nardi

Chick Vennera ... Tony Leonard
Kim Evenson ... Debbie

Jimmie Walker ... Chester
Kin Shriner ... Buster
Michelle Rossi ... Marsha Morgan
Robert Dryer ... Carl
Gary Wood ... Frank Nardi

Charles Napier ... Lt. O'Bryan
Etan Boritzer ... Monti Drew
Cosie Costa ... Tony's Look-alike
Roger Galloway ... Victor's Director
Violet Manes ... Lady Jogger
Michael Pappas ... Man Jogger
Joe Portaro ... Coroner
Jeff Prettyman ... Young Man

Angela Robinson-Witherspoon ... Francine (as Angela Robinson)
Marlene Schmidt ... Victor Nardi's Secretary

Tonja Walker ... Claudia
Heather Weber ... Young Daughter
Jeramy Weber ... Young Son

John Witherspoon ... Pimp

Directed by
Howard Avedis 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Howard Avedis  written by

Produced by
Abraham Hovsepian .... associate producer
Michael Luciano .... associate producer
Marlene Schmidt .... producer
Sandy Howard .... producer (uncredited)
 
Original Music by
Ron Jones 
 
Cinematography by
Thomas F. Denove (director of photography) (as Tom Denove)
 
Film Editing by
Lloyd Nelson 
 
Art Direction by
Ken Aichele 
 
Costume Design by
Lennie Barin 
 
Makeup Department
Kathleen M. Hagan .... hair stylist
Kathleen M. Hagan .... makeup artist
Tinayn Mahler .... assistant hair stylist
Tinayn Mahler .... assistant makeup artist
 
Production Management
Herman Grigsby .... executive in charge of production
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jason Clark .... second assistant director
Marc Marino .... second assistant director (as Mark Marino)
Marc Marino .... second assistant director
John R. Woodward .... first assistant director (as John Woodward)
 
Art Department
Naomi Shohan .... assistant art director
Naomi Shohan .... set dresser
 
Sound Department
Wayne Artman .... sound re-recording mixer
Tom Beckert .... sound re-recording mixer (as Tom Beckart)
Bob Biggart .... sound editor
Bayard Carey .... sound mixer
Tom E. Dahl .... sound re-recording mixer
Martin Topham .... boom operator
 
Special Effects by
John Carter .... special effects
Dell Rheaume .... special effects
 
Stunts
Bob Arnold .... stunts
Gregory J. Barnett .... stunts
Gilbert B. Combs .... stunts (as Gilbert Combs)
Doc Duhame .... stunts
Kenny Endoso .... stunts
Tony Epper .... stunts
Randy Hall .... stunts
Tommy J. Huff .... stunts (as Thomas Huff)
Matt Johnston .... stunts
Rick Kahana .... stunts
Billy D. Lucas .... stunts
Paula Marie Moody .... stunts
Jamie Namson .... stunts
Charlie Picerni .... stunts (as Charles Picerni)
Don Pulford .... stunts
Mic Rodgers .... stunts
Michael Runyard .... stunts (as Mike Runyard)
Dennis Scott .... stunts
Fred Waugh .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
William Boatman .... first assistant camera (as Bill Boatman)
Stephen Collins .... second assistant camera
David W. Donoho .... key grip (as Dave Donoho)
Robert Forrest .... electrician
Tom Fraser .... camera operator
Dana Gonzales .... second assistant camera
Christopher Lyons .... best boy (as Chris Lyons)
Christopher Lyons .... grip (as Chris Lyons)
Robert Neville .... set grip
Cheryl Tyre Smith .... first assistant camera (as Cheryl T. Smith)
Joe Torres .... best boy
Joe Torres .... electrician
Mark E. Trembath .... gaffer (as Mark Trembath)
Gerald B. Wolfe .... still photographer (as Reg Felow)
 
Casting Department
Carol Hovsepian .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Lisa Cacavas .... wardrobe assistant
 
Editorial Department
Richard Currie .... assistant film editor
Jack Hooper .... negative cutter
Michael Luciano .... supervising editor
 
Music Department
John Caper Jr. .... music editor
Bill Cobb .... music engineer
Steve Hallmark .... musician: keyboards
Tom Howard .... computer music imputing
Ronald Jones .... computer music imputing (as Ron Jones)
 
Transportation Department
Mitchell Bergman .... transportation coordinator
 
Other crew
Eric Adkins .... production assistant
Katharine Ajemian .... script supervisor
Tricia Brown .... dancer
James Caverly .... production assistant
Cheryl Fox .... production coordinator
Leslie Frank .... dancer
Jaime Glantz .... production assistant
Laurette Healy .... script supervisor
Stephen R. Hudis .... production assistant (as Stephen Hudis)
Hughy Hughes .... assistant to producer
Reggie Leon .... dancer
Mark Sanders .... production assistant (as Marc Sanders)
Jeanette Sermak .... dancer
Jennifer Stace .... choreographer
Michael Thompson .... dancer
Paul Young .... production assistant
Matt Zacky .... production assistant
 
Thanks
Larry L. Brown .... special thanks
Ronald Sassoon .... special thanks
Gary R. Teel .... special thanks
Danny R. Thompson .... special thanks
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Frank Nardi:[after checking out Victors 'tool'] Holy Christ! What do you feed that monster?See more »
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2 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
No better than porno acting ..........., 6 September 2011
Author: merklekranz from United States

"Kidnapped" is a very annoying film. It all starts with Barbara Crampton's ridiculous character, which morphs from scared screaming and helpless, to super hero in the final frames. It takes way too long to reach the weak finale, and at 100 minutes the film seems interminable. If the padding involving a pet chimpanzee, and David Naughton's cutesy infatuation with Crampton, had been eliminated, the movie would have benefited. The best scenes involve some comedic moments in a porno shoot, and Jimmy Walker as an adult video shop owner. Otherwise, expect some of the worst stunt work, some of the corniest dialog, and acting no better than a porno flick. Naughton, Crampton, and especially Charles Napier, are totally wasted. - MERK

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