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19 October 1994 (USA) See more »
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New York actors rehearse Chekhov's "Uncle Vanya" in a dilapidated theatre. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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8 wins & 6 nominations See more »
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(46 articles)
User Reviews:
Mamet does Chekhov. See more (31 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)
Phoebe Brand ... Nanny

Lynn Cohen ... Maman

George Gaynes ... Serybryakov
Jerry Mayer ... Waffles

Julianne Moore ... Yelena

Larry Pine ... Dr. Astrov

Brooke Smith ... Sonya

Wallace Shawn ... Vanya

Andre Gregory ... Himself

Madhur Jaffrey ... Mrs. Chao
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Oren Moverman ... Flip Innunu (uncredited)

Directed by
Louis Malle 
 
Writing credits
Anton Chekhov (play "Dyadya Vanya")

David Mamet (play adaptation)

Andre Gregory (screenplay)

Produced by
Fred Berner .... producer
Alysse Bezahler .... associate producer
Beverly Karp .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Joshua Redman 
 
Cinematography by
Declan Quinn 
 
Film Editing by
Nancy Baker 
 
Production Design by
Eugene Lee 
 
Art Direction by
Daniele Perna 
 
Costume Design by
Gary Jones 
 
Makeup Department
Sharon Ilson .... makeup artist
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Gary Marcus .... first assistant director
 
Sound Department
Joel Holland .... sound recordist
Tod A. Maitland .... sound
David Platt .... boom operator
Reilly Steele .... re-recording mixer
Philip Stockton .... sound editor
Steven Visscher .... foley editor
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Phillip V. Caruso .... still photographer
Richard Dobbs .... dolly grip
Clay Liversidge .... second electric
Don Muchow .... gaffer
Mark van Rossen .... electrician
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sue Gandy .... assistant costume designer
 
Editorial Department
Donna Donato .... assistant editor
Michael Yetter .... negative cutter
 
Other crew
Louis Katz .... production physician
France Lachapelle .... script supervisor
Gen Max .... production assistant
Livia Pérez-Borrero .... production coordinator
Kim Yu .... publicist: Canada
 
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Anne Dillon .... special thanks
 

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Rated PG for thematic material
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119 min
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One of a handful of American movies directed by French director Louis Malle which signify a place in the film's title. The pictures include Alamo Bay (1985), Atlantic City (1980) and Vanya on 42nd Street (1994).See more »
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Version of Ujka Vanja (1970) (TV)See more »

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9 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
Mamet does Chekhov., 26 January 2002
Author: mifunesamurai from Australia

Chekhov's Uncle Vanya stripped down to its bare essentials when a group of New York actors rehearse in a decaying theatre with no set dressings or props but just their talent, accompanied by David Mamet's modern adaptation of the play. Off course it may be stagy but you fall under the actors spell and that's what it's all about.

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