MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 32,671 this week

American Saint (2001)

6.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.3/10 from 46 users  
Reviews: write review

A cab driver takes a young actor across America to interview for a role in a Jack Kerouac movie.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 80 titles
created 31 Oct 2011
 
a list of 9996 titles
created 25 Jul 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "American Saint" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: American Saint (2001)

American Saint (2001) on IMDb 6.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of American Saint.
4 wins. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Neal Cassady is living the beat life during the 1940s, working at The Tire Yard and and philandering around town. However, he has visions of a happy life with kids and a white picket fence.... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Kay
Stars: Thomas Jane, Keanu Reeves, Adrien Brody
Heart Beat (1980)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The life and friendship between the icons of the Beat Generation - Neal Cassady, Carloyn Cassady and Jack Kerouac.

Director: John Byrum
Stars: Nick Nolte, Sissy Spacek, John Heard
Neal Cassady (2007)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The story of what happened to Neal Cassady after Jack Kerouac's "On The Road" came out. Deals primarily with Neal's relationship to his fictional alter-ego, Dean Moriarty.

Director: Noah Buschel
Stars: Tate Donovan, Amy Ryan, Glenn Fitzgerald
Big Sur (2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A recounting of Jack Kerouac's (here known by the name of his fictional alter-ego Jack Duluoz) three sojourns to the cabin in Big Sur, owned by poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti.

Director: Michael Polish
Stars: Jean-Marc Barr, Kate Bosworth, Josh Lucas
Howl (2010)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

As Allen Ginsberg talks about his life and art, his most famous poem is illustrated in animation while the obscenity trial of the work is dramatized.

Directors: Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman
Stars: James Franco, Todd Rotondi, Jon Prescott
Naked Lunch (1991)
Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

After developing an addiction to the substance he uses to kill bugs, an exterminator accidentally murders his wife and becomes involved in a secret government plot being orchestrated by giant bugs in a port town in North Africa.

Director: David Cronenberg
Stars: Peter Weller, Judy Davis, Ian Holm
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Miles Hottonian
...
Charley Grebbini
...
Himself
...
Daphne
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Thomas R. Peters Jr. ...
Beat book shop proprietor
Edit

Storyline

A young actor attempts to become the hard-living leader of the Beat Generation, Jack Kerouac. After finding a casting call on the internet for a Milos Forman film about the great Beat writer, Miles Hottonian enlists the help of the last NYC checker cab driver, Charlie Grebbini, to drive him from New York to LA to experience life on the road in time for the audition, an adventure that will ultimately change their lives forever. Written by The Dude <mezzodon@yahoo.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

kerouac

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

18 October 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Santo Americano  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Vincent will be missed ldp-9
Where can i find this Movie? dustymergenthale-1
Discuss American Saint (2001) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?