IMDb > BearCity (2010)
BearCity
Quicklinks
Top Links
trailers and videosfull cast and crewtriviaofficial sitesmemorable quotes
Overview
main detailscombined detailsfull cast and crewcompany credits
Awards & Reviews
user reviewsexternal reviewsawardsuser ratingsparents guidemessage board
Plot & Quotes
plot summarysynopsisplot keywordsmemorable quotes
Did You Know?
triviagoofssoundtrack listingcrazy creditsalternate versionsmovie connectionsFAQ
Other Info
box office/businessrelease datesfilming locationstechnical specsliterature listingsNewsDesk
Promotional
taglines trailers and videos posters photo gallery
External Links
showtimesofficial sitesmiscellaneousphotographssound clipsvideo clips

BearCity (2010) More at IMDbPro »


Overview

User Rating:
6.1/10   907 votes »
Your Rating:
Saving vote...
Deleting vote...
/10   (delete | history)
Sorry, there was a problem
MOVIEmeter: ?
Up 8% in popularity this week. See why on IMDbPro.
Director:
Writers:
Douglas Langway (written by) and
Lawrence Ferber (written by)
Contact:
View company contact information for BearCity on IMDbPro.
Genre:
Tagline:
Romance can be hairy
Plot:
Set in New York's gay "bear" scene and taking a cue from the popular HBO franchise "Sex and the City,"... See more » | Add synopsis »
User Reviews:
A great journey into the bear world See more (13 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Alex Di Dio ... Simon
Kevin E. Smith ... Santa (as Rockstar)

Joe Conti ... Tyler
Carlos Abrieu ... Computer Bear
Ross Rogers ... Computer Bear's Boyfriend
Arthur H. Morgan ... Construction Bear One
Oscar Maurosa ... Construction Bear Two
Andrew McCormick ... Finance Bear
Daniel Browne ... Times Square Bear One
Jonathan Gati ... Times Square Bear Two
Justin Ciambra ... Dog Walker Bear
Paul Siljee Jr. ... Auditioning Actor

Ashlie Atkinson ... Amy
Robbyne Kaamil ... Receptionist
Phillip S.R. Allison ... Director (as Phillip Allison)

Brian Keane ... Fred
Christian Dante White ... Cory
Mark Ellis ... J.P,
Kerry Watterson ... Big Bear
Chumley Singer ... Daddy

Leslie L. Smith ... Greg
Bill McKinley ... Rob

James Martinez ... Carlos
Gregory Gunter ... Michael

Stephen Guarino ... Brent
Fernando Mateo Jr. ... Keith
Jack Bethke ... Randy (as Jack G. Bethke)
Jason Hill ... Big Al

Gerald McCullouch ... Roger
John Cunningham ... Playmate One
Joey Stern ... Playmate Two
Torez Bandeira ... Playmate Three

Will Bethencourt ... Jack
Paul J. Siljee ... Mover
Nick Siljee ... Passerby
Yaniv Dabach ... Street Cub
Jonathan McEwan ... Ted (as Jonny Mack)

Paul Mauriello ... Bob
Fergus O'Brien ... Jim

Michael Hartney ... Robbie
Justin Stafford ... Drag Queen (as Trai La Trash)
Dean Morris ... Polar Bear
Chris March ... Himself
Ted Huang ... Jealous Boyfriend
Donny Terry ... Disgruntled Cag*eacute; Customer
Jeffrey Marx ... Fireplug Cub
J. Noah Rubin ... Gen-X Bear One
Michael Bastianelli ... Gen-X Bear Two
Ron Suresha ... Gen-X Bear Three
Cole Mangano ... Muscle Cub

Vayu O'Donnell ... Paul
Dan Derby ... Paul's Boyfriend

Peter Stickles ... Executive
Sherry Stregack ... Nurse
David Drake ... Dr. Straube
David Beggs ... Slimworkzzz Model One
David 'Austexgrizzly' LaVin ... Slimworkzzz Model Two
Edd Chango ... Burly Dad 'Stroller Meat'
Kathryn Moser ... Wife

Joe Zaso ... Peter (as Joseph Zaso)
Roy War ... Ken

Michael Musto ... Himself
Mike Brewer ... Nipple Clamp Bear

Sebastian La Cause ... Fernando
Gary Marcus ... Bartender Cub

Robert Hollenbeck Jr. ... Warren (as Bob Hollenbeck)
John O'Malley ... Baller
Ed Davis ... Shell Lover
Roland Rusinek ... Frank
Johnathan Cerio ... Danny

Blake Evan Sherman ... Melvin 'Uncle Mel'
Robert Presar ... GoGoBear

Randy Jones ... Buck
Sam Kite ... Chaser

Elli ... Heavy Bear (as Eliezer 'Elli' Meyer)
Kevin Chamberlain ... Himself

Joe Mannetti ... Hot Daddy Bear
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
James Rudy Flesher ... Bar Patron
Vinny Lomoriello ... Handsome Bear #2
Scott Maxson ... John

Mike Quirk ... Handsome Bear #1
Mark Singer ... Daddy
Carlin Langley ... Extra (uncredited)

Directed by
Douglas Langway  (as Doug Langway)
 
Writing credits
Douglas Langway (written by) (as Doug Langway) and
Lawrence Ferber (written by)

Produced by
Gregg Alwine .... co-executive producer
Scott Ballin .... co-executive producer
Derek Curl .... executive producer
Lawrence Ferber .... associate producer
Heidi H. Hamelin .... producer
Ted Huang .... co-executive producer
Michael S. Karen .... co-executive producer
Jerry Knight .... co-executive producer
Jim Lande .... executive producer (as Jim A. Lande)
Christopher Petty .... co-executive producer
José M. Queiros .... co-executive producer
Dan Sanborn .... co-executive producer
Lewis Tice .... executive producer
Lewis Tice .... producer
Michael Truppo .... co-executive producer
Henry White .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Kerry Muzzey 
 
Cinematography by
Michael Hauer (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Gerald Fernando  (as Gerald C. Fernando)
Douglas Langway  (as Doug Langway)
 
Casting by
Zoe E. Rotter 
 
Production Design by
Racey North 
 
Costume Design by
Kathryn Moser 
 
Makeup Department
Amy Wadford .... key hair stylist
Amy Wadford .... key makeup artist
 
Production Management
Bennett Elliott .... production manager
Gerald Fernando .... post-production supervisor (as Gerald C. Fernando)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ed Gately .... first assistant director: second unit
Ed Gately .... second assistant director
Tracy Utley .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Michelle McLoota .... art production assistant
 
Sound Department
Eve Cuyen .... sound designer
Eve Cuyen .... sound re-recording mixer
Yaniv Dabach .... boom operator
Derek Morse .... sound recordist
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Peter Barr .... first assistant camera: second unit
Greg Boas .... camera operator: second unit
Scott Cramer .... gaffer/lighting director
Patrick Egan .... grip
Eric S. Eichelberger .... swing
Gerald Fernando .... second assistant camera: second unit (as Gerald C. Fernando)
Kevin Galvin .... on-set photographer (as Kevin Bersig-Galvin)
Sara Hahn .... second assistant camera (as Sara C. Hahn)
Emilie Jackson .... second assistant camera: second unit
Lee Kazista .... crane operator: second unit
David Lanese .... camera operator: second unit (as Dave Lanese)
Nick Petrie .... grip
Amanda Provost .... swing
Nate Spengler .... first assistant camera
Steve Sterling .... key grip
Brigid Swanick .... grip (as Bridgid Swanick)
Michael Yannetelli .... camera operator: second unit (as Mike Yannetelli)
 
Animation Department
John Boutwell .... senior animator
Nathan Gooden .... assistant animator
J. Noah Rubin .... senior animator (as J. Noah Rubin)
Miguel Valdes .... senior animator
 
Casting Department
Kali Riley .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Kayla Viani .... assistant costume designer
 
Editorial Department
Michael Christelles .... post-production assistant
Jared Crellin .... post-production assistant
Bruno Furtado .... post-production assistant
Jason Hill .... assistant editor
Daniel McNea .... post-production assistant
David O'Grady .... post-production assistant
Rob Rosenberg .... assistant editor
Miguel Valdes .... colorist
 
Music Department
Will Bethencourt .... music consultant
Freddy Freeman .... music consultant
Martin Petersen .... music consultant
Margarita Sullivan .... music clearances
Margarita Sullivan .... music consultant
Margarita Sullivan .... music supervisor
Marc Urselli .... music mixer
 
Transportation Department
Nathan Buffaloe .... driver
Tovi Collier .... driver
Dee Martin .... driver
Paul T. Robertson .... driver
Scott Sousa .... driver
 
Other crew
Mark Aranduque .... production accountant
Nora Bernard .... production assistant
Greg Boas .... documentary crew
Nathan Buffaloe .... production assistant
Michael Christelles .... title designer: end titles
Tovi Collier .... production assistant
Monty Diamond .... location scout
Rob Hauschild .... documentary crew
Jamila Hunter .... production assistant (as Jamila H. Hunter)
Alina Johnson .... production assistant
Evan Kenward .... key production assistant
Michelle Labriola .... assistant to director
David Lanese .... documentary crew (as Dave Lanese)
Stephen Langway .... production accountant
Brian Leung .... production assistant: second unit
Dee Martin .... production assistant
Daniel McNea .... production assistant: second unit
Rob Rosenberg .... bowling coach
Noah Rubin .... title designer: opening titls (as J. Noah Rubin)
Friday Savathphoune .... script supervisor
Scott Sousa .... production assistant
Miguel Valdes .... title designer: opening titles
 

Production CompaniesDistributorsOther Companies

Additional Details

Also Known As:
Country:
Language:
Color:
Certification:

Did You Know?

Trivia:
The DVD includes two Easter eggs: a deleted scene and an interview shot during production.See more »
Quotes:
Carlos:[putting ice on Michael's knee and trying to make up with him] You have to take care of this knee, gordito. How's that feel?
Michael:Much better now.
Carlos:I love you Michael.
Michael:I love you too, osito.
Carlos:And I wanna be with you at the hospital when you go.
Michael:Really?
Carlos:I would be lucky to be by your side.
Michael:Thank you. That won't be necessary.
Carlos:Why, gordito? Please.
Michael:Carlos, I'm not going to have the surgery.
[...]
See more »
Movie Connections:
References Selena (1997)See more »

FAQ

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
3 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
A great journey into the bear world, 30 January 2012
Author: nnenok from Slovenia

This movie is a fine example of a project, made for a specific subgroup. Considering how much fun everybody's having and how unbelievably relaxed all the actors are, it could easily be a project among friends. And a well-done one.

The story is simple: young Tyler finally comes out of the closet for the second time when he admits he likes bears, and starts exploring the bear scene with all its positive and negative sides. And, of course, falls in love on the way.

The movie is full of inside jokes (by not being on the bear scene, I probably missed quite a few), but that's great, considering it was made for that specific group and not so much for the general public. It's a movie for bears and bear lovers to feel better in their own skin (and for open-minded others).

My only negative remark would be about the script (the text) - it often tends to be really forced, it doesn't flow and seems unnatural. However, this doesn't go for the role of Brent. According to IMDb, the actor Stephen Guarino is a professional comedian and this is really obvious from the movie. It seems like the writers didn't write the words for him because they assumed he will be much better improvising everything on the spot anyway. He is definitely the most hilarious character in the movie.

Conclusion: a really really funny movie. Apparently #2 is coming out this year and I'm hoping it will be at least as funny as the first part.

Was the above review useful to you?
See more (13 total) »

Message Boards

Discuss this movie with other users on IMDb message board for BearCity (2010)
Recent Posts (updated daily)User
Same old stereotype dmnemaine
I wonder why there weren't any actors from BEARFILMS in BearCity? ukgermanbear
Where are the Bears? amberbaer
See more »

Recommendations

If you enjoyed this title, our database also recommends:
- - - - -
Milk Stonewall I Love You Phillip Morris Brokeback Mountain Noah's Arc: Jumping the Broom
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
Show more recommendations

Related Links

Full cast and crew Company credits External reviews
News articles IMDb Comedy section IMDb USA section

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.