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Alamo Bay ()


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A despondent Vietnam veteran in danger of losing his livelihood is pushed to the edge when he sees Vietnamese immigrants moving into the fishing industry in a Texas bay town.

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Glory
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Shang
Ho Nguyen ...
Dinh
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Wally
Truyen V. Tran ...
Ben
Rudy Young ...
Skinner
Cynthia Carle ...
Honey
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Luis (as Martino LaSalle)
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Mac
Lucky Mosley ...
Ab Crankshaw
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Sheriff
Michael Ballard ...
Wendell
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Leon
Jerry Biggs ...
Buddy
Mark Hanks ...
Brandon
Khoa Van Le ...
Father Ky
Tony Frank ...
Leroy
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Diane
Max Evers ...
Pete
Buddy Killen ...
Rev. Disney
Doris Hargrave ...
Mrs. Ranney
Harvey Lewis ...
Tex
Ed Opstad ...
Cal
Christopher Blum ...
Quick Finance
Xuan Thi Le ...
Woman Shopper
Lan Ti Do ...
Bao
Le Nguyen ...
Mai
Tuan Tran ...
Ho
Carolyn Farnsworth ...
Marge
Jeanette Hudson Gray ...
Rita Venable
David Ivanowski ...
Tim Hurt
Mary Carroll Kinnett ...
Kendy
Barbara Opstad ...
Woman in Bar
Norman Spells ...
Fisherman
Ken West ...
Fisherman
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Band Member (as Ray Benson Seiffert)
Johnny Gimble ...
Band Member
Tony Anastasio ...
Band Member
Richard Hormachea ...
Band Member
Wally Murphy ...
Band Member
Reese Wynans ...
Band Member
Donna Callaway Nugent ...
Rev. Disney's wife
Laura Casterline ...
Brandon's Girlfriend
Reathel Bean ...
Radio DJ
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Texas Voice #1
Sally Sockwell ...
Texas Voice #2
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Texas Voice #3
Stan Wilson ...
Texas Voice #4
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Joseph Oliveira ...
Fisherman (uncredited)

Directed by

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Louis Malle

Written by

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Alice Arlen ... (written by)

Produced by

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Ken Golden ... associate producer
Louis Malle ... producer
Vincent Malle ... producer
Ross Milloy ... executive producer

Music by

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Ry Cooder

Cinematography by

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Curtis Clark

Film Editing by

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James Bruce

Editorial Department

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Matthew Gaddis ... assistant editor

Casting By

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Ellen Chenoweth
Juliet Taylor

Production Design by

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Trevor Williams

Art Direction by

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Rhiley Fuller

Set Decoration by

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Christian Kelly

Costume Design by

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Deirdre N. Williams ... (as Deirdre Williams)

Makeup Department

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Rita Ogden ... hair stylist / makeup artist

Production Management

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Ken Golden ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Fred Berner ... first assistant director
Mark McGann ... second assistant director

Art Department

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Tommy Allen ... property master (as Tom Allen)
Charles Cirigliano ... key set builder
John M. Dwyer ... set dresser (as John Dwyer)
Ann Edgeworth ... property assistant
Sandy Hamilton ... property assistant
Ben Oshman ... key set dresser
Raymond M. Samitz ... construction coordinator
Elizabeth Wilcox ... scenic artist

Sound Department

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Emmanuelle Castro ... sound editor
Daniel Couteau ... foley artist
Dominique Hennequin ... re-recording mixer
Kate Hirson ... adr editor
Michèle Hollander ... assistant sound editor
Chris Jenkins ... re-recording mixer (as Christopher Jenkins)
Danny Michael ... location sound mixer
Marc-Jon Sullivan ... boom operator (as Marc Jon Sullivan)

Special Effects by

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Michael Clifford ... assistant special effects (as Mike Clifford)
Gene Grigg ... special effects

Stunts

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Victor Magnotta ... stunt coordinator
Konrad Sheehan ... stunt double

Camera and Electrical Department

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Michael F. Barrow ... gaffer (as Michael Barrow)
Todd Crandall ... first assistant camera
Michael Fedack ... grip
Haddon Hufford ... dolly grip
Frederick Iannone ... second assistant camera (as Fred Iannone)
Robert Ippolito ... grip
Kevin Janicelli ... best boy
Miguel Jimenez ... electrician
Constantine Makris ... camera operator: second unit
John L. Oates ... electrician
George Pattison ... key grip
Edward J. Pei ... assistant camera: second unit (as Edward Pei)
Scott H. Ramsey ... electrician
John Seakwood ... still photographer
Paul Wachter ... grip

Casting Department

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Pamela Guest ... casting assistant (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Paulette Aller ... wardrobe supervisor

Location Management

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Steve Schottenfeld ... location manager

Music Department

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Mark Ettel ... score engineer (uncredited)

Transportation Department

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Henry Castillo ... transportation captain
Jerry McKnight ... transportation coordinator
Joseph Lockwood ... driver (uncredited)

Other crew

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Ellen Adolph ... assistant auditor
Sarah M. Brim ... production assistant (as Sally Brim)
Philippe Browning ... production assistant
Geraldine Buckley ... assistant publicist
George Caudill Jr. ... intern
Robin Chambers ... assistant: Louis and Vincent Malle (as Robin Chambers-Samitz)
Lan Ti Do ... technical advisor
Dick Dubuque ... production auditor (as Richard Dubuque)
Eileen Eichenstein ... production office coordinator
Johanna Jensen ... production assistant
France Lachapelle ... script supervisor
Dot LeBlanc ... technical advisor
Mike LeBlanc ... boat wrangler
'Rusty' Lemon ... technical advisor
Mike Mathes ... intern
Luis Perez ... technical advisor
Johnny Rios ... production assistant
Nathan 'Peanut' Wright ... technical advisor
Burke Mattsson ... title designer (uncredited)
Crew believed to be complete

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Storyline

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Plot Keywords
Taglines Alamo Bay. A place where everyone risked everything for a piece of the American Dream. See more »
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Also Known As
  • Alamo Bay (La bahía del odio) (Spain)
  • La bahía del odio (Uruguay)
  • A Baía do Ódio (Brazil)
  • Залив Аламо (Soviet Union, Russian title)
  • La Bahia del odio (Argentina)
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Runtime
  • 98 min
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Box Office

Opening Weekend United States $20,505, 07 Apr 1985
Cumulative Worldwide Gross $522,087

Did You Know?

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Trivia Dallas Cowboys linebacker Dat Nguyen appears as one of the child extras, and his sister Le Nguyen is credited with the role of Mai. In the early scene showing the Vietnamese family dinner, their grandfather says grace. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Heartbreakers/The Hit/Alamo Bay/A Private Function (1985). See more »
Soundtracks Too Close See more »

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