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North of Pittsburgh (1992)

Set in 1975, Tony Andretti (Jeff Schultz) is an aimless young Ontario man who earns a dangerous living running pot from Pittsburgh to the Canadian border. Rosa Andretti (Viveca Lindfors) is... See full summary »

Director:

Richard Martin

Writer:

Jeff Schultz
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7 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jeff Schultz ... Tony Andretti
Byron Lucas Byron Lucas ... Willy
John Cassini ... Gus
Viveca Lindfors ... Rosa Andretti
Cordell Wynne Cordell Wynne ... Priest
Robert Clothier ... Nonno
John 'Bear' Curtis ... Henchman 1
Jano Frandsen Jano Frandsen ... Henchman 2
Colin Banner Colin Banner ... Henchman 3
Timothy Webber ... Lyman
Keith Martin Gordey Keith Martin Gordey ... Border Guard
Brent Stait ... Mechanic
Suzanne Ristic Suzanne Ristic ... Patricia
Mario Sweet Mario Sweet ... Buddy
Maria Gentile Maria Gentile ... Louisa
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Storyline

Set in 1975, Tony Andretti (Jeff Schultz) is an aimless young Ontario man who earns a dangerous living running pot from Pittsburgh to the Canadian border. Rosa Andretti (Viveca Lindfors) is his tough and determined grandmother who neither trusts nor likes her grandson very much. The unlikely duo are forced to hit the road together. Tony, on the run from a bungled drug drop, and Rosa, attempting to get compensation money for her husband's death from black lung disease. The road leads them through heartache, despair and eventually to understanding... Written by Richard Martin <acme@portal.ca>

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A tough kid, A tougher grandma... A relationship... Fat Chance

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 December 1992 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Ao Norte de Pittsburgh See more »

Filming Locations:

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color
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