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A Price Above Rubies ()


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About a young woman who is married to a devout Jew and the problems that trouble their marriage because of the woman wanting something more out of her life

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Sonia Horowitz
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Sender Horowitz
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Rachel
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Ramon Garcia
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Mendel Horowitz
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Rebbitzn
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Rebbe Moshe
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Beggar Woman
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Schnuel
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Feiga
Timothy Jerome ...
Dr. Bauer (as Tim Jerome)
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Mrs. Gelbart
Joyce Reehling ...
Shaindy
Shelton Dane ...
Yossi
Jackie Ryan ...
Young Sonia
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Hrundi Kapoor
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Mr. Berman
Teodorina Bello ...
Mrs. Garcia
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Chief Gabbai
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Young Gabbai #1
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Gabbai #2
Marvin Einhorn ...
Gabbai #3
Mark Zimmerman ...
Doctor
Richard Lifschutz ...
The Moel (as Richard 'Izzy' Lifschutz)
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Baruch
Sam Jennings ...
Heshie
Erin Rakow ...
Tsipi
Asher Tabak ...
Yechiel
Allen Swift ...
Mr. Fishbein
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Nelson
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Mr. Sugarman (as Peter Slutsker)
Lauren Klein ...
Sonia's Mother
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Earring Woman
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Ty
Asia Minor ...
Homegirl
Rosanna Plasencia ...
Homegirl #2
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Mr. Engelberg
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Young Hassid
Karen Contreras ...
Young Woman
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Lady Vendor
Mel Duane Gionson ...
Paranoid Vendor
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Smooth Vendor
Leyla Aalam ...
Israeli Woman
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bill Cook ...
Hasidic Man (uncredited)
Khalid Gonçalves ...
(uncredited)
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Gabi Bodyguard (uncredited)
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Witness (uncredited)
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Chasid (uncredited)
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Hasidic Bodyguard (uncredited)

Directed by

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Boaz Yakin

Written by

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Boaz Yakin ... (written by)

Produced by

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Lawrence Bender ... producer
Adam Brightman ... line producer
JoAnn Fregalette Jansen ... co-producer (as Joann Fregalette Jansen)
John Penotti ... producer
Bob Weinstein ... executive producer
Harvey Weinstein ... executive producer

Music by

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Lesley Barber

Cinematography by

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Adam Holender

Film Editing by

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Arthur Coburn

Editorial Department

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Gregg Apirian ... second assistant editor
Gary Burritt ... negative cutter
Tracey D'Arcy ... post-production coordinator
Blake Maniquis ... assistant editor: Los Angeles
Anne McCabe ... assistant editor: New York
Ricardo Olivero ... color timer
Anil Urmil ... assistant editor (uncredited)

Casting By

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Douglas Aibel

Production Design by

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Dan Leigh

Set Decoration by

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Leslie E. Rollins

Costume Design by

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Ellen Lutter

Makeup Department

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Wayne Herndon ... key hair stylist
Lori Hicks ... key makeup artist
John Quaglia ... key hair stylist (as John D. Quaglia)

Production Management

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Heidi Vogel ... post-production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Rick Lange ... second second assistant director
Marco Londoner ... second assistant director
David 'Wex' Wechsler ... first assistant director (as David Wechsler)

Art Department

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Peter Betulia ... construction key grip (as Peter Anthony Betulia)
John Billeci ... shop electrician
Dennis Causey ... set dresser (as Dennis Lee Causey)
Rodney Clark ... carpenter
Robert A. Conroy ... construction grip
James Curry ... carpenter (as James J. Curry)
Chris DeTitta ... lead man (as Christopher J. Detitta)
Cyd Fenwick ... scenic artist
Rossana Fiore ... camera scenic artist
John J. Flugel ... set dresser
Laura G. Gillen ... scenic artist
Elizabeth Goodall ... scenic artist
Anne Beiser Haywood ... charge scenic artist (as Ann Haywood)
Brent Haywood ... construction coordinator
Eryka Seimona Henderson ... art department facilitator
Elaine Housman ... sculptor
Duncan Hoxworth ... stand-by carpenter
Tyler Kim ... assistant property master (as Tyler H. Kim)
Julius Kozlowski ... scenic artist
Kevin Ladson ... property master (as Kevin C. Ladson)
Ulf Lovén ... carpenter (as Ulf Loven)
Salvatore Sirico ... carpenter
William J. Stabile ... draftsperson (as William Stabile)
Kenneth Stopsky ... construction foreman
Mitch Towse ... set dresser
Gary Wimmer ... scenic artist
Robert Currie ... on-set dresser (uncredited)

Sound Department

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Pembrooke Andrews ... dialogue assistant
John Chandler ... foley editor
Paul Curtis ... dialogue editor
Robert Fitzgerald ... sound effects editor / supervising sound editor
Elisabeth Flaum ... sound effects editor
Shawn Kennelly ... dialogue assistant (as Sean Kenelly)
Alan Kerr ... foley artist
George Leong ... boom operator
Jason Lezama ... adr recordist / foley editor
Richard Murphy ... second boom operator
Tim Rakoczy ... assistant sound editor
Sergio Reyes ... re-recording mixer
Joan Rowe ... foley artist
Katie Rowe ... foley artist
Sean Rowe ... foley artist
William Sarokin ... sound mixer
B. Tennyson Sebastian III ... re-recording mixer
Frederick H. Stahly ... adr editor / dialogue editor
John C. Stuver ... adr editor (as Stuv) / dialogue editor (as Stuv)
Eric Thompson ... foley mixer
Jeff Vaughn ... adr mixer

Special Effects by

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John Ottesen ... special effects coordinator (as John M. Ottesen)

Visual Effects by

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Randall Balsmeyer ... visual effects
Mindy Minkow ... optical camera (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department

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Michael J. Betzag ... best boy grip (as Michael Betzag)
John Cambria ... first assistant camera
Michael Cambria ... second assistant camera
Andrew Casey ... Steadicam operator
Damien F. Donohue ... company grip
John Donohue ... dolly grip
Joseph Donohue ... company grip (as Joseph Donohue III)
Abbot Genser ... still photographer
Shaun Gilbert ... electrician (as Shaun C. Gilbert)
Chris Hayes ... camera operator
Michael 'Flash' McDonald ... electrician (as Michael McDonald)
Billy Miller ... key grip (as William A. Miller)
Rocco Palmieri ... electrician
Linda Phillips ... electrician
Francis A. Porter ... camera trainee
Scott H. Ramsey ... gaffer
Mike Reed ... electrician (as Michael Reed)
Mark Schwentner ... best boy electric
Christopher Vaccaro ... company grip
Craig Vaccaro ... key rigging grip
Nicky 'Nuckles' Vaccaro ... company grip

Casting Department

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Peggy Adler ... casting associate
Jordan Beswick ... casting associate
Dena Trakes ... extras casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Barbara Krauthamer ... wardrobe supervisor (as Barbara Krauthamer)
Sally Lesser ... costume shopper
Winsome G. McKoy ... wardrobe supervisor

Location Management

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Marc Ameruso ... location assistant
Alexander Berberich ... location assistant
Tom Betterton ... location scout
Seth Burch ... location manager
Janet Henry ... location assistant
Jabbar E. McDonald ... location assistant
Gary Scott ... assistant location manager
Joseph Zolfo ... assistant location manager

Music Department

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Lesley Barber ... orchestrator
Stuart Brawley ... music engineer
Daniel DiPrima ... music editor (as Dan Diprima)
Ken Kugler ... conductor
David Low ... music contractor
George Doering ... musician (uncredited)
Paul Hepker ... additional orchestrator (uncredited)
Denise Okimoto ... music editor (uncredited)

Transportation Department

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William Baker ... driver: props
Rich Battista ... driver: grip (as Richard Battista)
Kerry Clark ... parking coordinator
Dennis Drogan ... driver: maxi van (as Ronald Dennis Drogan)
Robert Dwyer ... driver: camera
Leo Fotopoulos ... driver: honeywagon
Kevin Griffin ... driver: swing (as Kevin P. Griffin)
Robert Lansing ... driver: electric
John Leonidas ... transportation captain
Dennis Radesky ... transportation co-captain
Luis Rodriguez ... driver: wardrobe
Barry Sweeney ... driver: set dressing

Other crew

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Jerome Best ... adr voice
Corey Bobker ... production assistant
Hunter Carson ... set production assistant
Jake Chipps ... adr voice
Jason Cramer ... post-production accountant
Denise T. Davidson ... assistant: Ellen Cutter
Pete Dominick ... set production assistant
Ann Du Val ... legal
Maureen Duffy ... completion bond
Joe Facey ... craft service
John B. Finn ... payroll accountant
Mary Gambardella ... script supervisor
Ellen Gannon ... production coordinator
Joyce Goldman ... adr voice
Henry Goldscher ... adr voice
Carlos K. Goodman ... legal services (as Carlos Goodman)
Alicia Haldenwang ... production assistant
Marlus Harding ... assistant accountant (as Marlus C. Harding)
Kali R. Harrison ... set production assistant (as Kali Rashad Harrison)
Eddi Herschler ... adr voice (as Eddie Herschler)
Bernard Hiller ... adr voice
Winnie Hiller ... adr voice
Rob Ludwig ... Ramon's studio consultant (as Robin David Ludwig)
Lev Mailer ... adr voice
Courtney McDonnell ... assistant: Lawrence Bender
Margo Myers ... production accountant (as Margo A. Myers)
Neil Orlowski ... key set production assistant
Deborah Owen ... post-production accountant
Dan Perri ... producer: title sequence / title designer
Tom Piechura ... unit publicist
Jay Richard Piro ... set production assistant
Jess Platt ... dialect consultant
Jeremy D. Pratt ... stage manager
Sally Rainer ... adr voice
Burton Sharp ... adr group coordinator / adr voice
Jamie Sheridan ... set production assistant (as James E. Sheridan)
Jeff Springer ... legal
Bill Stern ... adr voice
Anita Sum ... production associate
Jeff Swafford ... assistant: Lawrence Bender
Glen-Bob Sweet ... adr voice
Shane Sweet ... adr voice
Ruthie Tanami ... product placement
Andrew Vogliano ... production secretary
Henry Winston ... post-production accountant
Kurt Woolner ... completion bond
Yogi ... parking production assistant
Jennifer Yun ... assistant: John Penotti
King Lee ... production assistant (uncredited)
Eli Roth ... stand-in (uncredited)
Shelley Zacharia ... tutor (uncredited)

Thanks

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Joseph Byrne ... special thanks (as Lt. Joseph Byrne)
John Carrabino ... special thanks
Lisa Davidowitz ... special thanks
John Diemer ... special thanks
Kevin Doyle ... special thanks
Scott Fleischer ... special thanks
Kim Green ... special thanks
Alice Hughes ... special thanks
Julie Kirkham ... special thanks
Barbara Koplin ... special thanks
Stephen Koplin ... special thanks
Jack Lechner ... special thanks
Matthew D. Loeb ... special thanks (as Matt Loeb)
Tory Metzger ... special thanks
Tom O'Donnell ... special thanks
Nicole Pennington ... special thanks
Elyse Scherz ... special thanks
Pat Scott ... special thanks (as Patricia Reed Scott)
Eric Shonz ... special thanks
Mike Simpson ... special thanks
Nick Stevens ... special thanks
Lee Stollman ... special thanks
Jessica Tuchinsky ... special thanks
Crew believed to be complete

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Plot Summary

About a young woman who is married to a devout Jew and the problems that trouble their marriage because of the woman wanting something more out of her life Written by Doug

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Taglines In a world of rules... one woman is ruled by her passion. See more »
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Also Known As
  • A Price Below Rubies (United States)
  • Sonia Horowitz, l'insoumise (France)
  • Teurer als Rubine (Germany)
  • El precio de la libertad (Spain)
  • Um Preço Acima dos Rubis (Brazil)
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  • 117 min
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Did You Know?

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Trivia Mendel says Sonia's birthstone is the ruby, this would make her birthdate somewhere in July. See more »
Goofs Most of the action takes place between Sonya's birthday, which is in July, as evidenced by her birthstone, the ruby), and Yom Kippur, which is in the early fall. However, in all the outdoor scenes, it is clearly winter, as evidenced by the winter coats on all characters and extras. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in The Newton Boys/Meet the Deedles/A Price Above Rubies/No Looking Back (1998). See more »
Soundtracks Arovecha See more »

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