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Heartbeat (1987)

Surrealistic journey into the experiences and reflections of a documentary filmmaker as he evaluates the people and places that have made up his life

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John Nicolella
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Cast

Credited cast:
Don Johnson ... Documentary Filmmaker
Maria Johnson Maria Johnson ... Nurse in Village
Paul Shaffer ... Filmmaker's Assistant
Giancarlo Esposito ... Gang Member #1
Angela Alvarado ... Prostitute
Lori Singer ... Filmmaker's Wife
Chadd Phinney Chadd Phinney ... Filmmaker as a Boy
Daisy Alexandra Sylbert-Torres Daisy Alexandra Sylbert-Torres ... Amanda, Filmmakers daughter (as Daisy Alexandra Sylbert)
Sandahl Bergman ... Filmmaker's Mother
David Carradine ... Man Playing Dice
Luis Guzmán ... Gang Member #2
Willie Nelson ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Anthony Correa ... Rebel
Rhonda C. Johnson Rhonda C. Johnson ... Gang Leader
Dweezil Zappa ... Band Performer
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Surrealistic journey into the experiences and reflections of a documentary filmmaker as he evaluates the people and places that have made up his life

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 May 1987 (USA) See more »

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Color
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