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The Shoemaker (2012)

Before Nike, and Adidas, there was the Hi-Jo! Here is a Brooklyn tale set back in the day about a young Italian-American shoemaker (Frank) on the verge of greatness. News comes from his ... See full summary »

Director:

Michael Kaves (as Kaves McLeer)

Writer:

Michael Kaves (as Kaves McLeer)

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Kaves Michael Kaves ... Frank (as Kaves)
Ava Lee Scott ... Louisa (as Alba Albanese)
Bree Michael Warner ... Marie
Burt Young ... Nicky the Greek
Peter Greene ... Dutchie
Joseph D'Onofrio ... John (as Joe D'Onofrio)
Vinny Vella Vinny Vella ... Older John
William Heins William Heins ... Willie Boy
Quinn McLeer Quinn McLeer ... Customer Shoelaces
Blaise McLeer Blaise McLeer ... Customer Shoelaces
Jack Hendrick Jack Hendrick ... Jackson
Rich Dibernardo Rich Dibernardo ... Harp Man
Jordan Cintorrino Jordan Cintorrino ... Customer Children
Michael Cintorrino Michael Cintorrino ... Customer Father
Alex Cintorrino Alex Cintorrino ... Customer Change
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Before Nike, and Adidas, there was the Hi-Jo! Here is a Brooklyn tale set back in the day about a young Italian-American shoemaker (Frank) on the verge of greatness. News comes from his cousins in Italy that they have obtained the first automated vulcanizing machinery to produce gym shoes called the Hi-Jo. All Frank needs is fifty thousand dollars to ship and set up a factory in Brooklyn and the help from the neighborhood, his friends and his family to achieve a dream of a lifetime! Everything seems to be in place until his wife walks into the shoe shop and asks for a divorce! Cast includes Burt Young, Peter Greene, Kaves, Alba Albanese, Bree Michael Warner, Joseph D'Onofrio, Vinny Vella and William Heins. Written by Anonymous

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Short | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 February 2012 (USA) See more »

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