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Diner

R

2 Apr 1982

1 hr 50 min

Comedy, Drama

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Suddenly, life was more than French fries, gravy, and girls.
Set in 1959, Diner shows how five young men resist their adulthood and seek refuge in their beloved Diner. The mundane, childish, and titillating details of their lives are shared. But the golden moments pass, and the men shoulder their responsibilities, leaving the Diner behind.

Details

Status: Released
Country: USA
Language: English
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 2 nominations.

Production

Mark Johnson (Executive Producer)
Jerry Weintraub (Producer)

Writing

(Screenplay)

Production Companies

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)

Acting

Steve Guttenberg (as Edward 'Eddie' Simmons)
Daniel Stern (as Laurence 'Shrevie' Schreiber)
Mickey Rourke (as Robert 'Boogie' Sheftell)
Kevin Bacon (as Timothy Fenwick Jr.)
Tim Daly (as William 'Billy' Howard)
Ellen Barkin (as Beth Schreiber)
Paul Reiser (as Modell)
Kathryn Dowling (as Barbara)
Michael Tucker (as Bagel)
Jessica James (as Mrs. Simmons)
Colette Blonigan (as Carol Heathrow)
Kelle Kipp (as Diane)
John Aquino (as Tank)
Richard Pierson (as David Frazer)
Claudia Cron (as Jane Chisholm)
Tait Ruppert (as Methan)
Tom Tammi (as Howard Fenwick)
Pam Gail (as First Stripper)
Lauren Zaganas (as Second Stripper)
Sharon Ziman (as Elyse)
Mark Margolis (as Earl Mager)
Ralph Tabakin (as TV Customer)
Frank Stoegerer (as TV Director)
Nat Benchley (as Technical Director)
Frank Hennessy (as Audio Man)
Marvin Hunter (as Newscaster)
Lee Case (as Billy Howard's Father)
Clement Fowler (as Eddie Simmons' Father)
Howard Silverman (as Clothing Hustler)
Ted Bafaloukos (as George)
Barney Cohen (as Knocko)
Bruce Kluger (as Guy at Pool Hall)
Bruce Elliott (as Soap Opera Man)
Carole Copeland (as Soap Opera Woman)
Aryeh Cooperstock (as Rabbi)
Brian Costantini (as Drunk at Wedding)
Lorraine D. Glick (as Woman at Wedding)
Florence Moody (as Waitress)
Mary Lou Vukov (as Waitress)
Alan Kaplan (as Bagel's Friend)
Donald Saiontz (as Bagel's Friend)
Chief Gordon (as Man in Jail)
Beverly Sheehan (as Beautician)
Dusty Clare (as Salon Woman)

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