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Sleepers

R

18 Oct 1996

2 hr 27 min

Crime, Drama, Thriller

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When friendship runs deeper than blood
Two gangsters seek revenge on the state jail worker who during their stay at a youth prison sexually abused them. A sensational court hearing takes place to charge him for the crimes. A moving drama from director Barry Levinson.

Details

Status: Released
Country: USA
Language: English
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 4 nominations.
Budget: $44M

Production

Peter Giuliano (Executive Producer)
Gerrit van der Meer (Producer)
Lorenzo Carcaterra (Producer)
Barry Levinson (Producer)
Steve Golin (Producer)

Writing

(Screenplay)
(Novel)

Acting

Robert De Niro (as Father Bobby)
Brad Pitt (as Michael Sullivan)
Kevin Bacon (as Sean Nokes)
Jason Patric (as Lorenzo 'Shakes' Carcaterra)
Ron Eldard (as John Reilly)
Billy Crudup (as Tommy Marcano)
Dustin Hoffman (as Danny Snyder)
Minnie Driver (as Carol Martinez)
Vittorio Gassman (as King Benny)
Joseph Perrino (as Young Lorenzo 'Shakes' Carcaterra)
Brad Renfro (as Young Michael Sullivan)
Geoffrey Wigdor (as Young John Reilly)
Jonathan Tucker (as Young Tommy Marcano)
Terry Kinney (as Ralph Ferguson)
Bruno Kirby (as Shakes' Father)
Eugene Byrd (as Rizzo)
Frank Medrano (as Fat Mancho)
Ruth Maleczech (as Woman at Subway Station)
Tom Signorelli (as Confessional Man)
Jeffrey Donovan (as Addison)
Lennie Loftin (as Styler)
Wendell Pierce (as Little Caesar)
James Pickens Jr. (as Marlboro)
Danny Mastrogiorgio (as Nick Davenport)
Peter Rini (as Frank Magciccio)
John Slattery (as Carlson)
Dash Mihok (as K.C.)
Sean Patrick Reilly (as Young King Benny)
Saverio Guerra (as Man #1)
Larry Romano (as Man #2)
Aida Turturro (as Mrs. Salinas)
Chuck Low (as Judge)
Michael P. Moran (as Judge)
Peter Appel (as Boyfriend)

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