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Federal Hill (1994)

In Providence's Italian neighborhood, Federal Hill, five young men face their choices as they become adults. Bobby, who's sort of dim, owes $30,000 to a counterfeiter who's demanding ... See full summary »

Director:

Michael Corrente
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3 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Nicholas Turturro ... Ralph
Anthony DeSando ... Nicky (as Anthony De Sando)
Libby Langdon ... Wendy
Michael Raynor ... Frank
Robert Turano ... Joey
Jason Andrews Jason Andrews ... Bobby
Phyllis Kay Phyllis Kay ... Gail
Biagio Conti Biagio Conti ... Max Haven
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Michael Corrente ... Fredo
Briggs Doherty Briggs Doherty ... Mr. Banno
Armen Garo ... Cop
Jimmy Landi Jimmy Landi ... Vinnie
Frank Vincent ... Sal
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Storyline

In Providence's Italian neighborhood, Federal Hill, five young men face their choices as they become adults. Bobby, who's sort of dim, owes $30,000 to a counterfeiter who's demanding payment; he asks Ralph, a gifted cat burglar, to help and Ralph comes up with a plan. Later, Frank's dad, who is one of the Hill's top mobsters, wants to have a talk with Ralph about some of this plan. Meanwhile, Ralph's best friend Nicky falls hard for Wendy, a rich blond from Brown, and Nicky begins to imagine a future with her away from Providence. Ralph thinks Nicky's making a big mistake and sets out to prove it. When Ralph insults Frank's dad, things come to a head. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong language, some sexuality and drug content
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 February 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Oi paranomoi dromoi See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$80,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$20,601, 11 December 1994

Gross USA:

$514,775

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$514,775
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Directorial debut of Michael Corrente. See more »

Alternate Versions

Originally shot and released in theaters in black and white; distributor required the film to be colorized for the video release, against director Michael Corrente's will, making it the only film made by a still-living director to be colorized. Both versions (colour and B/W) are now available on video. See more »

Connections

Featured in Outside Providence (1999) See more »

Soundtracks

Shut Up And Dance
Performed by The Rainbow Jimmies
Produced by David Bravo and Bob Held
Written by David Bravo and Bob Held and Nancy Bender
Published by: Limpopo Music (ASCAP)
Little L Music ASCAP), Tabby Dooby Music (BMI)
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good pt caspian
23 April 2002 | by quasproSee all my reviews

Overall the movie was okay. I never thought about Nicky and Ralphy's relationship and you are right, now I think about it, Ralph seem very jealous of Nicky's relationship with a woman. A lot foul language and tough acts throughout the film...typical of hoodlum type of movies.

I like to get the "run you away" theme song of the movie...can't seem to find it.


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