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2nd September 1987
1h 40m
Barbet Schroeder
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Barfly is a 1987 Comedy Drama film released on 2nd September; Barbet Schroeder directed the film which stars Mickey Rourke, Alice Krige, and Pruitt Taylor Vince. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $221,568 on its budget.

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Downtrodden writer Henry and distressed goddess Wanda aren't exactly husband and wife: they're wedded to their bar stools. But they like each other's company- and Barfly captures their giddy, gin-soaked attempts to make a go of life on the skids.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 11:34pm.

Cast (37)

Mickey Rourke's profile Mickey Rourke
Age at Filming ≈ 34
Alice Krige's profile Alice Krige
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Pruitt Taylor Vince's profile Pruitt Taylor Vince
Age at Filming ≈ 26
Faye Dunaway's profile Faye Dunaway
Age at Filming ≈ 45
Gary Carlos Cervantes's profile Gary Carlos Cervantes
Age at Filming ≈ 33
J.C. Quinn's profile J.C. Quinn
Age at Filming ≈ 46
Fritz Feld's profile Fritz Feld
Age at Filming ≈ 86
Frank Stallone's profile Frank Stallone
Age at Filming ≈ 36
Jack Nance's profile Jack Nance
Age at Filming ≈ 43
Sandy Martin's profile Sandy Martin
Age at Filming ≈ 36
Joe Unger's profile Joe Unger
Age at Filming ≈ 37
Leonard Termo's profile Leonard Termo
Age at Filming ≈ 51
Pearl Shear
Age at Filming ≈ 68
Vance Colvig
Age at Filming ≈ 68
Gloria LeRoy
Age at Filming ≈ 55
Albert Henderson
Age at Filming ≈ 71
Ronald G. Joseph's profile Ronald G. Joseph
Age at Filming ≈ 42
Lahmard J. Tate
Age at Filming ≈ 16
George Marshall Ruge
Age at Filming ≈ 34
Rik Colitti
Age at Filming ≈ 52
Wil Albert
Age at Filming ≈ 56
Charles Bukowski
Age at Filming ≈ 66
Zeke Manners
Age at Filming ≈ 75

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Updated: 18th Jan 2024, 4:52pm

Production Companies

American Zoetrope

Barfly Stats

Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

3% 13-19
3% 20-29
19% 30-39
11% 40-49
11% 50-59
8% 60-69
5% 70-79
3% 80-89
3% 90+
35% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

30% Female
70% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

100% Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

100% Unknown

Barfly FAQ

When was Barfly released?

Barfly was released on Wednesday September 2nd, 1987.

How much did Barfly cost to make?

The budget was $3,000,000.

How much money did Barfly make?

The worldwide revenue was $3,221,568.

Is Barfly on Netflix?

No, Barfly is not currently available on Netflix in the United States

Is Barfly on Amazon Prime?

No, Barfly is not currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States

Is Barfly on Disney Plus?

No, Barfly is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States