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Blue in the Face

15th September 1995
1h 23m
Wayne Wang, Paul Auster

Blue in the Face is a 1995 Comedy film released on 15th September; Wayne Wang and Paul Auster directed the film which stars Michael J. Fox, Harvey Keitel, and Mira Sorvino. The film was a box office failure, making a loss of $725,000 on its budget.

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Auggie runs a small tobacco shop in Brooklyn, New York. The whole neighborhood comes to visit him to buy cigarettes and have some small talk. During the movie Lou Reed tries to explain why he has to have a cut on his health insurance bill if he keeps smoking and Madonna acts as a Singing Telegram.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 8:35pm.

Cast (21)

Michael J. Fox's profile Michael J. Fox
Age at Filming ≈ 33
Harvey Keitel's profile Harvey Keitel
Age at Filming ≈ 55
Mira Sorvino's profile Mira Sorvino
Age at Filming ≈ 27
Keith David's profile Keith David
Age at Filming ≈ 38
Roseanne Barr's profile Roseanne Barr
Age at Filming ≈ 42
Giancarlo Esposito's profile Giancarlo Esposito
Age at Filming ≈ 36
Jared Harris's profile Jared Harris
Age at Filming ≈ 33
Victor Argo's profile Victor Argo
Age at Filming ≈ 60
Lily Tomlin's profile Lily Tomlin
Age at Filming ≈ 55
José Zúñiga's profile José Zúñiga
Age at Filming ≈ 29
Madonna's profile Madonna
Age at Filming ≈ 36
John Lurie's profile John Lurie
Age at Filming ≈ 42
Lou Reed's profile Lou Reed
Age at Filming ≈ 52
RuPaul's profile RuPaul
Age at Filming ≈ 34
Malik Yoba's profile Malik Yoba
Age at Filming ≈ 27
Stephen Gevedon
Age at Filming ≈ 28
Jim Jarmusch
Age at Filming ≈ 41

Watch Blue in the Face (1995) online

Updated: 15th Jan 2024, 6:56pm

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Blue in the Face Stats

Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

19% 20-29
29% 30-39
14% 40-49
14% 50-59
5% 60-69
19% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

29% Female
71% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

100% Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

100% Unknown

Blue in the Face FAQ

When was Blue in the Face released?

Blue in the Face was released on Friday September 15th, 1995.

How much did Blue in the Face cost to make?

The budget was $2,000,000.

How much money did Blue in the Face make?

The worldwide revenue was $1,275,000.

Is Blue in the Face on Netflix?

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

Is Blue in the Face on Amazon Prime?

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

Is Blue in the Face on Disney Plus?

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