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Amongst Friends (1993)

R | | Crime, Drama | 23 July 1993 (USA)
Three bored Long Island buddies seek excitement on the streets, with perilous results.

Director:

Rob Weiss

Writer:

Rob Weiss
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Chris Santos ... Young Andy
Michael Leb Michael Leb ... Young Trevor
Christian Thom ... Young Billy
Lou Cantelmo Lou Cantelmo ... Andy's Father
Jerry Leonard Jerry Leonard ... Andy's Grandfather
David Stepkin David Stepkin ... Jack Trattner
Greg Bernardi Greg Bernardi ... Poker Player
Lou Bernardi Lou Bernardi ... Poker Player
Charles Mattina Charles Mattina ... Poker Player
Adam Montalbano Adam Montalbano ... Kid in Fight
Michael Sorvino ... Kid in Fight
Jay Gordon ... Billy's Father
Michael Weiss ... Drug Dealer
Joseph Granda ... Billy (as Joseph Lindsey)
Andy Weiss ... Kid at Door
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Storyline

Three bored Long Island buddies seek excitement on the streets, with perilous results.

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Born with everything they had to have more. See more »

Genres:

Crime | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, drug use, sexuality, and pervasive strong language | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 July 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Amongst Friends See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$265,000

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$265,000
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

'Rob Weiss' wrote the script in desperation after first dropping out of design school, then getting kicked out of film school and failing to make it as a Long Island nightclub promoter. See more »

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Da Hood
Performed by Da Youngstas (as Da Youngsta's)
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Dialog from Amongst Friends on Entourage
23 August 2006 | by jruth3See all my reviews

Did anyone else catch Johnny Drama filming the Edward Burns pilot on Entourage, and borrowing the same dialogue that Bobby (Rob Weiss, co-Exec Producer of the show) utters just before the robbery scene?

"Nobody went up there and told you nuttin. It's not the same anymore. It's different now. It's not just happenin over there - it's not just happenin over there - it's happenin here - it's happenin everywhere. All tree of 'em went - boom, boom, boom - one after the next..."

Rob Weiss didn't write that episode though - some dude named Brian Burns did. Maybe Weiss got to have some fun inserting his favorite tough guy talk from 13 years ago into that little movie within a show...


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