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"Avalon" is a Drama film directed by Barry Levinson, released in the USA on October 05 of 1990 . Leo Fuchs is starring, alongside Eve Gordon, Lou Jacobi, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Elizabeth Perkins and Joan Plowright.

Three generations of family. They shared a dream called America in a place called Avalon.

Who directed "Avalon":

Avalon was directed by Barry Levinson, an American director, producer, writer, and actor.

Before Avalon, Barry Levinson had directed Rain Man, released in 1988, Good Morning, Vietnam (1987), Tin Men (1987), Young Sherlock Holmes (1985), The Natural (1984), and Diner (1982). Since, he directed Bugsy, released in 1991, Toys (1992), Jimmy Hollywood (1994), Disclosure (1994), Wag the Dog (1997), and Sphere (1998).

When was "Avalon" released:

Avalon was first released on Friday, October 05, 1990, in the United States. Another film released on Friday, October 05, 1990 is Desperate Hours (dir. Michael Cimino). This was twenty-nine (29) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, March 13, 1991 in France; Thursday, March 07, 1991 in Germany; Thursday, February 07, 1991 in Australia and on Saturday, January 26, 1991 in Japan.

What is the cast of "Avalon":

At the casting of Avalon we find Leo Fuchs, previously seen in The Frisco Kid (1979) and The Story of Ruth (1960); Eve Gordon (The World According to Garp (1982)); Lou Jacobi (Amazon Women on the Moon (1987), The Boss' Wife (1986)) [ more... ]

  • Armin Mueller-Stahl and Joan Plowright also appeared together in The Assistant, released in 1997.
  • Eve Gordon and Elijah Wood can both be seen in Paradise, released in 1991.
  • Armin Mueller-Stahl and Joan Plowright also appeared in A Pyromaniac's Love Story, released in 1995.
  • Aidan Quinn and Rachel Aviva also appeared together in The Lemon Sisters, released in 1990.

What is the Storyline of "Avalon":

It is the early 1950s, and much has happened to the family of immigrant Sam Krichinsky since he first arrived in America in 1914 and eventually settled in Baltimore.

Television is new. Neighborhoods are changing, with more and more families moving to the suburbs. Wallpaper has been Sam's profession, but his son Jules wants to try his hand at opening a large discount-appliance store with his cousin, Izzy, maybe even do their own commercials on TV.

Jules and his wife, Ann, still live with his [...]

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