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Released in the USA on August 18 of 1988, "1969" (also known as "Generation von 1969, Die", "1969: i giorni della rabbia") is a Drama film directed by Ernest Thompson . Robert Downey Jr. and Kiefer Sutherland are starring, alongside Bruce Dern, Mariette Hartley, Winona Ryder and Joanna Cassidy.

The year the country split apart and a generation came together.

Who directed "1969":

1969 was directed by Ernest Thompson, an American actor, writer, and director.

After directing 1969, Ernest Thompson directed The Love Line, released in 2006.

What was the release date of "1969":

1969 was first released on Thursday, August 18, 1988, in the United States.. This was thirty-one (31) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, May 26, 1989 in the United Kingdom.

What is the casting of "1969":

At the casting of 1969 we find Robert Downey Jr., previously seen in Less Than Zero (1987) and The Pick-up Artist (1987); Kiefer Sutherland (Bright Lights, Big City (1988), The Killing Time (1987)); Bruce Dern (The Big Town (1987), Harry Tracy, Desperado (1982)) [ more... ]

  • Bruce Dern and Joanna Cassidy also appeared together in The Laughing Policeman, released in 1973.
  • Mariette Hartley and Bruce Dern also appeared in Marnie, released in 1964.
  • Joanna Cassidy and Winona Ryder can both be seen in Stay Cool, released in 2009.

What is the Storyline of "1969":

In 1969, two best friends, Ralph Karr (Robert Downey, Jr.) and Scott Denny (Kiefer Sutherland) are college students from a stuffy, upper-middle class suburban town in Maryland. The film begins with Ralph and Scott hitchhiking from their college to their hometown on Easter weekend. The boys finally arrive on Easter morning and shout their greetings across the glen to their family during a lakeside Easter Sunrise service, much to the amusement of Ralph's younger sister Beth (Winona Ryder) and mother [...]

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