Released in the USA on December 21 of 1984, "Johnny Dangerously" (also known as "Pericolosamente Johnny", "Johnny G. - Gangster wider Willen") is a Comedy/Crime film directed by Amy Heckerling , starring Michael Keaton, Joe Piscopo, Marilu Henner, Maureen Stapleton, Peter Boyle and Griffin Dunne.
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Who directed "Johnny Dangerously":
Johnny Dangerously was directed by Amy Heckerling, an American director, writer, producer, and actor.
Before making Johnny Dangerously, Amy Heckerling had directed Fast Times at Ridgemont High, released in 1982. Since, he directed European Vacation, released in 1985, Look Who's Talking (1989), Look Who's Talking Too (1990), Clueless (1995), A Night at the Roxbury (1998), and Loser (2000).
When was "Johnny Dangerously" released:
Johnny Dangerously was first released in the United States on Friday, December 21, 1984. Other films released on Friday, December 21, 1984 are Birdy (dir. Alan Parker), The Flamingo Kid, and Protocol (dir. Herbert Ross). This was thirty-five (35) years ago.
Who is at the casting of "Johnny Dangerously":
At the casting of Johnny Dangerously we find Michael Keaton, previously seen in Mr. Mom (1983) and Night Shift (1982); Joe Piscopo (The House of God (1984), King Kong (1976)); Marilu Henner (Cannonball Run II (1984), Hammett (1982)) [ more... ]
- Danny DeVito and Marilu Henner can both be seen in Man on the Moon, released in 1999.
- Peter Boyle and Mike Bacarella can also be seen in While You Were Sleeping, released in 1995.
- Scott Thomson and Ray Walston can both be seen in Fast Times at Ridgemont High, released in 1982.
What is the Storyline of "Johnny Dangerously":
A pet shop owner catches a young boy shoplifting a puppy. To discourage the kid from a life of crime, the owner tells a story . . .
It is 1910. Young Johnny Kelly is a poor but honest newsboy in New York City. Johnny beats up Danny Vermin in self defense and discovers his mom needs an operation they cannot afford. Since the execution of Johnny's father, Killer Kelly, his widow, Ma Kelly, has supported Johnny and his younger brother, Tommy, who is fascinated by the law.
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