Eddie and the Cruisers1983

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Eddie and the Cruisers
Directed by:
Martin Davidson

Released on September 23 of 1983 in the USA, "Eddie and the Cruisers" (also known as "Banda di Eddie, La") is a Drama/Mystery/Musical film directed by Martin Davidson , starring Tom Berenger, Michael Paré, Joe Pantoliano, Matthew Laurance, Helen Schneider and David Wilson.

Rebel. Rocker. Lover. Idol. Vanished.

Who is the director of "Eddie and the Cruisers":

Eddie and the Cruisers was directed by Martin Davidson, an American director, writer, producer, and actor.

Before directing Eddie and the Cruisers, Martin Davidson had directed Hero at Large, released in 1980, Almost Summer (1978), The Lord's of Flatbush (1974). Since, he directed Heart of Dixie, released in 1989, Hard Promises (1991), Looking for an Echo (2000).

When was "Eddie and the Cruisers" released:

Eddie and the Cruisers was initially released on Friday, September 23, 1983, in the United States. Other films released on Friday, September 23, 1983 are The Big Chill (dir. Lawrence Kasdan), Last Plane Out (dir. David Nelson), Mil gritos tiene la noche (dir. Juan Piquer Simn), and Who Dares Wins (dir. Ian Sharp). This was thirty-six (36) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, February 08, 1985 in Germany.

What is the cast of "Eddie and the Cruisers":

At the casting of Eddie and the Cruisers we find Tom Berenger, previously seen in The Dogs of War (1981) and Butch and Sundance: The Early Days (1979); Michael Paré (); Joe Pantoliano (Risky Business (1983), The Final Terror (1983)) [ more... ]

  • Michael Paré, Matthew Laurance and Michael 'Tunes' Antunes have all also be seen in Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives!, released in 1989.
  • Matthew Laurance and Michael Paré also worked together in Streets of Fire, released in 1984.

What is the Storyline of "Eddie and the Cruisers":

The film is about a fictional 1960s rock 'n roll band called Eddie and the Cruisers. The band makes a name for itself while playing regularly at a Somers Point, New Jersey club called Tony Mart's. It is there that they meet Frank Ridgeway (Tom Berenger), whom Eddie Wilson (Michael Paré) hires to be the band's keyboard player and lyricist, and who he nicknames "Wordman". Doc Robbins and Sal Amato are skeptical of hiring Frank, who is not a trained musician or experienced song writer, but Eddie believes that [...]

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