Unstrung Heroes

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  • PG
A 12-year-old (Nathan Watt) striving to cope with the impending death of his mother (Andie MacDowell) must leave her and his genius father (John Turturro) and live with his crazy uncles (Michael Richards, Maury Chaykin) in 1960s Los Angeles.
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A 12-year-old (Nathan Watt) striving to cope with the impending death of his mother (Andie MacDowell) must leave her and his genius father (John Turturro) and live with his crazy uncles (Michael Richards, Maury Chaykin) in 1960s Los Angeles.

Original Release

09/22/1995

US Release

09/22/1995

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Cast

Andie MacDowell Selma Lidz
John Turturro Sid Lidz
Michael Richards Danny Lidz
Nathan Watt Steven Lidz / Steven / Franz Lidz
Maury Chaykin Arthur Lidz
Anne De Salvo May
Celia Weston Amelia
Jack McGee Lindquist
Candice Azzara Joanie
Kendra Krull Sandy Lidz
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Diane Keaton

Writers

Franz Lidz, Richard LaGravenese

Cast

Andie MacDowell Selma Lidz
John Turturro Sid Lidz
Michael Richards Danny Lidz
Nathan Watt Steven Lidz / Steven / Franz Lidz
Maury Chaykin Arthur Lidz
Anne De Salvo May
Celia Weston Amelia
Jack McGee Lindquist
Candice Azzara Joanie
Kendra Krull Sandy Lidz
Giuseppe Andrews Ash
Lillian Adams Aunt Estelle
Lou Cutell Uncle Melvin
Sumer Park Nancy Oppenheim
Sean P. Donahue Ralph Crispi
Harold M. Schulweis Rabbi Blaustein
Zoaunne LeRoy Mrs. Kantruitz
Vince Melocchi Inspector Marshall
Charles Patrick In-crowd Boy
Alison Chalmers In-crowd Girl

Producers

Editors

Lisa Zeno Churgin

1996 Oscar Best Music, Original Musical or Comedy Score Nominated
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