American Buffalo

American Buffalo (1996)

They had a plan. It wasn't worth a nickle.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 1996-09-13
  • User Rating: 5.5/10 from 22 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 28min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Capitol Films
  • Production Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Director:
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From 22 Ratings


Three inner-city losers plan a robbery of a valuable coin in a seedy second-hand junk shop.

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  • Dustin Hoffman

    as Walt 'Teach' Teacher
  • Dennis Franz

    as Don 'Donny' Dubrow
  • Sean Nelson

    as Bob 'Bobby'
Directing Michael Corrente Director
Writing David Mamet Screenplay
Sound Thomas Newman Original Music Composer
Production Gregory Mosher Producer
Production John Sloss Executive Producer
Camera Richard Crudo Director of Photography
Editing Kate Sanford Editor
Art Daniel Talpers Production Design
Writing David Mamet Theatre Play
Costume & Make-Up Deborah Newhall Costume Design
Production Kerry Barden Casting
Production Sarah Green Co-Producer
Production Billy Hopkins Casting
Production Suzanne Smith Casting
Art Jessica Lanier Set Decoration
Directing Sarah Auerswald Script Supervisor
Art Ray Fisher Leadman
Costume & Make-Up Brenda McNally Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Brenda McNally Makeup Artist
Crew Michael Jackman Post Production Supervisor
Production Marisa Polvino Unit Production Manager
Crew Seth I. Shire Post Production Supervisor
Art Judson Bell Construction Foreman
Art Sophie Carlhian Painter
Art David Melito Art Department Coordinator
Crew David Rotondo Carpenter
Crew Peter Wilcox Carpenter
Sound Tony Martinez Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Paul P. Soucek Sound Effects Editor
Sound Reilly Steele Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Ryan Webb Boom Operator
Crew Jalil Jay Lynch Stunt Coordinator
Lighting Michael F. Burke Gaffer
Lighting Mark J. Casey Electrician
Camera John Corso Steadicam Operator
Lighting Scott D. Davis Best Boy Electric
Camera Brian Hamill Still Photographer
Camera Daniel L. Turrett Camera Operator
Crew Michael J. Harker Post Production Consulting
Sound Bill Bernstein Music Editor
Sound David Carbonara Music Editor
Sound Thomas Newman Orchestrator
Sound Dennis S. Sands Scoring Mixer
Production Barbara Lucey Production Accountant
Crew John Sloss Legal Services
Crew Robert Turano Creative Consultant
Crew Libby Langdon Thanks
Crew Natalija Nogulich Thanks
Production Scott P. Butler Unit Manager
Crew Tania D. Campbell Post Production Supervisor
Crew Lisa Cofini Post Production Supervisor
Crew Shawn Wilson Post Production Supervisor
Crew Mark Sarver Carpenter
Art Kevin Sciotto Painter
Art Kurt Smith Construction Coordinator
Art Bill Wieters Painter
Crew Paul Williamson Carpenter
Sound Tim J. Carroll Dolby Consultant
Camera David Larue Grip
Camera Tom O'Halloran First Assistant Camera
Lighting Brian A. Pitts Electrician
Crew Luisa Dantas Post Production Assistant
Crew Greg Dean Post Production Assistant
Crew Yael Haffner Post Production Assistant
Editing Tom Salvatore Color Timer
Production Leroy Leach Location Manager
Crew Joe Boyajian Driver
Crew Francis Connolly Jr. Transportation Captain
Crew Robert Parker Driver
Crew Sean Connor Stand In
Crew J.C. Joseph Cotter Craft Service
Crew Barry Couto Stand In
Crew Arnie Cox Stand In
Crew Terence Doyle Security
Crew Dick Greenwood Security
Crew Michael Hernandez Chef
Crew Robert Hofmann Security
Crew Kevin Kazarian Craft Service
Crew Lisa McMahon Production Office Assistant
Crew Jodi Peikoff Legal Services
Crew John Ryder Security
Crew Emile A. Corriveau Thanks
Crew Jeff Field Thanks
Crew Katherine E. Goodman Thanks
Crew Wayne Greenfield Thanks
Crew Adam Heroux Thanks
Crew Jacqueline Hurt Thanks
Crew Kevin Marks Thanks
Crew Bill Marmor Thanks
Crew Robert E. Metivier Thanks
Crew Premila Moon Thanks
Crew Bill Nisselson Thanks
Crew William T. Noonan Thanks
Crew Nigel Palmer Thanks
Crew Michael Shyjka Thanks
Crew Rick Smith Thanks
Crew Miles Tingley Thanks
Crew Kenny Varone Thanks
Crew Alyn Webster Thanks
Art David Gulick Property Master
Directing Richard Greenberg Second Assistant Director
Directing Julian Petrillo First Assistant Director
Camera John Mazzoni Key Grip
Art Tom Higgins Set Dresser
Art Ezra Burke Set Dresser
Sound Harry Peck Bolles ADR Editor
Sound Laura Civiello Dialogue Editor
Sound Eliza Paley Dialogue Editor
Sound Warren Shaw Dialogue Editor
Sound Dan Korintus Dialogue Editor
Camera Tim Metivier Second Assistant Camera