Benny & Joon

Benny & Joon (1993)

A romance on the brink of reality.

  • Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
  • Release Date: 1993-04-16
  • User Rating: 7.1/10 from 403 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 38min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Roth-Arnold Productions
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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From 403 Ratings


A mentally ill young woman finds her love in an eccentric man who models himself after Buster Keaton.

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  • Johnny Depp

    as Sam
  • Mary Stuart Masterson

    as Juniper 'Joon' Pearl
  • Aidan Quinn

    as Benjamin 'Benny' Pearl
  • Julianne Moore

    as Ruthie
  • Oliver Platt

    as Eric
  • CCH Pounder

    as Dr. Garvey
  • Dan Hedaya

    as Thomas
  • Joe Grifasi

    as Mike
  • William H. Macy

    as Randy Burch
  • Liane Curtis

    as Claudia
  • Eileen Ryan

    as Mrs. Smail
  • Lynette Walden

    as Female Customer
  • Waldo Larson

    as Waldo
  • Don Hamilton

    as UPS man
  • Leslie Laursen

    as Admitting Nurse
  • John Grant Phillips

    as Policeman
  • Irvin Johnson

    as Orderly
  • Shane Nilsson

    as Orderly
  • Faye Killebrew

    as Video Customer
  • Ramsin Amirkhas

    as Video Clerk
  • Amy Alizabeth Sanford

    as Young Joon
  • Brian Keevy

    as Young Benny
  • Tony Lincoln

    as Local
  • Noon Orsatti

    as Patron
  • Dan Kamin

    as Patron
  • Gregory Cook

    as Guy in the Park (uncredited)
  • Aaron Haedt

    as Bicyclist (uncredited)
Directing Jeremiah S. Chechik Director
Writing Barry Berman Writer
Writing Lesley McNeil Writer
Production Susan Arnold Producer
Production Bill Badalato Executive Producer
Production Lesley McNeil Associate Producer
Production Donna Roth Producer
Editing Carol Littleton Editor
Art Martin Lasowitz Property Master
Camera John Schwartzman Director of Photography
Sound Rachel Portman Original Music Composer
Art Neil Spisak Production Design
Art Barbara Munch Set Decoration
Art Pat Tagliaferro Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Aggie Guerard Rodgers Costume Design
Directing Lisa Krueger Script Supervisor
Camera Bruce Birmelin Still Photographer
Costume & Make-Up Chuck Velasco Costume Supervisor
Sound Allan Mason Music Supervisor
Editing Suzanne Spangler First Assistant Editor
Camera Mark Streapy Second Unit Director of Photography
Camera Mitchell Amundsen Camera Operator
Sound J. Paul Huntsman Supervising Sound Editor
Sound John Haeny Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Kimberly Harris Supervising ADR Editor
Sound Lucy Coldsnow-Smith Foley Editor
Sound Ralph Osborn Dialogue Editor
Sound Pat McCormick Dialogue Editor
Sound Adam Sawelson Dialogue Editor
Sound Matthew Sawelson Dialogue Editor
Sound Jessica Gallavan ADR Editor
Sound Paul J. Zydel ADR Mixer
Sound Myron Nettinga Sound Effects Editor
Sound Gary C. Bourgeois Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Scott Millan Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Elmo Ponsdomenech Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Jeff Rosen Foley Editor
Sound Michael J. Cerone ADR Recordist
Sound James Thornton Production Sound Mixer
Sound David Halbert Boom Operator
Directing K.C. Colwell First Assistant Director
Costume & Make-Up Fríða Aradóttir Key Hair Stylist
Costume & Make-Up Patty York Key Makeup Artist
Production Heidi Levitt Casting
Production Risa Bramon Garcia Casting
Crew Noon Orsatti Stunt Coordinator
Crew J.D. Streett Special Effects Coordinator
Production Joseph Pisani Extras Casting