Carlito's Way

Carlito's Way (1993)

He's got a good future if he can live past next week.

  • Genre: Crime, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1993-11-10
  • User Rating: 7.8/10 from 1834 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 24min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Universal Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
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A Puerto-Rican ex-con, just released from prison, pledges to stay away from drugs and violence despite the pressure around him, and lead a better life outside NYC.

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  • Al Pacino

    as Carlito Brigante
  • Sean Penn

    as David Kleinfeld
  • Penelope Ann Miller

    as Gail
  • John Leguizamo

    as Benny Blanco
  • Ingrid Rogers

    as Steffie
  • Luis Guzmán

    as Pachanga
  • Adrian Pasdar

    as Frankie Taglialucci
  • Viggo Mortensen

    as Lalin
  • James Rebhorn

    as Norwalk
  • Joseph Siravo

    as Vincent Taglialucci
  • Richard Foronjy

    as Pete Amadesso
  • Jorge Porcel

    as Saso
  • John Ortiz

    as Guarijo
  • Paul Mazursky

    as Richter Feinstein
  • Vincent Pastore

    as Copa Wiseguy
  • Jon Seda

    as Dominikaner
  • Marc Anthony

    as Sänger in Disco
  • Frank Minucci

    as Tony Taglialucci
  • Ángel Salazar

    as Walberto
  • Al Israel

    as Rolando
  • Rick Aviles

    as Quisqueya
  • Jaime Sánchez

    as Rudy
  • Víctor Sierra

    as Kid
  • Frank Ferrara

    as Manzanero
  • Chuck Zito

    as Club Bouncer
  • Tony Cucci

    as Club Bouncer
  • Alfred Sauchelli Jr.

    as Bodyguard
  • Sonny Zito

    as Bodyguard
  • Richard Council

    as Diamond Room Man
  • James Bulleit

    as Louie
  • Mel Gorham

    as Pachanga's Date
  • Rocco Sisto

    as Panama Hatman
  • John Finn

    as Duncan
  • Brian Tarantina

    as Speller
  • Jaime Tirelli

    as Valentin
  • John Michael Bolger

    as Cop
  • Frank Pietrangolare

    as Cop
  • Mike Girard Sheehan

    as Cop
  • Dean Rader Duval

    as Med Tech
  • Gene Canfield

    as Train Conductor
  • Sharmagne Leland-St. John

    as Woman at Grand Central
  • Rene Rivera

    as Bartender
  • Orlando Urdaneta

    as Bartender
  • Kim Rideout

    as Gail's Friend at Dance Studio
  • Christopher Bregman

    as Club Patron
  • Julieta Ortega

    as Waitress
  • Mary Hammett

    as Waitress
  • Yelba Osorio

    as Blanco's Girlfriend
  • Nelson Vasquez

    as Blanco Associate
  • Michael P. Moran

    as Party Guest
  • Cynthia Lamontagne

    as Woman at Elevator
  • David Boston

    as Convention Delegate (uncredited)
  • Pete Macnamara

    as Brazilian Band Member (uncredited)
  • Daniel Margotta

    as Monchin (uncredited)
  • Coati Mundi

    as Subway Patron (uncredited)
  • Ángel Ramírez

    as Club Dancer (uncredited)
  • Cice Rivera

    as Waitress (uncredited)
  • Saundra Santiago

    as Club Patron Dancing with Carlito (uncredited)
  • Bill Weeden

    as Party Animal (uncredited)
  • Garlan Green

    as On-Air Personality (uncredited)
  • Denise Vasquez

    as Salsa Dancer / Cocktail Waitress (uncredited)
  • Dan Brennan

    as Party Guest
Writing David Koepp Screenplay
Production Bonnie Timmermann Casting
Directing Brian De Palma Director
Production Martin Bregman Producer
Camera Stephen H. Burum Director of Photography
Editing Bill Pankow Editor
Costume & Make-Up Aude Bronson-Howard Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up David C. Robinson Assistant Costume Designer
Art Richard Sylbert Production Design
Art Leslie A. Pope Set Decoration
Sound Patrick Doyle Original Music Composer
Art Gregory Bolton Art Direction
Crew Steven Kirshoff Special Effects Coordinator
Art Steven Kirshoff Construction Coordinator
Production Judith Stevens Producer
Camera Craig DiBona Camera Operator
Production Willi Bär Producer
Writing Edwin Torres Novel
Editing Kristina Boden Editor
Directing Sam Hoffman Assistant Director
Production Michael Bregman Producer
Production Louis A. Stroller Executive Producer
Crew Jeffrey Hornaday Choreographer
Crew Dick Ziker Stunt Coordinator
Crew Eric Schwab Second Unit
Editing Ray Hubley Assistant Editor
Production Ortwin Freyermuth Executive Producer
Costume & Make-Up Craig Lyman Makeup Artist
Crew Wilfred Caban Special Effects
Art Martin Bernstein Construction Coordinator
Editing Jennifer Apel Assistant Editor
Directing Lynne Twentyman Script Supervisor
Directing Chris Soldo Assistant Director
Costume & Make-Up Michael Kriston Key Hair Stylist
Costume & Make-Up Michael Laudati Makeup Artist
Crew Patrick Hogan Driver
Crew Richard Curry Driver
Costume & Make-Up Mark Burchard Costume Supervisor
Sound Lawrence Ashmore Orchestrator
Crew Steven R. Hammond Transportation Captain