Chasing Amy

Chasing Amy (1997)

It's not who you love. It's how.

  • Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
  • Release Date: 1997-04-04
  • User Rating: 6.8/10 from 715 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 54min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: View Askew Productions
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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Holden and Banky are comic book artists. Everything is going good for them until they meet Alyssa, also a comic book artist. Holden falls for her, but his hopes are crushed when he finds out she's a lesbian.

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  • Ben Affleck

    as Holden McNeil
  • Joey Lauren Adams

    as Alyssa Jones
  • Jason Lee

    as Banky Edwards
  • Dwight Ewell

    as Hooper LaMont
  • Jason Mewes

    as Jay
  • Kevin Smith

    as Silent Bob
  • Ethan Suplee

    as Fan
  • Scott Mosier

    as Collector
  • Casey Affleck

    as Little Kid
  • Matt Damon

    as Shawn Oran
  • Brian O'Halloran

    as Jim Hicks
  • Carmen Llywelyn

    as Kim
  • Guinevere Turner

    as Singer
  • Joe Quesada

    as Himself
  • Illeana Douglas

    as Alyssa's Roommate (uncredited)
  • Welker White

    as Jane
  • Mike Allred

    as Himself
Production Scott Mosier Producer
Sound David Pirner Original Music Composer
Camera David Klein Director of Photography
Editing Scott Mosier Editor
Directing Kevin Smith Director
Writing Kevin Smith Screenplay
Editing Kevin Smith Editor
Costume & Make-Up Christopher Del Coro Costume Design
Production Shana Lory Casting