Dog Day Afternoon

Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

Anything can happen during the dog days of summer. On August 22nd, 1972, everything did

  • Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1975-09-21
  • User Rating: 7.8/10 from 1750 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 5min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Artists Entertainment Complex
  • Production Country: United States of America
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Based on the true story of would-be Brooklyn bank robbers John Wojtowicz and Salvatore Naturale. Sonny and Sal attempt a bank heist which quickly turns sour and escalates into a hostage situation and stand-off with the police. As Sonny's motives for the robbery are slowly revealed and things become more complicated, the heist turns into a media circus.

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    Production Martin Bregman Producer
    Directing Burtt Harris Assistant Director
    Production Robert Greenhut Producer
    Camera Fred Schuler Camera Operator
    Directing Sidney Lumet Director
    Editing Dede Allen Editor
    Costume & Make-Up Anna Hill Johnstone Costume Design
    Sound Jack Fitzstephens Sound Editor
    Production Michael Chinich Casting
    Costume & Make-Up Philip Leto Hairstylist
    Art Robert Drumheller Set Decoration
    Production Martin Danzig Location Manager
    Writing Frank Pierson Screenplay
    Production Martin Elfand Producer
    Camera Victor J. Kemper Director of Photography
    Production Don Phillips Casting
    Art Charles Bailey Production Design
    Art Douglas Higgins Art Direction
    Sound Dick Vorisek Recording Supervision
    Crew Joseph M. Caracciolo Property Master
    Sound James Sabat Sound Mixer
    Editing Angelo Corrao Assistant Editor
    Costume & Make-Up Peggy Farrell Costume Supervisor
    Costume & Make-Up Clifford Capone Costume Supervisor
    Production Lois Kramer Hartwick Production Coordinator
    Writing Leslie Waller Book
    Directing B.J. Bjorkman Script Supervisor
    Crew Carlos Quiles Carpenter
    Costume & Make-Up Max Henriquez Makeup Artist
    Directing Alan Hopkins Assistant Director