Raising Victor Vargas

Raising Victor Vargas (2002)

  • Genre: Drama, Romance
  • Release Date: 2002-05-16
  • User Rating: 7.5/10 from 26 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 28min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: BlueLight
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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From 26 Ratings


The film follows Victor, a Lower East Side teenager, as he deals with his eccentric family, including his strict grandmother, his bratty sister, and a younger brother who completely idolizes him. Along the way he tries to win the affections of Judy, who is very careful and calculating when it comes to how she deals with men.

Raising Victor Vargas Trailer

  • Victor Rasuk

    as Victor Vargas
  • Judy Marte

    as 'Juicy' Judy Gonzalez
  • Melonie Diaz

    as Melonie
  • Altagracia Guzman

    as Grandma
  • Silvestre Rasuk

    as Nino Vargas
  • Krystal Rodriguez

    as Vicki de la Cruz
  • Kevin Rivera

    as Harold
  • Wilfree Vasquez

    as Carlos
  • Donna Maldonado

    as Fat Donna
  • Alexander Garcia

    as Al
  • Johnny Ramos

    as Macho
  • Theresa Martinez

    as Judy's Mom
  • Randy Luna

    as Pool Boy #3
  • Jeff Knite

    as Pool Boy #4 (as Jeff Asencio)
  • Juan I. Lebron

    as Israel
  • Jacqueline Rosario

    as Singer
  • Joe Rosario

    as Security Guard
  • Gladys Austin

    as Social Worker
  • Matthew Roberts

    as Hector
Production Robin O'Hara Producer
Production Scott Macaulay Producer
Art Judy Becker Production Design
Production Vincent Maraval Executive Producer
Costume & Make-Up Jill Newell Costume Design
Camera Tim Orr Director of Photography
Directing Peter Sollett Director
Production Peter Sollett Producer
Writing Peter Sollett Writer
Writing Peter Sollett Story
Production Alain de la Mata Producer
Sound Reilly Steele Sound Mixer
Production Carrie Fix Production Supervisor
Directing Carrie Fix First Assistant Director
Production Jean-Michel Dissard Associate Producer
Sound Ryan Collison Foley Recording Engineer
Sound Anguibe Guindo Boom Operator
Sound Steve Borne Sound Designer
Sound Branka Mrkic Dialogue Editor
Sound Tracy McKnight Music Consultant
Sound Noah Timan Production Sound Mixer
Writing Eva Vives Story
Editing Myron Kerstein Editor
Art Jill Alexander Property Master
Directing Mariela Comitini Second Second Assistant Director
Sound David Briggs Foley Editor
Production Cate Wilson Unit Production Manager
Production Cate Wilson Line Producer
Editing John Dowdell Colorist
Art Jennifer Quesenbery Location Scout
Costume & Make-Up Amy Burt Assistant Costume Designer
Editing Katherine Skjerping Assistant Editor
Production Jeremy Gould Location Assistant
Sound Alex Raspa ADR Mixer
Sound Roy Nathanson Music
Production Ulysses Terrero Casting
Costume & Make-Up Angela Gallagher Makeup & Hair
Directing Michael A. Moffa Second Assistant Director
Sound Nadine Finzi Maybruck Sound Editor
Art Chris Buder Set Dresser
Art Laurent Gorse Art Department Trainee
Art Tara Healey Set Dresser
Art Elizabeth Sobota Set Dresser
Art Tyler Q. Rosen Property Master
Art Jesse Kaufmann Art Direction Intern
Crew Mess E. Kauf Carpenter
Art Javier Hernandez Assistant Property Master
Production Jesika Khadivi Extras Casting Assistant
Production Richard Valbrun Casting Assistant
Sound Hugo Dwyer Scoring Mixer
Sound Alysia Oakley Assistant Music Supervisor
Production Hughroy Williams Location Manager
Production Eryka Seimona Henderson Location Manager
Art Collin Smith Location Scout