The Substitute

The Substitute (1996)

  • Genre: Action, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1996-04-19
  • User Rating: 6/10 from 142 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 54min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Live Entertainment
  • Production Country: United States of America
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After he did some jobs for CIA, ex-marine John Shale is visiting his high school love Jane. She's now a teacher in Columbus High School in Miami. Soon after his arriving Jane has her knee cap broken while jogging. After that, John decides to go undercover as her substitute in high school. Very soon he finds out that gang named Kings of Destruction are terrorizing the school.

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  • Tom Berenger

    as Jonathan Shale
  • Raymond Cruz

    as Joey Six
  • Marc Anthony

    as Juan Lacas
  • William Forsythe

    as Hollan
  • Luis Guzmán

    as Rem
  • Diane Venora

    as Jane Hetzko
  • Ernie Hudson

    as Claude Rolle
  • Richard Brooks

    as Wellman
  • Glenn Plummer

    as Darrell Sherman
  • Cliff DeYoung

    as Matt Wolfson
  • Peggy Pope

    as Hannah Dillon
  • Willis Sparks

    as John Janus
  • Ellsworth Davis

    as A.J.
Crew Bruce Surtees Cinematography
Costume & Make-Up Patricia Field Costume Design
Production Don Carmody Producer
Art Ron Foreman Production Design
Editing Alex Mackie Editor
Sound Gary Chang Music
Writing Alan Ormsby Writer
Directing Robert Mandel Director
Production Jim Steele Producer
Production Morrie Eisenman Producer
Costume & Make-Up Jay Cannistraci Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Cheryl Voss Makeup Artist
Writing Roy Frumkes Writer
Sound Vanessa Theme Ament Foley Artist
Art Richard Fojo Art Direction
Production Frank Cinelli Executive Producer
Writing Rocco Simonelli Writer
Sound Frank Fleming Sound Recordist
Crew Donald Dowd Driver
Art Barbara Peterson-Malesci Set Decoration
Sound Kevin Santy Boom Operator
Production Devorah Cutler Executive Producer
Sound Vincent Nuccio Boom Operator
Production Steven Bakalar Executive Producer