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The Bodyguard
Director: Mick Jackson (Dir)
Release Date:   1992
Premiere Information:   Los Angeles opening: 25 Nov 1992; New York opening: week of 25 Nov 1992
Duration (in mins):   129
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Cast:   Kevin Costner (Frank Farmer)  
    Whitney Houston (Rachel Marron)  
    Gary Kemp (Sy Spector)  
    Bill Cobbs (Devaney)  
    Ralph Waite (Herb Farmer)  

Production Company: Warner Bros., Inc. (A Time Warner Company)
Distribution Company: Warner Bros., Inc. (A Time Warner Company)
Director: Mick Jackson (Dir)
Producer: Lawrence Kasdan (Prod)
  Jim Wilson (Prod)
  Kevin Costner (Prod)
Writer: Lawrence Kasdan (Wrt)
Photography: Andrew Dunn (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: Jeffrey Beecroft (Prod des)
Film Editor: Richard A. Harris (Film ed)
  Donn Cambern (Film ed)
Music: Alan Silvestri (Mus)
MPAA Rating: R
Country: United States
Language: English

Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
Warner Brothers, a division of Time Warner Entertainment Company, L.P. 1/2/1992 dd/mm/yyyy PA599029

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Genre: Drama
Sub-Genre: Action
  with songs

Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Hollywood Reporter   20 Nov 1992   p. 5.
Los Angeles Times   25 Nov 1992   p. 1.
New York Times   25 Nov 1992   p. 9.
Variety   23 Nov 1992   p. 49.

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