AFI Catalog of Feature Films
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Philadelphia
Director: Jonathan Demme (Dir)
Release Date:   1993
Premiere Information:   Los Angeles opening: 22 Dec 1993; New York opening: week of 22 Dec 1993
Duration (in mins):   119
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Cast:   Tom Hanks (Andrew Beckett)  
    Denzel Washington (Joe Miller)  
    Jason Robards (Charles Wheeler)  
    Mary Steenburgen (Belinda Conine)  
    Antonio Banderas (Miguel Alvarez)  

Production Company: Tristar Pictures  
Distribution Company: Tristar Pictures  
Director: Jonathan Demme (Dir)
Producer: Edward Saxon (Prod)
  Jonathan Demme (Prod)
Writer: Ron Nyswaner (Wrt)
Photography: Tak Fujimoto (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: Kristi Zea (Prod des)
Film Editor: Craig McKay (Film ed)
Music: Howard Shore (Mus comp)
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Country: United States
Language: English

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Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
TriStar Pictures, Inc. 29/12/1993 dd/mm/yyyy PA672409

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Genre: Drama
Sub-Genre: Medical

Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Los Angeles Times   22 Dec 1993   p. 1.
New York Times   22 Dec 1993   p. 15.
Variety   20 Dec 1993   p. 31.

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