Telling Lies in America (1997)

Telling Lies in America
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating PG 13
Runtime 1hr 41mins.
Genres Drama, Period
Keywords rock 'n' roll
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Kevin Bacon Actor Duane 1 1000001
Brad Renfro Actor Karchy Jonas 1 1000002
Maximilian Schell Actor Dr Istvan Jonas 1 1000003
Calista Flockhart Actor Diney Majeski 1 1000004
Paul Dooley Actor Father Norton 1 1000005
Jonathan Rhys Meyers Actor Kevin Boyle 1 1000006
Luke Wilson Actor Henry 1 1000007
Damen Fletcher Actor Amos 1 1000008
Jerry Swindell Actor Andy 'Croak' Stas 1 1000009
K.K. Dodds Actor Justine 1 1000010
James Kisicki Actor Cecil Simms 1 1000011
J Horna Actor the Blind Kid 1 1000012
Ben Saypol Actor Timmy Morelli 1 1000013
Tony Devon Actor Danny Hogan 1 1000014
Rohn Thomas Actor Sergeant Disapri 1 1000015
Joe Baka Actor Detective Carpenter 1 1000016
Tuesday Knight Actor WHK Receptionist 1 1000017
Dave Buckel Actor WHK Newscaster 1 1000018
Matt Miller Actor Assistant District Attorney 1 1000019
Jack Skelley Actor Immigration Judge 1 1000020
Jane Miller Actor Groupie 1 1000021
Wendy Waltz Actor Groupie 1 1000022
Angelique Osborne Actor Giggly Girl 1 1000023
Abdullah Bey Actor Old Man 1 1000024
Kevin Willingham Actor Driver 1 1000025
Patrick White Actor School Kid 1 1000026
Ron Lewis Actor Member--Blood Smith and the Tenderloins 1 1000027
Will Lockwood Actor Member--Blood Smith and the Tenderloins 1 1000028
Christopher Jenning Actor Member--Blood Smith and the Tenderloins 1 1000029
Phillip O'Rourke Actor Member--Blood Smith and the Tenderloins 1 1000030
Niles River Actor Member--Blood Smith and the Tenderloins 1 1000031
Daryl Trammer Actor Member--Blood Smith and the Tenderloins 1 1000032
Matt Bunner Actor Member--Kevin Boyle's Gang 1 1000033
Tom Nagel Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000034
Tom Nagel Actor Member--Kevin Boyle's Gang 1 1000035
Tom Palmieri Actor Member--Kevin Boyle's Gang 1 1000036
John Sloan Actor Member--Kevin Boyle's Gang 1 1000037
John Woyton Actor Member--Kevin Boyle's Gang 1 1000038
Mike Ross Actor Member--Kevin Boyle's Gang 1 1000039
Courtne Benson Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000040
Dottie Dixon Actor sock top dancer 1 1000041
Ben Harvey Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000042
Lucas Haugh Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000043
Tjader Jamal Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000044
Stacey Woodson Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000045
Monica Reed Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000046
Renzy Parnell Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000047
Tom Palmieri Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000048
Brendon Berns Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000049
Justin Leach Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000050
Matthew McBride Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000051
Melanie Rademaker Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000052
Maureen Winston Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000053
Brooke Deveraux Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000054
Sunny Jenkins Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000055
Jennifer Nicolino Actor Member--Sock Hop Dancer 1 1000056
Molly McDougal Actor Good Lookin Girl at Diner 1 1000057
Guy Ferland Director n/a 2 2000001
Ben Myron Producer n/a 3 3000001
Fran Kuzui Producer n/a 3 3000002
Brian Swardstrom Executive Producer n/a 174 3000003
Mickey Liddell Executive Producer n/a 174 3000004
Naomi Eszterhas Executive Producer n/a 174 3000005
Fred Caruso Co-Producer n/a 170 3000006
Kaz Kuzui Co-Executive Producer n/a 185 3000007
Joe Eszterhas Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Robert Rothbart Production Supervisor n/a 307 5000001
Kate Amer Production Manager n/a 305 5000002
Dennis Benatar Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
Regan Forman Assistant Director n/a 163 5000004
Cynthia Slavens Assistant Director n/a 163 5000005
Matt Papp Assistant Director n/a 163 5000006
Kahlil Pedizisai Assistant Director n/a 163 5000007
Frank Fletcher Location Manager n/a 193 5000008
Jeanne Byrd Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000009
Bernadette Gillotta Production Coordinator n/a 162 5000010
Reynaldo Villalobos Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
George Kohut Camera Operator n/a 239 6000002
Jill Savitt Editor n/a 172 7000001
Joan Giammarco Editor n/a 172 7000002
Christopher Flick Dialogue Editor n/a 204 7000003
Nicholas Pike Music n/a 120781 8000001
Michael Thompson Music guitar 120781 8000002
Julie Last Music music engineer 120781 8000003
Mark Green Music Editor n/a 214 8000004
Michael Jay Music Editor n/a 214 8000005
Peter Afterman Music Supervisor n/a 120872 8000006
Joyce Imbesi Performer piano 120819 8000007
Henry Ballard Song ("Let's Go Let's Go Let's Go") 120859 8000008
Berry Gordy Song ("Lonely Teardrops") 120859 8000009
Tyran Carlo Song ("Lonely Teardrops") 120859 8000010
Gwendolyn Gordy Song ("Lonely Teardrops") 120859 8000011
Oscar Washington Song ("Night Train") 120859 8000012
Lewis Simpkins Song ("Night Train") 120859 8000013
Jimmy Forrest Song ("Night Train") 120859 8000014
Buck Ram Song ("(You've Got) The Magic Touch") 120859 8000015
Jerry Lewis Song n/a 120859 8000016
Ron Hargrave Song ("High School Confidential") 120859 8000017
Robert Boyd Song ("Little Bitty Pretty One") 120859 8000018
Johnny Otis Song ("Willie and the Hand Jive") 120859 8000019
Bob Smith Song ("Shimmy Shimmy Ko-Ko Bop") 120859 8000020
Jerry Leiber Song ("Down in Mexico") 120859 8000021
Mike Stoller Song ("Down in Mexico") 120859 8000022
Johnny Farina Song ("Sleepwalk") 120859 8000023
Santa Farina Song ("Sleepwalk") 120859 8000024
Ann Farina Song ("Sleepwalk") 120859 8000025
Donald Wolf Song ("Sleepwalk") 120859 8000026
Ron Holden Song n/a 120859 8000027
Jimmy Rodgers Song ("Mule Skinner Blues") 120859 8000028
George Vaughn Song ("Mule Skinner Blues") 120859 8000029
Rose McCoy Song ("It's Gonna Work Out Fine") 120859 8000031
Sylvia McKinney Song ("It's Gonna Work Out Fine") 120859 8000032
Jimmy Reed Song n/a 120859 8000033
Ewart Abner Song ("Honest I Do") 120859 8000034
Jody Reynolds Song ("Endless Sleep") 120859 8000035
Delores Nance Song ("Endless Sleep") 120859 8000036
Dion DiMucci Song ("Little Diane") 120859 8000037
Kevin Bacon Song ("Medium Rare") 120859 8000038
Jeremy Baka Song n/a 120859 8000039
Jackie Wilson Song Performer ("Lonely Teardrops") 120788 8000041
Jerry Lewis Song Performer ("High School Confidential") 120788 8000044
Thurston Harris Song Performer ("Little Bitty Pretty One") 120788 8000045
Ron Holden Song Performer ("Love You So") 120788 8000050
Ike & Tina Turner Song Performer ("It's Gonna Work Out Fine") 120788 8000051
Jimmy Reed Song Performer ("Honest I Do") 120788 8000052
Ben Saypol Song Performer ("Endless Sleep") 120788 8000053
Damen Fletcher Song Performer ("Medium Rare") 120788 8000055
Jeremy Baka Song Performer ("Dreamin'") 120788 8000056
Jim Gerlarden Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Sarah Young Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Thomas Paul Set Designer n/a 202 9000003
Ruth Loshe Scenic Artist n/a 745 9000004
Emily Schweber Casting n/a 179 10000001
Susan Brown Casting n/a 179 10000002
Debra Secher Casting Associate n/a 160 10000003
Lynn Meyers Local Casting n/a 121094 10000004
Laurie Fisher Executive (Kuzui Enterprises) 120806 11000001
Judy Sharinger Supervisor completion supervisor 120845 11000002
Mihaly Horvath Consultant dialect consultant 120784 12000001
Laura Cunningham Bauer Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Barbara Schiff Costume Supervisor n/a 120895 13000002
Pamela Priest Hair Stylist key hairstylist 120799 13000003
Roy Bryson Hair Stylist co-key hairstylist 120799 13000004
Jeannee Josefczyk Makeup Artist key makeup artist 120801 13000005
Mike Boudry ADR ADR recordist(The Loop Group) 120912 14000001
Michele Perrone ADR Editor (The Loop Group) 220 14000002
Doc Kane ADR Mixer (The Loop Group) 227 14000003
Rich Green Foley foley coordinator 120961 14000004
Joan Rowe Foley Artist n/a 223 14000005
Sean Rowe Foley Artist n/a 223 14000006
Scott Weber Foley Mixer n/a 224 14000007
Terry Porter Rerecording re-recording mixer 120995 14000008
Mel Metcalfe Rerecording re-recording mixer 120995 14000009
Tim Chau Rerecording re-recording mixer 120995 14000010
Dean Zupancic Rerecording re-recording mixer 120995 14000011
Tim Chau Sound Design n/a 120905 14000012
Jeannette Browning Sound Dubbing dubbing recordist 120940 14000013
Tim Chau Sound Editor n/a 229 14000014
Don Malouf Sound Editor n/a 229 14000015
Nils Jensen Sound Editor n/a 229 14000016
Adam Kopald Sound Editor n/a 229 14000017
Jim Brookshire Sound Editor n/a 229 14000018
Doug Jackson Sound Editor n/a 229 14000019
Dan Yale Sound Editor n/a 229 14000020
Jonathan Andrews Sound Mixer n/a 230 14000021
Carmen Baker Supervising Sound Editor co-supervising sound editor 328 14000022
Thomas Clark Choreographer choreography 120803 17000001
Elizabeth Knowle Choreographer choreography 120803 17000002
Margaret Yen Assistant (to Music Supervisor) 120820 25000001
Nicholas Pike Other synth programming 120795 26000001
Andy Paley Other score 120795 26000002
Synopsis
Set in the 1960s, a 17-year-old boy becomes friends with Billy Magic, the radio DJ he idolizes, and eventually becomes exposed to the payola and corruption of that world.