Fame (1980)

Fame
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 2hr 14mins.
Genres Drama, Romance, Music
Keywords dance, teen
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Leroy Patton Cinematographer cinematography 402 6000005
Catharine Bushnell Photography stills 120835 6000006
Holly Bower Photography stills 120835 6000007
Gerry Hambling Editor n/a 172 7000001
Joe Coffey Cinematographer cinematography 402 6000004
Tom Priestley Jr. Cinematographer cinematography 402 6000003
Pamela Adler Production Coordinator (music) 162 5000008
Michael Seresin Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
John Stanier Cinematographer cinematography 402 6000002
Eddie Josephs Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000002
Norman Hollyn Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000003
Irene Cara Music Arranger melody arranger("Hot Lunch Jam") 121019 8000002
Michael Gore Song songs("Fame" "Out Here on My Own" "Hot Lunch Jam" "I Sing the Body Electric") 120859 8000003
Dean Pitchford Song songs("Fame" "Red Light" "I Sing the Body Electric") 120859 8000004
Michael Gore Music n/a 120781 8000001
Stefna Smal Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000007
Terry Busby Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000004
Jack Gardner Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000005
Leonard Green Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000006
Arlene Albertson Production Coordinator n/a 162 5000007
Renee Bodner Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000006
Peter Rafelson Actor n/a 1 1000089
Anne Roboff Actor n/a 1 1000090
Boris Slutsky Actor n/a 1 1000091
Alan Vetter Actor n/a 1 1000092
Josh Melville Actor n/a 1 1000088
Maureen McDermott Actor n/a 1 1000087
Lisa Lowell Actor n/a 1 1000084
Ann Marie McDermott Actor n/a 1 1000085
Kerry McDermott Actor n/a 1 1000086
Evan Weinstein Actor n/a 1 1000093
Alan Parker Director n/a 2 2000001
Robert F Colesberry Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
Raymond Greenfield Assistant Director n/a 163 5000004
Joe Ray Assistant Director n/a 163 5000005
A. Kitman Ho Unit Manager n/a 120832 5000002
David Golden Unit Production Manager n/a 182 5000001
David DeSilva Producer n/a 3 3000001
Alan Marshall Producer n/a 3 3000002
Christopher Gore Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Leon L Pendarvis Jr. Song song arranger("Fame") 120859 8000005
Robert F Colesberry Song ("Hot Lunch Jam") 120859 8000006
Joseph Cuervo Makeup n/a 353 13000003
Christopher Newman Sound sound recording mixer 120816 14000001
Arthur Bloom Sound sound recording mixer 120816 14000002
Chuck Irwin Sound sound recording(music) 120816 14000003
Joseph Cuervo Hair hairstyles 120794 13000002
Kristi Zea Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Jeremy Ritzer Casting n/a 179 10000002
Margery Simkin Casting (special) 179 10000003
Jerry Bruck Consultant stereo consultant 120784 12000001
Michael J Kohut Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000004
Aaron Rochin Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000005
Joseph M Caracciolo Jr. Props n/a 120817 24000001
Dennis Murphy Assistant production manager assistant 120820 25000001
John Kane Publicity publicist 120789 29000001
Louis Falco Choreographer choreography 120803 17000001
Marty Nallan Key Grip n/a 263 15000001
Jay M Harding Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000006
Les Wiggins Sound Editor n/a 229 14000007
Rusty Coppleman Sound Editor n/a 229 14000008
Howard Feuer Casting n/a 179 10000001
Ed Wittstein Art Director art direction 183 9000003
Gil Askey Song song producer("Red Light") 120859 8000012
Anthony Evans Song ("Never Alone") 120859 8000013
Michael Melvoin Song songs 120859 8000014
Paul McCrane Song ("Is It Okay If I Call You Mine?") 120859 8000011
Steven Margoshes Song song arranger("Dogs in the Yard" "I Sing the Body Electric") 120859 8000010
Lesley Gore Song songs("Out Here on My Own" "Hot Lunch Jam") 120859 8000007
Dominic Bugatti Song ("Dogs in the Yard") 120859 8000008
Frank Musker Song ("Dogs in the Yard") 120859 8000009
Michael Gore Song Performer ("Ralph and Monty (Dressing Room Piano)" "Red Light") 120788 8000015
Irene Cara Song Performer ("Fame" "Out Here on My Own" "I Sing the Body Electric" "Hot Lunch Jam") 120788 8000016
Eric Brockington Song Performer ("I Sing the Body Electric") 120788 8000022
Geoffrey Kirkland Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
George DeTitta Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Tracy Parnell Song Performer ("I Sing the Body Electric") 120788 8000021
Laura Dean Song Performer ("I Sing the Body Electric") 120788 8000020
Paul McCrane Song Performer ("Is It Okay If I Call You Mine?" "I Sing the Body Electric" "Dogs in the Yard") 120788 8000017
Linda Clifford Song Performer ("Red Light") 120788 8000018
Contemporary Gospel Chorus Song Performer ("Never Alone") 120788 8000019
Richard Latimer Actor n/a 1 1000083
April Lang Actor n/a 1 1000082
Victor Fischbarg Actor Harvey Finsecker 1 1000027
Penny Frank Actor Dance Teacher 1 1000028
Willie Henry Jr. Actor Bathroom Student 1 1000029
Steven Hollander Actor Drama Student 1 1000030
Gennady Filimonov Actor Violinist 1 1000026
Mbewe Escobar Actor Phenicia 1 1000025
Nicholas Bunin Actor Bunsky 1 1000022
Cindy Canuelas Actor Cindy 1 1000023
Nora Cotrone Actor Topless Student 1 1000024
Ted Lambert Actor Drama Student 1 1000031
Loris Sallahian Actor Drama Student 1 1000032
James Manis Actor Bruno's Uncle 1 1000038
Carol Massenburg Actor Shirley--Leroy's Partner 1 1000039
Isaac Mizrahi Actor Touchstone 1 1000040
Sarah Malament Actor Dance Accompanist 1 1000037
Nancy Lee Actor Oriental Student 1 1000036
Kim Sang Actor Oriental Violinist 1 1000033
Darrell Kirkman Actor Richard III 1 1000034
Judith L'Heureux Actor Nurse 1 1000035
Eric Brockington Actor Plump Eric 1 1000021
Bill Britten Actor Mr England 1 1000020
Gene Anthony Ray Actor Leroy Johnson 1 1000007
Maureen Teefy Actor Doris Finsecker 1 1000008
Eddie Barth Actor Angelo 1 1000009
Barry Miller Actor Raul Garcia/Ralph Garcy 1 1000006
Paul McCrane Actor Montgomery MacNeil 1 1000005
Lee Curreri Actor Bruno Martelli 1 1000002
Laura Dean Actor Lisa Monroe 1 1000003
Antonia Franceschi Actor Hilary Van Doren 1 1000004
Boyd Gaines Actor Michael 1 1000010
Albert Hague Actor Shorofsky 1 1000011
Debbie Allen Actor Lydia 1 1000017
Richard Belzer Actor Catch a Rising Star Emcee 1 1000018
Frank Bongiorno Actor Truck Driver 1 1000019
Jim Moody Actor Farrell 1 1000016
Joanna Merlin Actor Miss Berg 1 1000015
Tresa Hughes Actor Naomi Finsecker 1 1000012
Steve Inwood Actor Francois Lafete 1 1000013
Anne Meara Actor Mrs Sherwood 1 1000014
Raquel Mondin Actor Ralph's Sister 1 1000041
Alba Oms Actor Ralph's Mother 1 1000042
Kate Snyder Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000068
Meg Tilly Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000069
Louis Venosta Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000070
Philip Wright Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000071
Holly Reeve Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000067
Julian Montenaire Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000066
Eva Grubler Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000063
Patrick King Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000064
Cynthia Lochard Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000065
Ranko Yokoyana Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000072
Adam Abeshouse Actor n/a 1 1000073
Thais Hockaday Actor n/a 1 1000079
Karen Hoppe Actor n/a 1 1000080
Frankie Laino Actor n/a 1 1000081
Lisa Herman Actor n/a 1 1000078
Crystal Garner Actor n/a 1 1000077
Yvette D Carrington Actor n/a 1 1000074
Fima Ephron Actor n/a 1 1000075
Anthony Evans Actor n/a 1 1000076
Hazel Green Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000062
Robin Gray Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000061
Ilse Sass Actor Mrs Tossoff 1 1000048
Dawn Steinberg Actor Monitor on Stairs 1 1000049
Jonathan Strasser Actor Orchestra Conductor 1 1000050
Ray Ramirez Actor Father Morales 1 1000047
Leslie Quickley Actor "Towering Inferno" Student 1 1000046
Frank Oteri Actor Schlepstein 1 1000043
Traci Parnell Actor Hawaiian Dancer 1 1000044
Sal Piro Actor Emcee at "Rocky Horror" Screening 1 1000045
Yvette Torres Actor Ralph's Little Sister 1 1000051
Frank Vitolo Actor Frankie 1 1000052
Aaron Dugger Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000058
Neisha Folkes Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000059
Karen Ford Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000060
Michael DeLorenzo Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000057
Laura Delano Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000056
Stefanie Zimmerman Actor Dance Teacher 1 1000053
Tracy Burnett Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000054
Greg DeJean Actor Principal Dancer 1 1000055
Irene Cara Actor Coco Hernandez 1 1000001
Synopsis
Five outstandingly gifted students at New York's High School of Performing Arts are followed as they prepare for careers in show business. A budding singer, two actors, a dancer and a musician polish their crafts as they struggle to excel academically in the demanding school.