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The Nutt House (1992)

Country of Origin: USA
Year of Production: 1992
Running Times: 90 mins
Length: 2344 metres
Format: colour
Ratio:
Sound: Dolby

CREDITS

PRODUCTION
Production Company: Connexion Film Productions
Executive Producers: Willi Bär, Ortwin Freyermuth, David Korda
Producers: David Rotman, Brad Wyman
Line Producer: Tracy Lee Wong
Associate Producer: J.P. Johannsen
Production Coordinator: Laurie Viera
Assistant Production Coordinator: Kathryn Takis

SCRIPT
Script: Adam Smithee Jr (real name: Sam Raimi), Peter Perkinson (real name: Scott Spiegel), Alan Smithee Sr (real name: Ivan Raimi), R.O.C. Sandstorm (real name: Bruce Campbell)
Story: Adam Smithee Jr (real name: Sam Raimi), Peter Perkinson (real name: Scott Spiegel), Alan Smithee Sr (real name: Ivan Raimi)

DIRECTION
Directors: Scott Spiegel, Adam Rifkin (uncredited)
2nd Unit Director: Gregory Nicotero
1st Assistant Director: Michael Grossman
2nd Unit 1st Assistant Director: Thomas Burke
Key 2nd Assistant Director: Pamela Kuri
2nd Unit 2nd Assistant Director: Michael Schlenker
2nd 2nd Assistant Director: Conte Matal

PHOTOGRAPHY
Director of Photography: Bernd Heinl
2nd Unit Director of Photography: Igor Meglic
Camera Operator: Michael Levine
Steadicam Operator: Rick Tiedeman
1st Assistant Camera: Scott Fuller
2nd Unit 1st Assistant Camera: Gilbert Salas
2nd Unit Additional 1st Assistant Camera: Tom Jensen
2nd Assistant Camera: Michael Cohen
Assistant B Camera: Mark Fragale
Camera Loader: David Elmore
Gaffer: Stephen Sharp
Rigging Gaffer: Anthony G. Nakonechnyj
Electricians: Christopher Prampin, Erik A. Erichsen
Additional Electricians: Branch M. Brunson, Douglas Blagg
Best Boy Electric: Christopher Lyons
Additional Best Boy Electric: Wayne R. Hamilton
2nd Unit Key Grip: Phil Heath
Key Grip: Thomas V. Browne
Rigging Key Grip: Peter Chrimes
Grips: Bernie Horn-Bostel, Brian Price, Tom Skulski
2nd Unit Grip: Thomas Heath
Best Boy Grip: Robert W. McCarty
Dolly Grip: William D. Wynn
Additional Grips: Pat Hoeschen, Florence Drukas, Keith Jordan
Stills: Lesa Ann Pedriana
Colour Timer: Robert La Rossa
Colour: DeLuxe

EDITING AND POST-PRODUCTION
Editors: Michael Mulconery, Walt Mulconery
1st Assistant Film Editor: Karen Hathaway
2nd Assistant Film Editor: Matthew Bates
Negative Cutter: Boyd Steer

MUSIC
Music: Cameron Allan
Additional Music / Keyboards: Glen Muirhead (uncredited)
Music Supervisor: Stephen Kearney
Music Editor: Lisa Kauppi

SOUND
Sound Supervisor: J. Stanley Johnston
Sound Recordist: Denise Bell-Sawelson
Production Sound Mixer: Walter B. Martin
Boom Operators: Jonathan Fuh, Paul Coogan
Sound Re-Recording Mixers: Dennis Kirk, Garrie Bolger, Larry Stensvold
Supervising Sound Editor: Patrick M. Griffith
Dialogue Editors: John H. Arrufat, Mark Peterson, Richard Corwin
ADR Editors: John H. Arrufat, Mark Peterson, Richard Corwin
Digital Sound Effects Editors: Ann Scibelli, Bruce Nazarian, Michael Wetherwax, Scott Wolf
Foley Mixer: Bruce Bell
Foley Artists: Jill Schachne, Tim Chilton

MAKE UP AND COSTUMES
Key Make Up: Gina DiMaria
Hair: Barbara Olvera
Assistant Hair / Make Up: Denise Della Valle
Costume Designer: Susan L. Bertram
Set Costumer: Janet Sobel
Wardrobe Supervisor: Kathleen M. Hillseth

SPECIAL MAKE UP EFFECTS
Special Makeup Effects Supervisor: Gregory Nicotero
Special Makeup Effects: David E. Smith, Gino Crognale, Howard Berger, Rick Lalonde, Robert Kurtzman

SPECIAL EFFECTS
Mechanical Effects Coordinator: Bob Ahmanson
Special Mechanical Effects: Jason Newton, Phillip Hartmann

VISUAL EFFECTS
Visual Effects Supervisor: Richard Malzahn
Visual Effects Producer: Charles L. Finance
Optical Supervisor: Robert Habros
Optical Camera Operators: Albert Cox, Paul Howarth
Rotoscope Artist: Heather Davis
Visual Effects Animator: Laine Liska
Visual Effects Lineup: Scott Sohan
Title Designer: Jeffrey A. Okun

DESIGN AND SET CONSTRUCTION
Production Designer: David Brian Miller
Art Directors: Marina Kieser, Rando Schmook
Assistant Art Director: Neal W. Zoromski
Set Designers: Andrew D. Brothers, Orhan Ayyuce
Set Decorator: Katherine Orrison
Assistant Set Decorator: Sue Slutzky
Set Dressers: Bill Zullo, John Bilka
On-Set Dressers: David Walker, Don G. Smith
Property Master: John Harrington
Assistant Property Masters: David L. Strand, Mark Jameson
Property Assistant: Joanne Bloomfield
Construction Coordinator: Michael A. Clark
Assistant Construction Coordinator: Deborah D. Clark
Construction Foreman: Ray Stoddard
Carpenters: Chris Forester, Don Bateman, Jerry J. Cronin, Ken Farnum, Michel J. Briere, Ron Davis
Set Painters: James P. Scanlon, Peter Flynn, Rebecca C. Crespi
Key Scenic Artists: David Ultan, Kenton Jones
Scenic Artists: Isabella Lenestour, Matt Flynn, Richard Kinney
Storyboard Artist: John Coven
Illustrator: Adrienne Brown
Art Department Production Assistant: Jesse Vare
Art Swing Gang: Christopher Bradley, Robin Rundle
Greensman: James E. Georgopoulos
Lead Man: Konstantin von Krusenstiern

MISCELLANEOUS
Script Supervisor: Dawn C. Dreiling
2nd Unit Script Supervisor: Marcella Shane
Assistant Script Supervisor: Carmen Eckes-Baer
Creative Consultant: Larry Karaszewski
Production Accountant: Martha Cronin
Assistant Accountant: Deborah D. Henderson
Accounting Assistant: James DaMato
Set Production Assistants: Judy Hannay, Julia Seltz, Larry Fisch, Steve Day, Steve Klar
Office Production Assistants: Bill Stevens, Doug Mehlberg, Justin P. Stanley, Pam Jackson, Rob Chatlin
2nd Unit Production Assistant: Peter Koonz
Assistant to Adam Rifkin: Robert G. Myers
Assistant to David Rotman: Greg Jablonski
Assistant to Brad Wyman: Lucy Ann Buffett
Transportation Coordinator: Michael Locke
Transportation Captain: Benjamin Rivera
Drivers: David Ortiz, Frederick Johnston, Hosia Blankenship, Michael Dewey, David 'Bear' Ortiz (uncredited)
Camera Car Driver: David Shubert
Honeywagon Driver: Michael D. Speedie
Production Van Driver: Pedro Amaya
Van Drivers: Carla Thomas, Gillian Childers
Unit Publicist: Stephanie Alexander
Craft Service: Bob Kay
Pie Stylist: Joanne Bloomfield
Set Medic: Lexxie Wentzel

LOCATIONS
Location Manager: Rod Smith
Additional Location Manager: Ivan E. Schwarz
Location Assistants: David Porter, Joshua Magid, Ralph Herscu

STUNTS
Stunt Coordinator: Chuck Borden
Stunts: Jean-Pierre Romano, Michael Thayer, Ray Doyle, Ric New, BJ Davis, Christopher Doyle, Debbie Evans, Dennis Madalone, Dyanna Lynn, Eddie Braun, Eric Chambers, Gary Littlejohn, Gene Le Bell, George B. Colucci, J. Suzanne Rampe, Janet Lee Orcutt, John-Clay Scott, Kim Robert Koscki, Lane Leavitt, Linda Fetters, Maria R. Kelly, Patricia Tallman, Ray Bickel, Rex Pierson, Rick Sawaya, Scott Leva, Tim Trella, 'Wild' Bill Mock

CASTING
Casting: Annette Benson, Penny Perry
Extras Casting: Robin Shainberg
Casting Associate: Christian Kaplan

CAST
Stephen Kearney (Nathan / Philbert)
Amy Yasbeck (Diane)
Robert Trebor (Buddy)
Robert Colbert (board doctor)
Sandra Gould (Ma Belle)
Captain Haggerty (Frank)
Barry Livingston (Williams)
Peter Lupus (Musso)
Robert Mandan (Mr Henderson)
Emil Sitka (Geeves)
Stella Stevens (Mrs Robinson)
Constance Towers (Mrs Henderson)
Joseph Whipp (Doctor Foster)
Traci Lords (Miss Tress)
Catherine Bach (benefit reporter)
Shandra Beri (Julia)
Carolyn Finney (ceremony assistant)
Paul Hirsch (skateboarder)
Christopher Mankiewicz (newscaster)
King Moody (Victor Kaplan)
Lesa Ann Pedriana (tennis reporter)
Queen Kong (real name: Dee Booher) (large nurse)
Rhett (Mr Parrott)
Michele Rifkin (wife of horse husband)
Marla Rubinoff (Hazel Nut)
Danielle Yaron (Baby Nathan)
Tal Yaron (Baby Philbert)
Ben Stiller (pie thrower - uncredited)

Stand-In For Kearney: Rhyse Gaston

AVAILABILITY

USA
Theatrical Distributors: Capella; Triboro Entertainment Group Inc
DVD Distributor: Image Entertainment ID (5613 FMDVD)

CENSORSHIP HISTORY

USA
Rating: PG-13 (for farcical sex-related scenes)

TIMELINE

1992
September

10: Germany – theatrical release

1995
July

5: USA - video release

1999
July

20: USA - DVD release (Image Entertainment ID (5613 FMDVD))

POSTER TAGS

Sometimes you feel like a nut... sometimes you are

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Doidos Varridos - Portugese title
Hülyébbnél is hülyébb - Hungarian title
The Nutty Nut - working title
Die Total beknackte Nuß - German title

LINKS

SEE ALSO
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

REFERENCES

MAGAZINES

cinema 27 August 1992 (Germany)
review (by Torsten Koenekamp)

Hollywood Reporter vol.318 no.38 (13 August 1991) p.23 (USA)
credits

Hollywood Reporter vol.318 no.48 (27 August 1991) p.23 (USA)
credits

 


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