The Bridges of Madison County (1995)

PG-13 | 135 mins | Drama, Romance | 1995

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Director:

Clint Eastwood

Cinematographer:

Jack N. Green

Editor:

Joel Cox

Production Designer:

Jeannine Claudia Oppewall

Production Companies:

Amblin, Malpaso
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SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Los Angeles Times
2 Jun 1995
p. 1.
New York Times
2 Jun 1995
p. 4.
Variety
22 May 1995
p. 91, 96.
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANIES
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTORS
Unit prod mgr
1st asst dir
2d asst dir
PRODUCERS
Assoc prod
Assoc prod
WRITER
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
Cam/Steadicam op
1st asst cam
2d asst cam
Chief lighting tech
Asst lighting tech
Rigging gaffer
Key grip
Best boy grip
Dolly grip
Filmed in
Still photog/Tech consultant
ART DIRECTORS
Art dir
Asst art dir
FILM EDITORS
Asst film ed
Asst film ed
Asst film ed
Negative cutting
SET DECORATORS
Set dec
Prop master
Asst prop master
Const coord
Const foreman
Standby painter
COSTUMES
Cost des
Ward supv
Men's set cost
Women's set cost
MUSIC
Mus ed
Scoring mixer
Mus consultant
SOUND
Supv sd ed
Supv sd ed
Supv dial ed
ADR supv
Sd mixer
Boom op
Cable
Re-rec mixer
Re-rec mixer
Re-rec mixer
Dial ed
Dial ed
Dial ed
Asst sd ed
Asst sd ed
Asst sd ed
Asst sd ed
Sd eff ed
Sd eff ed
Sd eff ed
Sd eff ed
Sd eff ed
VISUAL EFFECTS
Spec eff consultant
Spec eff coord
Spec eff
Spec eff
Titles and opticals by
MAKEUP
Meryl Streep's hair & make-up
Make-up artist
Hair stylist
PRODUCTION MISC
Casting
Scr supv
Prod secy
Asst prod secy
Prod accountant
Asst prod accountant
Asst prod accountant
Asst to Clint Eastwood
Asst to Kathleen Kennedy
Asst to Meryl Streep
Unit pub
Transportation coord
Transportation capt
Loc mgr
Helicopter pilot
STAND INS
COLOR PERSONNEL
Col timer
SOURCES
LITERARY
Based on the novel The Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller (New York, 1992).
MUSIC
"Doe Eyes (Love Theme from 'The Bridges of Madison County')" composed by Lennie Niehaus and Clint Eastwood, conducted by Lennie Niehaus, piano solo performed by Michael Lang
"(Put Another Nickel In) Music! Music! Music!," written by Bernie Baum and Stephan Weiss, performed by Ahmad Jamal, courtesy of MCA Records
"Poinciana," written by Buddy Bernier and Nat Simon, performed by Ahmad Jamal, courtesy of MCA Records
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MUSIC
"Doe Eyes (Love Theme from 'The Bridges of Madison County')" composed by Lennie Niehaus and Clint Eastwood, conducted by Lennie Niehaus, piano solo performed by Michael Lang
"(Put Another Nickel In) Music! Music! Music!," written by Bernie Baum and Stephan Weiss, performed by Ahmad Jamal, courtesy of MCA Records
"Poinciana," written by Buddy Bernier and Nat Simon, performed by Ahmad Jamal, courtesy of MCA Records
"Jammin with J. R.," written and performed by James Rivers.
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SONGS
"Blue Gardenia," written by Bob Russell and Lester Lee, performed by Dinah Washington, courtesy of Mercury Records, by arrangement with PolyGram Special Markets
"Casta Diva" from "Norma," written by Vincenzo Bellini, performed by Maria Callas and the Orchestra & Chorus of Teatro Alla Scala Milan, conducted by Tullio Serafin, courtesy of EMI Classics, under license from CEMA Special Markets
"Easy Living," written by Leo Robin and Ralph Rainger, performed by Johnny Hartman, courtesy of Bee Hive Records
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SONGS
"Blue Gardenia," written by Bob Russell and Lester Lee, performed by Dinah Washington, courtesy of Mercury Records, by arrangement with PolyGram Special Markets
"Casta Diva" from "Norma," written by Vincenzo Bellini, performed by Maria Callas and the Orchestra & Chorus of Teatro Alla Scala Milan, conducted by Tullio Serafin, courtesy of EMI Classics, under license from CEMA Special Markets
"Easy Living," written by Leo Robin and Ralph Rainger, performed by Johnny Hartman, courtesy of Bee Hive Records
"Leader of the Pack," written by George Morton, Jeff Barry and Ellie Greenwich, performed by The Shangri-Las, courtesy of Mercury Records, by arrangement with PolyGram Special Markets
"I'll Close My Eyes," written by Buddy Kaye and Billy Reid, performed by Dinah Washington, courtesy of Blue Note Records, a division of Capitol Records, Inc., under license from CEMA Special Markets
"Baby I'm Yours," written by Van McCoy, performed by Barbara Lewis, courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp., by arrangement with Warner Special Products
"Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix" from "Samson et Dalila," written by Camille Saint-Saens, performed by Maria Callas and Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion Francaise, conducted by Georges Pretre, courtesy of EMI Classics, under license from CEMA Special Markets
"Soft Winds," written by Fletcher Henderson and Fred Royal, performed by Dinah Washington with Hal Mooney and His Orchestra, courtesy of Mercury Records, by arrangement with PolyGram Special Markets
"It Was Almost Like a Song," written by Hal David and Archie Jordan, performed by Johnny Hartman, courtesy of Bee Hive Records
"I See Your Face Before Me," written by Howard Dietz and Arthur Schwartz, performed by Johnny Hartman, courtesy of Bee Hive Records
"For All We Know," written by Sam M. Lewis and J. Fred Coots, performed by Johnny Hartman, courtesy of Bee Hive Records
"This Is Always," written by Harry Warren and Mack Gordon, performed by Irene Kral with the Junior Mance Trio (including Bob Cranshaw and Mickey Roker), utilized through special permission obtained from Mrs. Fred Astaire, all rights reserved
"It's a Wonderful World," written by Johnny Watson, Harold Adamson and Jan Savitt, performed by Irene Kral with the Junior Mance Trio (including Bob Cranshaw and Mickey Roker), utilized through special permission obtained from Mrs. Fred Astaire, all rights reserved.
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DETAILS
Release Date:
1995
Premiere Information:
Los Angeles opening: 2 June 1995
New York opening: week of 2 June 1995
Copyright Claimant:
Warner Brothers, a division of Time Warner Entertainment Company, LP
Copyright Date:
29 June 1995
Copyright Number:
PA702334
Physical Properties:
Sound
Dolby; dts in selected theatres
Color
Technicolor®
Duration(in mins):
135
MPAA Rating:
PG-13
Country:
United States
Language:
English
PCA No:
33820
Passed by NBR:
No
GENRE
Genres:


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