Release Date: December 10th, 1999
DVD Release Date: June 20th, 2000
R|2 hr 7 min
This semi-autobiographical film by Barry Levinson follows various members of the Kurtzman clan, a Jewish family living in suburban Baltimore during the 1950s. As teenaged Ben (Ben Foster) completes high school, he falls for Sylvia (Rebekah Johnson), a black classmate, creating inevitable tensions. Meanwhile, Ben's brother, Van (Adrien Brody), attends college and becomes smitten with a mysterious woman and their father (Joe Mantegna) tries to maintain his burlesque business.
Director: Barry Levinson
Genres: Comedy drama
Production Co: Baltimore Pictures, Spring Creek Productions
Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures