The Player | © Fine Line Features / Criterion
Feature Film | 1991-1992 | Comedy, Crime, Drama, Satire | USA

    Cast

    ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
    Tim RobbinsGriffin Mill [L]Tobias Meister
    Greta ScacchiJune Gudmundsdottir [SR]Evelyn Maron
    Fred WardWalter Stuckel [SR]Joachim Kerzel
    Whoopi GoldbergDetective Susan Avery [SR]Regina Lemnitz
    Vincent D'OnofrioDavid Kahane [SR]Torsten Sense
    Peter GallagherLarry Levy [SR]Hans-Jürgen Dittberner
    Dean StockwellAndy Civella [SR]Andreas Mannkopff
    Richard E. GrantTom Oakley [SR]Hubertus Bengsch
    Sydney PollackDick Mellon [SR]Harry Wüstenhagen
    Lyle LovettDetective DeLongpre [SR]

    Crew

    DepartmentActivityNameComment
    Camera Departmentdirector of photographyJean Lépine
    Director's DepartmentdirectorRobert Altman
    Director's Departmentdialogue-directorPeter BaumgartnerSynchron
    EditingeditorMaysie Hoy
    EditingeditorGeraldine Peroni
    MusiccomposerThomas Newman
    ProducerproducerNick Wechsler
    ProducerproducerDavid Brown [1]
    ProducerproducerMichael Tolkin
    Producerco-producerScott Bushnell

    Production companies

    CompanyComment
    Avenue Pictures [us]
    Spelling Entertainment [us]in association with
    Addis Wechsler Pictures [us]

    Distributing companies

    CompanyComment
    Fine Line Features [us]USA Kino
    KSM GmbH (ehem. Krause & Schneider Multimedia, KSM) [de]Deutschland DVD/Blu-ray (2005)
    New Vision VideoDeutschland VHS (1993)

    Facilities

    Department CompanyComment
    VFX / Post ProductionSound (Postproduction)Cinephon Synchron - Filmproduktions GmbHDt. Fassung

    Awards

    Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
    Robert Altman1992Cannes Film Festival [fr]Best DirectorWinner
    Robert Altman1992Cannes Film Festival [fr]Palme d'OrNominated
    Tim Robbins1992Cannes Film Festival [fr]Best ActorWinner
    Robert Altman1993Academy Awards - Oscar [us]Best DirectorNominated
    Robert Altman1993Golden Globes [us]Best Motion Picture - Comedy or MusicalWinner
    Robert Altman1993Golden Globes [us]Best Director - Motion PictureNominated
    Tim Robbins1993Golden Globes [us]Best Performance by an Actor (Comedy)Winner
    Michael Tolkin1993Academy Awards - Oscar [us]Best Adapted ScreenplayNominated
    Michael Tolkin1993Golden Globes [us]Best Screenplay - Motion PictureNominated
    Geraldine Peroni1993Academy Awards - Oscar [us]Best Film EditingNominated

    Cinema

    TypeCountryDateComment
    Theatre releaseGermanyThursday, 02.07.1992