The Chosen (1981)
The Chosen (1981)
One boy. Two worlds. A time to choose.
In a 1940s New York, two Jewish teenage boys are determined to remain friends despite the deep differences between their two families.

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Cast

Barry Miller Barry Miller As: Reuven Malter
Robby Benson Robby Benson As: Danny Saunders
Maximilian Schell Maximilian Schell As: Professor David Malter
Rod Steiger Rod Steiger As: Reb Saunders
Hildy Brooks Hildy Brooks As: Mrs. Saunders
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Storyline

In a 1940s New York, two Jewish teenage boys are determined to remain friends despite the deep differences between their two families.


Tagline: One boy. Two worlds. A time to choose.
Certification: PG

Details

Genres: Drama

Language: English

Release Date: 20 August 1981

Country: US

Runtime: 105m

Company Credits

Company: Chosen Film Company

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Cast

Barry Miller

Barry Miller

Reuven Malter

Robby Benson

Robby Benson

Danny Saunders

Maximilian Schell

Maximilian Schell

Professor David Malter

Rod Steiger

Rod Steiger

Reb Saunders

Hildy Brooks

Hildy Brooks

Mrs. Saunders

Kaethe Fine

Kaethe Fine

Shaindel Saunders

Ron Rifkin

Ron Rifkin

Baseball Coach

Robert John Burke

Robert John Burke

Levi Saunders

Lonny Price

Lonny Price

Davey

Evan Handler

Evan Handler

Sidney Goldberg

Douglas Warhit

Douglas Warhit

Sam

Jeffrey Marcus

Jeffrey Marcus

Schwartzi

Stuart Charno

Stuart Charno

1st Baseman

Richard Lifschutz

Richard Lifschutz

Hassidic Coach

Clement Fowler

Clement Fowler

Doctor

John Pankow

John Pankow

Bully

Richard Ziman

Richard Ziman

Bully

Bruce MacVittie

Bruce MacVittie

Bully

E.D. Miller

E.D. Miller

Umpire

Jack Hollander

Jack Hollander

Psychology Professor

Elaine Kagan

Elaine Kagan

V.E. Day Woman

Kathryn Conners

Kathryn Conners

V.E. Day Woman

Iva Rifkin

Iva Rifkin

V.E. Day Woman

Val Avery

Val Avery

Teacher

Danton Stone

Danton Stone

Fighting Student

Mark Nelson

Mark Nelson

Fighting Student

Frank Maxwell

Frank Maxwell

Radio Announcer

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Writing Credits

Production Crew

Ely A. Landau

Ely A. Landau

Producer

Barbara De Fina

Barbara De Fina

Unit Manager

Edie Landau

Edie Landau

Producer

Mel Howard

Mel Howard

Unit Production Manager

Mel Howard

Mel Howard

Associate Producer

Roger Harrison

Roger Harrison

Associate Producer

Joseph Harris

Joseph Harris

Associate Producer

Steven Douglas Brown

Steven Douglas Brown

Associate Producer

Jonathan Bernstein

Jonathan Bernstein

Executive Producer

Joy Todd

Joy Todd

Casting

Edited By

Costume and Makeup

Ruth Morley

Ruth Morley

Costume Design

Joseph Coscia

Joseph Coscia

Makeup & Hair

Allen Weisinger

Allen Weisinger

Makeup & Hair

Sound

Elmer Bernstein

Elmer Bernstein

Original Music Composer

Visual Effects

Not currently known.

Camera

Arthur J. Ornitz

Arthur J. Ornitz

Director of Photography

Lighting

Not currently known.

Art Department

Stuart Wurtzel

Stuart Wurtzel

Production Design

Philip A.T. Smith

Philip A.T. Smith

Set Decoration

Other Crew

Jeremy Kagan

Jeremy Kagan

Additional Writing

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