Crazy in Alabama is a 1999 American comedy-drama film directed by Antonio Banderas and based on Mark Childress ' 1993 novel of the same name. The film stars Melanie Griffith as an abused housewife who becomes an actress, while her nephew deals with a racially motivated murder involving a corrupt sheriff. It marked Dakota Johnson 's film debut.
Oct 22, 1999 · An abused wife heads to California to become a movie star while her nephew back in Alabama has to deal with a racially-motivated murder involving a corrupt sheriff. Director Antonio Banderas Writer Mark Childress (novel) Stars Melanie Griffith David Morse Lucas Black See production, box office & company info Watch on Crackle Go to crackle.com
- Antonio Banderas
- Comedy, Crime, Drama
Wiley and Peejo (short for Peter Joseph) are living with their grandmother, Meemaw during the sixties because they loss their parents in a car crash. Everything is going smoothly until Lucille, their aunt pays a visit with her six kids and informs them that she's killed her husband, Chester.
Crazy In Alabama (726) 6.2 1 h 52 min 1999 PG-13 Antonio Banderas' directorial debut weaves together the stories of a boy coming of age in racially charged 1960's Alabama, and his eccentric aunt (Melanie Griffith) on the run to Hollywood where she hopes to fulfill her dreams of TV stardom. Directors Antonio Banderas Starring
- 112 min
Crazy in Alabama (1999) Full Cast & Crew See agents for this cast & crew on IMDbPro Directed by Antonio Banderas Writing Credits ( WGA) Cast (in credits order) verified as complete Produced by Music by Mark Snow Cinematography by Julio Macat Film Editing by Maysie Hoy Robert C. Jones Casting By Mindy Marin Production Design by Cecilia Montiel
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