In the case of another day in paradise, he also offers up james woods who always plays sleazy to a t and melanie griffith who gives her best performance on film in this movie. Another day in paradise has the surprising distinction of being the first movie big name james woods has produced in a decade. This was the final movie to receive the famous two thumbs up from film. And i get the point he was trying to portray, by using his natural light and up close head shots, but i think that his effect is not made for certain movies, including another day in paradise. Another day in paradise 1999 in the 1970s, teen bobbie vincent kartheiser supports his drug habit and his girlfriend, rosie natasha gregson wagner, with petty crime. James woods, melanie griffith, vincent kartheiser, natasha wagner, natasha gregson wagner, james oris official content from. Another day in paradise 1998 rtulsa teen junkies bobbie kartheiser and rosie wagner team up with older junkie couple mel woods and sidney griffith and go from bad to worse. With james woods, melanie griffith, vincent kartheiser, natasha gregson wagner.
Her mother was of ukrainian and russian heritage, and christened her natalia but affectionately. Viewers must suffer through excessive violence, foul language, drug abuse, sex, and nudity before the movie s redemptive ending which includes some bible. Another day in paradise 1999 cast and crew moviefone. Another day in paradise 1998 another day in paradise. Another day in paradise vcr vhs tape movie james woods. Another day in paradise is a 1998 crime drama film directed by larry clark and starring james woods, melanie griffith, vincent kartheiser and natasha gregson wagner. What brings the movie its special quality is the work of james woods. This genre of film has certainly changed a lot since the forties when a road movie was bob hope and bing crosby.
In another day in paradise, james woods and melanie griffith star as a couple heroin addicts and professional thieves who take two teenage petty thieves and lovers under their oily wings. He also has a knack for discovering talented young artists for his films. Another day in paradise 1998 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Another day in paradise vcr vhs tape movie james woods, melanie griffin r used. Another day in paradise movie posters from movie poster shop. This is certainly the case with another day in paradise. Woods, along with costar melanie griffith, starred two decades ago in night moves, by bonnie and clyde director arthur penn. With autumn patterson, madeline paige patterson, frankie muniz, joanna krupa. Now, a road movie is usually darker, more foreboding. The road and crime and doom seem to fit together easily in the movies. A few years ago, woods was in another sexandguns film, the remake of the getaway. Think of his masterful portrait of sleaze, lester diamond in casino, and turn that up to 11. Another day in paradise follows the exploits of bobbie, a teenage runaway and thief who is happy making money the hard way stealing it by breaking into vending machines.
Another day in paradise is a lowlife sleazeball drugsandblood road. Mels also a dealer and thief and is glad to add two wouldbe partners in crime to his and sidneys traveling road to hell. Another day in paradise, the new film from acclaimed director larry. Various another day in paradise music from the larry. But larry clarks new film another day in paradise sees him returning to his disreputable, antisocial best. Another day in paradise 1999 cast and crew in the 1970s, teen bobbie vincent kartheiser supports his drug habit and his girlfriend, rosie natasha gregson wagner, with petty crime. Whether hes jabbing his finger at someones head to make a point. Phil collins another day in paradise lyrics duration. Another day in paradise is a lowlife sleazeball drugsandblood road movie, which means its basic materials will be familiar to audiences of the post easy rider decades. A vending machine robbery by small time thief and drug addict bobbie vincent kartheiser goes badly awry, and his friends contact streetwise thief and parttime druggie mel james woods to patch him up. Another day in paradise 1998 directed by larry clark. Day in paradise trailer,another day in paradise 1998, larry clarke,james woods. It is based on the novel another day in paradise written by eddie little.
In the hope of a big score, two junkie couples team up to commit various drug robberies which go disastrously wrong leading to dissent, violence and murder. Another day in paradise is a 1998 american crime drama film directed by larry clark and starring james woods, melanie griffith, vincent kartheiser and. He grew up in warwick, rhode island, with his mother and stepfather thomas e. Shooting guns, heroin in another day in paradise web posted on.
In the case of another day in paradise, he also offers up james woods who always. James howard woods born april 18, 1947 is an american actor, voice actor, and producer who is known for his work in theatre, television and film. His career has also seen commercial disappointments like chaplin 1992 and salvador. Filmography of james woods includes popular television series shark 200608 and family guy voice role, 20052016. I understand what larry clark wanted with the movie. The guy is flying off the screen, chewing apart nearly every frame. He started his career in small roles on and offbroadway. Theres not much new here, but then theres so rarely something new at the movies that were sometimes grateful to see the familiar done well. Buy another day in paradise movie posters from movie poster shop. Drugs and crime bond a surrogate family james woods, melanie griffith, vincent kartheiser. Shooting guns, heroin in another day in paradise cnn. Another day in paradise, clarks sophomore effort, represents the closest hes ever gotten to making a mainstream film. Were your movie poster source for new releases and vintage movie posters.
James woods, melanie griffith, vincent kartheiser, natasha wagner. Another day in paradise is a song recorded by english drummer and singersongwriter phil collins. Dec 03, 2014 another day in paradise trailer 1998 director. Created from footage captured during the filming of the pbs series carrier, another day in paradise explores the struggle waged by three men in various stages of fatherhood to serve their country. Another day in paradise has the surprising distinction of being the first movie bigname james woods has produced in a decade. She was surrounded by hollywood glamor from the onset as the daughter of film star natalie wood and british producerwriteragent richard gregson, who was married to wood from 19691972. Young lovers, bobbie vincent kartheiser and rosie natasha gregson wagnor live in a fleahole, using drugs and getting by on bobbies petty theft. Instead of song and dance this movie chronicles sex, drugs, violence and crime. Another day in paradise theres nothing in the press material accompanying the ironically titled another day in paradise explaining chinese bookie pictures, the presentation entity that gets top billing on the film print, but given the collaborative, improvisational nature and thrift store chicoutlaw milieu of the work, its a safe bet that the coproducing alliance of coscreenwriter.
Produced by collins along with hugh padgham, it was released as the first single from his numberone album. It is a very dirty, scummy, and drug and sex filled film that i just get a kick out off. The movie is clarks vision of the outlaw lifestyle. Scott shiffman, stephen chin, christopher landon, eddie little. Although larry clarks film another day in paradise is set squarely in the 1970s, its accompanying soundtrack jumps all over the map, with much of its music, most notably otis reddings hard to handle and bob dylans every grain of sand, dating back a decade earlier. This is another issue i misunderstood about the movie. Recognizing a kindred spirit, mel befriends bobbie and his girlfriend rosie natasha gregson wagner, inviting them to join him and his longsuffering girlfriend sid melanie griffith on a.
Larry clarks kids second film, another day in paradise features an explosive performance by james woods as a professional thiefjunkie, who along with his girlfriend a well cast melanie griffith adopt two young lovers vincent kartheiser and natasha gregson wagner and hit the road in search of drugs and money. James woods and melanie griffith enjoy the possibilities of their charactersthey enjoy the supercharged scenes of speed, fear, fantasy and crime. Twin girls spend the summer working as life guards at a water park, while helping their widowed dad to come to terms with their moms death. James woods mel and melanie griffith sid give outstanding. The movie won the grand prix award at the 1999 festival du film. Army intelligence officer who died during woods childhood. Another day in paradise vhs video james woods melanie griffith vincent kartheise. Another day in paradise is about two teenage, junkiethieves who have a couple of older junkiethieves take them under their wing in their crime spree. James woods full list of movies and tv shows in theaters, in production and upcoming films. If there are no new insights in another day in paradise, at least there are old arias powerfully sung. James howard woods was born on april 18, 1947 in vernal, utah, the son of martha a. Another day in paradise live at montreux 2004 duration. James woods got all the praise from critics, but it also features topnotch acting from vincent kartheiser, natasha gregson wagner and melanie griffith.596 730 1633 1312 1274 1029 1266 697 1258 206 508 897 1251 117 322 1270 72 1619 1062 1217 484 660 808 1094 1240 8 1282 544 1168 91 332 892 156 1275 1275 173