Director: John Schlesinger
Production: Jerome Hellman Productions; DeLuxe colour, 35mm; running time: 113 minutes. Filmed in New York, 1968.
Producer: Jerome Hellman; screenplay: Waldo Salt, based on the novel by James Leo Herlihy; photography: Adam Holender; editor: Hugh A. Robertson; assistant director: Michael Childers; production design: John R. Lloyd; music: John Barry; sound: Jack Fizstephens, Vincent Connelly.
Cast: Jon Voight (Joe Buck); Dustin Hoffman (Ratso Rizzo); Sylvia Miles (Cass); Brenda Vaccaro (Shirley); John McGiver (Mr. O'Dan-iel); Barnard Hughes (Towny); Ruth White (Sally Buck); Jennifer Salt (Annie).
Awards: Oscars for Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Adapted Screenplay, 1969.
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