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In the s, thousands of white migrants settled in the Los Angeles suburb of South Gate. Six miles from downtown and adjacent to Watts, South Gate and its neighboring communities served as L. Blue-collar workers built the suburb literally from the ground up, using sweat equity rather than cash to construct their own homes.
As Becky M. As the citizens of South Gate struggled to defend their segregated American Dream of suburban community, they fanned the flames of racial inequality that erupted in the Watts riots.
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Originally, Martin was cast to play Coopersmith, with Arnold Schwarzenegger playing the role of Antonelli. However, Schwarzenegger was soon thereafter offered the role of Det. John Kimble in Kindergarten Cop , and left the production. Failing to find another suitable "Vinnie" for Martin's Coopersmith, Martin offered to take on the role of Vinnie himself. Producers agreed, and then cast Rick Moranis as Coopersmith, who had originally been considered for the role, but was unavailable until then.
An all too uptight FBI agent must protect a larger than life mobster with a heart of gold, currently under witness protection in the suburbs. Steve Martin, Rick Moranis, Joan Cusack. Film noir parody with a detective uncovering a sinister plot. My Blue Heaven is a American crime comedy film directed by Herbert Ross, written by Nora Ephron, and starring Steve Martin, Rick Moranis, and Joan.
Principal photography took place primarily in the California cities of San Luis Obispo , Atascadero , Paso Robles , and the surrounding area, though the nominal setting is a fictional suburb of San Diego , California. Some scenes were shot in San Diego. The film's title comes from the famous song which appears on the soundtrack, performed by Fats Domino. The film's score was composed by Ira Newborn. The film was coolly received by critics.
Sound Mix: Dolby. My Blue Heaven Courtesy of Capitol Records, Inc. The Lonely Guy Melanie Mayron Crystal. Tommie Seth Jaffe Unique comedy with Steve Martin in great form.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Not to be confused with the unrelated film of the same title. My Blue Heaven Theatrical release poster.
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