The Falcon and the Snowman
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The Falcon and the Snowman

Year:
Duration:
131 min
Genres:
Biography | Crime | Drama | Thriller
IMDB rate:
6.8
Director:
John Schlesinger
Awards:
1 win
Details
Country: UK
Release Date: 1985-01-25
Filming Locations: Los Angeles, California, USA
Earnings
Gross: $17,130,087 (USA) ( 1985)
Cast
Actor
Character
Timothy Hutton
Christopher Boyce
Sean Penn
Daulton Lee
Pat Hingle
Mr. Charlie Boyce
Joyce Van Patten
Mrs. Boyce
Rob Reed
Boyce Child
Rob Newell
Boyce Child
Karen West
Boyce Child
Art Camacho
Boyce Child (as Arturo Comacho)
Annie Kozuch
Boyce Child
Richard Dysart
Dr. Lee
Priscilla Pointer
Mrs. Lee
Chris Makepeace
David Lee
Dorian Harewood
Gene
Mady Kaplan
Laurie
Macon McCalman
Larry Rogers
Jerry Hardin
Tony Owens
Nicholas Pryor
Eddie
Betty Lou Henson
Debra
Stanley Grover
NSA Inspector
Bob Arbogast
Guard
David Suchet
Alex
Boris Leskin
Mikhael
George C. Grant
Karpov
Anatoli Davydov
Guard (as Anatoly Davidov)
Lori Singer
Lana
Jennifer Runyon
Carole
Daniel McDonald
Clay (as Dan McDonald)
Marvin J. McIntyre
Ike (as Marvin McIntyre)
Sam Ingraffia
Kenny Kahn
Tom Nolan
Undercover Cop
James Hardie
Police Interrogator
Burke Byrnes
U.S. Customs Official
Vic Polizos
FBI Interrogator
Drew Snyder
FBI Interrogator
Michael Ironside
FBI Agent
Bob Nelson
FBI Agent
Arthur Taxier
FBI Agent
Philip Corey
PAN AM Clerk
Martha Campos
Carmen
Herbie Wallace
Pet Shop Owner
Steven Miller
Newscaster
Jeff Seyfried
Pool Man
Steve Duffy
Barman
Carlos Romano
Insp. Estevez
Valerie Wildman
U.S. Embassy Official
George Belanger
U.S. Vice Consul
Leopoldo Francés
Nigerian Diplomat
Abel Franco
Interrogator
Raúl Martínez
Mexican Police Sergeant
Guillermo Ríos
Drug Dealer
Jaime Garza
Raul
Roger Cudney
FBI Agent (uncredited)
Robert F. Kennedy
Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Martin Luther King
Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
John Lennon
Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Richard Masur
Bartender (uncredited)
Richard Nixon
Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
John Ratzenberger
Detective (uncredited)
John Sabol
Security Guard (uncredited)
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Trivia
The picture's closing epilogue states: "Andrew Daulton Lee was found guilty and sentenced to life imprisonment. Christopher Boyce was found guilty and sentenced to 40 years imprisonment".
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The full name of Daulton Lee (Sean Penn) was Andrew Daulton Lee.
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Debut produced screenplay of scriptwriter Steven Zaillian.
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Goofs
During the border crossing, a 1978-80 Buick Regal coupe is seen although the film took place between 1974-1977.
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The buttons of a cipher lock pressed by Boyce make DTMF (telephone touch-tone) sounds, but in reality they only click when pressed.
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In the beginning of Falcon and The Snowman, Dalton (Sean Penn) is talking to his attorney in a conference room. During the conference, Dalton's attorney refers to him as "Sean" during a heated discussion. The attorney says, "Sean" in a stern, attention getting voice.
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Quotes
Christopher Boyce: They're just as paranoid and dangerous as we are. I don't know why I ever thought any differently.
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Christopher Boyce: Can't you admit that just once, I was right about something?
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Daulton Lee: How many guys do you know who's best friend is also their priest?
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